2016 Jeep Cherokee vs 2016 Ford Escape

 
2016 Jeep Cherokee vs
2016 Ford Escape
Crossover SUVs make for great vehicles, especially for families. Crossovers offer great interior space and powerful performance all with the veratility of a truck. The 2016 Jeep Cherokee is all that and more.
Power, Performance and Tehcnology
With the 2016 Jeep Cherokee you can enjoy and impressive 184 horsepower which offers a more exciting drive than the Escape, which only offers 178 horsepower. The Cherokee boasts a nine-speed automatic transmission which offers smoother shifting and quicker acceleration than the Escape's six-speed transmission.  With that kind of power, it should come as no surprise to learn that the 2016 Jeep Cherokee provides a Best-In-Class towing capacity of up to 4,500 lbs. In contrast, the 2016 Ford Escape will only tow up to 3,499 lbs. Jeep backs it all up with an additional 40,000 miles in free roadside assistance compared to the Escape.
 
Technology and Interior Space
The 2016 Jeep Cherokee's technological superiority to the 2016 Ford Escape continues when you consider comfort and convenience features as well. One such feature only seen on the Cherokee is Adaptive Cruise Control with Stop and Go, which employs radar and video technology to maintain a preset distance between your Cherokee and the car ahead, based on your cruise control settings. It even stops and starts the vehicle, when necessary. And don't forget Uconnect 8.4. This advanced multimedia center offers 3D mapping, voice control, and a Class-Exclusive 8.4 inch touchscreen. You and your entire family or friends can enjoy these features on your next road trip as the Cherokee offers 104 cubic feet of passenger volume, while the Escape only offers 98 cubic feet.



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