2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee vs. Ford Explorer

Jeep Grand Cherokee vs. Ford Explorer
2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee

vs.

2021 Ford Explorer
$34,220

Starting MSRP

$32,450
11

Trim Levels

5
3.6L V6

Base Engine

2.3L EcoBoost I-4
293 hp

Base Horsepower

300 hp
707 hp

Maximum Horsepower

400 hp

Which is better, the Ford Explorer or Grand Cherokee? We think the Jeep Grand Cherokee is the far superior SUV and belongs in every Anderson driveway. To prove it to you, we’ve put together the detailed Jeep Grand Cherokee vs. Ford Explorer comparison.

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    Jeep Grand Cherokee vs. Ford Explorer – Power and Performance

    Which has more power under the hood, the Explorer or Grand Cherokee? The base engines for both produce a similar amount of power, but the Jeep Grand Cherokee allows you to upgrade to a supercharged V8 engine. That engine churns out more horsepower and provides a higher towing capacity than you’ll ever get from the Ford Explorer. Here are the numbers of the Jeep Grand Cherokee vs. Ford Explorer engine specs:

    2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee Engine Specs

    • Most Powerful Engine – Supercharged 6.2L V8
    • Maximum Towing Capacity – 7,200 lbs
    • Maximum Horsepower – 707 hp

    2021 Ford Explorer Engine Specs

    • Most Powerful Engine – 3.0L twin-turbocharged EcoBoost V6
    • Maximum Towing Capacity – 5,600 lbs
    • Maximum Horsepower – 400 hp

    Jeep Grand Cherokee vs. Ford Explorer – Cutting Edge Technology

    Which has more of the latest technology, the Explorer or Grand Cherokee? The new Grand Cherokee is packed with features that are sure to make your Chico commute safer and more enjoyable. And some of those features can’t be found in the Ford Explorer. Here are just a couple of those features:

    • Jeep® Skill for Amazon Alexa – Do you need to warm up your Jeep on a cold Iowa winter morning? Just tell Alexa to start your Grand Cherokee! It will be nice and warm for you before you step outside your house.
    • Vehicle Finder – Who hasn’t walked out of a mall realizing they can’t remember where they parked? Let this app help you find your car via your smartphone!

    Check Out the Jeep Grand Cherokee Today at SJ Denham Chrysler Jeep FIAT

    Are you ready to get behind the wheel of your next vehicle? SJ Denham Chrysler Jeep FIAT has helped lots of customers just like you from Red Bluff to Redding and beyond to find the car that’s just right for them. You can start today by filling out our online finance application. Feel free to contact us if you have any questions!

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