Looking for a compact SUV that’s also capable of handling rugged terrain for your next hiking excursion? Both the 2019 Jeep Cherokee and the 2019 Ford Escape are solid options for Rapid City drivers. However the Jeep SUV tops the Ford SUV in a handful of crucial areas.
If you’re looking for a new compact SUV that’s also able to handle some rugged terrain and tow with ease nearthe 2019 Jeep Cherokee and 2019 Ford Escape are two of the top options available. However, the Jeep SUV beats the Ford SUV in both of these categories and more, and you can find it now near Gillette at Juneks CJDR in Spearfish. Find out more about both models here, and compare the Jeep Cherokee to the Jeep Compass as well.
2019 JEEP CHEROKEE VS. 2019 FORD ESCAPE: TOWING CAPACITY
Both of these models are able to tow much more than typical compact crossover SUVs, but the 2019 Jeep Cherokee still easily edges out the 2019 Ford Escape in this category:
Jeep Cherokee Max Towing Capacity – 4,500 lbs.
Ford Escape Max Towing Capacity – 3,500 lbs.
2019 JEEP CHEROKEE VS. 2019 FORD ESCAPE: CONFIGURATIONS
Both of these SUVs come in a variety of different trim levels, including models with sophisticated modern features like high-resolution touchscreens, smartphone app integration, satellite radio, heated leather seats, and power moonroofs. However, the Jeep Cherokee trim levels include a number of exclusive drivetrain configurations that serve up robust off-road performance capabilities not found on the Ford Escape, including:
Jeep Active Drive I 4×4 System with Selec-Terrain® Traction Management System
Jeep Active Drive II 4×4 System low range and Neutral Mode
Jeep Active Drive Lock 4×4 System with with mechanical rear axle lock and Rock Mode
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