2018 Jeep Cherokee vs 2018 Ford Escape


2018 Jeep Cherokee vs 2018 Ford Escape

Are you looking for a new SUV that stands out from the competition? In today's crowded marketplace there are many wonderful SUVs out there, and two of the most popular are the 2018 Jeep Cherokee and the 2018 Ford Escape. The 2018 Jeep Cherokee offers exceptional off-road capability, while the 2018 Ford Escape offers various technological features.

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Learn all about how the 2018 Jeep Cherokee and the 2018 Ford Escape face off!

Rear Air Conditioning

  • 2018 Jeep Cherokee - Standard on base trim
  • 2018 Ford Escape - Not available on base trim

Standard Transmission

  • 2018 Jeep Cherokee - 9-speed automatic
  • 2018 Ford Escape - 6-speed automatic

Roof Rails

  • 2018 Jeep Cherokee - Standard on base trim
  • 2018 Ford Escape - Optional on base trim

MPG highway

  • 2018 Jeep Cherokee - 30 Gallons
  • 2018 Ford Escape - 29 Gallons

Power and Handling

  • 2018 Jeep Cherokee - Standard for the 2018 Jeep Cherokee is a 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine. This engine manufactures 184 horsepower and 171 lb-ft of torque. There's an optional 3.2-liter V6 engine that creates 271 horsepower and 239 lb-ft of torque. Both engines come standard with a nine-speed automatic transmission. The vehicle may be purchased with either front- or all-wheel drive; Jeep provides a vehicle equipped for daily street driving, or one perfect for messy weather or off-road capability.
  • 2018 Ford Escape - What usually powers the 2018 Ford Escape is a 2.5-liter inline-4 engine. This engine can get you 168 horsepower and 170 lb-ft of torque. An available alternative to this engine is a 1.5-liter turbocharged inline-4 that will get you 179 horsepower. There is also a 2.0-liter turbocharged inline-4. Purchasing an Escape with a four-cylinder engine will get you a six-speed automatic transmission. The Escape is capable of hauling up to 3,500 pounds worth of equipment behind it.

Features & Design
2018 Jeep Cherokee - The 2018 Jeep Cherokee is a compact crossover SUV. It is available in five trims: Latitude, Latitude Plus, Limited, Trailhawk and Overland.

  • The Latitude has xenon headlights, 17-inch wheels and a folding front passenger seat.
  • The Latitude Plus has keyless ignition and entry, leather inserts in the upholstery and a leather-wrapped steering wheel.
  • The Limited has remote ignition, 18-inch alloy wheels and a large driver information display.
  • The Trailhawk has off-road-oriented suspension tuning, unique exterior trim and a leather-wrapped shift knob.
  • Purchasing the Overland trim will get you unique body-colored exterior trim, a sound-deadening windshield, a leather-wrapped instrument panel, HD radio and a navigation system.

2018 Ford Escape - There are four available trims: S, SE, SEL and Titanium. The S is basic and includes automatic headlights, cruise control, a six-way-adjustable driver's seat and a rearview camera. The SE trims on up offer adaptive cruise control with forward-collision warning, blind-spot monitoring, a parallel and reverse parking aid system and lane-keep assist. There have been complaints about the Ford Escape's lack of cargo space. Also, if you need an SUV that is fun to drive than we recommend looking elsewhere than at the Escape.

Why Choose the 2018 Jeep Cherokee at Palmer Dodge Chrysler Jeep in Roswell GA!

As we have indicated above, the 2018 Jeep Cherokee and 2018 Ford Escape are two popular SUVs. We highly recommend that you get the 2018 Jeep Cherokee because of its amazing off-road capability and how it can be purchased in either four or all-wheel drive. The 2018 Cherokee also provides an engaging driving experience, while the Ford Escape does not; simply put the Escape is boring to drive. Check out our New 2018 Jeep Cherokee Inventory!

Find out why SUV shoppers travel from all over the Atlanta area to buy their new Jeep Cherokee at Palmer Dodge Chrysler Jeep in Roswell GA!

Palmer Dodge Chrysler Jeep RAM...and the areas around Roswell We proudly Serve! Palmer Dodge Chrysler Jeep is one of the leading Dodge, Jeep, Ram and Chrysler dealerships in the Atlanta area people travel form places like, Lawrenceville, Marietta, Alpharetta, Buford, Cartersville, Duluth, Dunwoody, East Cobb, Johns Creek, Lithia Springs, Roswell, Canton, Jefferson, Coal Mountain, Dawsonville, Forsyth, Holly Springs, Peachtree Corners, Morrow, Cumming, Loganville, Woodstock, Kennesaw, Cherokee, Sandy Springs, Smyrna, Fulton, Fulton County, Norcross, Gainesville, and Union City because of our excellent customer service, friendly environment, attractive financing options, and huge selection of new and used vehicles! Check out our New 2018 Jeep Cherokee Inventory! Call us today at (855) 700-6455 or simply fill out the form on the website to schedule your test drive of the new 2018 Jeep Cherokee.

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