2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee vs. 2019 GMC Acadia: An SUV Comparison

Jeep Grand Cherokee vs. GMC Acadia

Choosing the perfect SUV can be harder than it looks because of the many options available to drivers. Our team has compared the 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee and GMC Acadia, which are two highly popular models packed with the features you’re looking for. In this comparison, you can figure out which model is best for your needs. If you’re already curious about the Grand Cherokee, check out the Dan’s Jeep new vehicle inventory to browse available trims. We also encourage you to call our Jeep dealership in Westborough, MA at (508) 366-8888 with any questions.

Engine Specs and Towing

Both vehicles are equipped with a 3.6L V6 engine, but the Grand Cherokee is paired with an 8-speed automatic transmission while the Acadia is paired with a 6-speed automatic transmission. When it comes to towing, the 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee outperforms the GMC Acadia. The Grand Cherokee is capable of towing up to 6,200 lbs. while the GMC Acadia can only tow up to 4,000 lbs.

 
 
 

Jeep Grand Cherokee vs. GMC Acadia: Safety

Your safety is the most important aspect of driving, so ensure you have a vehicle with the proper protection. Below you’ll see key differences between the Grand Cherokee and GMC Acadia’s safety features.

  • The Sentry Key® Theft Deterrent System is standard on the Grand Cherokee. The Acadia comes with a security system as well.
  • The option of adding on Parallel and Perpendicular Park Assist is available only on the Grand Cherokee.
  • Exclusive to the Grand Cherokee, Rain Brake Support engages when the windshield wipers on. It provides added brake performance to keep you and your passengers safer.

 

Grand Cherokee Safety

 

Jeep Grand Cherokee vs. GMC Acadia Interior & Cargo Space

Whether you’re more interested in style or comfort, you can be sure the Grand Cherokee and Acadia have plenty of both to offer. You can see their unique interior and exterior features below.

  • Both vehicles come with a heated steering wheel, but the Grand Cherokee’s wood and leather-wrapped design adds a touch of class to the cabin.
  • The Grand Cherokee comes with 20-in. polished Tech Gray aluminum wheels and the Acadia is equipped with 20-in. bright aluminum wheels with light accents.
  • Bi-Xenon HID headlamps are standard only on the Jeep Grand Cherokee.

jeep grand cherokee cargo space

Interior & Exterior Features

 

Whether you’re more interested in style or comfort, you can be sure the Grand Cherokee and Acadia have plenty of both to offer. You can see their unique interior and exterior features below.

  • Both vehicles come with a heated steering wheel, but the Grand Cherokee’s wood and leather-wrapped design adds a touch of class to the cabin.
  • The Grand Cherokee comes with 20-in. polished Tech Gray aluminum wheels and the Acadia is equipped with 20-in. bright aluminum wheels with light accents.
  • Bi-Xenon HID headlamps are standard only on the Jeep Grand Cherokee.

Red Jeep Grand Cherokee

Technology

 

Modern drivers expect the latest technology. There’s certainly no lack of state-of-the-art tech in the Jeep Grand Cherokee or Acadia. However, the Grand Cherokee has a few options that the Acadia is not able to provide.

  • The Grand Cherokee is available with a 19-speaker premium audio system. The Acadia is only available with an 8-speaker sound system.
  • Only the Grand Cherokee is available with a rear seat video system, complete with Blu-Ray compatible dual screens.
  • SiriusXM® Traffic Plus is standard on the Grand Cherokee exclusively.

 

Grand Cherokee Interior

 

Schedule a 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee Test Drive

Get behind the wheel of the new Grand Cherokee at Dan’s Jeep in Westborough, MA when you schedule a test drive. Don’t hesitate to contact our dealership by sending a message or calling (508) 366-8888 for more information about the Grand Cherokee or our inventory.