The Land Rover Discovery III has 38 percent more horsepower in relation to Jeep Grand Cherokee III 3.7 i V6 2WD 213HP automatic 4x4. The Land Rover Discovery III 4.4 i V8 32V 295HP manual 4x4 will be distinctly quicker accelerate because of grater power. Also maneuvers like overtaking and passing obstacles like TIRs or buses while moving along the road should be much more easier for a car equipped with more powerful motor.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
A small difference at the level of 2.1 s suggests that the Jeep Grand Cherokee III 3.7 i V6 2WD 213HP automatic 4x4 is the worst vehicle of these two compared. In the „large SUV segment, being represented by the Jeep, the medium acceleration is 10.5 s and is by 2 % higher than this of Jeep vehicle.
With more luggage capacity the Land Rover will have much more room for transporting things and be more functional one than the Jeep Grand Cherokee III. If the size of the boot is important to you, the Land Rover Discovery III 4.4 i V8 32V 295HP manual 4x4 will be better choice as it is about 29 percent larger than the trunk of its contender.
The maximum velocity possible to be reached by the Land Rover is higher as compared to this of the Jeep Grand Cherokee III which allows to cover the same distance on the highway in shorter period of time. The difference at the level of 15 kilometers per hour is small and is imperceptible in daily use.
Distance between two sides of a car affects room in the cabin and also stability while driving. The width of the Land Rover Discovery III 4.4 i V8 32V 295HP manual 4x4 is larger by 50 mm in comparison to the Jeep Grand Cherokee III 3.7 i V6 2WD 213HP automatic 4x4 and is not really relevant. The medium for the „large SUV” segment amounts to approximately 1,866 millimeters and is by 2 % smaller than the same attribute of the Land Rover Discovery III.
In the category of fuel tank capacity it is the Land Rover Discovery III that can hold 3 percent more fuel than the Jeep Grand Cherokee III 3.7 i V6 2WD 213HP automatic 4x4. The medium fuel container capacity in the large 4x4 segment, from which the Land Rover Discovery III 4.4 i V8 32V 295HP manual 4x4 comes from, is 84 l, whereas in large SUV class (represented by the Jeep) it equals 84 liters.
The Land Rover Discovery III 4.4 i V8 32V 295HP manual 4x4 has 95 mm longer wheelbase in comparison to Jeep. Therefore the Land Rover is safer and has a better stability. What is more, longer wheelbase influences on convenient and more comfortable riding.
The Land Rover Discovery III has by 19 % bigger engine displacement in relation to the Jeep Grand Cherokee III. This play a little role when it comes to car's performance, as both values does not differ much.
The Land Rover is 90 mm longer in comparison to the Jeep Grand Cherokee III. Long cars have more interior space and usually provide more storage space. Although the Land Rover occurs to be better option for families or drivers who appreciate convenient driving that make them feel fresh and relaxed upon arriving, the Jeep Grand Cherokee III may appeal to city drivers as it will not make troubles with parking and will be easier for turning in narrow streets.
The higher a vehicle is, the the more convenient is a boarding it and greater capacity of carrying massive amount of thinks to it. The difference between these two cars of 10 % in favor of the Land Rover Discovery III 4.4 i V8 32V 295HP manual 4x4 is not big and does not matter much.