2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee vs 2019 Toyota 4Runner
Reigning as the two most capable off-road vehicles in the class of midsize SUVs, the 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee and the 2019 Toyota 4Runner both pose enticing value for the go-getting and grit-loving adventurers of the world. See how these two terrain crawlers compare when they face off in this comprehensive comparison.
There’s really no competition between these two models when it comes to performance. The 4Runner’s sole engine option, a 4.0-liter V6, offers the lineup just 270 horsepower and 278 lb.-ft. of torque. Whether you’re sticking with the standard 295-horsepower 3.6L V6 or shooting for the top-level 707-horsepower 6.2L Supercharged V8, the Jeep Grand Cherokee outperforms the 4Runner. The same goes for towing, with the Grand Cherokee's 7,200-lb. max. tow capacity holding a massive lead over the 4Runner's 5,000-lb. max. tow capacity.
2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee
2019 Toyota 4Runner
|295-hp 3.6L V6||Standard Engine||270-hp 4.0-liter V6|
|19 / 26 mpg||Fuel Economy||17 / 20 mpg|
Comparing the 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee and the 2019 Toyota 4Runner
Jeep’s Uconnect® 4 multimedia system reigns among the most intuitive systems offered with a user-friendly design and endless features, including standard Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. The system pairs with a standard 7-inch display and an optional 8.4-inch display. The 4Runner’s Entune™ multimedia system offers a less user-friendly interface hosted on a 6.1-inch touchscreen display across all trims. Even at the highest trim levels, the highly-coveted Apple CarPlay and Android Auto functionalities are not offered.
Respected for its remarkable performance and off-road ability, the 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee remains a clear choice for off-road adventurers of all kinds. With a starting MSRP of just $31,945, the model manages to stay priced like a casual off-roader while performing on par with the most talented terrain-crawling machines.
But this Jeep SUV’s remarkable value doesn’t just come from that heart-pumping engine lineup. The Grand Cherokee also offers a luxurious interior with many standard features and high-tech options. The model’s 2-row, 5-passenger configuration translates to plentiful amounts of space for all passengers and a healthy 36.3 cubic feet of cargo space behind the rear seats. Come see the 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee for yourself by scheduling a test drive with us at Fury Motors of Stillwater in Oak Park Heights, MN.