Compare 2021 Jeep Cherokee vs. 2021 Toyota RAV4

2021 Jeep Cherokee
2021 Toyota RAV4

2021 Jeep Cherokee


2021 Toyota RAV4

2.4L 4cyl


2.5L 4cyl
180 HP


203 HP
22 city / 31 hwy*

Fuel Economy

27 city / 35 hwy*

Serving Brunswick, GA

The 2021 Jeep Cherokee is a solid pick among small SUVs. The Jeep Cherokee is a fan favorite for consumers who want a practical and competent SUV that can drive just as easily on dirt trails as paved surfaces. The Jeep Cherokee is one of the most versatile vehicles that you can get with its sporty design, nimble handling, and high-class cabin that’s equipped with all the luxuries and amenities you would expect from a luxury SUV. The innovative Jeep Cherokee is historically known for its large selection of available amenities and opportunities for a custom finish, and this year is no different with even more features offered than ever before. In 2021 the Jeep Cherokee gets more safety features added to the lineup, and it comes with more standard amenities in general than in the past. Two new trims are available as well. The Jeep competes with the 2021 Toyota RAV4, but the Jeep is the better option if you want a vehicle truly designed for the outdoors. The Jeep has superior performance credentials compared to the Toyota, and you can easily spot the Jeep Cherokee in a crowd, while you don’t get the same distinct personality and unique character with the Toyota. Contact Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Brunswick to try the 2021 Jeep Cherokee today.

Performance and Handling

The Jeep Cherokee at Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Brunswick has several mechanical configurations available to power through all your adventures, regardless of whether you aim to keep the Cherokee on paved surfaces or take it on off-road excursions. For those who are satisfied with base-level power, the Jeep Cherokee comes with a 2.4L gasoline engine that achieves 180 HP for its top power output and about 171 LB-FT of torque. With this engine you’ll get a nine-speed transmission and available four wheel drive. One of the newest trim levels, called the Latitude Lux, gets a V6 engine that delivers 271 HP and about 240 LB-FT in torque. You can also select the available turbo engine for an increase to 270 HP and 295 LB-FT of maximum torque for an even more exhilarating ride. The Toyota RAV4 only has one engine and mechanical system for the lineup, which is a four cylinder gasoline engine capable of producing up to 203 HP at most. Four-wheel drive, which is included on most trim levels of the Jeep Cherokee, is not an option with the Toyota RAV4.

Interior Design

While the Toyota RAV4’s interior has a stiffer ride and is generally less comfortable, you will find that to your delight, the opposite is true for the Jeep Cherokee at Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Brunswick. The Cherokee at Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Brunswick has many standard features. To start off, you can look forward to a six-speaker stereo system with good sound quality and a seven-inch touchscreen interface that supports Apple CarPlay along with Android Auto. There are many standard safety aids as well. Satellite radio and more USB ports come with the second trim, which also gets a heated leather steering wheel and heated front seats. Leather seats come with the new Latitude Lux trim, and you’ll get a panoramic sunroof and premium sound system on the Limited. The Toyota does not get satellite radio with the second trim level, and you won’t get the Jeep’s amenities such as heated seats and a heated steering wheel unless you opt for a higher-level trim.


When you think of vehicles on the market that are truly meant for the outdoors, the Jeep Cherokee at Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Brunswick is one name that stands out. The Jeep Cherokee has LED lights, alloy wheels, roof rails, and rain-sensing wipers as standard features. Roof rails and automatic wipers are not standard features with the Toyota.

If you’re ready to schedule an appointment for a 2021 Jeep Cherokee test drive, don’t hesitate to contact the friendly and welcoming staff at Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Brunswick to make that happen.

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