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2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee vs. 2017 Toyota Highlander Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
The Jeep Grand Cherokee offers rear passengers about the same room to stretch out as the Toyota Highlander, with comparable head- and legroom. The Toyota Highlander will be a hit with tall drivers and their front seat passengers, since it has greater front head- and legroom than the Jeep Grand Cherokee.

Convenience
The Jeep Grand Cherokee requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Toyota Highlander, 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). The Jeep Grand Cherokee is somewhat more expensive than the Toyota Highlander. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Jeep Grand Cherokee will cost more in terms of transportation costs than the Toyota Highlander.

Dimensions
The Jeep Grand Cherokee is about the same width as the Toyota Highlander. When looking at overall length, the Jeep Grand Cherokee takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Toyota Highlander.

Drivetrain
With similar torque, the Jeep Grand Cherokee and the Toyota Highlander are about even in transmitting their respective horsepower to the wheels.

Handling
The Jeep Grand Cherokee has a smaller turning radius than the Toyota Highlander, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
In terms of towing capacity, the Toyota Highlander is clearly the choice over the Jeep Grand Cherokee for pulling heavy loads. In terms of horsepower, it's a virtual tie between the Jeep Grand Cherokee and the Toyota Highlander.

Utility
Soccer Moms beware - the Jeep Grand Cherokee seats a lot fewer people than the Toyota Highlander. The Jeep Grand Cherokee has significantly less cargo capacity than the Toyota Highlander.

Warranty
The Jeep Grand Cherokee comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Toyota Highlander.

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2017 Jeep
Grand Cherokee

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MSRP*: $30,395 - $66,895

2017 Toyota
Highlander

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MSRP*: $30,630 - $46,260
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City MPG: 13 - 19 19 - 21
Highway MPG: 19 - 26 24 - 27
Engine(s): V-6, V-8 Inline-4, V-6
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 7 - 8
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $30,270 - $64,199 $27,965 - $42,236

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*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.