With so many types of vehicles to choose from, figuring out which one to buy can be tough. Even if you've narrowed it down to an SUV, this probably won't make your decision much easier, as there are many different makes, models, and features. Our Jeep® dealership takes a look at the 2019 Jeep Cherokee and the 2019 Ford Explorer to see how they compare to one another.

2019 Jeep Cherokee

The 2019 Jeep Cherokee has a base 2.4-liter, 4-cylinder engine that produces 180 horsepower. You can also opt for a turbocharged 2.0-liter, 4-cylinder engine that produces 270 horsepower. With 23 MPG in the city and 31 MPG on the highway, the 2019 Jeep Cherokee allows you to make less stops at the gas station. 

The 2019 Jeep Cherokee has two rows of seats for five people to fit comfortably. Cloth upholstery is standard, but vinyl or leather is available. Heated, ventilated, and power-adjustable front seats are also available. The Uconnect® infotainment system comes standard in the 2019 Jeep Cherokee, as does Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ connectivity. You can also get push-button start, satellite radio, navigation, and a 9-speaker Alpine® audio system.

If you're looking for Jeep cars that have a wealth of safety features, the Jeep Cherokee is an ideal choice. Brake assist, traction control, rear parking sensors, and a rearview camera all come standard.

2019 Ford Explorer

The 2019 Ford Explorer has a standard 3.5-liter V6 engine that produces 290 horsepower. Other engines are also available, including a twin-turbocharged 3.5-liter V6 engine that puts out 365 horsepower. As for fuel economy, the Ford Explorer will give you 19 MPG in the city and 27 MPG for highway driving. 

Seven people can fit in the Ford Explorer and cloth upholstery comes standard. Leather is available, as is heated and cooled front seats. Bluetooth®, a 6-speaker audio system, and the SYNC® infotainment system are all included in the Ford Explorer. As for safety features, the Ford Explorer comes with brake assist and traction control, but advanced features are add-ons.

To get behind the wheel of the 2019 Jeep Cherokee, come down to Ourisman Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM of Bowie. We have expert Jeep dealers in MD , and they will answer any of your questions while you ride around Crofton. They can also tell you about our Jeep deals or any of our pre-owned Jeep models.

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