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2021 Jeep Cherokee vs. 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee

2021 Jeep Cherokee vs. 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee

2021 Jeep Cherokee


2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee

$26,755 MSRP

Starting Price

$34,395 MSRP
2.4L I-4 Tigershark

Base Engine

3.6L Pentastar V6
180 to 271 hp


295 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
23 mpg city / 31 mpg hwy

EPA-Estimated MPG

19 mpg city / 26 mpg hwy

When you want a Jeep SUV to enhance your overall driving experience, you’ll want to know the difference between the Jeep Cherokee and Jeep Grand Cherokee. You’re in luck! We’re comparing the 2021 Jeep Cherokee vs. Grand Cherokee to help you decide which of these powerhouse SUVs is best suited for your Kendall drives. Then, check out our virtual inventory to find the model and configuration that checks off all your boxes. At Planet Dodge Chrysler Jeep RAM, we want to help you find your next dream family vehicle!

2021 Jeep Cherokee or Grand Cherokee: Price Range

Hialeah SUV shoppers looking for an excellent value will like the new Jeep Cherokee. To help you choose, we’re comparing the 2021 Jeep Cherokee vs. Grand Cherokee trim levels and starting prices below. We want to make sure you find the vehicle that’s right for you and your driving needs without breaking the bank.

2021 Jeep Cherokee Trims & Pricing

  • Cherokee Latitude (FWD) Price — MSRP $26,755
  • Cherokee Latitude Plus (FWD) Price — MSRP $28,825
  • Cherokee Altitude (FWD) Price — MSRP $30,265
  • Cherokee Latitude Lux (FWD) Price — MSRP $30,145
  • Cherokee 80th Anniversary (FWD) Price — MSRP $32,525
  • Cherokee Limited (FWD) Price — MSRP $34,495
  • Cherokee Trailhawk® (4×4)Price — MSRP $35,795
  • Cherokee High Altitude (FWD)Price — MSRP of $37,185

2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trims & Pricing

  • Grand Cherokee Laredo E (4×2) Price — MSRP $34,645
  • Grand Cherokee Laredo X (4×2) Price — MSRP $38,390
  • Grand Cherokee Limited (4×2) Price — MSRP $40,420
  • Grand Cherokee Limited X (4×2) Price — MSRP $45,720
  • Grand Cherokee 80th Anniversary (4×2) Price — MSRP $43,160
  • Grand Cherokee Trailhawk® (4×4) Price — MSRP $46,070
  • Grand Cherokee Overland (4×2) Price — MSRP $47,410
  • Grand Cherokee High Altitude (4×2) Price — MSRP $50,355
  • Grand Cherokee Summit (4×2) Price — MSRP $53,760
  • Grand Cherokee SRT® (4×4) Price — MSRP $69,860
  • Grand Cherokee Trackhawk® (4×4) Price — MSRP $88,365

2021 Jeep Cherokee or Grand Cherokee: Engines & Capability

When you want to go off the beaten path, the off-road-ready 2021 Cherokee Trailhawk trim level has you covered, and it can tow up to 2,000 pounds. Many Miami Lakes families will enjoy the new Cherokee for their camping trips and light towing jobs. This SUV also offers excellent fuel economy ratings at 23 mpg city / 31 mpg highway.

The 2021 Grand Cherokee has a respectable EPA-estimated fuel economy rating of 19 city / 26 highway mpg. Keep in mind, where it lacks in efficiency, it makes up for it with incredible power. The entry-level Laredo E can tow 3,500 pounds, and the SRT® and Trackhawk trims can tow up to 7,200 pounds. Compare their engine specs 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

2021 Jeep Cherokee or Grand Cherokee: Cargo & Passenger Volume

Which is bigger: the 2021 Jeep Cherokee or Grand Cherokee? Let’s take a look at both vehicle’s passenger and max cargo volume dimensions to see which is better suited for you:

  • The 2021 Jeep Cherokee has 128 cubic feet of passenger volume and a maximum cargo volume of 54.7 cubic feet.
  • The 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee has a smaller passenger capacity at 105 cubic feet, but it offers a higher maximum cargo volume at 68.3 cubic feet.

If you need extra space for science fair projects, sporting equipment, or luggage for family vacations, the 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee may be the right vehicle for your family. 

Find Your Next Jeep SUV With Planet Dodge Chrysler Jeep RAM!

After comparing the 2021 Jeep Cherokee vs. Grand Cherokee, it’s time to get behind the driver’s seat for your test drive. Want to know about your color options or learn about the Grand Cherokee interior features or learn about the Jeep Grand Cherokee L interior? At Planet Dodge Chrysler Jeep RAM, we can answer all your questions as we hit the roads of Miami for a test drive in a new Jeep SUV. Contact our team today!

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