Compare the 2019 Jeep Cherokee vs. the 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee

When you're in search of an SUV near Waterbury, you have options. Especially when you opt to shop our new Jeep inventory. But finding the perfect Jeep model for your lifestyle needs may feel overwhelming when you see the variety of selection that you'll have to choose from.

We work hard to stock a vast inventory of new Jeep models, that way you don't have to settle when it comes time to buy. Part of that inventory includes the new 2019 Jeep Cherokee and 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee.

  • Up to 19 city / 26 highway mpg
  • 3,500 - 7,200 towing capacity
  • Fuel tank capacity of 24.6 gal
  • Seating for up to 5 passengers
  • Horsepower of 475-707 depending on engine
  • Up to 23 city / 31 highway mpg
  • 2,000 lb towing capacity
  • Fuel tank capacity of 15.8 gal
  • Seating for up to 5 passengers
  • Horsepower of 180-270 depending on engine

Comparison of 2019 Jeep Cherokee and 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee

At first glance, the difference between these two Jeep SUVs starts in their name. The 2019 Grand Cherokee is larger than the 2019 Cherokee. With more interior space, if you're someone who needs added passenger and cargo space, the Jeep Grand Cherokee is the vehicle to answer the call. If you are in search of a daily commuter, you're likely to appreciate the efficient attitude that the 2019 Jeep Cherokee boasts.

Interior Space & Comfort

Both the 2019 Jeep Cherokee and 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee offer plenty of room, although the Grand Cherokee does to a greater extent. Both vehicles seat up to five, making them extremely practical. The Grand Cherokee offers more passengers more room in addition to extra rear cargo space. If you're looking for the ultimate in comfort, both models can be had with premium features like leather-clad seating.

Other interior features that you're likely to enjoy about the Jeep Cherokee and Jeep Grand Cherokee include:

  • Available Heated Seating
  • Available Dual-Zone Automatic Climate Control
  • Available Heated Steering Wheel
  • Available Driver Seat Memory Settings

Performance & Capability

Depending on your driving style, both models offer meaningful power and performance. But they do differ in their available engine options. In the 2019 Cherokee you can opt for:

  • 2.4-liter Tigershark MultiAir 2, delivering 180 horsepower and 171 pound-feet of torque
  • 3.2-liter Pentastar V6, offering 271 horsepower and 239 pound-feet of torque
  • 2.0-liter Turbo, with 270 horsepower and 295 pound-feet of torque
As you can see, no matter your power needs, it's likely that the 2019 Jeep Cherokee has them covered.

For more power, look to the 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee near Hartford, CT. Under the hood of the Grand Cherokee, you can benefit from:

  • 3.6-liter Pentastar V6, generating 295 horsepower and 260 pound-feet of torque
  • 5.7-liter V8, producing 360 horsepower and 390 pound-feet of torque
  • 6.4-liter SRT V8, delivering 475 horsepower and 470 pound-feet of torque
  • Supercharged 6.2-liter V8, with 707 horsepower and 645 pound-feet of torque
With 707 available horsepower, when you need performance, you'll want to opt for a 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee. As far as capability, though, both models can be equipped to go just about anywhere. And, when it comes time to tow, the Cherokee is rated to tow 4,500 pounds and the Grand Cherokee can tow up to 7,200 pounds.

Tech & Infotainment

Plenty of tech can be had in the Grand Cherokee and the Cherokee. From infotainment to active safety, both models come out ahead, which is something that you and your passengers will enjoy. Whether you're interested in a 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee or another Jeep model like the 2019 Jeep Cherokee, our dealership has you covered.