Sport utility vehicles combine the best parts of athletic performance and fuel efficiency to make an SUV that is more affordable for the daily commute, but doesn't completely sacrifice the confident style and performance. The 2017 Jeep Cherokee is one of the most popular vehicles on our lot, and it's got a lot to do with the Jeep legacy and modern features that make this SUV the perfect mixture of form and function. Today we're comparing the 2017 Jeep Cherokee and 2017 Mazda CX-5 to showcase the differences in engine performance and interior features that come standard on the base trim.
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|2017 Jeep Cherokee||VS||2017 Mazda CX-5|
|2.4-Liter I-4||Standard Engine||2.5-Liter I-4|
|9-Speed Automatic||Standard Transmission||6-Speed Automatic|
|Standard||Parking Assist Technology||Optional|
Both the 2017 Cherokee and the 2017 CX-5 come with a standard four-cylinder engine that produces over 180 horsepower and over 170 lb-ft of torque. Those specs, combined with up to 30 mpg on the highway, give these SUVs a reason to shine. The 2017 Cherokee, however, has standard ParkSense parking assist technology and just over 58 cubic feet of maximum cargo space available for added confidence and versatility on the road.
When it comes to interior features, you won't feel like you're missing out in either the 2017 Cherokee or the 2017 Mazda CX-5. The base trim comes with exciting technology that includes Bluetooth compatibility for connecting your smartphone to make hands-free phone calls or play your favorite music. The 2017 Jeep Cherokee also comes with standard heated front seats, a digital driver information center, and three 12V DC power outlets.