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Jeep Grand Cherokee
2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee
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$32,370
Starting Price (MSRP)
7.4
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Jeep Wrangler Unlimited
2021 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited
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$31,815
Starting Price (MSRP)
7.6
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Volkswagen Atlas
2021 Volkswagen Atlas
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$31,545
Starting Price (MSRP)
8.3
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Overview

Engine
3.6-liter V6 Gas
Engine
3.6-liter V6 Gas
Engine
2.0-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Transmission
6-Speed Manual
8-Speed Automatic (+$1,500)
8-Speed Automatic (+$1,500)
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Four-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 19 MPG
Hwy: 26 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 17 MPG
Hwy: 23 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 21 MPG
Hwy: 24 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
24.6 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
21.5 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
18.6 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
7 seater

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
3.6-liter V6 Gas
3.6-liter V6 Gas
2.0-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Horsepower
293 hp @ 6400 rpm
285 hp @ 6400 rpm
235 hp @ 4500 rpm
Torque
260 lb-ft @ 4000 rpm
260 lb-ft @ 4800 rpm
258 lb-ft @ 1600 rpm
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
6-Speed Manual
8-Speed Automatic (+$1,500)
8-Speed Automatic (+$1,500)
8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
Four-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Re-Circulating Ball
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
37.1 ft
40.8 ft
38.1 ft

Wheels

Wheels Type
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
Front Wheel Size
18" x 8"
17" x 7.5"
18" x 8"
Rear Wheel Size
18" x 8"
17" x 7.5"
18" x 8"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Short And Long Arm
N/A
Strut
Rear Suspension
Multi-Link
N/A
Multi-Link

Tires

Front Tire
P265/60R18
P245/75R17
P245/60HR18
Rear Tire
P265/60R18
P245/75R17
P245/60HR18
Spare Tire
Compact
Full-Size
Compact

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
21 MPG
19 MPG
22 MPG
City
19 MPG
17 MPG
21 MPG
Highway
26 MPG
23 MPG
24 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
8.4 Tons/yr
9.4 Tons/yr
8.1 Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
24.6 gallons
21.5 gallons
18.6 gallons
Cruising Range City
467.4 miles
365.5 miles
390.6 miles
Cruising Range Highway
639.6 miles
494.5 miles
446.4 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
189.8 in
188.4 in
198.3 in
Height
69.3 in
73.6 in
70 in
Max Width
76.5 in
73.8 in
78.3 in
Front Width
63.9 in
62.9 in
67.2 in
Rear Width
64.1 in
62.9 in
67.8 in
Wheelbase
114.8 in
118.4 in
117.3 in
Ground Clearance
8.6 in
9.7 in
N/A

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
5 seater
7 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
40.3 in
41.2 in
41.5 in
Front Seat Headroom
39.9 in
42.6 in
41.3 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
58.7 in
55.7 in
61.5 in
Front Seat Hip Room
57 in
53.9 in
58.2 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
38.6 in
38.3 in
37.6 in
Rear Seat Headroom
39.2 in
41.7 in
40.4 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
58 in
55.7 in
60.8 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
56.2 in
56.7 in
58 in
Third Row Leg Room
N/A
N/A
33.7 in
Third Row Headroom
N/A
N/A
38.3 in
Third Row Shoulder Room
N/A
N/A
54.9 in
Third Row Hip Room
N/A
N/A
45.1 in

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
4,513 lbs
N/A
4,222 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity
3,500 lbs
3,500 lbs
N/A

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
68.3 ft³
72.4 ft³
96.8 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
36.3 ft³
31.7 ft³
55.5 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
36.3 ft³
31.7 ft³
20.6 ft³

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

Bright White Clearcoat
Bright White Clearcoat
  • Deep Black Pearl
  • Platinum Gray Metallic
  • Pure White
  • Pyrite Silver Metallic
  • Tourmaline Blue Metallic

Optional Exterior Colors

  • Billet Silver Metallic Clearcoat
  • Diamond Black Crystal Pearlcoat
  • Granite Crystal Metallic Clearcoat
  • Sting-Gray Clearcoat
  • Velvet Red Pearlcoat
  • Billet Silver Metallic Clearcoat
  • Black Clearcoat
  • Chief Clearcoat
  • Firecracker Red Clearcoat
  • Granite Crystal Metallic Clearcoat
  • Hellayella Clearcoat
  • Sarge Green Clearcoat
  • Snazzberry Pearlcoat
  • Sting-Gray Clearcoat
N/A

Standard Interior Materials

N/A
N/A
  • Titan Black, Cloth Seating Surfaces

Features and Options

Infotainment

HD Radio
Standard
Optional
Not Available
Bluetooth Connection
Standard
Standard
Standard
Premium Sound System
Optional
Optional
Not Available
Satellite Radio
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Smart Device Integration
Standard
Optional
Standard
WiFi Hotspot
Standard
Optional
Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input
Standard
Standard
Standard
MP3 Player
Standard
Standard
Standard

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Cloth Seats
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Leather Steering Wheel
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Woodgrain Interior Trim
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Sun/Moonroof
Optional
Not Available
Not Available

Comfort

Navigation System
Standard
Optional
Not Available
Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Optional
Standard
A/C
Standard
Optional
Standard
Climate Control
Standard
Optional
Not Available
Cruise Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Heated Front Seat(s)
Not Available
Optional
Not Available
Heated Steering Wheel
Not Available
Optional
Not Available
Keyless Entry
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Multi-Zone A/C
Standard
Optional
Not Available
Power Driver Seat
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Universal Garage Door Opener
Not Available
Optional
Not Available
Rear A/C
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Keyless Start
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Telematics
Standard
Optional
Standard

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Standard
Standard
Cross-Traffic Alert
Not Available
Optional
Standard
Rear Parking Aid
Standard
Optional
Not Available
Blind Spot Monitor
Standard
Optional
Standard
Lane Departure Warning
Optional
Not Available
Not Available
Lane Keeping Assist
Optional
Not Available
Not Available
ABS
Standard
Standard
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Standard
Standard
Brake Assist
Standard
Standard
Standard
Stability Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Traction Control
Standard
Standard
Standard

US NHTSA crash test result

Overall Rating
N/A
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
Side Crash Rating
N/A
Rollover Rating

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Knee Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Standard

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Corrosion
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
7 Years / 100,000 Miles
Drivetrain
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Maintenance
3 Years / Unlimited Miles
3 Years / Unlimited Miles
2 Years / 20,000 Miles
Roadside Assistance
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles