2020 Jeep Cherokee

2020 Jeep Cherokee

2019 Jeep Compass

2020 Jeep Compass*

2020 Jeep Cherokee vs. 2020 Jeep Compass

Jeep Cherokee


Jeep Compass



Max Power

22 mpg city/31 mpg highway


23 mpg city/32 mpg highway
15.8 gal

Fuel Tank

13.5 gal
25.8 cubic feet

Cargo Space

27.2 cubic feet
4,500 pounds

Max Towing

2,000 pounds

2020 Jeep Cherokee vs. 2020 Jeep Compass

Some car brands give you only one option within a vehicle class. If you purchase a compact SUV, for instance, you may be faced with the choice of sacrificing what you really need in the name of price, or upgrading classes to a midsize SUV and paying more. That’s not the case, however, in the new Jeep lineup. Jeep offers several compelling compact SUVs, including the Cherokee and the Compass. Compare all CDJR vehicles for additional information or read on to learn about how the Jeep Cherokee compares to the Jeep Compass.

Compass vs. Cherokee: Price

The Jeep Compass offers plenty of space and efficient performance for an affordable price for Fort Pierce drivers. The Jeep Compass offers more available power and towing capability. Compare the Jeep Cherokee vs. Compass pricing below.

  • Jeep Compass: Base price is $22,280
  • Jeep Cherokee: Starts at $25,840

Compass vs. Cherokee: Power and MPG

Curious about the Jeep Compass vs. Jeep Cherokee power and MPG specs? Then explore our new inventory at Palm Bay to see if we have any vehicles you like in-stock.

  • Jeep Compass: The Jeep Compass offers a standard 2.4L Tigershark® four-cylinder engine that delivers up to 180-hp and up to 32 mpg highway.
  • Jeep Cherokee: The Jeep Cherokee offers a standard 2.4L Tigershark® four-cylinder engine that delivers up to 180-hp and up to 31 mpg highway. An available 2.0L Turbo engine provides up to 270-hp and 31 mpg highway. A third and final available 3.2L Pentastar® V6 engine puts out up to 271-hp and 29 mpg highway.

Compass vs. Cherokee: Cargo and Towing Capacity

The Jeep Compass offers more cargo space than the Jeep Cherokee, but the latter compact SUV offers a higher max towing capacity. Whether or not you value cargo capacity or towing capacity more will determine which SUV, the Jeep Cherokee vs. Compass, will fit your needs better.

  • Jeep Compass: Boasts over 27 cubic feet of cargo space behind the second row of seats and a 2,000-pound towing capacity.
  • Jeep Cherokee: Boasts nearly 26 cubic feet of cargo space behind the second row of seats and a 4,500-pound towing capacity.

Jeep Compass Trailhawk® vs. Cherokee Trailhawk®

Jeep is well-known for producing off-road-ready SUVs, and while both the Compass and Cherokee offer unique advantages for off-roading, there’s one trim specifically in both vehicles that is off-road-optimized: the Trailhawk® trim. Want to compare the Compass Trailhawk® vs. Cherokee Trailhawk® head-to-head? Contact our Sebastian-area Jeep dealership to learn more!

Compare the Jeep Cherokee vs. Compass at Vatland CDJR

We’ve got plenty of new Jeep SUVs available in-person here at Vatland CDJR to compare and contrast, including the 2020 Jeep Cherokee and the 2020 Jeep Compass. Visit our dealership to test-drive our new SUVs, or check out our Jeep financing solutions to see how much a Jeep Compass vs. Jeep Cherokee could cost you.

*2019 Model Shown

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