With the introduction of the 2014 Jeep Cherokee to the automotive world, there is suddenly another competitor in the segment. Because of that, we are taking a look at the competition of 2014 Jeep Cherokee vs 2014 Ford Escape.
Both the new Cherokee and the Ford Escape will offer up 31 MPG highway fuel economy. But, the four-cylinder on the Cherokee will be capable of an impressive 184 horsepower. To keep the fuel mileage reasonable on the Cherokee, it was fitted with the new 9-speed transmission. This allows the vehicle to seamlessly transfer through the gears to both provide a smooth ride while also saving fuel. Where the Cherokee really differs is in engine options, as it will come with an available 3.2-liter V6. The Escape does not have a six-cylinder option.
Do You Choose the Cherokee or Escape?
The competition of 2014 Jeep Cherokee vs 2014 Ford Escape is a close one, but with an available V6 engine and cutting edge style, it’s tough to not give the win to the Cherokee. The performance offered by the Cherokee also makes it a great choice. And being a Jeep, it just gets through all terrain more seamlessly.
Both the Cherokee and Escape offer seating for three in the back seat. But, the new Jeep Cherokee has a refined interior that is superior to the Escape. The high-end materials used make the Cherokee a comfortable and attractive option all the way around.
Be among the first to own the new 2014 Jeep Cherokee in southern Wisconsin by contacting the professionals at Palmen Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram of Racine. When a new vehicle like this comes along, it’s worth checking it out.