When it comes to SUV performance and features, the 2019 Jeep Cherokee and 2018 Jeep Compass both deliver many of the features that Rapid City, SD drivers are looking for, including 4WD systems with off-road capabilities for camping around Spearfish; Uconnect® infotainment system; and spacious seating for 5 passengers. Nonetheless, they’re built with different needs and budgets in mind, so find out which is the best pick for you, and then check out the Cherokee trims and Compass trims at our dealership.
JEEP CHEROKEE INTERIOR VS. JEEP COMPASS INTERIOR
The 2019 Jeep Cherokee and 2018 Jeep Cherokee come with similar dimensions, but there’s a slight trade off either way in terms of passenger and cargo space:
2019 Jeep Cherokee Interior
2018 Jeep Compass Interior
158.3 cubic feet Total
126.7 cubic feet
24.6 cubic feet
Dedicated Cargo Space
27.2 cubic feet
JEEP CHEROKEE MSRP VS. JEEP COMPASS MSRP
Both of these SUVs are affordable, but the 2018 Jeep Compass will appeal more to Sturgis drivers on a budget:
2019 Jeep Cherokee – MSRP from $23,995
2018 Jeep Compass – MSRP from $21,095
JEEP CHEROKEE MPG VS. JEEP COMPASS MPG
Both of these SUVs deliver strong fuel economy ratings, whether you go with 4×2 or 4×4 drivetrain configurations:
2019 Jeep Cherokee Max MPG – 32 mpg highway, 23 mpg city
2018 Jeep Compass Max MPG – 31 mpg highway, 23 mpg city
JEEP CHEROKEE PERFORMANCE VS. JEEP COMPASS PERFORMANCE
Both of these vehicles come standard with a 2.4L 4-cylinder engine that makes 180 hp, but the Jeep Cherokee is also offered with a 271-hp V6 and a turbo-diesel engine that makes 295 lb-ft of torque. Both SUVs are also offered with Jeep Active Drive with the Selec-Terrain® traction management system.
CHECK OUT BOTH OF THESE JEEP SUVS NEAR SUNDANCE, SD
Compare the Cherokee to the Grand Cherokee, the Compass to the Renegade, or even the Grand Cherokee to the Dodge Durango. Then, test drive the new Jeep Cherokeeand new Jeep Compass. Our dealership is about an hour and a half from Newcastle down WY-585, so contact us online to get started.