When you are in the market for a new vehicle, you might feel overwhelmed by all of the options available to you. That's why doing comparisons can be so helpful, because they allow you to put two similar models up side by side to examine their differences and determine which one will offer more of the features and capabilities you are looking for. This comparison looks at the base models of the 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee vs 2019 Chevrolet Traverse.
While the Chevy Traverse is available at a slightly lower price point and has slightly higher power numbers, the Jeep Grand Cherokee offers more convenience and comfort features, making it the better option overall for most consumers. Let's take a closer look at the key features and differences between these two models!
2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee
2019 Chevrolet Traverse
|3.6-liter V6||Engine||3.6-liter V6|
|3,500 Pounds||Maximum Trailer Weight||1,500 Pounds|
|Rear-Wheel Drive||Drivetrain||Front-Wheel Drive|
While the Jeep Grand Cherokee has a lower mpg estimate, it offers a larger fuel tank, allowing it to have a larger maximum driving range than the Traverse can. The Grand Cherokee gets 26 highway mpg, while the Traverse gets 27 highway mpg. However, the Grand Cherokee has a 24.6-gallon fuel tank, compared to a 19.4-gallon tank in the Traverse, meaning the Grand Cherokee can reach up to 639.6 miles in maximum driving range, while the Traverse has a maximum driving range of 523.8 miles.
The Jeep Grand Cherokee has a plethora of comfort and convenience features for passengers to enjoy. The Jeep Grand Cherokee has standard features like USB ports throughout the cabin, a proximity key, parking assist technology, a keyless access system and front fog lights. Available features on the Grand Cherokee include a built-in programmable garage door opener, a navigation system, heated front seats, a sunroof and a remote starting system. None of these features are offered on the base trim of the 2019 Chevy Traverse.
The 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee is available now at Palmen Motors. Browse our inventory and set up a test drive online today!