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2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee

2012 Toyota FJ Cruiser

  2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8 2012 Toyota FJ Cruiser 4WD 4-door Auto (Natl) Angular Front Exterior View
Invoice $26,803 $24,286
12/23 15/20
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Bottom Line The 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee only gets better this year with the addition of the SRT8's thundering HEMI V-8. Read Full Review If head-turning style and true trail toughness are priorities, the 2012 Toyota FJ Cruiser stands above most SUVs—although families and city commuters need not apply. Read Full Review
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  • Tasteful, upscale look
  • Spacious, refined cabin
  • Choice among all-wheel-drive systems
  • Advanced infotainment features
  • Oh, did we forget the SRT8 edition?


  • Not quite as crisp-looking as Jeeps past
  • Boomy exhaust from V-6
  • Needs Chrysler's new eight-speed automatic
  • No seven-seat version, yet


  • Handsomely retro design
  • Stylish, back-to-basics interior
  • No-compromises trail ability
  • Docile enough for daily driving


  • Lack of maneuverability
  • Poor visibility
  • Difficult backseat access
  • Noisy highway cruising
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