2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee vs. 2021 Dodge Durango

2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee vs. 2021 Dodge Durango
2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee

vs.

2021 Dodge Durango
$34,970 MSRP

Starting Price

$32,962 MSRP
3.6L V6 Engine

Base Engine

3.6L V6 Engine
7,200 pounds

Max Towing Capacity

8,700 pounds
68.3 cubic feet

Cargo Space

85.1 cubic feet
5

Seating Capacity

5 (7 optional)
19 MPG City/26 MPG Highway

EPA-Estimated Fuel Economy

19 MPG City/26 MPG Highway

If you’re looking for a vehicle that’s rugged and refined, the 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee and Dodge Durango are two top-notch picks for the Tyler area. But, which is the better buy? While both are highly capable SUVs with spacious interiors, each model has its own distinctive personality. See whether a Durango or Grand Cherokee is in your future with Peters Chevrolet Buick Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram Fiat, and stop by our showroom in Longview for your test drive!

Durango or Grand Cherokee: Configurations

Between the 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee vs. Dodge Durango, there’s no shortage of great options available. The Jeep Grand Cherokee lineup is offered with 12 different trim levels, while the Dodge Durango has 8 different trims available. See the range below:

2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee

  • Laredo E: $34,970 MSRP
  • Freedom: $37,410 MSRP
  • Laredo X: $38,715 MSRP
  • Limited: $41,195 MSRP
  • Limited X: $46,045 MSRP
  • 80th Anniversary: $43,485 MSRP
  • Trailhawk®: $46,395 MSRP
  • Overland: $47,735 MSRP
  • High Altitude: $50,680 MSRP
  • Summit: $54,085 MSRP
  • SRT®: $70,185 MSRP
  • Trackhawk®: $88,690 MSRP

2021 Dodge Durango: 

  • SXT: $32,962 MSRP
  • SXT Plus: $37,352 MSRP
  • GT: $37,157 MSRP
  • GT Plus: $41,157 MSRP
  • R/T: $41,157 MSRP
  • Citadel: $48,812 MSRP
  • SRT: $65,357 MSRP
  • SRT Hellcat: $81,390 MSRP

Durango or Grand Cherokee: Configurations

Between the 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee vs. Dodge Durango, both models offer a wide range of engine options to bring both performance and efficiency to the Longview roads. The Durango does offer extra towing capacity, but both models are highly capable overall.

2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee:

  • 3.6L V6 Engine (base engine)
  • 6.4L V8 Engine
  • 6.2L V8 Engine
  • 19 mpg city/26 mpg highway
  • 7,200 pounds of towing capacity

2021 Dodge Durango: 

  • 3.6L Pentastar® V6 Engine (base engine)
  • 5.7L HEMI® V8 Engine
  • 6.4L HEMI® SRT V8 Engine
  • Supercharged 6.2L HEMI® SRT V8 Engine
  • 19 mpg city/26 mpg highway
  • 8,700 pounds of towing capacity

Durango or Grand Cherokee: Configurations

Both models offer seating for five in their base configurations. However, the Dodge Durango offers optional Durango Plus trims that add a third row for a seven-seat layout for larger families in Marshall. Compare the dimensions for the two models below:

2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee: 

  • Front/Rear Headroom: 39.9 inches/39.2 inches
  • Front/Rear Legroom: 40.3 inches/38.6 inches
  • Front/Rear Shoulder Room: 58.7 inches/58 inches
  • Front/Rear Hiproom: 57 inches/56.2 inches
  • Seating Capacity: 5
  • Passenger Volume: 105 cubic feet
  • Max Cargo Space: 68.3 cubic feet

2021 Dodge Durango: 

  • Front/Rear Headroom: 39.9 inches/39.8 inches
  • Front/Rear Legroom: 40.3 inches/38.6 inches
  • Front/Rear Shoulder Room: 58.5 inches/57.7 inches
  • Front/Rear Hiproom: 57 inches/55.5 inches
  • Seating Capacity: 5 (7 optional)
  • Passenger Volume: 106 cubic feet
  • Max Cargo Space: 85.1 cubic feet

Explore Your Options at Peters Chevrolet Buick Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram Fiat

Still can’t decide whether to choose the Durango or Grand Cherokee? Stop by our showroom in Longview to get behind the wheel. Our team would be happy to introduce you to our new inventory and new vehicle specials, so contact us with any questions. 

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