Which Jeeps Have the Best Gas Mileage?
Are you looking for a tough and capable Jeep model? There are plenty of options to consider, but if gas mileage ranks high in the factors you’re considering with your next car, you’ll want to carefully consider some of the Jeep lineup to see which one has a fuel efficiency that you’re looking for.
At Grava Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, we’re here to help drivers in Medford, Malden, and Everett by exploring the various Jeep models and looking closely at their respective power and efficiencies. Keep reading to see which Jeeps have the best gas mileage!
Learning More About the Jeep Lineup
Jeep offers six unique models that each include several options when it comes to style, features, and power. Each model offers an impressive engine performance, but depending on the cylinders, displacement, and overall size of the vehicle, the MPGs will vary.
The new Renegade is the most compact model in the Jeep lineup. It comes standard with the 2.4-liter Tigershark® MultiAir® 2 4-cylinder engine that produces 180 horsepower and 175 lb-ft of torque and gets an EPA-estimated 22 city/30 highway MPG. The optional 1.3-liter MultiAir® 2 turbo engine produces 177 horsepower and 210 lb-ft of torque while getting 24 city/32 highway MPG.
The Jeep Compass offers a stylish and slightly compact body. The Compass also includes the 2.4-liter Tigershark® MultiAir® 2 4-cylinder engine. It boasts 180 horsepower and 175 lb-ft of torque. As for fuel efficiency, it’s able to get 23 city/32 highway MPG.
The new Cherokee offers three distinct engine options, with the 180 horsepower and 171 lb-ft of torque-capable 2.4-liter Tigershark® MultiAir® 2 engine is the standard. It also offers the 3.2-liter Pentastar® V6 engine that generates 271 horsepower and 239 lb-ft of torque. The all-new 2.0-liter 4-cylinder turbo engine generates 270 horsepower and 295 lb-ft of toque while achieving 23 city/31 highway MPG.
Jeep Grand Cherokee
The Grand Cherokee offers the most engine options out of any model in the Jeep lineup. There are five engines to choose from, starting with the 3.6-liter Pentastar® V6 all the way to the Supercharged 6.2-liter HEMI® V8. The base-level V6 produces 295 horsepower and 260 lb-ft of torque while the Supercharged V8 produces 707 horsepower and 645 lb-ft of torque. As for efficiency, the base level V6 offers the most with 19 city/ 26 highway MPG.
The Gladiator is the newest addition to the Jeep family. It features the front fascia of the Wrangler but with a pickup truck bed in back. It includes the previously mentioned 3.6-liter Pentastar® V6, which can generate 285 horsepower, 260 lb-ft of torque, and tow up to 7,650 pounds when properly equipped. As for the gas mileage, the Jeep Gladiator gets 16 city/23 highway MPG.
The Wrangler is one of the most iconic Jeep models because it carries the original look when the vehicle was first utilized on battlefields. On top of the numerous 4×4 systems that give the vehicle an impressive off-roading ability, the new Wrangler offers two distinct engine options. The standard 3.6-liter Pentastar® V6 produces 285 horsepower and 260 lb-ft of torque while achieving 17 city/25 highway MPG. The available 2.0-liter Direct-Injection Turbo engine with eTorque boasts 270 horsepower and 295 lb-ft of torque while delivering 23 city/25 highway MPG.
Choosing Your Favorite Jeep Model
As you’ve read in this post, the Jeep models range in both power and efficiency. Some even offer some engine options that improve both the output and the gas mileage. Of course, to truly know which Jeep model is best suited for you, you’ll want to see them up close and experience them for yourself.
Schedule your test drive with us at Grava Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram to find the right Jeep for your experiences throughout Medford, Malden, and Everett.