2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee vs 2018 Toyota Highlander

2018 jeep grand cherokee vs 2018 toyota highlander

When it comes to the car-buying process, probably the most challenging part is sorting through all the options to choose one that best fits you, the driver. There’s just so many options, each claiming to be the best of the best, that it can be overwhelming! But, here at MY Jeep Chrysler Dodge Ram, we believe our vehicles are truly the best of the best, and we’re not afraid to prove it!

That’s why we create these model comparison pages so that drivers can see how our vehicles stack up against the toughest competition in the most important categories. For this comparison, we’re going to be looking at the 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee and its large crossover rival, the 2018 Toyota Highlander. To see which model has the edge, we’re going to look at their efficiency, performance and affordability. Note that we’re comparing both models’ base trims. Let’s see who comes out on top!



2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee

2018 Toyota Highlander

$30,895 Starting MSRP $31,230
21 MPG Fuel Economy (Combined) 22 MPG
295 HP Horsepower 185 HP
260 lb-ft Torque 184 lb-ft

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When you see the important specifications and dimensions of both the 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee and 2018 Toyota Highlander, it's easy to figure out why they’re both so well-liked among drivers! Both large SUVs offer tons of value in the way of performance and efficiency for a low price that is very intriguing to drivers. However, when you look at the two side by side, it’s clear that the 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee offers the better value of the two.

When it comes to combined fuel efficiency, the 2018 Toyota Highlander has the slightest of advantages over the 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee. However, that’s where its advantage ends as across the other categories the 2018 Grand Cherokee bests the 2018 Highlander. To begin, the 2018 Grand Cherokee comes in with a lower starting MSRP than the 2018 Highlander. It may not seem like much, but if you ask us every penny counts!

Then, when it comes to performance, it’s not even close. The 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee offers significantly more horsepower and torque than the 2018 Highlander can offer. It’s so much more, in fact, that the 2018 Grand Cherokee being nearly as efficient as the 2018 Highlander is almost even more impressive, considering the substantial difference when it comes to performance. Power and efficiency at a low price, that’s the 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee!

Want to learn more about the 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee? Ready to get behind the wheel of one to try for yourself? Contact our staff at MY Jeep Chrysler Dodge Ram for more information or to schedule a test drive today!


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