4×4 and AWD Trucks and SUVs Offer Performance and Off-Roading Capabilities

October 20th, 2017 by

Performance SUVs and trucks are a wonderful thing. They offer drivers the space for cargo and passengers, and don’t sacrifice speed, style or capabilities to do it. With over seven brands at one location, Miami Lakes Automall has a large selection of performance SUVs and trucks.


The Ram 1500 Rebel has all the loved features of the 1500 like the powerful engine options, towing capacity (up to 10,620 pounds), but it comes standard with a 4×4 drivetrain, extra off-road features and it has a more rugged appearance. The Ram 1500 Rebel is available with a 305-horsepower 3.6-liter V6 engine or a powerful 5.7-liter HEMI V8 engine.

Off-road ready features include a class-exclusive active-level four-corner air suspension, 17-inch wheels, 9.3 inches of ground clearance, and 33-inch Toyo tires. The Ram 1500 Rebel also comes with some unique style features black interior with red accents, tire tread seat inserts and the aggressive RAM branded grille and tailgate. View our available Ram 1500 Rebel inventory .

The Ram 2500 Power Wagon is the heavy-duty truck version of the Ram 1500 Rebel! Stylish, powerful and off-road ready. The vehicle is powered with a 6.4-liter V8 HEMI engine that gets 410 horsepower, can tow up to 10,030. Off-road features include 33-inch Goodyear all-terrain tires, Bilstein gas-charged monotube shocks, hill descent control, and a 12,000-pound electric winch. The Ram 2500 Power Wagon also fas electronically locking front and rear axles and a electronically disconnecting front stabilizer bar. View our available Ram 2500 models .


FCA makes some pretty serious 4×4 and AWD performance vehicles, and the first one FCA introduced was the Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT . The Grand Cherokee SRT is equipped with a 6.4-liter V8 engine that produces 475 horsepower and 470 lb-ft of torque. The Grand Cherokee accelerates from 0-60 mph in 4.3 seconds and completes a quarter-mile in 12.8 seconds. Drivers love the Grand Cherokee because it isn’t just fast, it’s powerful and it has a maximum towing capacity of 7,200 pounds.

This model is also upgraded when it comes to style and tech. The Grand Cherokee SRT has an 8.4-inch touchscreen and the Uconnect 8.4 system includes SRT Performance Pages, which gives drivers performance insights and data. View our available Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT models .

For the 2018 model year, FCA introduced two new performance SUVs, the 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk and Dodge Durango SRT. Equipped with a 707-horsepower supercharged 6.2-liter HEMI V8 engine, the new 2018 Grand Cherokee Trackhawk is the fastest and most capable SUV on the market. The Grand Cherokee Trackhawk accelerates from 0-60 mph in just 3.5 seconds and finishes a quarter-mile in 11.3 seconds. 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk models should be available at Miami Lakes Automall in late-2017.


Buyers that like the power and performance of the Grand Cherokee SRT, but need more space for passengers and cargo may be interested in the new 2018 Dodge Durango SRT . Like the Grand Cherokee SRT, the 2018 Dodge Durango SRT is equipped with a 475-horsepower 6.4L HEMI SRT V8 engine, but it has three-rows and seating for seven passengers. The Durango SRT is equipped with an advanced all-wheel-drive system and it accelerates from 0-60 mph in 4.4 seconds and does a quarter-mile in 12.9 seconds. Apart from awesome track times and performance, the Durango SRT has an excellent towing capacity of 8,700 pounds.

The Durango SRT comes with plenty of performance features including Brembo brakes, an a T-handle shifter and a large touchscreen. Like the Grand Cherokee SRT, the Durango SRT is equipped with Uconnect 8.4 and features SRT Performance Pages. View 2018 Dodge Durango models .


This year, Chevy introduced a new performance special edition trim, the Rally Sport Truck (RST), to the Chevy Tahoe and Chevy Suburban lineups. The Tahoe and Suburban RST package adds a street performance look and has replaced many of the vehicle’s chrome accents with black or body-color accents. Both RST models ride on 22-inch wheels, and are equipped with a Borla performance exhaust system that provides an additional 7-10-horsepower to the rear wheels.

Additionally, the Chevy Tahoe RST is also available with a new performance package and buyers that want to add even more performance to their SUV can opt for the 420-horsepower 6.2L V8 engine. View our Chevy Tahoe and Chevy Suburban inventory .

Is that enough horsepower for you? Come by Miami Lakes Automall to test drive all of our performance SUV and truck models.

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