Jeep Cherokee vs. Hyundai Kona

Granite Crystal Metallic Clear Coat
VS
Ultra Black

Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book Value
$18,918 - $21,965
$20,802 - $23,543

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
184 - 271 hp
147 hp

Engine Type

Engine Type
2.4L I4 MultiAir FlexFuel
2.4L I4 MULTIAIR
2.4L I4 ZERO EVAP M
3.2L V6 24V VVT W/ESS
2.0L MPI Atkinson DOHC 16V I

Interior Features

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener
Not Available
Optional

Heated Mirrors

Heated Mirrors
Optional
Not Available

Heated Steering Wheel

Heated Steering Wheel
Optional
Not Available

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors
Optional
Not Available

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls
Optional
Not Available

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.1 in.
41.5 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
39.4 in.
39.6 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
40.3 in.
34.6 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
38.5 in.
37.8 in.

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Not Available
Optional

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio
Optional
Not Available

Passengers

Passengers
5
5

Heated Front Seats

Heated Front Seats
Optional
Not Available

Exterior Features

Tire Width

Tire Width

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
106.3 in.
102.4 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
37.6 - 37.7 ft.
34.8 ft.

Width

Width
73.2 in.
70.9 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
3655 - 4046 .lbs
2890 - 3085 .lbs

Horsepower

Horsepower
184 - 271 hp
147 hp

Torque

Torque
171 - 239 ft. lbs.
132 ft. lbs.

Maximum Towing Capacity

Maximum Towing Capacity
2000 .lbs
Not Available

Maximum Tongue Weight

Maximum Tongue Weight
200 .lbs
Not Available

Turbocharged

Turbocharged
Optional
Not Available

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
Optional
Not Available

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
15.8 gal.
13.2 gal.

Combined

Combined
21 - 29 mpg
26 - 32 mpg

City

City
20 - 21 mpg
25 - 27 mpg

Highway

Highway
27 - 30 mpg
30 - 33 mpg

Manual Mode

Manual Mode
Optional
Not Available

Safety Features

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Jeep Cherokee
Hyundai Kona

Body Style

Body Style
Sport Utility
Sport Utility

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Four Wheel Drive - Front Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive - Front Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Small Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD - Small Sport Utility Vehicles 4WD
Small Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD - Small Sport Utility Vehicles 4WD

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
5
5

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
104.4 - 105.4 ft³.
94.1 ft³.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
3655 - 4046 lbs.
2890 - 3085 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
23 - 25 mpg.
27 - 30 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
20 - 21 mpg.
25 - 27 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
27 - 30 mpg.
30 - 33 mpg.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
2000 lbs.
Not Available

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
200 lbs.
Not Available

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
2000 lbs.
Not Available

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
200 lbs.
Not Available

Maximum Trailering Capacity

Maximum Trailering Capacity
2000 lbs.
Not Available

Engine Order Code

Engine Order Code
ED6, ED6-1, ED6-B, ED8, EHK
Not Available

Engine Type

Engine Type
Regular Unleaded I-4 - Regular Unleaded V-6
Regular Unleaded I-4

Displacement

Displacement
2.4 L/144 - 3.2 L/198
2.0 L/122

Fuel System

Fuel System
Sequential MPI
Sequential MPI

Trans Order Code

Trans Order Code
DFH
Not Available

Trans Type

Trans Type
9
6

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD
Automatic w/OD

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.70
4.40 - 4.64

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.84
2.73 - 2.83

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.91
1.84

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.38
1.39

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
1.00

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.81
0.77

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.81
3.38 - 3.44

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.25 - 3.73
3.51 - 3.65

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
600 - 700
Not Available

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.1, 7.3, 7.7
5.9 - 6.5

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
160
150

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Strut
Strut

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link
Multi-Link - Torsion Beam

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut
Strut

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link
Multi-Link - Torsion Beam

Front Tire Order Code

Front Tire Order Code
TRA, TRF, TWL, TWS
Not Available

Rear Tire Order Code

Rear Tire Order Code
TRA, TRF, TWL, TWS
Not Available

Spare Tire Order Code

Spare Tire Order Code
TBB - TBC
Not Available

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P225/55TR18, P225/60, P225/60TR17, P225/65TR17
P205/60HR16

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P225/55TR18, P225/60, P225/60TR17, P225/65TR17
P205/60HR16

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Compact - Full-Size
Compact

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
17 X 7 - 18 X 7 in.
16 X 6.5 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
17 X 7 - 18 X 7 in.
16 X 6.5 in.

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Compact - Full-Size in.
Compact in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Steel
Steel

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
37.6 - 37.7 ft.
34.8 ft.

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
4-Wheel Disc

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
4-Wheel

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Yes

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
Yes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
13 in.
11 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11 - 12.6 in.
10.3 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
15.8 gal.
13.2 gal.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
39.4 in.
39.6 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.1 in.
41.5 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
57.6 in.
55.5 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
53.8 in.
53.3 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
38.5 in.
37.8 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
40.3 in.
34.6 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
55.1 in.
54.5 in.

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
49.9 in.
52.2 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
106.3 in.
102.4 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
73.2 in.
70.9 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
65.7 - 66.2 in.
61 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
62.2 in.
62 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
61.9 in.
62.4 in.

Min Ground Clearance

Min Ground Clearance
5.7 - 8.2 in.
6.7 in.

Cargo Area Width @ Beltline

Cargo Area Width @ Beltline
41.4 in.
Not Available

Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings

Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings
36.1 in.
Not Available

Liftover Height

Liftover Height
30.9 in.
Not Available

Cargo Volume to Seat 1

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
54.9 - 58.9 ft³.
45.8 ft³.

Cargo Volume to Seat 2

Cargo Volume to Seat 2
24.6 ft³.
19.2 ft³.

Cargo Volume to Seat 3

Cargo Volume to Seat 3
24.6 ft³.
19.2 ft³.

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.70
Not Available

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.58
Not Available

Model Group

Model Group
Cherokee
Kona

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Compact Sport Utility
Compact Sport Utility

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Sport Utility
Sport Utility

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
2.4 - 3.2
2.0

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC - SOHC
DOHC

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
aluminum

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
4 - 6
4

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
4