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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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Lexus RX
2021 Lexus RX
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$45,070
Starting Price (MSRP)
8.3
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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
3.5-liter V6 Gas
Engine
2.0-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 19 MPG
Hwy: 26 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 20 MPG
Hwy: 27 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 21 MPG
Hwy: 24 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
24.6 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
19.2 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
3.5-liter V6 Gas
2.0-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Horsepower
293 hp @ 6400 rpm
295 hp @ 6300 rpm
235 hp @ 4500 rpm
Torque
260 lb-ft @ 4000 rpm
267 lb-ft @ 4700 rpm
258 lb-ft @ 1600 rpm
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
8-Speed Automatic
8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
37.1 ft
45.2 ft
38.1 ft

Wheels

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

Suspension

Front Suspension
Short And Long Arm
Strut
Strut
Rear Suspension
Multi-Link
Double Wishbone
Multi-Link

Tires

Front Tire
P265/60R18
P235/65VR18
P245/60HR18
Rear Tire
P265/60R18
P235/65VR18
P245/60HR18
Spare Tire
Compact
Compact
Compact

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
21 MPG
23 MPG
22 MPG
City
19 MPG
20 MPG
21 MPG
Highway
26 MPG
27 MPG
24 MPG

Emissions

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

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
24.6 gallons
19.2 gallons
18.6 gallons
Cruising Range City
467.4 miles
384 miles
390.6 miles
Cruising Range Highway
639.6 miles
518.4 miles
446.4 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
189.8 in
192.5 in
198.3 in
Height
69.3 in
67.7 in
70 in
Max Width
76.5 in
74.6 in
78.3 in
Front Width
63.9 in
64.4 in
67.2 in
Rear Width
64.1 in
64 in
67.8 in
Wheelbase
114.8 in
109.8 in
117.3 in
Ground Clearance
8.6 in
N/A
N/A

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
5 seater
7 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
40.3 in
44.1 in
41.5 in
Front Seat Headroom
39.9 in
39.4 in
41.3 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
58.7 in
57.8 in
61.5 in
Front Seat Hip Room
57 in
56.6 in
58.2 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
38.6 in
38 in
37.6 in
Rear Seat Headroom
39.2 in
39.1 in
40.4 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
58 in
57.6 in
60.8 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
56.2 in
56.1 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
4,222 lbs
4,222 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity
3,500 lbs
3,500 lbs
N/A

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
68.3 ft³
32.6 ft³
96.8 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
36.3 ft³
16 ft³
55.5 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
36.3 ft³
16 ft³
20.6 ft³

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

Bright White Clearcoat
  • Atomic Silver
  • Caviar
  • Eminent White Pearl
  • Matador Red Mica
  • Moonbeam Beige Metallic
  • Nebula Gray Pearl
  • Nightfall Mica
  • Nori Green Pearl
  • Obsidian
  • 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
N/A
N/A

Standard Interior Materials

N/A
  • Birch, NuLuxe Seat Trim
  • Birch, NuLuxe Seat Trim
  • Birch, Semi-Aniline Leather Seat Trim
  • Black, NuLuxe Seat Trim
  • Black, NuLuxe Seat Trim
  • Black, Semi-Aniline Leather Seat Trim
  • Glazed Caramel, NuLuxe Seat Trim
  • Glazed Caramel, Semi-Aniline Leather Seat Trim
  • Parchment, NuLuxe Seat Trim
  • Parchment, NuLuxe Seat Trim
  • Parchment, Semi-Aniline Leather Seat Trim
  • Titan Black, Cloth Seating Surfaces

Features and Options

Infotainment

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

Interior Trim

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

Comfort

Head-Up Display
Not Available
Optional
Not Available
Navigation System
Standard
Optional
Not Available
Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Power Liftgate
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Standard
Standard
A/C
Standard
Standard
Standard
Adaptive Cruise Control
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Climate Control
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Cooled Front Seat(s)
Not Available
Optional
Not Available
Cruise Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Hands-Free Liftgate
Not Available
Optional
Not Available
Heated Front Seat(s)
Not Available
Optional
Not Available
Heated Rear Seat(s)
Not Available
Optional
Not Available
Heated Steering Wheel
Not Available
Optional
Not Available
Keyless Entry
Standard
Standard
Standard
Multi-Zone A/C
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Power Driver Seat
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Power Passenger Seat
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Remote Engine Start
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Remote Trunk Release
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Seat Memory
Not Available
Optional
Not Available
Universal Garage Door Opener
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Rear A/C
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Keyless Start
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Telematics
Standard
Standard
Standard

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Standard
Standard
Cross-Traffic Alert
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Rear Parking Aid
Standard
Optional
Not Available
Blind Spot Monitor
Standard
Standard
Standard
Lane Departure Warning
Optional
Standard
Not Available
Lane Keeping Assist
Optional
Standard
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
N/A
Side Crash Rating
Rollover Rating

Airbags

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

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Corrosion
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
6 Years / Unlimited Miles
7 Years / 100,000 Miles
Drivetrain
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
6 Years / 70,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Maintenance
3 Years / Unlimited Miles
1 Years / 10,000 Miles
2 Years / 20,000 Miles
Roadside Assistance
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
4 Years / Unlimited Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles