Compare 2005 Jeep Grand Cherokee vs 2005 Ford Escape

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4-Door Laredo
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Laredo 17 22 $24,147 $26,255
4-Door 4WD Laredo 17 21 $25,935 $28,225
4-Door Limited 15 20 $29,153 $31,880
4-Door 4WD Limited 15 20 $31,493 $34,470
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4-Door 103" WB 2.3L XLS Value
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door 103" WB 2.3L XLS Value 24 29 $18,097 $19,425
4-Door 103" WB 2.3L XLS 22 25 $18,684 $20,070
4-Door 103" WB 2.3L 4WD XLS Value 22 26 $19,689 $21,175
4-Door 103" WB 2.3L 4WD XLS 19 22 $20,277 $21,820
4-Door 103" WB 2.3L XLT 22 25 $20,927 $22,535
4-Door 103" WB 3.0L XLT 20 25 $21,705 $23,390
4-Door 103" WB 3.0L XLT Sport 20 25 $22,429 $24,185
4-Door 103" WB 2.3L 4WD XLT 19 22 $22,520 $24,285
4-Door 103" WB 3.0L Limited 20 25 $23,060 $24,880
4-Door 103" WB 3.0L 4WD XLT 18 22 $23,297 $25,140
4-Door 103" WB 3.0L 4WD XLT Sport 18 22 $24,021 $25,935
4-Door 103" WB 3.0L 4WD Limited 18 22 $24,653 $26,630
4-Door 103" WB 2.3L Hybrid 36 31 $24,835 $26,830
4-Door 103" WB 2.3L 4WD Hybrid 33 29 $26,314 $28,455
Pricing
Invoice Price
$24,147
$18,097
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$26,255
$19,425
Monthly Payment Estimate
$438 / month
$324 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
17 mpg 24 mpg
Highway
22 mpg 29 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
2WD Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD Sport Utility Vehicles
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in)
39.3 39.2
Second Shoulder Room (in)
58.5 55.9
Front Leg Room (in)
41.7 41.6
Front Hip Room (in)
57.6 53.3
Passenger Volume (ft³)
108.9 99.2
Second Leg Room (in)
35.5 35.6
Front Head Room (in)
39.7 40.4
Second Hip Room (in)
60.6 49.1
Front Shoulder Room (in)
59.1 56.3
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in)
8.0 8.0
Length, Overall (in)
186.7 174.9
Rear Door Opening Width (in)
- TBD - 41.0
Height, Overall (in)
69.4 69.7
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in)
62.0 60.9
Wheelbase (in)
109.5 103.1
Rear Door Opening Height (in)
- TBD - 34.9
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
84.2 70.1
Track Width, Front (in)
62.0 61.3
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
NA NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
- TBD - 40.8
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
- TBD - 35.9
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
34.5 29.3
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in)
- TBD - 52.6
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
32.1 38.9
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in)
- TBD - 59.0
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
67.4 66.3
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
12.6 x 0.6 NA
Brake Type
Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA 9.0 x 1.65
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
12.9 x 1.2 10.94 x .50
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA Yes
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
20.8 16.5
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
15.8 17.9
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
37.1 35.4
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
2.9 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - 38.7
Tires
Front Tire Size
P235/65R17 P225/75R15
Spare Tire Size
P235/65R17 Compact
Front Tire Order Code
TCC NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P235/65R17 P225/75R15
Rear Tire Order Code
TCC NA
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
5700 NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
350 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
570 NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
3500 1000
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
4147 3183
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in)
17 x 7.5 17 x 4
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in)
17 x 7.5 15 x 6.5
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Steel
Spare Wheel Material
Aluminum Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
17 x 7.5 15 x 6.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
14.0 5.3
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
160 110
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
750 550
Engine
Fuel System
SMFI SEFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
235 @ 4000 152 @ 4250
Engine Order Code
EKG 99Z
Displacement
3.7L/226 2.3L/121
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
210 @ 5200 153 @ 5800
Engine Type
Gas V6 Gas I4
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
22 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
17 24
Transmission
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 1.03
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD Manual w/OD
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.59 3.67
Clutch Size (in)
NA 8.86
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.41 1.31
Trans Type
5 5
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.83 0.84
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.16 3.45
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.19 2.06
Trans Order Code
DGJ NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.07 2.93
Summary
Body Style
4 Door 4 Door
Vehicle Name
Jeep Grand Cherokee Ford Escape
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear
Live Axle Multi-link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
Short/Long Arm MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
- TBD - NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -

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