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2019 Jeep Cherokee vs. 2019 Chevy Equinox

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Between the Jeep Cherokee vs. Chevy Equinox, which SUV has everything that Libertyville and Crystal Lake drivers want? If you want a vehicle with excellent power and handling, look no further than the Jeep Cherokee specs. The latest Cherokee has 2.4L DOHC 4-cylinder engine under the hood, which delivers 10 extra horsepower than the Chevy Equinox. Plus, the Cherokee has better handling. When braking from 70 mph, the Jeep Cherokee stopped over 15 feet shorter than the Equinox!

Our SUV comparison also revealed that the Jeep Cherokee specs are much more capable than those of the Chevy Equinox. The Cherokee has a standard towing capacity that is 500 pounds greater than the Chevy Equinox. When comparing maximum trailer towing, the difference is even more dramatic. The Cherokee has a whopping 1,000 pounds of extra capability compared to the Chevy Equinox! And don’t forget about Jeep’s impressive corrosion warranty, which has no mileage limitations. Chevy’s corrosion warranty tops out at 100,000 miles. Clearly, the Jeep Cherokee is the winner! Want to experience its stellar performance and top-notch features in person? Visit our experts at Gurnee CJDR to get behind the wheel today, and take a test drive in the Jeep Cherokee trim level of your choice! Still researching your options? Learn all about the Jeep Cherokee exterior.


Jeep Cherokee


Chevy Equinox

2.4L DOHC 4-cylinder

Base Engine

1.5L turbo 4-cylinder
180 hp

Base Horsepower

170 hp
166 feet

Braking at 70 to 0 mph

182 feet
2,000 pounds

Standard Towing

1,500 pounds
4,500 pounds

Maximum Trailer Towing

3,500 pounds

Corrosion Warranty

100,000 miles

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