The Jeep Grand Cherokee III is equipped with petrol which produce by 74 more horsepower than the Lexus, giving the vehicle a much more dynamic character. It seems to be better option to those who would like to feel thrill of drive a sports car.
The trunk of the Jeep is 100 % more spacious compared to the Lexus. It is perceptible difference so, in this category the Jeep Grand Cherokee III will be much more useful. The larger the trunk, the more baggage you can transport.
Trunk capacity with seats down
The width of the car influences on passanger's inner room as well as driving stability. The Jeep Grand Cherokee III is 51 mm wider in relation to the Lexus RX I. It is clearly felt by those sitting in front, who have more room for their elbows.
In the aspect of fuel tank size it is the Jeep Grand Cherokee III 3.7 i V6 2WD 213HP automatic 4x4 which can hold 15 l more fuel in comparison to the Lexus. The medium fuel tank capacity in the large off-road 4x4 segment, which is represented by the Jeep Grand Cherokee III, is 84 l, whereas in large 4x4 segment (represented by the Lexus RX I 2.2 139HP) it equals 84 l.
The wheelbase of a vehicle equals the distance between its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase notably affects the driving because of more desirable vehicle's weight distribution. Jeep Grand Cherokee III has 173 millimeters longer wheelbase distance when compared to Lexus RX I. Wheelbase dimensions are important to the balance and steering. Thus, the mass of Jeep should be better distributed and driving should be easier and safer.
The Jeep Grand Cherokee III is 171 millimeters longer than the Lexus. The length of the vehicle plays a role when it comes to driving comfort and room in the boot. The Jeep Grand Cherokee III 3.7 i V6 2WD 213HP automatic 4x4 probably will be offering to it's passangers more room for legs. At the same time the Jeep Grand Cherokee III will be better driven ,however, the Lexus RX I 2.2 139HP will be a bit easier to park because of shorter length .
Model release date
Manufacture of the older vehicle began much more earlier than its rival thus it seems to be right to assume that this vehicle gives way to Jeep Grand Cherokee III 3.7 i V6 2WD 213HP automatic 4x4 because it has significantly less advanced solutions .
If you are a tall driver or you tend to carry in the trunk stuffs of big dimensions, the Jeep Grand Cherokee III, which is by 3 % higher than the Lexus RX I, would be better option for you. However, presented vehicles do not vary much when it comes to its height and it should not be much noticeable.
To those who value more convenient use of a vehicle and don’t need complications that stems from the manual transmission we recommend cars with automatic transmission. To those who enjoy sporting driving a stick shift may be better as it gives a control of rmp range in which a gear is changed.