Compare 2021 Jeep Cherokee vs. 2021 Subaru Forester

2021 Jeep Cherokee
2021 Subaru Forester

2021 Jeep Cherokee


2021 Subaru Forester

22 city / 31 hwy*

Fuel Economy

26 city / 33 hwy*
180 HP


182 HP
1.8L 4cyl


2.5L 4cyl

Serving Brunswick, GA

If you’re looking for a performance-oriented SUV, look no further than the 2021 Jeep Cherokee at Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM Brunswick. The 2021 Jeep Cherokee, which you can take for an online test drive at your convenience through our dealership, excels in many key areas, including performance and distinctive style. The Cherokee has always been a charming and alluring small SUV. This year, the Cherokee takes the #6 spot in its small SUV class. The Cherokee also adds new features including additional conveniences and safety aids. Several new variants join the lineup too, including the 80th Anniversary edition and the Latitude Lux. The Cherokee competes with the 2021 Subaru Forester, but it has more options for power and performance, and it has more off-road capabilities along with a more unique style.


A 2021 Jeep Cherokee online test drive is a convenient and easy way to explore the latest Jeep Cherokee in further detail. Multiple engines are offered for the Cherokee to provide you with the capability that you need to get through challenging conditions. The Jeep Cherokee also comes standard with four-wheel drive, which is not offered as a standard convenience on the Subaru Forester. The Jeep begins with a four-cylinder gasoline engine with a maximum power rating of 180 HP. The second engine, offered on the Lux trim, is a 3.2L V6 with a greater power output reaching 271 HP. You have the option to get another engine as well, which is a variant of the V6 that is capable of 270 HP and just under 300 LB-FT of torque. The Subaru Forester, on the other hand, only has one engine available. The Subaru’s engine has a top power output of 182 HP, which is less than the Cherokee’s capabilities, and it only has all-wheel drive rather than four-wheel drive.

Interior Design

The 2021 Jeep Cherokee online test drive, available through Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM Brunswick, will give you a detailed look at the Jeep’s interior. Although the Cherokee has a hardy exterior build, you’ll find that its interior is quite comfortable and even luxurious on the higher-end trim levels. The Jeep Cherokee has a seven-inch infotainment system to start, with a larger 8.4-inch screen on the top trim levels. The first trim has a sound system with six speakers. Android Auto is standard, and you will also get Apple CarPlay. Premium leather upholstery, USB charging ports, a heated steering wheel wrapped in leather, and heated seats for the front occupants are other notable interior features. The Subaru only gets a smaller 6.5-inch display screen to start with. USB charging is not a standard feature, and you won’t get other amenities including a heated wheel and heated seats until further up the line. The largest infotainment display offered for the Subaru is a 7-inch screen. The Jeep Cherokee also has numerous safety aids that are available exclusively as options or limited to the higher-level trims with the Subaru Forester.


With an online test drive you can check out the unique and distinguished stylistic features that make the 2021 Cherokee stand out. The Cherokee has one of the most distinctive styles, starting with its rounded headlights and signature Jeep emblem. The Cherokee gets standard LED lighting and roof rails. Rain-sensing wipers are standard, and fog lights are added to the second trim level. All-terrain tires come with the Trailhawk trim. The Subaru does not have standard roof rails. Roof rails are only available with the second trim, and it doesn’t have standard rain-sensing wipers. Special all-terrain tires that are included on the Jeep are not offered on the Subaru.

The 2021 Jeep Cherokee at Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM Brunswick is a top choice for an SUV in 2021. To reserve your 2021 Jeep Cherokee online test drive today, contact the friendly and professional staff at Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM Brunswick for more details.

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