2018 Jeep Cherokee vs. 2018 Honda CR-V in Barre, VT

2018 jeep cherokee vs honda cr v

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Do you need an SUV that provides dependable capability, sensible design features, and innovative technology? With so many options on the market today, finding the model that meets your needs can be difficult. To help with your research, the experts at Midstate Jeep have taken two popular SUVs and compared them side-by-side: the 2018 Jeep Cherokee and 2018 Honda CR-V. Continue reading to discover which one comes out on top.

For this comparison we'll take a look at the 2018 Honda CR-V LX, starting at $24,150 MSRP, and the 2018 Jeep Cherokee Latitude, starting at $24,395 MSRP.

Do you already know the 2018 Jeep Cherokee is the ideal SUV for your daily drive? Explore our new inventory for available models at our Jeep dealership in Barre, VT. Be sure to check out our Jeep Cherokee specials page to see if you qualify for a great deal with our latest finance and lease offers.

2018 Jeep Cherokee vs. 2018 Honda CR-V: Performance & Capability

2018 jeep cherokee vs honda cr v capability

Both the 2018 Jeep Cherokee and 2018 Honda CR-V come equipped with a 2.4L I4 engine that can produce 184 horsepower, but if you're a weekend adventurer, the new Cherokee easily bests the new CR-V when it comes to capability. Not only does the Cherokee offer considerably more towing power than the CR-V, it also offers the coveted Jeep Active Drive I 4x4 system, making tackling tough terrain a breeze. Key performance and capability specs for these two SUVs are as follows:

2018 Jeep Cherokee


2018 Honda CR-V

2.4L I4 Tigershark® MultiAir®


2.4L I4

184 HP


184 HP

Nine-speed automatic


Continuously variable-speed automatic

FWD or

Jeep Active Drive I 4x4



2,000 lbs. (FWD)

4,500 lbs. (4x4)

Towing Capacity

1,500 lbs.

2018 Jeep Cherokee vs. 2018 Honda CR-V: Interior & Exterior

2018 jeep cherokee vs honda cr v interior

Both of these SUVs are capable of handling your daily drive with seating for five and 60/40 split-folding rear seats, but only the Cherokee's rear seats recline. If you plan to use your SUV for family outings, the new Cherokee is a far better choice than the new CR-V because of its Jeep® Cargo Management System and roof rails, features you won't find on the CR-V. You'll also enjoy greater visibility with the Jeep Cherokee's Bi-Xenon HID headlamps and fog lamps than you'd get with the halogen headlamps of the Honda CR-V. View additional interior and exterior features of the Cherokee below.

Interior Features:

  • 54.9 cu. ft. of cargo space
  • Cloth low-back bucket seats
  • Air conditioning
  • Jeep® Cargo Management System with utility hooks and bag kit
  • Illuminated front cup holders
  • Tire Pressure Monitoring Display

Exterior Features:

  • 17-in. painted aluminum wheels; optional 18-in. gloss black 5-spoke aluminum wheels
  • LED daytime running lights and tail lamps
  • Bright side roof rails
  • Chrome grille surround
  • Tire Service Kit
  • Underbody aerodynamic treatment
  • Optional dual bright exhaust tips

2018 Jeep Cherokee vs. 2018 Honda CR-V: Safety & Technology

2018 jeep cherokee vs honda cr v technology

The 2018 Cherokee and 2018 CR-V both facilitate a comfortable and safe drive, but our experts think you'll appreciate the Jeep SUV more thanks to safety features like Hill Start Assist and Trailer Sway Damping, neither of which you'll find on the CR-V. The new Jeep Cherokee also offers a six-speaker sound system, while the Honda CR-V only comes with four speakers. Both models come with 5-in. displays but only the Cherokee's is touchscreen. Explore additional safety and technology features of the Cherokee below.

Safety Features:

  • All speed traction control
  • Hill start assist
  • ParkViewTM rear backup camera
  • Keyless Entry with Panic Alarm
  • Electronic Roll Mitigation
  • Electronic Stability Control
  • Enhanced Accident Response System
  • Trailer Sway Damping

Technology Features:

  • 5.0-in. touchscreen display
  • Uconnect® 3 infotainment system
  • Integrated Voice Command with Bluetooth®
  • Media hub
  • Optional SiriusXM® Satellite Radio with one-year subscription

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Why wait any longer to get behind the wheel of the versatile and dynamic new 2018 Jeep Cherokee? Schedule a test drive at our Jeep dealership in Barre, VT today! If you have any questions, reach out to the Midstate Jeep team using our contact form or give us a call at (802) 505-6331.

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