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2021 Dodge Durango vs. 2021 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe Review

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2021 Dodge
Durango

MSRP*: $32,570 to $80,995
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2021 Jeep
Wrangler Unlimited 4xe

MSRP*: $49,805 to $53,505
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Invoice* $32,203 to $78,416 $47,951 to $51,436
MPG - City 12 - 19 MPG Info not available
MPG - Hwy 17 - 26 MPG Info not available
Seating Capacity 6 - 7 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space 85.1 ft3 67.4 ft3
Engine V-6, V-8 Inline-4
Transmission Auto Manual Auto Manual
Drivetrain All-wheel, Rear-wheel Four-wheel
Horsepower 293 - 710 hp 270 hp
Towing Capacity 6,200 - 8,700 lbs 3,500 lbs
Exterior Length 200.1 - 200.8 in 188.4 in
Exterior Width 75.7 - 76.4 in 73.8 in
Leg Room Front 40.3 in
Rear 38.6 in
Front 40.8 in
Rear 38.2 in
Head Room Front 39.9 in
Rear 39.8 in
Front 42.8 in
Rear 42.6 in
Basic Warranty 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** **** Info not available
Frontal Crash Rating** **** Info not available
Side Crash Rating** ***** Info not available

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*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.

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the backseat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe than in the Dodge Durango, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe will be a hit with tall drivers and their front seat passengers, since it has greater front head- and legroom than the Dodge Durango.

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). When looking only at MSRP, the Dodge Durango will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. Both the Dodge Durango and the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the Dodge Durango is much wider than the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the Dodge Durango, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe.

Handling
The Dodge Durango has a larger turning radius than the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the Dodge Durango is clearly the choice over the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe for pulling heavy loads. When it comes to horsepower, the Dodge Durango greatly out-muscles the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe.

Powertrain
With its lower torque engine, the Dodge Durango doesn't do as good a job transmitting power to its wheels as the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe.

Utility
The Dodge Durango offers greater seating capacity than the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. With the Dodge Durango, you'll be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe.

Warranty
The Dodge Durango comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe.