When comparing the Jeep Gladiator's and the Ford Maverick's specifications and ratings, the Jeep Gladiator has the advantage in the areas of resale value, interior volume and base engine power. The Ford Maverick has the advantage in the area of new vehicle base pricing. Based on this comparison of the Jeep Gladiator's and the Ford Maverick's specifications and ratings, the Jeep Gladiator is a better car than the Ford Maverick.
Jeep Gladiator vs. Ford Maverick Pricing
For a new model, the Jeep Gladiator's price is between $47,555 and $66,515, with the Ford Maverick priced between $25,464 and $40,939.
Jeep Gladiator vs. Ford Maverick Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the Jeep Gladiator loses 23 percent of its value and the Ford Maverick loses 33.2 percent of its value. This means the Jeep Gladiator retains 10.2 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the Ford Maverick.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Jeep Gladiator’s base engine makes 285 horsepower, and the Ford Maverick base engine makes 250 horsepower.
Passenger Space Comparison
The Jeep Gladiator, a midsize truck, has the advantage of offering more interior volume, reflected in more front head room, rear head room, rear shoulder room and rear leg room. The Ford Maverick, a compact truck, has the advantage in the areas of front shoulder room and front leg room.
Available Cab Types and Bed Lengths
Both the Jeep Gladiator and the Ford Maverick are available in Crew Cab configuration. The Jeep Gladiator offers a bed length of 60.3 inches, and the Ford Maverick offers a bed length of 54.4 inches.
Safety Ratings Comparison
The Ford Maverick has an average safety rating of 4 out of 5 Stars based on NHTSA's crash test ratings.