2022 Jeep Grand Cherokee L vs. 2022 Lexus RX 450hL | NewCars.com

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2022 Jeep Grand Cherokee L vs. 2022 Lexus RX 450hL Review

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2022 Jeep
Grand Cherokee L

MSRP*: $40,325 to $62,300
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2022 Lexus
RX 450hL

MSRP*: $52,110 to $58,110
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MPG - City 18 - 19 MPG 29 MPG
MPG - Hwy 25 - 26 MPG Info not available
Seating Capacity 6 - 7 seats 6 seats
Cargo Space 84.6 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)
  • 308-hp, 3.5-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Gas/Electric Hybrid)
Transmission 8-Speed A/T Continuously Variable
Drivetrain Four Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Horsepower 293 hp 308 hp
Towing Capacity 6,200 lbs Info not available
Exterior Length 204.9 in 196.9 in
Exterior Width 77.9 in 74.6 in
Leg Room Front 41.3 in
Rear 39.4 in
Front 41.4 in
Rear 30.9 in
Head Room Front 39.8 in
Rear 39.9 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 L than in the Lexus RX 450hL. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between front seat comfort in the Jeep Grand Cherokee L and the Lexus RX 450hL.

Convenience
The Jeep Grand Cherokee L requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Lexus RX 450hL, 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 L will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Lexus RX 450hL.

Dimensions
Since the Jeep Grand Cherokee L is much wider than the Lexus RX 450hL, 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 L, which is slightly longer than the Lexus RX 450hL.

Handling
The Jeep Grand Cherokee L has a significantly smaller turning radius than the Lexus RX 450hL, allowing you to much more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
The Jeep Grand Cherokee L has a little less horsepower than the Lexus RX 450hL.

Powertrain
With somewhat higher torque, the Jeep Grand Cherokee L transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Lexus RX 450hL.

Utility
The Jeep Grand Cherokee L offers greater seating capacity than the Lexus RX 450hL, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. With the Jeep Grand Cherokee L, you'll be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Lexus RX 450hL.