2018 Jeep Cherokee vs Ford Escape

Specs at a Glance

2018 Jeep Cherokee

2018 Jeep Cherokee

Engine Power

  184hp

Highway MPG**

  30


2018 Ford Escape

2018 Ford Escape

Engine Power

  168hp

Highway MPG**

  29

2018 Jeep Cherokee vs 2018 Ford Escape

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The Jeep Cherokee and the Ford Escape are two amazing options to choose if you’re looking for an automobile that can take your family on some of the best road trips of your life. They are both high-ranking options according to expert sites such as US News. They both made it into the top 20 in the category of compact SUVs. Here is a comparison of the models so that you can make an informed decision about which one you should introduce to your life.

Performance and Fuel Efficiency

The Jeep Cherokee is just an overall fun model that is going to give you an exciting ride. Its striking design will mesmerize you, and then the motor will dazzle you. The model comes with a 2.0-Liter Turbo motor that will deliver you a robust 270 horsepower. You’ll also have the option of owning a model with a 2.4-Liter motor or a 3.2-Liter with 180 and 238 horsepower, respectively.

The Escape offers you a selection of motors that deliver anywhere between 168 and 245 horsepower. As far as fuel efficiency goes, this model can get you about 29 miles per gallon on the highway and 21 off.

Safety Features

Safety is probably your first priority, and it’s the manufacturer’s priority, as well. The Cherokee has quite a few safety features that you will find useful in your journey. Some of the key safety components that you will notice are the Blind Spot Monitoring, Front and Rear Park Assist, Keyless Entry and so on.

The Escape has its own fleet of services that are set up to protect you. If you choose this option, you’ll have access to features such as the Lane Keep Assist, Reverse Sensing, Electric Parking Brake and more. Many more features exist on both of these vehicles. To get the true fill of all the features in the Jeep Cherokee visit our dealership and check them out in person.

Technology and Gadgets

The Cherokee is built for fun, so you will have access to a busload of technological features that you can play with while you’re on the road. Some of the features that you will have access to are features such as SiriusXM Guardian, Android Auto, Apple CarPlay and more. The car is set up to give you and your passengers a pleasurable ride but to also allow you to keep a keen eye on the vehicle once you park it.

The Escape has a collection of cool features that you can use and love, as well. Some of the features that you’ll experience if you buy this model are the Sync 3 center, Satellite Radio, Heated Steering Wheel and more.

It’s time to schedule an appointment at Atascosa DCJ Yamaha for your detailed test-drive in the Cherokee. You’ll be treated with nothing but the highest level of respect no matter when you come to visit and take the Jeep on a run. Just contact the dealership and request a test-drive. You’ll be glad you got the opportunity to get up close and personal with a car that you loved. If everything goes right, you’ll be leaving the dealership as the proud owner of a new vehicle.


** EPA estimated mpg with 2.4L engine and nine-speed automatic transmission, 4×2. Actual mileage may vary.
** EPA-estimated city/hwy mpg for the model indicated. See fueleconomy.gov for fuel economy of other engine/transmission combinations. Actual mileage will vary. On plug-in hybrid models and electric models, fuel economy is stated in MPGe. MPGe is the EPA equivalent measure of gasoline fuel efficiency for electric mode operation.