2018 Jeep Cherokee

2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee


2018 Ford Explorer

2018 Ford Explorer

2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee vs. 2018 Ford Explorer

The rivalry of the 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee vs. 2018 Ford Explorer is one for the ages. The Grand Cherokee edges out the Explorer in base trim performance, towing capability, and starting price.

  • Performance: In the base trim the Grand Cherokee Laredo puts out 295 hp and 260 lb-ft of torque. The Ford Explorer lags behind with 290 hp and 255 lb-ft.
  • Starting Price: Why overpay for your next SUV? The Explorer starts at $32,140 MSRP, while the Grand Cherokee starts at $30,695 MSRP. Value-conscious buyers in Ft. Worth will appreciate the difference.
  • Cargo Room: With all seats up, the Grand Cherokee provides 36.3 cubic feet of cargo room, while the Explorer only gives you 21 cubic feet. That’s more room than the Honda Pilot as well.
  • Max. Towing: Depending on the configuration, the Explorer can tow between 2,000-5,000 lbs, while the Grand Cherokee can tow between 3,500-7,400 lbs. That’s also more than the Chevy Traverse.

Drive the Grand Cherokee in Arlington, TX

Whether you choose the base trim or the luxurious Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited, you’ll enjoy off-road ready performance and exterior options. Stop by Classic CDJRF to see our Grand Cherokee inventory in person, and you can check our current new vehicle specials to see if you find your dream SUV. Schedule your test drive today!