Toyota Highlander vs. Jeep Grand Cherokee

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Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book
$31,230 - $34,740
$30,895 - $33,195

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
185 - 295 hp
293 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Engine Type

Engine Type
3.5L V6 w/D
2.7L 4
3.6L V6 24V VVT UPG I w/ESS

Interior Features

Alarm

Alarm
Optional

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry

Heated Mirrors

Heated Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls

Cruise Control

Cruise Control

Power Windows

Power Windows

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost

Privacy Glass

Privacy Glass

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
44.2 in.
40.3 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
40.7 in.
39.9 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
38.4 in.
38.6 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
39.9 in.
39.2 in.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

MP3 Player

MP3 Player

AUX Input

AUX Input

CD Player

CD Player

AC

AC

Standard Seat

Standard Seat

Passengers

Passengers
8
5

3rd Row Seating

3rd Row Seating

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels
Aluminum
Aluminum

Rear Spoiler

Rear Spoiler

Tire Width

Tire Width
P245/60TR18
P245/70SR17

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
109.8 in.
114.8 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
38.7 ft.
37.1 ft.

Length

Length
192.5 in.
76.5 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
4165 - 4535 lbs.
4513 - 4625 lbs.

Horsepower

Horsepower
185 - 295 hp
293 hp

Torque

Torque
184 - 263 ft. lbs.
260 ft. lbs.

Maximum Towing Capacity

Maximum Towing Capacity
1500 - 5000 lbs.
3500 lbs.

Maximum Tongue Weight

Maximum Tongue Weight
150 - 500 lbs.
350 lbs.

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
V6 Cylinder

Drivetrain

Drivetrain

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
19.2 gal.
24.6 gal.

Combined

Combined
22 - 24 mpg
22 - 23 mpg

City

City
19 - 20 mpg
18 - 19 mpg

Highway

Highway
24 - 27 mpg
25 - 26 mpg

Manual Mode

Manual Mode
Optional

Safety Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes

Automatic Headlights

Automatic Headlights

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Child Safety Locks

Child Safety Locks

Stability Control

Stability Control

Traction Control

Traction Control

Adaptive Cruise Control

Adaptive Cruise Control

Automated Emergency Braking

Automated Emergency Braking

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Knee Airbag

Knee Airbag

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Toyota Highlander
Jeep Grand Cherokee

Body Style

Body Style
Sport Utility
Sport Utility

Drivetrain

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

EPA Classification

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

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
8
5

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
144.9 ft³.
105.4 ft³.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
4165 - 4535 lbs.
4513 - 4625 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
22 - 23 mpg.
21 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
19 - 20 mpg.
18 - 19 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
24 - 27 mpg.
25 - 26 mpg.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
1500 - 5000 lbs.
3500 lbs.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
150 - 500 lbs.
350 lbs.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
1500 - 5000 lbs.
3500 lbs.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
150 - 500 lbs.
350 lbs.

Maximum Trailering Capacity

Maximum Trailering Capacity
1500 - 5000 lbs.
3500 lbs.

Engine Type

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

Displacement

Displacement
2.7 L/163 - 3.5 L/211
Regular Unleaded V-6

Fuel System

Fuel System
Port/Direct Injection - Sequential MPI
3.6 L/220

Trans Type

Trans Type
6 - 8
Sequential MPI

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD
DFT

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.30 - 5.52
8

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.90 - 3.18
Automatic w/OD

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.42 - 2.05
4.71

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 - 1.49
3.14

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.71 - 1.23
2.11

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.61 - 1.00
1.67

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
4.15 - 4.22
1.28

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.00 - 4.36
1.00

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

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.7 - 8.0
3.29

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
150
3.27 - 3.45

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Strut
650

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Double Wishbone
8.4

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut
160

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Double Wishbone
Short And Long Arm

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P245/60TR18
Multi-Link

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P245/60TR18
Short And Long Arm

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Compact
Multi-Link

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
18 X 7.5 in.
TY8

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
18 X 7.5 in.
TY8

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Compact in.
TBB

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
P245/70SR17

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
P245/70SR17

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Steel
Compact - Full-Size

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
17 X 8 in.

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
38.7 ft.
17 X 8 in.

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
Compact - Full-Size in.

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
Aluminum

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Aluminum

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
Steel

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12.9 in.
Rack-Pinion

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12.2 in.
37.1 ft.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
19.2 gal.
4-Wheel Disc

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
40.7 in.
4-Wheel

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
44.2 in.
Yes

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
59.3 in.
Yes

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
57.2 in.
13 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
39.9 in.
13 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
38.4 in.
24.6 gal.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
59.6 in.
39.9 in.

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
57.1 in.
40.3 in.

Third Head Room

Third Head Room
35.9 in.
58.7 in.

Third Leg Room

Third Leg Room
27.7 in.
57 in.

Third Shoulder Room

Third Shoulder Room
55 in.
39.2 in.

Third Hip Room

Third Hip Room
45.6 in.
38.6 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
109.8 in.
58 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
192.5 in.
56.2 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
75.8 in.
114.8 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
68.1 in.
76.5 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
64.4 in.
69.3 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
64.2 in.
63.9 in.

Min Ground Clearance

Min Ground Clearance
8 in.
64.1 in.

Cargo Volume to Seat 1

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
83.7 ft³.
8.6 in.

Cargo Volume to Seat 2

Cargo Volume to Seat 2
42.3 ft³.
32.4 in.

Cargo Volume to Seat 3

Cargo Volume to Seat 3
13.8 ft³.
68.3 ft³.

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.80
36.3 ft³.

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.67
36.3 ft³.

Model Group

Model Group
Highlander
0.84

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Intermediate Sport Utility
0.67

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Sport Utility
Grand Cherokee

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
2.7 - 3.5
Intermediate Sport Utility

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
Sport Utility

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
3.6

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
4 - 6
DOHC

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
aluminum