2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee
Features & Specs
2021 Ford Edge
24.6 Gallons
Fuel Capacity
18.5 Gallons
Optional
Sunroof
Not Available
RWD
Standard Drivetrain
FWD
293 Horsepower
Standard Engine Power
250 Horsepower

2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee vs 2021 Ford Edge

There are a lot of great SUVs on the market these days and that can make it troublesome to narrow it down to the one model that not only meets the needs of your busy day-to-day life but also that can take on the adventures you plan for the weekend. That is exactly why we have created this comparison review! Our team chose two of the most prominent models on the market today, the 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee and the 2021 Ford Edge. Keep reading below to see how they compare as our team showcases their powertrain and trim level options!

2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee Power & Handling

The Grand Cherokee is powered by one of four engines in the 2021 model year and they are all paired with an 8-speed automatic transmission. The standard engine is a 3.6L V6 that delivers 260 lb-ft of torque and 295 horsepower. This engine comes with RWD but 4WD is available. The second engine offered, available to most of the lineup, is a 5.7L V8 that produces 390 lb-ft of torque and 360 horsepower. The third engine, powering just the SRT trim level, is a 6.4L V8 that creates 470 lb-ft of torque and 475 horsepower. The final engine lies under the hood of the Trackhawk trim level. This 6.2L supercharged V8 pumps out 645 lb-ft of torque and 707 horsepower. All V8 engines are outfitted with 4WD as standard. Towing maxes out at 7,400 pounds!

2021 Ford Edge Power & Handling

There are just two engine options offered for the Ford Edge and they both come paired with an 8-speed automatic transmission. The standard engine is a 2.0L turbocharged inline-4 that delivers up to 275 lb-ft of torque and 250 horsepower. This engine can be outfitted with FWD or AWD. The second engine is only offered for one model, the ST. This 2.7L twin-turbocharged V6 delivers 380 lb-ft of torque and 335 horsepower. THis engine is only equipped with AWD.

2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee Features & Design

In the 2021 model year, there are seven Grand Cherokee trim levels offered. Standard features include dual-zone automatic climate control, 17-inch alloy wheels, heated side mirrors, a 7-inch touchscreen, a rearview camera, and smartphone integration. The upper trims like the Limited, Summit, and Overland add more features like heated front seats, navigation, a larger 8.4-inch touchscreen, remote engine start, leather upholstery, a sunroof, rain-sensing windshield wipers, adaptive cruise control, heated rear seats, an air suspension, and a dual-pane panoramic sunroof. The Trailhawk trim level is equipped for off-roading adventures while both the SRT and Trackhawk are ready to push the pedal to the metal.

2021 Ford Edge Features & Design

There are only five Edge trims offered in the 2021 model year. The base trim level is outfitted with standard features like dual-zone automatic climate control, rear parking sensors, 18-inch alloy wheels, wireless smartphone integration, and a 12-inch touchscreen. The upper trim levels add a keypad entry system, a 9-speaker sound system, a leather-wrapped steering wheel, black roof rails, 20-inch alloy wheels, a hands-free tailgate option, leather upholstery, wireless charging, and a Bang & Olufsen sound system. The ST trim adds more performance-geared features like a sport suspension, a variable-ratio steering system, and sport seats with leather and simulated suede upholstery.

Conclusion:

With four outstanding engine options and seven terrific trim levels, the Jeep Grand Cherokee blows the Ford Edge of the water without even trying! Come on down to Reedman Toll CDJR of Jenkintown and find the 2021 Grand Cherokee model that best suits your needs with the help of our sales associates!


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