2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee vs. 2021 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe | NewCars.com

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2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee vs. 2021 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe Review

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2021 Jeep
Grand Cherokee

MSRP*: $33,120 to $88,445
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2021 Jeep
Wrangler Unlimited 4xe

MSRP*: $49,805 to $53,505
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Invoice* $32,789 to $84,523 $47,951 to $51,436
MPG - City 11 - 19 MPG Info not available
MPG - Hwy 17 - 26 MPG Info not available
Seating Capacity 5 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space 68.3 ft3 67.4 ft3
Engine V-6, V-8 Inline-4
Transmission Auto Manual Auto Manual
Drivetrain Four-wheel, Rear-wheel Four-wheel
Horsepower 293 - 707 hp 270 hp
Towing Capacity 3,500 - 7,200 lbs 3,500 lbs
Exterior Length 189.3 - 191.3 in 188.4 in
Exterior Width 76.5 - 77.1 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 39.2 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 Jeep Grand Cherokee, 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 Jeep Grand Cherokee.

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 Jeep Grand Cherokee or the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe, 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. Both the Jeep Grand Cherokee and the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the Jeep Grand Cherokee is much wider than the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. When looking at overall length, the Jeep Grand Cherokee takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe.

Handling
The Jeep Grand Cherokee has a smaller turning radius than the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

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

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

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Jeep Grand Cherokee and the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe. You'll be able to fit about the same amount of groceries in the Jeep Grand Cherokee as you will in the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe.

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