Compare 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee vs 2015 Lexus GX

2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee
2015 Lexus GX
Add Vehicle
Select style
4WD 4-Door Altitude
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Grand Cherokee 4WD 4-Door Altitude 17 24 $31,840 $31,995
Grand Cherokee 4WD 4-Door High Altitude 17 24 $44,779 $46,595
Grand Cherokee 4WD 4-Door Laredo 17 24 $31,840 $31,995
Grand Cherokee 4WD 4-Door Limited 17 24 $37,776 $39,065
Grand Cherokee 4WD 4-Door Overland 17 24 $44,779 $46,595
Grand Cherokee 4WD 4-Door SRT 13 19 $62,314 $64,895
Grand Cherokee 4WD 4-Door Summit 17 24 $49,801 $51,995
Grand Cherokee RWD 4-Door Altitude 17 25 $29,855 $29,995
Grand Cherokee RWD 4-Door High Altitude 17 25 $41,904 $43,595
Grand Cherokee RWD 4-Door Laredo 17 25 $29,855 $29,995
Grand Cherokee RWD 4-Door Limited 17 25 $35,831 $37,065
Grand Cherokee RWD 4-Door Overland 17 25 $41,904 $43,595
Grand Cherokee RWD 4-Door Summit 17 25 $46,926 $48,995
Select style
4WD 4-Door
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
GX 460 4WD 4-Door 15 20 $45,527 $49,485
GX 460 4WD 4-Door Luxury 15 20 $56,225 $61,115
Pricing
Invoice Price
$31,840
$45,527
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$31,995
$49,485
Monthly Payment Estimate
$533 / month
$825 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
8.4
7.2
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee offers an engine for everyone, and a feature list as extensive as those found in luxury sedans. The 2015 Lexus GX can go where few others can, but how many luxury car owners really take their SUVs off-road?
TCC Likes
TCC Dislikes
Fuel Economy
City
17 mpg 15 mpg
Highway
24 mpg 20 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Standard Sport Utility Vehicles 4WD -
Interior Dimensions
Second Shoulder Room (in)
58 57.3
Passenger Volume (ft³)
105.4 -
Front Leg Room (in)
40.3 41.7
Front Hip Room (in)
57 56.5
Second Leg Room (in)
38.6 34.1
Passenger Capacity
5 7
Front Head Room (in)
39.9 38
Second Hip Room (in)
56.2 55.2
Front Shoulder Room (in)
58.7 55.4
Second Head Room (in)
39.2 40.4
Third Leg Room (in)
- 29.3
Third Hip Room (in)
- 43.1
Third Head Room (in)
- 35.2
Third Shoulder Room (in)
- 54.5
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in)
69.3 74.2
Track Width, Rear (in)
64.1 62.4
Wheelbase (in)
114.8 109.8
Liftover Height (in)
32.4 -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
76.5 74.2
Track Width, Front (in)
63.9 62.4
Min Ground Clearance (in)
8.6 8.1
Length, Overall (in)
189.8 192.1
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
36.3 11.6
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
36.3 46.7
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
68.3 64.7
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
12.6 12.3
Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc 4-Wheel Disc
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
12.9 13.3
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
- 4-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
24.6 23
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
37.1 38.1
Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P265/50TR20 P265/60HR18
Rear Tire Order Code
TV9 NA
Front Tire Size
P265/50TR20 P265/60HR18
Spare Tire Size
Compact Full-Size
Front Tire Order Code
TV9 NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
3500 NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
3500 NA
Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs)
3500 NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
350 NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
350 NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
4677 -
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs)
- 6600
Wheels
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Aluminum
Front Wheel Size (in)
20 X 8 18 X 7.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Compact Full-Size
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
20 X 8 18 X 7.5
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
700 -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
160 130
Engine
Displacement
3.6 L/220 4.6 L/281
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
290 @ 6400 301 @ 5500
Engine Type
Regular Unleaded V-6 Premium Unleaded V-8
Fuel System
Sequential MPI Sequential MPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
260 @ 4800 329 @ 3500
Engine Order Code
ERB NA
Engine Oil Cooler
- Regular Duty
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
19 17
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
24 20
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
17 15
Transmission
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.45 -
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
2.11 1.40
Trans Type
8 6
Drivetrain
Four Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.28 0.72
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.67 -
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.29 3.22
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
3.14 2.04
Trans Order Code
DFL NA
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.67 1.00
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.84 -
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 0.59
First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.71 3.52
Transfer Case Model
- Electronic
Trans PTO Access
- No
Transfer Case Power Take Off
- No
Summary
Vehicle Name
Jeep Grand Cherokee Lexus GX 460
Body Style
Sport Utility Sport Utility
Body Code
- S
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link -
Suspension Type - Front
Short And Long Arm Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Short And Long Arm -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear
- 3.91
Axle Type - Front
- Independent
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
- 3.91
Axle Type - Rear
- Rigid Axle
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
9.3 (Est) 10.4
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating
-
Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
-
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver
-
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger
-
Overall Side Crash Rating
-
Side Barrier Rating
-
Side Barrier Rating Driver
-
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat
-
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat
-
Combined Side Rating Front Seat
-
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat
-
Rollover Rating
-

Get FREE Dealer Quotes

From dealers near you
Go!

Add a Vehicle to Compare

Select a vehicle below
Please choose a make.
Please choose a model.
Please choose a year.
Continue