Ford Edge vs Jeep Grand Cherokee

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For 2020, both the Jeep Grand Cherokee and the Ford Edge represent tantalizing options for those around West Point, King William, and Williamsburg. The SUVs have dynamic performance, an ability to travel off road, and modern technology that influences everything from safety to infotainment.

Making the right decision can be tricky, which is why our team at West Point Ford thought a head-to-head comparison of the Ford Edge vs. Jeep Grand Cherokee would come in handy. The following will run through key specifications and traits that both SUVs are heralded for!

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Which is Bigger: Ford Edge or Jeep Grand Cherokee?

Ford Edge InteriorWhether you're trying to stretch out your legs on a road trip or need to fit that extra suitcase into the trunk, a roomy cabin goes a long way. Both the Ford Edge and Jeep Grand Cherokee can support people and their belongings, but the Edge offers more cargo space and legroom than the Grand Cherokee.

For cargo, the Jeep Grand Cherokee offers 36.3 cubic feet behind the second row and 68.3 cubic feet in total. Those are solid figures, but they still don't stack up to the Ford Edge, which provides 39.2 cubic feet of space behind the second row and 73.4 cubic feet of cargo space in total.

Stretch your legs in the Edge where you'll have 42.6 inches of legroom up front and 40.6 inches in the rear. For the Jeep Grand Cherokee, those numbers shrink to 40.3 inches up front and 38.6 inches in the rear.

Standard Safety Features

On-road safety is key for both the Jeep Grand Cherokee and the Ford Edge. The base trim levels come with a suite of driver-assistance features; however, the Ford Edge offers a few more inclusions than the Jeep Grand Cherokee.

For Jeep, there's the ProTech I Package, which includes a Rear Back Up Camera, Rear Park Assist, and Blind Spot Monitoring with Rear Cross Path Detection. The safety features found in the base trim of the Ford Edge, however, are as follows:

  • BLIS® (Blind Spot Information System) with Cross-Traffic Alert
  • Lane-Keeping System
  • Pre-Collision Assist with Automatic Emergency Braking
  • Auto High-Beam Headlamps
  • Rear View Camera

Stay Connected to Your SUV no Matter Where You Go

Ford Edge Technology FeaturesBoth the Ford Edge and Jeep Grand Cherokee have mobile applications for your phone. With the app, you can lock, unlock, and start your vehicle remotely. Don't lose your car in a crowded parking lot ever again since you can also pull up your SUV's location!

In the Jeep, this application is called SiriusXM™ Guardian. For Ford, it's referred to as FordPass Connect™. The main difference between the two is that FordPass Connect™ has a rewards program that allows you to earn points over time-points you can then use to receive a better value on service or get a better deal on your next Ford model.

Ford has the Edge over the Jeep Grand Cherokee

If you're comparing the Ford Edge vs. Jeep Grand Cherokee, the Edge is a clear advantage thanks to superior safety, technology, and interior space.

You can introduce yourself to the 2020 Ford Edge by contacting West Point Ford. We're always happy to assist those in West Point, King William, and Williamsburg.

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