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2021 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited vs. 2021 Volkswagen ID.4 Review

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2021 Jeep
Wrangler Unlimited

MSRP*: $32,400 to $73,500
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2021 Volkswagen
ID.4

MSRP*: $39,995 to $48,175
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Invoice* $31,815 to $69,390 $38,396 to $46,248
MPG - City 13 - 21 MPG 104 - 107 MPG
MPG - Hwy 17 - 24 MPG 89 - 91 MPG
Seating Capacity 5 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space 67.4 - 72.4 ft3 64.2 ft3
Engine Inline-4, V-6, V-8 201-hp, (electric), 295-hp, (electric)
Transmission Auto Manual, Manual Automatic
Drivetrain Four-wheel All-wheel, Rear-wheel
Horsepower 270 - 470 hp 201 - 295 hp
Towing Capacity 3,500 lbs 2,200 - 2,700 lbs
Exterior Length 188.4 in 180.5 in
Exterior Width 73.8 in 72.9 in
Leg Room Front 40.8 - 41.2 in
Rear 38.2 - 38.3 in
Front 41.1 in
Rear 37.6 in
Head Room Front 40.7 - 42.6 in
Rear 40.2 - 41.7 in
Front 41.1 in
Rear 38.4 in
Basic Warranty 3 years/36,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles

*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
Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited than in the Volkswagen ID.4. The Jeep Wrangler Unlimited offers just a little more front head- and legroom than the Volkswagen ID.4, making it a little more comfortable for the driver and front passenger.

Convenience
Due to the larger tank size and better fuel economy of the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited, you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Volkswagen ID.4.

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 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Volkswagen ID.4. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Destination Charge for the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited is much higher than that for the Volkswagen ID.4.

Dimensions
The Jeep Wrangler Unlimited is a little wider than the Volkswagen ID.4, so getting in and out of the car in a crowded parking lot may be a little more of a squeeze. For some people, bigger is better. If that's the case for you, then you'll be happier with the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited, which is slightly longer than the Volkswagen ID.4.

Handling
The Jeep Wrangler Unlimited has a significantly larger turning radius than the Volkswagen ID.4, making it much more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

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

Powertrain
With somewhat higher torque, the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Volkswagen ID.4.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited and the Volkswagen ID.4. The Jeep Wrangler Unlimited has a roomier cargo area for putting your bags or other items than the Volkswagen ID.4.

Warranty
The basic warranty of the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited is not as nearly as extensive as that of the Volkswagen ID.4.