2019 Jeep Cherokee vs. 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee near Nixa, MO

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2019 Jeep Cherokee vs. Jeep Grand Cherokee

As SUVs continue to gain popularity, manufacturers are increasing the number of models they offer. The Jeep SUV lineup is anchored by two outstanding options - the 2019 Cherokee and the 2019 Grand Cherokee. But is the compact Cherokee or the midsized Grand Cherokee better suited for your lifestyle? To help you understand the Cherokee and Grand Cherokee differences, the team at Youngblood Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram has written the following Cherokee vs. Grand Cherokee comparison. To learn more about these confident and elegant SUVs, check out our Cherokee hub and Grand Cherokee hub. If you have questions for the team at our dealership in Ozark, MO, don't hesitate to contact us online or call (866) 927-8082.


Both the Cherokee and Grand Cherokee sport engine lineups with multiple configurations, but here, we'll look at the standard engine of each. The amazingly efficient 2.4L engine under the hood of the 2019 Cherokee is great for daily commutes and long road trips. The Grand Cherokee exudes strength with its capable yet efficient 3.6L V6 powertrain.

Jeep Cherokee


Jeep Grand Cherokee

2.4L I4 MultiAir®


3.6L V6

180 HP


295 HP

171 lb.-ft.


260 lb.-ft.

Up to 2,000 lbs.

Towing Capacity

Up to 3,500 lbs.

22 city / 31 highway

Fuel Economy

18 city / 25 highway

2019 Jeep Cherokee


You can't go wrong with either of these SUV's exquisitely crafted interiors, but there are several key differences that might sway your preference one way or the other. Continue reading to learn which of these vehicles has the versatile and refined interior that you will enjoy most.

Jeep Cherokee Model Jeep Grand Cherokee
  • Heated front and second-row seats
  • Driver seat, & sideview mirror memory
  • 8-way power front seats with 4-way power lumbar
  • Premium leather-trimmed bucket seats
  • Dual zone automatic temperature control
  • Auto-dimming rearview mirror
  • Heated, leather-wrapped steering wheel
  • Power liftgate
Standard & Available Interior Features
  • Heated front and second-row seats
  • Leather-trimmed bucket seats
  • 8-way power front seats with 4-way power lumbar
  • Driver seat, & sideview mirror memory
  • Active noise-control system
  • Auto-dimming rearview and sideview mirrors
  • Dual zone automatic temperature control
  • Heated, leather-wrapped steering wheel
  • Leather-wrapped shift knob & instrument panel
  • Power sunroof

Jeep Cherokee and Grand Cherokee Interior


While the Cherokee and Grand Cherokee feature Jeep's classic off-road capability, modern technology upgrades allow them to fit in on both the highway and the trail. Regardless of which SUV you are behind the wheel of, you won't be disappointed with the tech suite that's equipped.

Jeep Cherokee Model Jeep Grand Cherokee
  • SiriusXM® with Traffic & Travel Link®
  • Uconnect® 4C NAV with 8.4-in. touchscreen display
  • Apple CarPlay™ / Android Auto™
  • GPS navigation
  • Bluetooth® integrated voice command
  • 7-in. configurable TFT color display
Standard & Available Technology Features
  • SiriusXM® with Traffic & Travel Link®
  • Harman Kardon® premium audio system
  • 7-in. LCD instrument cluster
  • Uconnect® 4C NAV with 8.4-in. touchscreen display
  • Apple CarPlay™ / Android Auto™
  • GPS Navigation
  • Rear seat dual screen Blu-Ray®/DVD player
  • Bluetooth® integrated voice command

2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee Interior dashboard and sunroof


Go forth with confidence in either of these Jeep SUVs. To ensure that you and your passengers arrive at your destination safely, the 2019 Cherokee and 2019 Grand Cherokee include responsive safety technology. See which features will be backing you up while driving these reliable Jeeps in the chart below.

