Compare 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee vs. 2021 Toyota 4Runner

2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee
2021 Toyota 4Runner

2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee


2021 Toyota 4Runner

19 city / 26 hwy*

Fuel Economy

16 city / 19 hwy*
293 HP


270 HP
3.6L 6cyl


4.0L 6cyl

Serving South Savannah, GA

When it comes to different types of midsize SUVs available on the road, few cars compare to the Jeep Grand Cherokee and the Toyota 4Runner. Both models are known for their outstanding performance and off-road capabilities. If you want to find the best fit for your needs, there are a few factors to compare between both options to make your selection and schedule an online test drive at Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Fiat of South Savannah.


The 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee comes with lively and peppy engine options, allowing drivers to choose from a V6 or V8 engine after you schedule an online test drive of the Jeep Grand Cherokee at Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Fiat of South Savannah. It offers excellent acceleration with 360 to 707 horsepower provided, depending on the type of engine you select. The four-wheel-drive system makes it easy to drive off the beaten path and explore more outdoor settings where steep inclines are present.

The 2021 Toyota 4runner is reliable and delivers strong off-road performance, and comes standard with a 4.0-liter V6 engine. It accelerates quickly and has enough power to get around other vehicles on the highway. The high ground clearance allows it to tackle different types of terrain with ease. If you take a sharp turn, you may notice the midsize SUV tends to lean and has a noticeable body roll. Unfortunately, the steering is also less refined compared to the Grand Cherokee. The model behaves similarly to its previous generation without a lot of noticeable updates.

Exterior Styling

The exterior of the Grand Cherokee stands out for its handsome design and classy details without straying too much from its original look and styling. The car features a bold ribbed grille with oversized air intakes and sleek headlamps on the front of the body. The dual chrome exhausts add to the athletic look of the vehicle and have a square shape.

The body on the 2021 4unner is outdated compared to the Grand Cherokee. It still has a commanding and intimidating stance but lacks any modern or edgy features. The SUV is built with an angular rear and has detailed tail lights, which look sharp.

Interior Settings

When you schedule a Jeep Grand Cherokee online test drive, you’ll find the car is more stylish than the 2021 Toyota 4runner. The cabin features a user-friendly touchscreen on the dashboard with a solid build quality and plush materials in every direction. Tall passengers can ride comfortably because of the generous amount of headroom provided. The commanding driving position and excellent visibility make it easier to feel more confident in the driver’s seat. The controls are also easy to find and use. The steering wheel is also easy to adjust for added comfort while operating the SUV.

The interior of the new Toyota 4runner is less exciting and stylish compared to what you’ll find in the 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee. The cabin has a lot of plastic surfaces and materials, making it look too similar to previous models and less upscale than the Grand Cherokee. The switchgear looks like it’s in need of an update. Fortunately, it has a large cargo area, which allows it to work well as a family vehicle or when taking long trips. Passengers will find it provides a lot of head and legroom in the back with excellent visibility in all directions. The front seats are comfortable and supportive and are power-adjustable. Those who want extra features can opt for leather upholstery, heated and ventilated front seats, and an optional third row if you plan to bring extra people along.

Contact us at Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Fiat of South Savannah to schedule a Jeep Grand Cherokee online test drive. Our team at Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Fiat of South Savannah can also assist you in exploring our inventory.

*All figures are EPA estimates. Actual mileage may vary.