2020 Jeep Cherokee vs. 2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee

2020 Jeep Cherokee


2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee
$25,840 MSRP*

Starting Price

$34,000 MSRP*

Trim Levels

Uconnect® 4 with 7-inch touchscreen

Entertainment System

Uconnect® 4 with 7-inch touchscreen
3 engines

Engine Options

4 engines
9-speed automatic


8-speed automatic
4,500 pounds

Towing Capacity

7,200 pounds


If you’re looking for a stylish vehicle that can scale the Anderson backroads with ease, then the Jeep Cherokee and Jeep Grand Cherokee are both excellent choices for your next trip. To learn more about where you can get a Jeep Cherokee or Jeep Grand Cherokee, feel free to glance through our new Jeep inventory. Otherwise, we’ve got all the details on both models, from entertainment features to towing capacity, so you can choose which capable vehicle is the right fit for you.

Jeep Cherokee vs. Jeep Grand Cherokee: Trim Levels

We understand that Chico drivers love a variety of options. With the Cherokee and Grand Cherokee, you can choose from several different trim levels, each contributing their own level of performance on the road and off the road. Here are the different trim options available in both models:

2020 Jeep Cherokee: With a starting MSRP of $25,840, the Jeep Cherokee comes with 10 different trim options from which to choose:

  • Latitude
  • Upland
  • Latitude Plus
  • Altitude
  • Latitude LUX
  • Limited
  • North Edition
  • Trailhawk
  • High Altitude
  • Tralhawk Elite

2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee: The Jeep Grand Cherokee starts off at a $34,000 MSRP and comes in 12 different trim levels:

  • Laredo E
  • Upland
  • Altitude
  • North Edition
  • Limited
  • Limited X
  • Trailhawk
  • Overland
  • High Altitude
  • Summit
  • SRT
  • Trackhawk

Jeep Cherokee vs. Jeep Grand Cherokee: Interior Features

To make those long Red Bluff drives much more bearable, the Cherokee and Grand Cherokee both offer the same standard features but differ in interior size and dimensions. Here are the interior features of both models:

2020 Jeep Cherokee: 

  • Heated and ventilated front seats
  • Dual-pane panoramic sunroof
  • Uconnect touchscreen
  • Smartphone compatibility
  • Front/rear legroom: 41.1 inches/ 40.3 inches
  • Front/rear shoulder room: 57.6 inches/55.1 inches
  • Total passenger volume of 128 cubic feet
  • Interior cargo volume of 25.8 cubic feet

2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee: 

  • Dual-pane power sunroof
  • 19-speaker surround sound system
  • Harmon Kardon premium audio system
  • Apple CarPlay®
  • Uconnect touchscreen system
  • Front/rear legroom: 40.3 inches/38.6 inches
  • Front/rear shoulder room: 58.7 inches/ 58 inches
  • Total passenger volume of 105 cubic feet
  • Interior cargo volume of 68.3 cubic feet

For a little extra cargo space, the Jeep Grand Cherokee may be the better option. However, the Cherokee offers just a little bit more legroom for fellow passengers. For a little more wiggle room with your financing, our finance department can discuss your options no matter which Jeep you choose.

Jeep Cherokee vs. Jeep Grand Cherokee: Engine Capabilities

When it comes down to performance, there’s a reason the Jeep name stands out. See how the Cherokee and Grand Cherokee both deliver with a total of seven different engine options:

2020 Jeep Cherokee:

  • 2.4L Tigershark Multiair 2 Engine: 180 hp, 171 lb-ft of torque, and 2,000 pounds of towing capacity
  • 2.0L Turbo Engine: 270 hp, 295 lb-ft of torque, and 4,000 pounds of towing capacity
  • 3.2L Pentastar V6 Engine: 271 hp, 239 lb-ft of torque, and 4,500 pounds of towing capacity

2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee:

  • 3.6L Pentastar V6 Engine: 295 hp, 260 lb-ft of torque, and allows for 6,200 pounds of towing capacity
  • 5.7L Hemi V8 Engine: 360 hp, 390 lb-ft of torque, and 7,200 pounds of towing capacity
  • 6.4L SRT V8 Engine: 475 hp, 470 lb-ft of torque, and 7,200 pounds of towing capacity
  • Supercharged 6.2L V8 Engine: 707 hp, 645 lb-ft of torque, and 7,200 pounds of towing capacity

Find Your Perfect Jeep Cherokee or Grand Cherokee at SJ Denham Chrysler Jeep FIAT

Now that we’ve compared the Cherokee vs. Grand Cherokee, you can be readily equipped to choose your next Jeep at SJ Denham Chrysler Jeep FIAT. We’re located in Redding, but you can locate us online to browse our inventory and get the scoop on Grand Cherokee and Cherokee specialsContact us to find your perfect Jeep today, and take a look inside the Cherokee or Grand Cherokee!

*MSRP excludes destination, taxes, title and registration fees. Starting at price refers to the base model, optional equipment not included. A more expensive model may be shown. Pricing and offers may change at any time without notification. To get full pricing details, see your dealer.

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