Jeep Cherokee Model Jeep Grand Cherokee
  • Blind-spot and cross-path detection
  • Enhanced accident response system
  • Full speed collision warning with crash mitigation
  • LaneSense® lane departure warning
  • ParkView® rear back up camera
Standard & Available Safety Features
  • Adaptive cruise control with stop
  • Blind-spot and cross-path detection
  • Full speed forward collision warning plus
  • LaneSense® lane departure warning plus
  • Parallel & perpendicular park assist
  • ParkView® rear back up camera
  • Ready-alert braking with rain brake support

2019 Cherokee and Grand Cherokee Models Available near Nixa, MO

Are you more intrigued by the Jeep Cherokee or the Jeep Grand Cherokee? Either way, you can find your favorite model at Youngblood Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram! Browse our online Cherokee inventory and Grand Cherokee inventory available at our Dodge dealership near Nixa, MO. To speak with a Youngblood representative, please call (866) 927-8082.

2017 Cherokee vs 2017 Grand Cherokee in Ozark, MO

You know that you need an affordable and family-friendly SUV that can handle bumpy roads, dirt, gravel, and snow, or even no road at all! So you know that you want a Jeep. But that leaves you wondering which Jeep SUV you should buy, and what's the difference between a Cherokee and a Grand Cherokee? The most obvious differences are the headlights and grille, but that's not all there is to it.

Differences Between the Jeep Cherokee and the Jeep Grand Cherokee

Though both models are two-row SUVs with five seats, the Cherokee is classified as a compact SUV while the Grand Cherokee is a mid-sized SUV. This means that the Grand Cherokee has more passenger space, especially in hip and shoulder room, and a lot more cargo room: up to 68.3 cu. ft. compared to a maximum of 54.9 cu. ft. in the Cherokee.

Additionally, the Jeep Grand Cherokee has a few more engine options.

2017 Cherokee2017 Grand Cherokee
184 HP 2.4L I4 - Up to 21 MPG city/30 MPG hwy295 HP 3.6L V6 - Up to 19 MPG city/26 MPG hwy
360 HP 5.7L V8 - Up to 14 MPG city/22 MPG hwy
271 HP 3.2L V6 - Up to 21 MPG city/29 MPG hwy240 HP 3.0L Diesel V6 - Up to 22 MPG city/30 MPG hwy
475 HP SRT 6.4L V8 - Up to 13 MPG city/19 MPG hwy

Both models are trail-rated with the Trailhawk® trim's impressive 4WD, hill ascent and descent control, skid plates, and off-road tires. However, the 2017 Grand Cherokee has a few extra off-road performance features, including an adjustable air suspension.

The Jeep Cherokee comes in five main trim levels, beginning with the Sport and ending with the premium Overland, although several special editions are available. A new 2017 Jeep Cherokee Sport starts at $23,595 MSRP.

The 2017 Grand Cherokee is sold in five main trims as well, beginning with the Laredo and ending with the Summit. The new Grand Cherokee Laredo starts at $30,395 MSRP.

Shared Features of the Jeep Cherokee and Jeep Grand Cherokee

Regardless of whether you choose to take home a Jeep Cherokee or Jeep Grand Cherokee, you'll benefit from an upscale cabin put together with high-quality materials.

Some features include:
  • Convenient flat-folding front passenger seat
  • 60/40 split-folding and reclining rear seat
  • Power-operated front seats with heat function
  • Available Nappa leather upholstery
  • Uconnect® infotainment system
  • Standard 6-speaker audio w/ available nine-speaker system

2017 Jeep Cherokee and Grand Cherokee Models For Sale in Ozark, MO

Our dealership in Ozark, MO sells both the 2017 Jeep Cherokee and the 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee in just about every trim and color combination available. Check out our new Jeep inventory to see for yourself, and pick out the new Jeep SUV that's right for you and your family.

Do you have further questions about the differences between these two models, or want to check on the availability or price of any model in our inventory? Give us a call at (866) 927-8082.

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