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2022 Jeep Grand Cherokee vs. 2022 Lexus RX 350L Review

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2022 Jeep
Grand Cherokee

MSRP*: $38,325 to $60,300
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2022 Lexus
RX 350L

MSRP*: $48,750 to $56,150
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MPG - City 19 MPG 18 - 19 MPG
MPG - Hwy 26 MPG 25 - 26 MPG
Seating Capacity 5 seats 6 seats
Cargo Space 70.8 ft3 34.1 ft3
Engine
  • 293-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 357-hp, 5.7-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 290-hp, 3.5-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission 8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T
Drivetrain Four Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive, Front Wheel Drive
Horsepower 293 hp 290 hp
Towing Capacity 6,200 lbs Info not available
Exterior Length 193.5 in 196.9 in
Exterior Width 77.5 in 74.6 in
Leg Room Front 41.3 in
Rear 38.2 in
Front 41.4 in
Rear 30.9 in
Head Room Front 39.9 in
Rear 39.4 in
Front 38.7 - 39.8 in
Rear 37.9 - 38.5 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
Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Jeep Grand Cherokee than in the Lexus RX 350L. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between front seat comfort in the Jeep Grand Cherokee and the Lexus RX 350L.

Convenience
The Jeep Grand Cherokee requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Lexus RX 350L, 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). When looking only at MSRP, the Jeep Grand Cherokee will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Lexus RX 350L.

Dimensions
Since the Jeep Grand Cherokee is much wider than the Lexus RX 350L, 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 Lexus RX 350L.

Handling
The Jeep Grand Cherokee has a significantly smaller turning radius than the Lexus RX 350L, allowing you to much more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
In terms of horsepower, it's a virtual tie between the Jeep Grand Cherokee and the Lexus RX 350L.

Powertrain
With similar torque, the Jeep Grand Cherokee and the Lexus RX 350L are about even in transmitting their respective horsepower to the wheels.

Utility
The Jeep Grand Cherokee has less seating than the Lexus RX 350L, making the Lexus RX 350L the better choice, if you need to chauffeur many passengers. With the Jeep Grand Cherokee, you'll be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Lexus RX 350L.