2021 Jeep Cherokee vs. 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee

2021 Jeep Cherokee vs. 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee

2021 Jeep Cherokee


2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee


Starting Price

2.4L I-4 Tigershark

Base Engine

3.6L Pentastar V6
180 to 271 hp


295 to 707 hp
2,000 to 4,500 lbs

Towing Capacity

3,500 to 7,200 lbs
128 cu-ft

Passenger Volume

105 cu-ft
54.7 cu-ft

Max Cargo Volume

22 city / 31 hwy

EPA-Estimated MPG

19 city / 26 hwy

Looking for the perfect SUV around Appleton for your unique needs? The new Jeep Cherokee and Grand Cherokee are both compelling choices, but they do have some key differences between them. Learn more about how the Cherokee vs. Grand Cherokee compare below with the experts from Vande Hey Brantmeier. If you have any questions along the way, just contact us!

2021 Cherokee vs. Grand Cherokee: Pricing

When comparing the Jeep Cherokee vs. Jeep Grand Cherokee, you’ll find that the former SUV is more value-oriented and the latter is more filled with premium features. That makes either a good choice for Green Bay drivers, depending on their needs. Both SUVs offer seating for five passengers and estimable off-road abilities. Here’s how each model lineup is priced.

2021 Jeep Cherokee Price by Trim Level

  • Cherokee Latitude Price: MSRP $26,535
  • Cherokee Latitude Plus Price: MSRP $28,605
  • Cherokee Altitude Price: MSRP $30,045
  • Cherokee Latitude Lux Price: MSRP $30,125
  • Cherokee Limited 4×4 Price: MSRP $35,775
  • Cherokee Trailhawk® Price: MSRP $35,575

2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee Price by Trim Level

  • Grand Cherokee Laredo E Price: MSRP $34,200
  • Grand Cherokee Laredo X Price: MSRP $37, 745
  • Grand Cherokee Limited Price: MSRP $40,400
  • Grand Cherokee Trailhawk® Price: MSRP $45,600
  • Grand Cherokee Overland Price: MSRP $46,940
  • Grand Cherokee High Altitude Price: MSRP $49,885
  • Grand Cherokee Summit Price: MSRP $53,290
  • Grand Cherokee SRT® Price: MSRP $69,390
  • Grand Cherokee Trackhawk Price: MSRP $87,895

As you can plainly see, the Grand Cherokee is available in many more trim levels than the Jeep Cherokee, which makes it ideal for the discerning Manitowoc SUV buyer who doesn’t mind paying a premium to get exactly what they want. From the racy Trackhawk trim to the opulent Overland, there’s a perfect Grand Cherokee model for everyone. Likewise, the Cherokee model lineup offers plenty of compelling choices, among them the well-appointed Latitude Plus trim and the off-road-ready Trailhawk®.

Power and Capability

Choose the Jeep Cherokee and you’ll be able to tow up to 4,500 pounds. The Cherokee also offers up to 22 mpg in the city and 31 mpg on the highway.

Upgrade to the Grand Cherokee and you’ll get 19 mpg in the city and 26 mpg on the highway, but even the entry-level Laredo E will let you tow up to 3,500 pounds, and you can tow up to 7,200 pounds with the SRT® and Trackhawk trims.

Curious to learn more about the Cherokee vs. Grand Cherokee with regard to performance? See how these SUVs’s engine options stack up:

2021 Jeep Cherokee Engine Options

  • 180-hp 2.4L I-4 engine
  • 270-hp 2.0L Turbo 4-Cylinder with ESS
  • 271-hp 3.2L Pentastar V6 with ESS

2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee Engine Options

  • 295-hp 3.6L Pentastar V6 with Variable-Valve Timing (VVT)
  • 360-hp 5.7L V8 with Fuel Saver and VVT
  • 475-hp 6.4L V8 SRT® with Fuel Saver
  • 707-hp 6.2L Supercharged V8

Lease or Finance Your Next Jeep with Vande Hey Brantmeier

Ready to step into a new Jeep Cherokee or Grand Cherokee today in Chilton? We have plenty in-stock today! Browse our new Jeep inventory online to find yours, or get in touch with us for additional information. Then, when you’re ready, apply for financing online so you can drive home in the Jeep of your dreams!

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