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2021 Jeep Cherokee vs. 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee

cherokee vs grand cherokee

2021 Jeep Cherokee


2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee


Starting MSRP

2.4L I-4 Tigershark

Base Engine

3.6L Pentastar V6
180 to 271 hp


293 to 707 hp
2,000 pounds

Towing Capacity

3,500 to 7,200 pounds
128 cubic feet

Passenger Volume

105 cubic feet
54.7 cubic feet

Max Cargo Volume

68.3 cubic feet
22 city / 31 hwy

EPA-Estimated MPG

19 city / 26 hwy


No matter if you choose the Jeep Cherokee or Jeep Grand Cherokee, you can rest assured you’re getting a Jeep SUV with great off-road prowess, upgraded interior technology, and advanced comfort. Compare the 2021 Jeep Cherokee vs. 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee at Northwest Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram today to find the one that can offer you all you need and more on your next off-roading adventure.

Jeep Cherokee vs. Jeep Grand Cherokee: Price Range

Luckily, Jeep SUVs offer great quality at a great price. When you take a look at the comparison of the Cherokee vs. Grand Cherokee price by trim level, you’ll find that the pricing across the Cherokee lineup is a bit lower. On the other hand, if you’re searching for heavy-duty capabilities, the Grand Cherokee might be worth the extra you put down. Take a look below:

2021 Jeep Cherokee Price by Trim Level

  • Cherokee Latitude Price — MSRP $26,555
  • Cherokee Latitude Plus Price — MSRP $28,625
  • Cherokee Altitude Price — MSRP $30,065
  • Cherokee Latitude Lux Price — MSRP $30,145
  • Cherokee 80th Anniversary Price — MSRP $32,325
  • Cherokee Limited FWD Price — MSRP $34,295
  • Cherokee Trailhawk® Price 4×4Price — MSRP $35,595
  • Cherokee High Altitude FWDPrice — MSRP of $36,985

2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee Price by Trim Level

  • Grand Cherokee Laredo E Price — MSRP $34,220
  • Grand Cherokee Laredo X Price — MSRP $37, 765 
  • Grand Cherokee Limited Price — MSRP $40,420
  • Grand Cherokee 80th Anniversary Price — MSRP $42,600
  • Grand Cherokee Trailhawk® Price — MSRP $45,620
  • Grand Cherokee Overland Price — MSRP $46,960
  • Grand Cherokee High Altitude Price — MSRP $49,905
  • Grand Cherokee Summit Price — MSRP $53,310
  • Grand Cherokee SRT® Price — MSRP $69,410
  • Grand Cherokee Trackhawk® 4×4 Price — MSRP $87,915

Jeep Cherokee vs. Jeep Grand Cherokee: Engines and Capability

Need a strong towing capacity without sacrificing efficiency? The Cherokee is available in an off-road ready Trailhawk® trim that can tow up to 2,000 pounds and has a great fuel economy of 22 city and 31 miles per gallon on the highway. 

The Grand Cherokee offers a respectable 19 city and 26 highway mpg, which is impressive for such a large and capable SUV. The base trim, the Laredo E, can tow up to 3,500 pounds. And the SRT® and Trackhawk trims can tow up to 7,200 pounds. Compare Cherokee vs. Grand Cherokee engine options below:

2021 Jeep Cherokee Engine Options

  • 180-hp 2.4L I-4 engine
  • 270-hp 2.0L Turbo 4-Cylinder with ESS
  • 271-hp 3.2L Pentastar V6 with ESS

2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee Engine Options

  • 295-hp 3.6L Pentastar V6 with Variable-Valve Timing (VVT)
  • 360-hp 5.7L V8 with Fuel Saver and VVT
  • 475-hp 6.4L V8 SRT® with Fuel Saver
  • 707-hp 6.2L Supercharged V8

Lease or Finance a Jeep SUV in Houston 

Once you’re ready to move forward with a new Jeep Cherokee or Grand Cherokee SUV from Northwest Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram, look through our new vehicle specials to help you save more. Then, apply for financing online to get the process started. Have questions? Contact our team!

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