2019 Jeep Cherokee vs 2018 Toyota Highlander

When you are in the market for a new vehicle, you might feel overwhelmed by all of the options available, especially in the crossover SUV market. So many models appear similar on the surface, so it can be tough to decide which model is right for you. That's why doing comparisons can be so helpful, because it allows you to put two similar models up side by side to examine their differences and decide which one will offer more of the features and capabilities you are looking for! This comparison looks at the base models of the 2019 Jeep Cherokee vs 2018 Toyota Highlander.

While the Toyota Highlander offers seating for more passengers and has more cargo space inside, the Cherokee has more power capabilities, comfort and convenience features, all at a lower price point, making it the better option for most consumers. Let's take a closer look at some of the key features and differences between these two models!

2019 Jeep Cherokee


2018 Toyota Highlander

$23,995 Starting MSRP $31,030
25 MPG Combined MPG 22 MPG
2.4-liter I4/3.2-liter V6 Engine Options 2.7-liter I4
180 HP/271 HP Horsepower 185 Horsepower

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The 2019 Jeep Cherokee has plenty of power to get you from point A to point B with ease. It features a 9-speed automatic transmission with overdrive and auto-manual, providing a smooth, responsive ride. The Toyota Highlander comes standard with a 6-speed automatic transmission with overdrive and auto-manual. The Jeep Cherokee also comes standard with a compass and front fog lights, which are offered as upgradeable features on the Highlander.

The Jeep Cherokee has a variety of available features that drivers can upgrade to in order to customize their Cherokee. Available features include heated front seats, lumbar support for the driver, parking assist technology, a blind spot monitoring system, an engine block heater and a remote starting system. None of these features are offered on the base trim of the Toyota Highlander.

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