2022 Jeep Grand Cherokee vs. 2021 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe | NewCars.com

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2022 Jeep Grand Cherokee vs. 2021 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe Review

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2022 Jeep
Grand Cherokee

MSRP*: $38,325 to $60,300
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Picture of the 2021 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe

2021 Jeep
Wrangler Unlimited 4xe

MSRP*: $51,525 to $55,225
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MPG - City 19 MPG Info not available
MPG - Hwy 26 MPG Info not available
Seating Capacity 5 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space 70.8 ft3 67.4 ft3
Engine
  • 293-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 357-hp, 5.7-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 375-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Plug-In Electric/Gas)
Transmission 8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T
Drivetrain Four Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive
Horsepower 293 hp 375 hp
Towing Capacity 6,200 lbs 3,500 lbs
Exterior Length 193.5 in 188.4 in
Exterior Width 77.5 in 73.8 in
Leg Room Front 41.3 in
Rear 38.2 in
Front 40.8 in
Rear 38.2 in
Head Room Front 39.9 in
Rear 39.4 in
Front 40.7 - 42.8 in
Rear 40.2 - 42.6 in

*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 back seat may find themselves a little more cramped in the Jeep Grand Cherokee than the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between front seat comfort in the Jeep Grand Cherokee and the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe.

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 Grand Cherokee will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe.

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. For some people, bigger is better. If that's the case for you, then you'll be happier with the Jeep Grand Cherokee, which is slightly longer than 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 has a lot less horsepower than the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe.

Powertrain
The Jeep Grand Cherokee has much lower torque than the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

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. The Jeep Grand Cherokee has a roomier cargo area for putting your bags or other items than the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe.