The fuel economy is considerably to Jeep's advantage. This car consumes 3 liters less fuel in the combined cycle than the Toyota Land Cruiser V8 4.7 V8 288HP automatic. Keep in mind that average fuel consumption in the combined cycle for the full-size SUV class, in which the Jeep Grand Cherokee IV 3.6 V6 286HP automatic 4x4 is classified, equals to 12.2 l while the Jeep uses by 7 % less fuel than the average.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
The Jeep Grand Cherokee IV can reach the speed of 100Km/h in 9.1 s, which is 0.1 s better result in relation to the Toyota. But the difference is not as much big to be taken into consideration when buying a automobile.
The maximum velocity possible to be reached by the Jeep Grand Cherokee IV is greater in relation to the Toyota Land Cruiser V8 by 3, which allows the Jeep to cover faster long stretches of highway. The difference at the level of 6 kilometers per hour is little and will not be a very noticable in everyday driving.
The wheelbase of a car equals the length between its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase significantly affects the driving due to more appropriate vehicle's weight distribution. Jeep has 50 mm longer wheelbase distance in relation to Toyota Land Cruiser V8 4.7 V8 288HP automatic. Wheelbase dimensions are important to the balance and steering. Thus, the mass of Jeep Grand Cherokee IV 3.6 V6 286HP automatic 4x4 should be better distributed and driving should be smoother and safer.
Model release date
The difference in release date between these two vehicles is only 2 years, however, new technologies for automotive industry are appearing at a blistering pace and for that reason the Jeep Grand Cherokee IV may feature more advanced technologieswhich in a consequence may deliver you more joy of having it.