Compare 2021 Jeep Renegade vs 2021 Jeep Cherokee

2021 Jeep Renegade vs 2021 Jeep Cherokee
2021 Jeep Renegade 2021 Jeep Cherokee


Standard 2.4L I-4; Available 1.3L Turbo I-4 Standard 2.4L I-4; Available 3.2L V6 or 2.0L Turbo I-4


180 hp or 177 hp 180 hp, 271 hp, or 270 hp

  Cargo Space

50.8 cu. ft. 54.7 cu. ft.

  Rear Leg Room

35.1 in. 40.3 in.

  Dual-Zone Automatic Climate Control

Standard Standard on Cherokee 80th Anniversary trim & above

2021 Jeep Renegade vs 2021 Jeep Cherokee

Serving Merrillville, IN

The 2021 Jeep Renegade is a smart pick for adventure-minded drivers in the Merrillville area. It is a subcompact crossover SUV that is placed under the popular Cherokee model. The 2021 Cherokee’s base price is only a few thousand dollars above the Renegade’s price, and the Cherokee is a slightly larger model in the compact crossover SUV group. With numerous close associations, which of these Jeep crossovers will you ultimately decide to head home in?


Your detailed review of the 2021 Jeep Renegade and the 2021 Cherokee begins with a look under the hood. Both models have a 180-horsepower, 2.4-liter engine, and it is connected to an auto transmission with overdrive functionality. Notably, the Renegade has slightly better torque figures. Fuel economy numbers are similar, and the Cherokee has a somewhat larger fuel tank.


The 2021 Renegade is taller and wider than the Cherokee, but the Cherokee is longer and has a larger wheelbase. Altogether, the Renegade has a boxy profile with less passenger space and cargo space than the Cherokee. Both vehicles are easy on the eyes with their own take on the Jeep design language. The Renegade has round headlights, a tall grille, and square wheel wells. The Cherokee has slanted LED headlights with rounded wheel wells and substantially more curvature from end to end.


All current Jeep models are thoughtfully outfitted with the many modern features that today’s drivers want so that you will find many of the same standard and available features across the Renegade and the Cherokee trims. Some of their standard items are a dual-zone air conditioning system, satellite radio, a backup camera, powered seats, cruise control, a folding second row, and other items.

Are you ready to get to know these Jeep models in full detail? Visit Bosak Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram of Merrillville today to speak with our sales reps and to get to know these popular crossovers better through a few test drives.