Drivers that are in the market for a new SUV model know how overwhelming it can be trying to sift through all of the SUVs out there to find one that fits your wants and needs. That's why checking out comparisons can be helpful, because it gives you a closer look at two models side by side so that you can figure out which one offers more of the features and capabilities you are looking for. This comparison looks at the base models of the 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee vs 2018 Toyota 4Runner.
The Grand Cherokee and the Toyota 4Runner are both great options for people looking for off-road capability, a spacious interior and plenty of power under the hood. However, the Grand Cherokee is offered at a lower starting price point, and it offers passengers more space to stretch out and has more comfort and convenience features. Let's take a closer look at the key features and differences between the Grand Cherokee and the Toyota 4Runner!
2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee
2018 Toyota 4Runner
|3.6-liter V6||Engine||4.0-liter V6|
|295 Horsepower||Horsepower||270 Horsepower|
|5 Passengers||Seating Capacity||5-7 Passengers|
The 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee offers drivers a responsive driving experience. It comes standard with an 8-speed automatic transmission with overdrive and auto-manual, which the 4Runner's 5-speed automatic with overdrive and auto-manual can't match. While the 4Runner does offer more seats for passengers, reaching up to seven passengers compared to five in the Grand Cherokee, the Grand Cherokee has a more spacious passenger area, with 105 cubic feet of volume for passengers to enjoy versus 97 cubic feet of passenger volume in the 4Runner.
The Grand Cherokee gets up to 21 combined mpg, which is slightly more than the 4Runner, which offers up to 19 combined mpg. The Grand Cherokee also offers a variety of convenience features like a standard compass, USB ports, proximity key, parking assist technology, a keyless access system and dual-zone front automatic climate control. It also has an available navigation system, sunroof and engine block heater. Of these features, the 4Runner only offers an available navigation system and doesn't give drivers the option to include the other listed features.
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