2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee

2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee

2019 Ford Explorer

2019 Ford Explorer

2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee vs. 2019 Ford Explorer

A new SUV that’s as capable on pavement as it is off-road – that’s what many Idaho Falls shoppers are looking for. And as you’ve done your research, chances are you’ve looked at the 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee vs. Ford Explorer. That’s because both vehicles have impressive specs that strike a chord with growing families. In the end, though, Grand Cherokee has more to offer Blackfoot area drivers. Visit Ron Sayer's Chrysler Jeep Dodge to feel the difference between Explorer or Grand Cherokee! The choice will be an easy one for you after seeing the new Grand Cherokee for sale in our showroom.

Jeep Grand Cherokee

Ford Explorer


Jeep® Brand 4x4 system


Ford Intelligent 4WD
Standard 3.6L V6

Base Engine

Standard 3.5L Ti-VCT V6
295 hp


280 hp
19 city/26 hwy

EPA-Estimated Fuel Economy

17 city/24 hwy

Explorer or Grand Cherokee: Off-Road Capabilities

Right out of the gate, the Trail Rated® Tough badge and the Jeep® Brand 4×4 system makes Grand Cherokee a perfect pick for better traction on Pocatello roads in inclement weather, and over the hills. Engine options offered reach performance specs as high as 707 hp in the Supercharged 6.2L V8 packaged with the Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk® model. Grand Cherokee can also be protected and specially-sealed to handle up to 20 inches of water if you’re looking to ford small streams. And the available Selec-Terrain® Traction Management System can even adapt to rough paths and climates you’ll be handling. To obtain similar features in the Explorer, you’ll pay a lot more for an upgraded tow package.

2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee front view

Explorer or Grand Cherokee: Interior Features

The Grand Cherokee Uconnect® system keeps you connected and mobile for enhanced safety and entertainment. Using this award-winning system means you get the information you want, with your hands on the wheel, and your eyes on the road. Easy smartphone integration with Apple Carplay® and Android Auto™ are both supported. And Harman Kardon® provides a concert-like music experience with a top-notch speaker system as part of the entry-level trim. Obtaining comparable high-tech, high-quality features to enhance your drive in the Explorer will require adding on the available Ford Safe and Smart™ Package.

2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee front interior

Learn More at Ron Sayer's Chrysler Jeep Dodge

It’s clear that when it comes to the amenities Rexburg drivers expect from a new car, Grand Cherokee delivers the goods more readily. Is your mind made up between Jeep Grand Cherokee vs. Ford Explorer? Visit our dealership and see our Jeep vehicles in person. If you’d like, we’ll also help you compare Durango vs. Explorer so you can continue your research on CDJR vs. Ford SUVs! Contact us at Ron Sayer's Chrysler Jeep Dodge to take a test drive and bring the Jeep of your dreams home today.

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