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2018 Ford Flex vs. 2018 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Review

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Comfort
Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Ford Flex than in the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited. The Jeep Wrangler Unlimited offers just a little more front head- and legroom than the Ford Flex, offering the driver and front passenger a bit more room and comfort.

Convenience
The Jeep Wrangler Unlimited requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Ford Flex, making it more convenient to drive.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). Whether you pick the Ford Flex or the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited, it's going to cost you about the same. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Ford Flex carries a much lower Destination Charge than the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited.

Dimensions
Since the Ford Flex is much wider than the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the Ford Flex, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited.

Drivetrain
With similar torque, the Ford Flex and the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited are about even in transmitting their respective horsepower to the wheels.

Handling
The Ford Flex has the same turning radius as the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited, so they both maneuver the same in and out of tight spots.

Performance
In terms of towing capacity, the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited is clearly the choice over the Ford Flex for pulling heavy loads. In terms of horsepower, it's a virtual tie between the Ford Flex and the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited.

Utility
The Ford Flex offers greater seating capacity than the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. The Ford Flex has a roomier cargo area for putting your bags or other items than the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited.

Warranty
The Ford Flex comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited.

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Compare the 2018 Ford Flex and the 2018 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited.

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2018 Ford
Flex

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MSRP*: $30,285 - $43,295

2018 Jeep
Wrangler Unlimited

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MSRP*: $30,995 - $40,995
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City MPG: 15 - 16 17
Highway MPG: 21 - 23 N/A
Engine(s): V-6 V-6
Seating Capacity: 7 5
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Invoice*: $29,226 - $41,347 $30,426 - $39,006

Days On Lot: Comparing Ease of Negotiation

Days on Lot measures the average number of days a model sits on a dealer's lot before it's sold. This is one predictor of a dealer's willingness to negotiate.

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*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.