2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee
Features & Specs
2020 Ford Edge
295 Horsepower
Standard Engine Power
245 Horsepower
8-Speed Shiftable Automatic
Standard Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
24.6 Gallons
Fuel Capacity
18.5 Gallons
5 Passengers
Seating Capacity
5 Passengers

2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee vs 2020 Ford Edge

SUVs have quickly become one of the most popular vehicle types on the market and because of that, there are tons of options out there. Finding the one that best suits the needs of your busy lifestyle can quickly get frustrating. That is why we have created this comparison review! We narrowed it down to two of the most popular SUV models and we are pitting them against each other, comparing all that they have to offer to help you make the most informed decision. On the left side we have the 2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee and on the right, the 2020 Ford Edge. Keep reading to find out which model we recommend!

2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee Power & Handling

The Grand Cherokee's powertrain lineup is comprised of four engine options. The base engine is a 3.6L Pentastar V6 that produces up to 295 horsepower and 260 lb-ft of torque. This engine is configured with standard rear-wheel drive but four-wheel drive is offered. In need of more power? You can choose the available 5.7L V8 that delivers up to 360 horsepower and 390 lb-ft of torque. Have a need for speed? The SRT houses a 6.4L V8 that pushes out 475 horsepower and 470 lb-ft of torque. The last engine offered, found under the hood of the Trackhawk trim level, is a 707 horsepower 6.2L supercharged V8 that creates 645 lb-ft of torque. All V8 engines are configured with standard 4WD. All four engines come paired with an 8-speed automatic transmission.

2020 Ford Edge Power & Handling

There are just two engines offered for the Ford Edge. The base engine, which powers most of the trim lineup, is a 2.0L turbocharged inline-4 that delivers 250 horsepower and 275 pound-feet of torque. This engine offers both front-wheel drive and all-wheel drive configurations. The second engine, which only powers the ST trim level, is a 2.7L twin-turbocharged V6 that produces 335 horsepower and 380 lb-ft of torque. This engine is only offered with all-wheel drive.

2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee Features & Design

The five-passenger Grand Cherokee is offered in seven trim levels. The base model is called the Laredo and it comes with dual-zone automatic climate control, a 7-inch touchscreen, a 6-speaker sound system, rear parking sensors, a rearview camera, and smartphone integration. The Limited, Overland, and Summit build on the entry-level trim with more luxurious features like heated front and rear seats, an 8.4-inch touchscreen, noise-canceling technology, leather upholstery, remote engine start, a self-parking system, and a premium 19-speaker Harman Kardon sound system. The Trailhawk trim is outfitted for off-roading while the SRT and Trackhawk are ready for performance-geared driving.

2020 Ford Edge Features & Design

The Ford Edge is only offered in four trim levels. The base SE trim level starts the lineup off with a rearview camera, dual USB ports, a six-speaker sound system, smartphone integration, an 8-inch touchscreen, and a Wi-Fi hotspot. The upper three trim levels add simulated leather upholstery, a hands-free liftgate, navigation, heated seats, front sport seats, ambient cabin lighting, and noise-reducing glass.


It is pretty clear to see, after breaking down what both of these models have to offer, the 2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee is the way to go! No matter what you are interested in, there is a trim level for you and the real capability makes it easy to tow and tackle whatever is on your to-do list. If you are ready to get behind the wheel of a 2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee and embark on new adventures, come on down to Legacy today!

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