2017 Jeep Cherokee vs. 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee

Jeep Cherokee, Jeep Grand Cherokee
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Battle of the Brand: Grand Cherokee vs. Cherokee

Jeep’s American history dates to World War II, when the U.S. Army called for automakers to design a utility vehicle to fit its needs for the fight ahead. That first Willys-Overland military vehicle evolved over several generations into the Jeep brand we know today.

Jeep strikes the balance between off-road ruggedness and modern, asphalt amenities. The 2017 Jeep Cherokee and Grand Cherokee are siblings, but like family they have their differences. The Cherokee, is ranked No. 12 in best compact SUVs, and the Grand Cherokee, is ranked No. 5 in best midsize SUVs. Which is better for you? Let’s compare the two side-by-side.