2019 Jeep Renegade vs 2019 Jeep Cherokee

2019 Jeep Renegade vs 2019 Jeep Cherokee
2019 Jeep Renegade 2019 Jeep Cherokee

  Engine

2.4L I4 2.4L I4

  Horsepower

180hp 180hp

  MPG (City/Highway)

22/30 * 22/31 *

2019 Jeep Renegade vs 2019 Jeep Cherokee

Serving Beckley, WV

The Jeep Renegade and Jeep Cherokee models have thrived in recent years in a crowded SUV class. However, the differences between these vehicles are evident based on their appearance alone. While both models are great options, the 2019 Jeep Cherokee is a bit pricier, teetering the model on the edge of the luxury SUVs but not quite make it. The 2019 Jeep Renegade is a more affordable, reliable SUV model with a more modern, boxier shape to it.

Performance

When it comes to performance, both the 2019 Jeep Cherokee and the 2019 Jeep Renegade get the job done compared to other vehicles in their class. However, the Cherokee offers more power without any reduction in fuel economy. The 2019 Cherokee Altitude 4x4 trim features a standard 3.2-liter V6 engine capable of a maximum output of 271 horsepower. The 2019 Renegade Altitude 4x4 trim, on the other hand, features a 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine that is capable of producing a maximum of 180 horsepower. The Jeep Cherokee is considerably more powerful than the Jeep Renegade models. These two models have similar fuel economy averages with the Renegade averaging 21 city/29 highway miles per gallon and the Cherokee averaging 19 city/27 highway miles per gallon. The Cherokee gas tank can hold roughly 3.2 more gallons of gasoline than the Renegade models, so drivers of the Cherokee won’t have to stop for gas quite as much.

Appearance

The Cherokee and Renegade models look considerably different, especially on the exterior. The Jeep Renegade has a boxier and more extended exterior, while the Jeep Cherokee is more round. The Jeep Cherokee has considerably more room for the back-seat passengers that just about any SUV model, including the Renegade model. However, the Renegade has more legroom and headroom for the driver, which could make the Renegade more popular amongst taller drivers.

Features

The 2019 Jeep Cherokee and 2019 Jeep Renegade feature similar safety equipment including, but not limited to blind-spot monitoring, an active full-speed collision warning system with dynamic braking, and lane departure warning systems. Both models also feature an 8.4-inch touchscreen infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility. One unique feature from the 2019 Jeep Renegade is the adjustable cargo floor that can be paired with the rear-seats’ ability to fold down, allowing for tons of cargo space. The Cherokee has a number of All-Weather features such as heated and ventilated front seats as well as a heated steering wheel.

The 2019 Jeep Cherokee and the 2019 Jeep Renegade are both tremendous and reliable SUV choices that each cater to their own market of consumers. The Cherokee, for example, is more for the off-road buyer who wants power as well as efficiency. Renegade is a better option for those who are willing to sacrifice that power to save money. To inquire about one of these vehicles, please contact us, or visit us at Sheets Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram located in Beckley, West Virginia.

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