2023 Jeep Grand Cherokee vs 2023 Ford Explorer

2023 Jeep Grand Cherokee

2023 Ford Explorer

2023 Jeep Grand Cherokee vs 2023 Ford Explorer Comparison

SUVs remain one of the most popular vehicles for families; It's hard to beat their combination of interior room and security of four- or all-wheel drive. Of the several SUV vehicles to choose from, the Ford Explorer and Jeep Grand Cherokee are two of the best-known and longest-running nameplates in the category. The Ford Explorer brought a punchy and efficient new powertrain choice, advanced safety features and an updated interior with three rows of seats. However, the Jeep Grand Cherokee allows you to receive an upscale interior, an easy-to-use information system, and a choice of point six- and eight-cylinder engines to choose from. Contact us at Crowfoot Dodge Chrysler to learn more about the 2023 Jeep Grand Cherokee. Feel free to schedule a test drive today.

2023 Jeep Grand Cherokee Interior

The interior of the Grand Cherokee comes with generous space and exceptional finishes throughout the interior. You can find quality craftmanship infused throughout every inch of the Grand Cherokee. With soft seats covered in gorgeous upholstery or leather trim, you can enjoy the luxury convenience of standard features like heated front seats and a heated steering wheel. The Grand Cherokee's cabin provides up to 1,934 litres of cargo space and features 60/40 split-folding rear seats for maximum versatility. With the Summit model, you can find luxury all around with quality like Harman Kardon Premium sound system and open-pore wood interior inlays. You can heighten the sensory experience of all your adventures in the Grand Cherokee with a dual-pane panoramic sunroof and an Alpine Premium Audio system.

2023 Ford Explorer Interior

The interior of the Ford Explorer offers functionality and three rows of comfort. Getting into the third row of the Ford Explorer, you can find new mechanisms that move the second row out of the way with the touch of a button. Drivers can enjoy a good view of the road ahead with peace of mind knowing that the vehicle comes equipped with security for child safety. The LATCH connectors in the second row help to ensure the safety of your children. 8.0-inch touchscreen infotainment comes standard on the Explorer with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto capability with a Wi-Fi hotspot. The system is both attractive and responsive with an optional 10.1-inch vertically oriented screen. Throughout all the Explorer trims, you can find voice-activated navigation as well as a rear-seat entertainment system.

Performance and Fuel Economy

The Ford Explorer comes with a standard turbocharged four-cylinder engine and rear-wheel drive; the Explorer is an excellent option for people looking for maximum fuel economy. However, The Grand Cherokee comes equipped with a standard six-cylinder and rear-wheel drive. With the optional 5.7-litre V8, fuel mileage drops to 14/22 city and highway. When it comes to SUV towing capacity, the Grand Cherokee can tow up to 6,200 pounds with an optional 7,200 pounds with a V8. The Ford Explorer offers a towing capacity of 5,600 pounds when properly equipped.

Off-Road Performance

When comparing the 2023 Grand Cherokee and the 2023 Ford Explorer, the Jeep Grand Cherokee offers the best off-road capability. The options list for the Cherokee can be customized for even more off-road capability, with skid plates, a two-speed transfer case, and an available air suspension for increased ground clearance.

Finance Centre

Contact us at Crowfoot Dodge Chrysler in Calgary, Alberta, and the surrounding areas of Northwest Calgary, Cochrane, Airdrie, Okotoks, and High River to learn more about the 2023 Jeep Grand Cherokee. If you are interested in buying or leasing, consider browsing through our new inventory.