The Jeep Cherokee V has by 190 hp more horsepower in comparison to the Peugeot 2008. The superiority is huge and for this reason it have a significant impact on sensation of riding the car. It may be interesting to know that the Jeep Cherokee V has by 78 percent more horsepower in relation to the average in its class.
The difference at the level of 171 % is really colossal which cause that the Jeep Cherokee V features much more better flexibility of the engine, it reaches high speed a way faster and has stronger towing power.
The maximum velocity of the Jeep is greater in relation to of the Peugeot 2008 by 7, which allows the Jeep Cherokee V to travel faster long distance of highway. The difference at the level of 11 km/h is small and will not be a very noticable in everyday driving.
The width of the vehicle influences on passanger's inner room as well as driving stability. The Jeep Cherokee V is 123 millimeters wider than the Peugeot. It is clearly felt by those sitting in front, who have more space for their elbows.
In the category of fuel tank capacity it is the Jeep Cherokee V 3.2 V6 Active Drive Lock 272HP automatic 4x4 that can carry 20 % more fuel in relation to the Peugeot 2008. The medium fuel container capacity in the small off-road 4x4 class, which is represented by the Jeep Cherokee V 3.2 V6 Active Drive Lock 272HP automatic 4x4, is 61 liters, whereas in compact SUV segment (represented by the Peugeot 2008 1.2 VTi 82HP manual) it amounts to 61 l.
Jeep Cherokee V has 150 millimeters longer wheelbase than the Peugeot 2008 1.2 VTi 82HP manual. A longer wheelbase provides more stable and comfortable ride, especially when driving fast. It also provides more storage space. However, vehicles with a longer wheelbase will not be as maneuverable as those with a shorter length between its axles.
Ground clearance is a critical factor in many important parameters of a vehicle. It is the most important for off-road vehicles still all vehicles appreciate the higher suspension. The Jeep has 35 mm larger clearance than the Peugeot 2008. Apart from effective mobility in rough terrain, the Jeep Cherokee V will also be easier to overcome city obstacles like high kerbstones, for example.
The Jeep has 2,040 cubic centimeters larger engine displacement in comparison to the Peugeot 2008. Such a considerable difference makes that comparision of this features is quite difficult. The Peugeot 2008 1.2 VTi 82HP manual would be the good choice for drivers who apreciate lower fuel consumption and vehicle owning costs at the expense of car’s performance, however, those who decided on the Jeep Cherokee V should benefit from grater power, flexibility, smoothness of the car and as a result better joy when driving.
The Peugeot 2008 1.2 VTi 82HP manual is shorter when compared to the Peugeot by o 1,462 mm , thatks to which it is much more easier to move and turn in narrow congested towns. In the „mini 4x4” segment, in which the car of Peugeot brand is palced, the medium length is 4,341 mm and is by 182 millimeters longer than the length of Peugeot 2008.
A Vee engine is a
developed version of a
which in our opinion} is
a better choice. Engine of V type
installed in a the Jeep Cherokee V
gives more torque at lower RPM ranges due to
the power stroke coming from 2 sides of the crankshaft. This type of
engime can house high numbers of
cylinders without a need of much extending its dimensions. A
Better engine work and nicer sound is
to driving fans certainly to a V engine’s advantage.
Model release date
Given that the Peugeot 2008 started to be manufactured only 1 year earlier than the Jeep Cherokee V, the distance in technology applied in both cars is not really big, however, the Jeep Cherokee V 3.2 V6 Active Drive Lock 272HP automatic 4x4 might feature slightly more advanced solutions applied in it.
For a drive in the city, it is tempting to opt for an automatic however the type of transmisison may have a big impact on fuel efficiency. Automatics may use around from 5 to 10% more than manuals.