When comparing the 2021 Dodge Durango's and the 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee's specifications and ratings, the 2021 Dodge Durango has the advantage in the areas of reliability, resale value and interior volume. The 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee has the advantage in the areas of typical lower range of pricing for used cars, overall quality score and base engine power. The 2021 Dodge Durango and 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee have the same fuel efficiency. Based on this comparison of the 2021 Dodge Durango's and the 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee's specifications and ratings, the two cars are fairly comparable.
2021 Dodge Durango vs. 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee Pricing
A used 2021 Dodge Durango ranges from $29,377 to $72,541 while a used 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee is priced between $27,499 to $43,848.
2021 Dodge Durango vs. 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the 2021 Dodge Durango loses 41.9 percent of its value and the 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee loses 42.5 percent of its value. This means the 2021 Dodge Durango retains 0.6 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee.
2021 Dodge Durango vs. 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee Quality Rating
The iSeeCars Overall Quality rating for the Dodge Durango is 8.1 out of 10 while the Jeep Grand Cherokee's quality rating is 8.5 out of 10. This results in the Dodge Durango being ranked 14 out of 30 Best Midsize SUVs and the Jeep Grand Cherokee being ranked 6 out of 30. Out of 55 Best 5-seater SUVs, the Dodge Durango is ranked 22 and the Jeep Grand Cherokee is ranked 11. The Dodge Durango is also ranked 23 out of 66 Best Crossover SUVs while the Jeep Grand Cherokee is ranked 8 out of 66.
2021 Dodge Durango vs. 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee Reliability Rating
iSeeCars’ Reliability Rating for the Dodge Durango is 8.6 out of 10. For the Jeep Grand Cherokee the reliability rating is 8.6 out of 10. This gives the Dodge Durango a slight advantage in reliability compared to the Jeep Grand Cherokee.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the 2021 Dodge Durango’s base engine makes 293 horsepower, and the 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee base engine makes 295 horsepower. Both the Durango and the Grand Cherokee are rated to deliver an average of 21 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 640 miles. Both models use regular unleaded.
Passenger Space Comparison
The 2021 Dodge Durango, a crossover/midsize SUV, has the advantage of offering more interior volume, reflected in more rear head room and cargo space. The 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee, a midsize SUV, has the advantage in the areas of front shoulder room and rear shoulder room. The 2021 Dodge Durango and 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee are comparable in regards to front head room, front leg room and rear leg room.
Safety Ratings Comparison
When comparing crash test ratings from NHTSA, the 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee has higher safety ratings than the 2021 Dodge Durango, with an average rating of 4.66 out of 5 Stars compared to 4 out of 5 Stars.