2022 Grand Cherokee Vs. 2022 Explorer in Kinston, NC

Comparing the 2022 Jeep Grand Cherokee vs. 2022 Ford Explorer

Comparing crossover SUVs can be overwhelming with so many options out there. After all, crossover SUVs make up more than half of all new car sales. They are easily one of the most beloved vehicle classes by drivers. It can help you narrow down your options to compare popular choices like the 2022 Jeep Grand Cherokee and 2022 Ford Explorer.

The 2022 Grand Cherokee and the 2022 Explorer are popular and efficient crossovers. The Grand Cherokee is a Jeep, so it sports more off-road driving capabilities. Both cars can seat many, but the 2022 Grand Cherokee has more space than the 2022 Explorer.

Read further to learn more about the 2022 Grand Cherokee and 2022 Explorer. Then stop by Doug Henry CDJR to see and compare our options for sale in Kinston, NC. The 2022 Grand Cherokee is an excellent SUV, but we have new and used cars with which to compare it, so visit us today.

Interior Comparison

The 2022 Grand Cherokee comes standard with two rows, five seats, and the option to upgrade to three rows. The 2022 Explorer comes with three rows as standard. The three-row Explorer might sound better, but the back row in the Explorer is cramped and diminishes the cargo-loading capacity. In the three-row 2022 Grand Cherokee L, third-row passengers have more space than in the 2022 Explorer. If you do not need the third row, the 2022 Grand Cherokee is also way better at stowing belongings. The 2022 Grand Cherokee also comes with more upscale materials that make it more comfortable for reasons beyond more legroom.

The 2022 Grand Cherokee also comes with the easy-to-use Uconnect infotainment touchscreen, which is much more intuitive than the Ford infotainment system. Moreover, you get a handy digital display between your gauges in the 2022 Grand Cherokee. Thus, the 2022 Grand Cherokee has a more pleasant and inviting interior than the 2022 Explorer.

2022 Jeep Grand Cherokee

2022 Jeep Grand Cherokee Center Console 2022 Jeep Grand Cherokee Steering Column 2022 Jeep Grand Cherokee Cargo Space

2022 Ford Explorer

2022 Ford Explorer Center Console 2022 Ford Explorer Steering Column 2022 Ford Explorer Cargo Space

Performance Comparison

The 2022 Grand Cherokee and 2022 Explorer come with similar standard setups. The 2022 Grand Cherokee, however, has far superior upgrades available for drivers. In either SUV, you also get a standard rear-wheel drive or an optional four-wheel drive. The standard rear-wheel drive is to help with towing.

The 2022 Grand Cherokee base engine is a large V-6, while the Explorer uses a turbocharged four-cylinder to make similar power. You can upgrade to a V-8 in the 2022 Grand Cherokee to make up to 360 horsepower and 390 pound-feet of torque, and in the 2022 Explorer, you can upgrade to a turbocharged V-6. From here, the Explorer stops with the optional upgrades. However, you can find a 475-horsepower V-8 in the 2022 Grand Cherokee SRT and a 707-horsepower supercharged V-8 in the 2022 Grand Cherokee Trackhawk. The base Grand Cherokee model tows 6,200 pounds, which is a greater capacity than the 2022 Explorer with its largest engine. With the massive engines, the 2022 Grand Cherokee can achieve 7,200 pounds of towing.

Safety Features Comparison

Every 2022 Grand Cherokee comes with blind-spot monitors to help you stay safe. Optional automatic emergency brakes, lane-keeping technology, and adaptive cruise control are also available. Features like these exist on the 2022 Explorer. Ask our associates to learn more about safety when visiting our dealership in Kinston, NC.

Find the 2022 Grand Cherokee in Kinston, NC

Visit us today at Doug Henry CDJR in Kinston, NC, to check out the 2022 Grand Cherokee. We have many options for sale to compare. Let our team help you find the right car for your budget and lifestyle.

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