2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee vs. 2021 Dodge Durango

2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee vs. 2021 Dodge Durango
2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee

vs.

2021 Dodge Durango
$34,395 MSRP

Starting Price

$31,995 MSRP
3.6L V6

Base Engine

3.6L V6
7,200 pounds

Max Towing Capacity

8,700 lbs
189.3

Overall Vehicle Length

200.1
5

Seating Capacity

5 to 7
19 city/26 hwy MPG

EPA-Estimated Fuel Economy

19 city/26 hwy MPG

Whether you’re hitting the town or the trail, you need an SUV that can take you there with confidence. Both the Jeep Grand Cherokee and the Dodge Durango are gaining popularity with Anderson drivers, and it’s easy to see why when you take a look at the specs. But that leaves you with a tough choice: Durango or Grand Cherokee? 

Below, the team at SJ Denham Chrysler Jeep FIAT compares the Jeep Grand Cherokee vs. Dodge Durango head-to-head to help you decide. See how these two rivals stack up in terms of pricing, performance, and cabin dimensions — and then schedule a test drive with a new Grand Cherokee on our lot in Redding!

Jeep Grand Cherokee vs. Dodge Durango: Price Range

Having trouble deciding between the Durango or Grand Cherokee? Price points are a good place to start, but MSRP alone can’t tell you whether a car can meet your needs. Explore the Grand Cherokee and Durango price below, and keep reading to find out what each SUV can do for your Chico drives:

2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee Price by Trim Level

  • Grand Cherokee Standard Laredo E – $34,395 MSRP
  • Grand Cherokee Upgraded Trackhawk® – $88,115 MSRP

2021 Dodge Durango Price by Trim Level

  • Durango Standard SXT – $33,090 MSRP
  • Durango Upgraded SRT Hellcat – $80,995 MSRP

Jeep Grand Cherokee vs. Dodge Durango: Performance 

Whether you opt for the Durango or Grand Cherokee, you’ll enjoy superb performance on and off the road. Still, there are a few differences to keep in mind as you make the call. Here’s what you can expect from the Jeep Grand Cherokee vs. Dodge Durango engines:

2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee

  • Base 3.6L V6 engine
  • Available Supercharged 6.2L V8 engine
  • Up to 19 city/26 highway MPG
  • Max towing capacity of 7,200 pounds

2021 Dodge Durango

  • Base 3.6L V6 engine
  • Available Supercharged 6.2L V8 engine
  • Up to 19 city/26 highway MPG
  • Max towing capacity of 8,700 pounds

Jeep Grand Cherokee vs. Dodge Durango: Dimensions

Choosing between the Durango or Grand Cherokee may come down to the dimensions, whether inside the cabin or the size of the vehicle itself. Slightly more compact at a length of 189.3 to 200.1 inches, the Grand Cherokee will be more agile in Red Bluff traffic. On the other hand, the Durango SUV’s 200.1-inch length can accommodate an optional third row.

2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee

  • Overall Vehicle Length – 189.3 inches
  • 1st/2nd-row Headroom – 39.9/39.2 inches
  • 1st/2nd-row Legroom – 40.3/38.6 inches
  • 1st/2nd-row Shoulder Room – 58.7/58.0 inches
  • 1st/2nd-row Hiproom – 57.0/56.2 inches
  • Seating Capacity – 5 passengers
  • Passenger Volume – 105.4 cubic feet
  • Max Cargo Space – 68.3 cubic feet

2021 Dodge Durango

  • Overall Vehicle Length – 200.1 inches
  • 1st/2nd/3rd-row Headroom – 39.9/39.8/37.8 inches
  • 1st/2nd/3rd-row Legroom – 40.3/38.6/33.5 inches
  • 1st/2nd/3rd-row Shoulder Room – 58.5/57.7/50.4 inches
  • 1st/2nd/3rd-row Hiproom – 57.0/55.5/42.4 inches
  • Seating Capacity – 5 to 7 passengers
  • Passenger Volume – 106.0 cubic feet
  • Max Cargo Space – 85.1 cubic feet

Test Drive a New Grand Cherokee for Sale in Redding 

Still deciding between the Durango or Grand Cherokee? Reach out to our team or visit us in Redding to learn more about the Jeep SUV lineup. Or get started from home with an online financing application today! 

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