Which Jeep® Cherokee Is Right for Me?

September 17th, 2021 by

Two Jeeps side by side

If you’re looking for an SUV, you’ll probably consider Jeep®. Your next decision will be: which model? Jeep offers the Jeep Cherokee, the Grand Cherokee and the all-new Grand Cherokee L.

Drivers love the popular Jeep Cherokee and Grand Cherokee. Not many cars have such a devoted group of customers.

Jeep also is the most awarded SUV brand, and with the purchase or lease of any 2021 Jeep brand vehicle, you’re automatically enrolled in the Jeep Wave Customer Care program, which provides (at no additional cost) worry-free maintenance and dedicated 24/7 support.

There’s a lot to consider: the Jeep Cherokee vs the Jeep Grand Cherokee and the Grand Cherokee vs the Grand Cherokee L. They’re all great SUVs, but one is right for you.

So, ask yourself: which model of Jeep Cherokee is the best for me?

Jeep Cherokee

If you want a Jeep Cherokee, the base model offers many benefits.

Jeep Cherokee

Safety: The 2021 model sets high standards for safety and security features. It comes equipped with:

  • Blind Spot Monitoring
  • Full-Speed Forward Collision Warning with Active Braking
  • LaneSense® Lane Departure Warning System
  • Electronic Stability Control

Style: The Jeep Cherokee’s contemporary design features the iconic seven-slot grille and LED headlamps. You’ll have options for leather, including an upgrade to the 2021 Jeep Cherokee Latitude Lux, featuring heated Nappa leather-trimmed front seats, premium wrapped steering wheel and leather-wrapped shift knob.

Performance: How much can a Jeep Cherokee tow? This rugged model has a maximum towing capacity of up to 4,500 pounds, when properly equipped.

Technology: Jeep Cherokee is available with Uconnect® 4C NAV, an 8.4-inch touchscreen and command center.

If you’re wondering: is Jeep Cherokee a good car, you should know you have more than 80 standard and available safety features. Plus, you’ll be part of the Most Valuable Customer Care Program in America. (Non-luxury brands. Based on average Mopar Dealer costs of services covered.)

Jeep Grand Cherokee

The Jeep Cherokee is the most awarded SUV ever.* (*It has been awarded more in its lifetime than any SUV.) When you consider the Jeep Cherokee vs the Jeep Grand Cherokee, you get a higher towing capacity and options for added features.

Jeep Grand Cherokee

Safety: The 2021 Grand Cherokee offers more than 70 standard and available advanced technologies. ProTech I is standard with all Grand Cherokee models and includes:

  • Blind Spot Monitoring with Rear Cross Path Detection
  • ParkSense® Rear Park Assist
  • ParkView® Rear Back Up Camera
  • Seven airbags and a chassis of high-strength steel

Style: The Jeep Grand Cherokee combines rugged, off-road ability and luxurious style, with available premium finishes, wood trim and available Sun and Sound package (which combines the CommandView® Dual-Panel Panoramic Sunroof and nine-speaker Alpine® Premium Audio System).

Performance: What is the difference between a Jeep Cherokee and a Jeep Grand Cherokee? Towing capacity is one difference. Grand Cherokees can tow up to 7,200 pounds. The Grand Cherokee offers the Trackhawk® with a 6.2L V8 engine. The Grand Cherokee SRT® boasts a 6.4L V8 engine with drive modes for auto, sport, track, snow and tow.

Technology: The Grand Cherokee offers available advanced Uconnect® and other exciting available tech options. There’s even a great, work-from-anywhere feature, 4G LTE Wi-Fi Hotspot.

Jeep Grand Cherokee L

Is the Jeep Grand Cherokee L available? The answer is yes! Drivers are excited about this all-new offering from Jeep.

This is a roomy SUV. How much longer is the Jeep Grand Cherokee L? The total length is 204.9 inches, compared to the Grand Cherokee, which is 189.8 inches long.

Jeep Grand Cherokee L

Safety: The Grand Cherokee L has an amazing 110 standard and available advanced technologies. It has all of the safety features you would expect and more. You also have the option to add:

  • Available Intersection Collision Assist: provides audible and visual alerts
  • Available Heads-Up Display: full-color, 10-inch Heads-Up Display projects turn-by-turn navigation, speed and more – on your windshield
  • Available Night Vision Camera: uses thermographic technology and infrared sensors to scan up to 100 yards ahead

Style: Enjoy a premium cabin with the first-ever third-row Jeep Grand Cherokee L. You can have available interior ambient LED lighting and available 16-way adjustable seats with memory and massage.

Performance: The Grand Cherokee L has a towing capacity of 7,200 pounds. It has the available Selec-Terrain® Traction Management System with five modes.

Technology: The Grand Cherokee L is top-of-the-line technology. With Uconnect® and the Jeep app on your smartphone, you have access to the most services. The available 10.1-inch touchscreen gives you personalization for up to five users.

What is the difference between a Jeep Grand Cherokee and the Jeep Grand Cherokee L? Along with top-of-the-line amenities, the Grand Cherokee L has up to 84+ cubic feet of cargo room. Sit seven passengers comfortably, with multiple seating configurations.

Come Find Your Jeep Cherokee, Jeep Grand Cherokee or Jeep Grand Cherokee L

So, what’s the best Jeep Cherokee to buy? Depending on your needs, you’ll find your perfect fit. The best way to compare is to stop in, see the Jeep Cherokees and talk to the Progressive Jeep sales team. Contact us to learn more or visit us in Massillon.

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