DETROIT – That thing got a Hemi? Unless you ask, you may never know when it comes to the all-new ’11 Jeep Grand Cherokee midsize SUV. In a bid to ensure its new 3.6L Pentastar V-6 engine captures the spotlight, Ward’s learns Chrysler Group LLC is leaving the vaunted Hemi badge off Grand Cherokees equipped with the optional V-8. But the move is not an indictment of the Hemi, a Chrysler insider says, pointing to the mix planned for the redesigned SUV launching here at the auto maker’s ...

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