2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee vs. 2018 Toyota 4Runner near Benton Harbor, MI

2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Vs 2018 Toyota4Runner

Are you in the market for a new SUV to take your daily driving experience to the next level? At McFadden’s Friendly Motors, we understand that there are countless options when it comes to SUVs. To make your decision less overwhelming, our product experts have compiled the following vehicle comparison of two extremely popular SUVs for drivers in the Benton Harbor, MI area: the 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee vs. 2018 Toyota 4Runner.

Once you’ve finished reading about these SUVs, be sure to check out our learn more: Grand Cherokee research page as well as our Grand Cherokee inventory to view all available models. If you have any questions, give the team at McFadden’s Friendly Motors a call at (877) 589-6292.

2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee vs. 2018 Toyota 4Runner: Pricing, Engine & Performance

The 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee has a starting MSRP of $30,895 and the 2018 Toyota 4Runner starts at $34,810 MSRP.

While both are powerful SUVs, the Jeep Grand Cherokee has 5 different engine options, whereas the 4Runner only has one standard engine. The Grand Cherokee also has slightly better fuel efficiency compared to the 4Runner. View engine and performance details below:

2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee


2018 Toyota 4Runner

3.0L V6 diesel, 5.7L V8, 6.4L V8 (SRT®), 3.6L V6 (Laredo), 6.2L V8 (Trackhawk)


4.0L V6

Up to 707 HP


Up to 270 HP

Up to 645 lb.-ft.


Up to 278 lb.-ft.

4-Wheel Drive

Drive Type

4-Wheel Drive

7,200 lbs.

Towing Capacity

5,000 lbs.


Fuel Economy (city/hwy)


2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee vs. 2018 Toyota 4Runner: Exterior & Interior

Although both SUVs come with a variety of exterior and interior features, our experts agree that you will be more satisfied with all the advanced features that the 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee has to offer. These include:

Grand Cherokee Exterior

Exterior Features

  • Classic 7-slot grille
  • Power Liftgate
  • CommandView® dual-pane panoramic sunroof
  • Available gloss back exterior accents
  • Available platinum chrome exterior accents
  • Roof rails

Grand Cherokee Interior

Interior Features

  • Ambient Lighting
  • Dashboard Inlays
  • Heated Steering Wheel
  • Heated Seats
  • Ventilated Seats
  • 60/40 split-folding rear seat

2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee vs. 2018 Toyota 4Runner: Technology & Safety

You deserve an SUV that keeps you safe and connected with every drive. While both the 2018 Grand Cherokee and 4Runner are equipped with safety and tech features, the Jeep Grand Cherokee simply comes out on top every time. It has received a 5-Star Safety rating from the NHTSA, and comes equipped with over 70 safety and security features.

Grand Cherokee Safety

Safety Features

  • Blind Spot Monitoring System
  • LaneSense® Lane Departure Warning with Lane Keep Assist
  • Forward Collision Warning with Active Breaking
  • Park Assist
  • Back Up Camera

Grand Cherokee Technology

Tech Features

  • Uconnect® Technology
  • Apple CarPlay™
  • Android Auto™
  • 7-in. Driver Information Digital Cluster Display
  • Available Alpine®

Schedule a Test Drive Today!

Come experience the 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee on the road when you schedule a test drive at McFadden’s Friendly Motors in South Haven, MI! If you have any questions, give our team a call at (877) 589-6292.