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      06-29-2010, 12:28 PM   #1
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Thumbs up 2011 550i F10 vs Grand Cherokee SRT8 [video]

BMW 550i F10 vs. Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8

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The 550i is bone stock and with about 200 miles.

The Jeep has Diablo Predator Tune, Borla S-type exhaust, B Woody intake, and oil catch can.
Guess who wins?

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      06-29-2010, 01:02 PM   #2
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Wow, thats awesome! An SRT Jeep is no easy kill, the 550 is a rocket!

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      06-29-2010, 01:14 PM   #3
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wow that 550 takes offf
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Holy fuck! I just remind myself that the new 5er has a 420hp + V8 and things make a little more sense to me. I know how excellent BMW is with power delivery, as i barely struggle with the worlds best 2 liter engine in my 320i lol im still smoking subaru's with god knows what in their engine bays. BMW's specs are one thing on paper, but they bring that power to the wheels with excellence, no matter which model it is.
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      06-29-2010, 01:26 PM   #5
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wow, total pwn.
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Wow, thats awesome! An SRT Jeep is no easy kill, the 550 is a rocket!

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Is anyone surprised?
Totally agree, I would expect the 550 to win this easily!
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      06-29-2010, 01:52 PM   #9
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Ohhh The very quickly.
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Damn that's one fast car!!!
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Holy fuck! I just remind myself that the new 5er has a 420hp + V8 and things make a little more sense to me. I know how excellent BMW is with power delivery, BMW's specs are one thing on paper, but they bring that power to the wheels with excellence, no matter which model it is.
you have to drive it to appreciate it . I test drove 550, and it was an instant love
Makes me think: with that much Horses, who needs an M5?
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      06-29-2010, 02:23 PM   #12
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Damn.... My Neigbor who lives several homes down the street starts up their SRT8 Jeep everyday and I swear it shakes the earth. That was awesome to see it go down by the 5er..... Nice
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Sniff, Sniff ... Wait ... Is that bacon?

Pork on a BBQ?

Oh shoot, it's somebody's big f*t ass! getting smoked & handed to them

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      06-29-2010, 02:51 PM   #14
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Damn, that thing picks up like a beast
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I drove the 550i at a BMW Ultimate Drive event. It takes off like a rocket. Crazy fast. The new M5 will be absolutely nuts if it has another 100-120 hp on top of the 550i yet.
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      06-29-2010, 03:57 PM   #17
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Not too surprised. I have a tuned 335i that will do same thing to an SRT8, so go figure.
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you have to drive it to appreciate it . I test drove 550, and it was an instant love
Makes me think: with that much Horses, who needs an M5?
i do
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      06-29-2010, 04:28 PM   #19
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WOW.. 550 is a beast..
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      06-29-2010, 04:33 PM   #20
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Not too surprised. I have a tuned 335i that will do same thing to an SRT8, so go figure.
yeah, but the keywords here are "stock", "5 series" and "4300 lb" here
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Only 200 miles on the 550? So much for the break-in period.
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