Ford Edge vs Jeep Grand Cherokee


Finding an agile midsize SUV to add a little space and adventure to your trips shouldn't be difficult, but deciding between the new Ford Edge and Jeep Grand Cherokee isn't the easiest choice to make. Both of these vehicles deliver a lot to their drivers, but the key is to take notice of their differences. At Richmond Ford West, we're here to help our friends in Glen Allen, Ashland, and Short Pump by showing them how these two SUVs differ.

Keep reading this Ford Edge vs. Jeep Grand Cherokee comparison to find out which vehicle offers you more!

Ford Edge vs Jeep Grand Cherokee Engine Specs & Performance

Both midsize SUVs offer impressive performances, but their engines couldn't be any more different. The Ford Edge comes equipped with a Twin Scroll 2.0L EcoBoost® 4-cylinder engine. The Jeep Grand Cherokee includes a 3.6L V6 under the hood. While both vehicles can produce well beyond 230 horsepower, there are some slight differences in torque.

  • The Ford Edge delivers 275 lb-ft of torque with its base level engine.
  • The Grand Cherokee maxes out its torque at 260 lb-ft.
  • The Edge includes Auto Start-Stop, which helps improve fuel economy during stops at red lights.

Passenger Space & Cargo Room

The Edge and Jeep Grand Cherokee each offer spacious cabins for their respective five passengers. Each vehicle includes the 60/40 split rear bench, which allows for you to partially fold the rear seats to accommodate for longer cargo. However, the entire bench can be folded down to expand the cargo space. As for the passengers, riders in the Edge get more room than the Grand Cherokee.

  • The Ford Edge offers 40.2 inches of headroom and 42.6 inches of legroom for front row passengers.
  • The Grand Cherokee includes 39.9 inches of headroom and 40.3 inches of legroom in its front row.
  • The Ford Edge offers 39.2 cubic feet of cargo room, which expands to 73.4 cubic feet.
  • The Grand Cherokee offers 36.3 cubic feet of cargo space, which only expands to 68.3 cubic feet.

Entertainment & Technology Features

The Edge and Grand Cherokee include some pretty sophisticated features within their respective cabins. Each vehicle includes a dashboard-mounted screen that includes voice recognition technology, allowing you to select your media options using your voice. Each vehicle includes auxiliary inputs and USB ports to connect portable media devices. The Ford Edge features the Smart Charging USB port, which doesn't require you to physically plug your device into the input in order to charge it.


Deciding Between the Ford Edge vs Jeep Grand Cherokee

At Richmond Ford West, we hope that this Ford Edge vs. Grand Cherokee comparison helped you see what these two vehicles offer and how they differ. You've now learned that about the many notable advantages the Ford Edge has over the Jeep Grand Cherokee. Why not learn even more about the Edge by dropping by our dealership?

Schedule your test drive with us at Richmond Ford West. We're here to help our friends in Glen Allen, Ashland, and Short Pump learn all about their favorite models!

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