Choosing the right Jeep for your lifestyle and budget is tough when there are so many options. Both the 2017 Jeep Cherokee and the 2017 Jeep Renegade are our best-selling models and we're here to help you choose between the two. We'll cover the engine specs and interior features that make these models stand out from the competition. If you're in the market for an athletic and stylish SUV, read on and choose between these two excellent options.
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|2017 Jeep Cherokee||vs||2017 Jeep Renegade|
|2.4-Liter I-4||Standard Engine||1.4-liter I-4|
|6-Speed Automatic||Standard Transmission||6-Speed Manual (Auto Available)|
When it comes to engine power, the Cherokee has more horsepower and the Renegade has a bit more torque. What that means is that the Cherokee feels a bit more powerful when you're driving faster or wanting to tow more, but that the Renegade still offers the quick take-off and responsive feeling experience. Fuel economy ratings are similar for the base trim of both the Renegade and the Cherokee with each achieving around 30 mpg on the highway and just over 20 mpg in the city.
Standard interior features that come with both the Cherokee and the Renegade include cloth seating for five passengers, a driver information center, and multiple 12V DC power outlets. The Cherokee has a few extra features that come standard which include heated front seats, LED taillights, ParkSense parking assist technology and cruise control. The Cherokee has 58.9 cubic feet of cargo space and the Renegade has 50.8 cubic feet of cargo space.