2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee vs. 2018 Dodge Durango near Benton Harbor, MI

2018 Grand Cherokee Vs Dodge Durango

2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee vs. 2018 Dodge Durango: Pricing, Engine & Performance

The 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee has a starting MSRP of $30,895 and the 2018 Dodge Durango starts at $29,995 MSRP. The 2018 Grand Cherokee has five available engine options to choose from, whereas the 2018 Durango only has three. When it comes to horsepower and torque, the Grand Cherokee definitely has the leg up over the competition. The Grand Cherokee also has an impressive maximum towing capacity of 7,200 lbs. View the table below for engine and performance details.

2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee


2018 Dodge Durango

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


6.4L HEMI® V8, 5.7L HEMI® V8, 3.6L Pentastar® V6

Up to 707 HP


Up to 475 HP

Up to 645 lb.-ft.


Up to 470 lb.-ft.

4-Wheel Drive

Drive Type

All-wheel / rear-wheel drive


Fuel Economy (city/hwy)


2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee vs. 2018 Dodge Durango: Exterior & Interior

While both the Jeep Grand Cherokee and Dodge Durango each offer their own unique exterior and interior features, our product specialists agree that you will be more satisfied with what the 2018 Grand Cherokee has to offer.

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 Dodge Durango: Safety

You don’t want to leave anything to chance when it comes to the safety of you and your passengers. The 2018 Grand Cherokee has earned a 5-Star Safety rating from the NHTSA, in addition to a wide variety of other awards. Although the 2018 Dodge Durango comes equipped with a variety of safety features, it simply cannot compare to the Grand Cherokee’s 70+ advanced safety and security features. These include:

  • Blind Spot Monitoring System
  • LaneSense® Lane Departure Warning with Lane Keep Assist
  • Forward Collision Warning with Active Breaking
  • Park Assist
  • Back Up Camera and Trailer View
  • Parallel and Perpendicular Park Assist
  • High Intensity Discharge (HID) Headlamps and LED Taillamps
  • World-Class Selec-Terrain® Traction Management System
Grand Cherokee Safety

2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee vs. 2018 Dodge Durango: Technology

The 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee and 2018 Dodge Durango have many similar features when it comes to technology, but when compared closely to one another, the 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee comes out on top. Tech features include:

  • Uconnect® Technology
  • Apple CarPlay™
  • Android Auto™
  • 7-in. Driver Information Digital Cluster Display
  • SiriusXM Guardian™
Grand Cherokee Technology

Schedule a Test Drive

If you have decided that the 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee is the perfect SUV for your driving needs, be sure to schedule a test drive at our Jeep dealership near Benton Harbor, MI to experience this incredible SUV on the road! You can also check out our Learn more: Grand Cherokee research pages. If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to give our team a call at (877) 589-6292.