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2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee

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  2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee 2011 Ford Explorer
Invoice $28,711 $26,886
16/23 17/25
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Bottom Line The 2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee is one capable, good-looking crossover—and a welcome sign of life from Chrysler. Read Full Review The 2011 Ford Explorer a formidable shot right at the heart of the crossover market--one that's sure to pull some of the remaining SUV loyalists off their very high horses. Read Full Review
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  • Upscale appearance
  • Roomy, well-fitted interior
  • All-wheel drive for all tastes
  • Class-leading entertainment features


  • The softer side of Jeep style?
  • New V-6 engine booms
  • We’d like more gears, please


  • Fine blend of SUV and crossover styling
  • Tall, spacious cabin
  • Well-wired electric steering
  • MyFord Touch's tech revolution
  • Far more fuel-efficient than before


  • Not quite the off-roader it once was
  • MyFord Touch's learning curve and glitches
  • ....wait, we're thinking...
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