In comparing the 2019 BMW X5's and the 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee's specifications and ratings, the 2019 BMW X5 has the advantage in the areas of fuel efficiency and base engine power. The 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee has the advantage in the areas of typical lower range of pricing for used cars, reliability, resale value and overall quality score. Based on this comparison of the 2019 BMW X5's and the 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee's specifications and ratings, the 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee is a better car than the 2019 BMW X5.
2019 BMW X5 vs. 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee Pricing
A used 2019 BMW X5 ranges from $34,496 to $51,999 while a used 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee is priced between $22,989 to $37,480.
2019 BMW X5 vs. 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the 2019 BMW X5 loses 53.8 percent of its value and the 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee loses 42.5 percent of its value. This means the 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee retains 11.3 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the 2019 BMW X5.
2019 BMW X5 vs. 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee Quality Rating
The iSeeCars Overall Quality rating for the BMW X5 is 7.8 out of 10 while the Jeep Grand Cherokee's quality rating is 8.5 out of 10. This results in the BMW X5 being ranked 10 out of 20 Best Luxury Midsize SUVs and the Jeep Grand Cherokee being ranked 6 out of 30 Best Midsize SUVs.
2019 BMW X5 vs. 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee Reliability Rating
iSeeCars’ Reliability Rating for the BMW X5 is 8.4 out of 10. For the Jeep Grand Cherokee the reliability rating is 8.6 out of 10. This gives the Jeep Grand Cherokee a slight advantage in reliability compared to the BMW X5.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the 2019 BMW X5’s base engine makes 335 horsepower, and the 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee base engine makes 295 horsepower. The X5 is rated to deliver an average of 22 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 569 miles. The Grand Cherokee is rated to deliver an average of 21 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 640 miles.This gives the 2019 BMW X5 the advantage in fuel efficiency and the 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee the advantage in maximum range. The X5 uses premium unleaded, and the Grand Cherokee uses regular unleaded.
Safety Ratings Comparison
When comparing crash test ratings from NHTSA, the 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee has higher safety ratings than the 2019 BMW X5, with an average rating of 4.66 out of 5 Stars compared to 4 out of 5 Stars.