2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee vs. 2019 Ford Explorer Comparison

Are you in the market for a new SUV, but don't know which model best fits your needs? Consider two popular models: the 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee and Ford Explorer. These vehicles provide top-notch performance and amenities, but only one is right for your lifestyle. Continue reading to learn more, or browse the Grand Cherokee hub to get more information on this vehicle exclusively. Don't forget to check out the new vehicle inventory at our Jeep dealership in Morris, IL for available trims.

We will be looking at the 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited X, starting at $43,845 MSRP, and 2019 Ford Explorer Limited, starting at $42,765 MSRP.

Engine & Towing

Both vehicles are equipped with powerful engines, but their abilities are slightly different. The Jeep Grand Cherokee has the 295-HP 3.6L Pentastar® V6 while the Ford Explorer comes with the 280-HP 2.3L I-4 engine. Additionally, the Jeep Grand Cherokee is equipped with an 8-speed automatic transmission while the Explorer only has a 6-speed automatic transmission. Both vehicles are available with a 4x2 or 4x4 drivetrain depending on your driving needs.

2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee vs. 2019 Ford Explorer Engine & Towing

Safety & Technology Features

You and your passengers' safety is highly important, so you'll feel ultimate peace of mind knowing the 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee and Ford Explorer will keep you secure. Features like Blind Spot Information and Cross-Path Detection can be found on both models, but there are some differences as well. LaneSense® Lane Departure Warning Plus and Parallel and Perpendicular Park-Assist are only optional on the Grand Cherokee.

Technology-wise, the 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee is much more generous in its offerings. You'll get the Uconnect® 4C NAV with 8.4-in. touchscreen infotainment system, which comes with Apple CarPlay™, Android Auto™, and navigation with 3D graphics.

Interior & Exterior Features

When it comes to design, the 2019 Grand Cherokee has many more advantages. The 20-in. low gloss granite crystal wheels, granite crystal exterior accents, distinctive Limted X badging, and modified SRT® hood give the Grand Cherokee an elegant yet aggressive silhouette. Inside, you'll find a totally black interior with liquid titanium finishes and unique Heritage seats.

2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee vs. 2019 Ford Explorer Comparison

Schedule a 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee Test Drive Today!

Get behind the wheel of the new Grand Cherokee when you schedule a test drive at our Jeep dealership in Morris, IL. For more information, contact the Greenway Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram team by sending a message or calling (815) 942-3400.

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