Compare Jeep Wrangler vs. Honda CR-V vs. Chevrolet Equinox

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2011 Jeep Wrangler 2011 Honda CR-V 2011 Chevrolet Equinox
2011 Jeep Wrangler 2011 Honda CR-V 2011 Chevrolet Equinox
4WD 2dr Sport
  • 4WD 2dr Sport
  • 4WD 2dr Mojave
  • 4WD 4dr Sport
  • 4WD 4dr Mojave
  • 4WD 2dr Sahara
  • 4WD 2dr 70th Anniversary *Ltd Avail*
  • 4WD 4dr Sport RHD
  • 4WD 2dr Rubicon
  • 4WD 4dr Sahara
  • 4WD 4dr 70th Anniversary *Ltd Avail*
  • 4WD 4dr Rubicon
  • LX 2WD
  • SE 2WD
  • LX 4WD
  • SE 4WD
  • EX 2WD
  • EX 4WD
  • EX-L 2WD
  • EX-L 4WD
  • EX-L 2WD with Navigation
  • EX-L 4WD with Navigation
FWD 4dr LS
  • FWD 4dr LS
  • FWD 4dr 1LT
  • AWD 4dr LS
  • AWD 4dr 1LT
  • FWD 4dr 2LT
  • AWD 4dr 2LT
  • FWD 4dr LTZ
  • AWD 4dr LTZ


MSRP $22,045 $21,895 $22,995
Invoice $21,431 $20,380 $21,845
Avg. Paid $19,459 $14,806 $14,826

U.S. News Scores

Overall 7.6 8.6 8.4
Critics' Rating 7.8 9.0 9.3
Performance 7.5 8.0 7.9
Interior 6.6 8.4 8.8
Cost to Own 8.6 9.2 9.2
Safety 7.4 8.3 9.3
Reliability 3.5 4.0 3.0

Pros & Cons

  • Excellent off-road performance
  • Standard four-wheel drive
  • Comfortable, high-quality interior
  • Ample cargo space
  • Roomy front and back seats
  • Well-designed interior
  • Excellent fuel economy with four-cylinder engine
  • Solid reliability and safety ratings
  • Mediocre acceleration and passing power
  • Terrible safety and reliability ratings
  • Poor fuel economy
  • Uncomfortable rear seats
  • Lone engine choice is underpowered
  • Some cheap interior materials
  • Uninspiring driving experience

General Specs

Transmission Manual Automatic Automatic
Drivetrain 4-Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fuel/Engine Gas V6 3.8L/231 Gas I4 2.4L/144 Gas I4 ECOTEC 2.4/146.5
MPG 15 City / 19 Hwy 21 City / 28 Hwy 22 City / 32 Hwy



Body Style 2 Door Sport Utility Vehicle 4 Door


Wheelbase(in) 95.4 103.1 112.5
Length, Overall (in) 152.8 179.3 187.8
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 73.7 71.6 72.5
Height, Overall (in) - TBD - 66.1 66.3

Doors & Windows

Rear Defrost Optional Standard Standard
Privacy Glass Optional
Power Windows Optional Standard Standard

Exterior Features

Convertible Hardtop Optional
Convertible Soft Top Standard
Targa Roof Optional
Running Boards Optional Optional
Rear Spoiler Optional


Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3760 3386 3786

Tires & Wheels

Tires - Front All-Season Standard Standard
Tires - Front On/Off Road Standard
Tires - Rear All-Season Standard Standard
Tires - Rear On/Off Road Standard
Compact Spare Tire Standard
Full Size Spare Tire Standard
Tire Pressure Monitoring System Standard Standard Standard
Aluminum Wheels Optional Standard
Chrome Wheels Optional
Wheel Locks Optional
Steel Wheels Standard Standard


Trailer Hitch Receiver Optional Optional


Convenience & Comfort

Alarm Optional Standard
Auxiliary Pwr Outlet Standard Standard Standard
Cruise Control Standard Standard Standard
Vehicle Anti-Theft System Standard Standard Standard
Fog Lamps Standard Optional
Auto-Off Headlights Standard
Interior Cargo Shade Standard Optional
Luggage Rack Optional
Rear Parking Aid Optional
Front Reading Lamps Standard Standard
Remote Engine Start Optional
Adjustable Steering Wheel Standard Standard Standard
Steering Wheel Controls Standard Optional
Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel Optional Optional Optional
Navigation from Telematics Standard
Trip Computer Standard Standard
Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard Standard
Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard Standard
Front Floor Mats Standard Standard Standard
Keyless Entry Optional Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Optional Standard Standard
Electrochromic rearview mirror Optional
Heated Mirrors Optional
Power Driver Mirror Optional Standard Standard
Driver Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Driver Illuminated Vanity Mirror Standard
Passenger Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Illuminated Visor Mirror Standard
Power Steering Standard Standard Standard


Passenger Capacity 4 5 5
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 102.9 103.8 99.7
Front Head Room (in) 41.3 40.9 40.9
Front Leg Room (in) 41.0 41.3 41.2
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.8 56.9 55.8
Front Hip Room (in) 55.6 55.9 51.1
Second Head Room (in) 40.3 38.6 39.2
Second Leg Room (in) 35.6 38.5 39.9
Second Shoulder Room (in) 61.6 56.0 55.3
Second Hip Room (in) 44.7 54.6 51.3
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (cu. ft.) 61.2 72.9 63.7
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (cu. ft.) 17.2 35.7 31.4
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (cu. ft.)


AM/FM Stereo Standard Standard Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input Standard Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard Standard
MP3 Player Standard Standard Standard
Satellite Radio Optional Standard
Premium Sound System Optional

Heating & Cooling

A/C Optional Standard Standard

Navigation & Communication

Onboard Hands-Free Communications System Standard
Wireless Cell Phone Hookup Optional Optional


Cloth Seats Standard Standard Standard
Driver Lumbar Standard
Pass-Through Rear Seat Standard Standard Standard
2nd Row Bench Seat Standard Standard Standard
Bucket Seats Standard Standard Standard



Driver Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Side Head Air Bag Standard Standard
Rear Head Air Bag Standard Standard
Side Air Bag Optional Standard Standard


4-Wheel ABS Standard Standard Standard
4-Wheel Disc Brakes Standard Standard Standard

Safety Features

Brake Assist Standard Standard
Electronic Stability Control Standard Standard Standard
Daytime Running Lights Standard Standard
Child Safety Locks Standard Standard
Rollover Protection System Standard
Front Tow Hooks Standard
Traction Control Standard Standard Standard


Engine & Performance

Locking Rear Differential Optional
Four Wheel Drive Standard
Front Wheel Drive Standard Standard
4 Cylinder Engine Standard Standard
V6 Cylinder Engine Standard
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas I4 Gas I4 ECOTEC
Displacement 3.8L/231 2.4L/144 2.4/146.5
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 202 @ 5200 180 @ 6800 182 @ 6700
Torque (Net @ RPM) 237 @ 4000 161 @ 4400 172 @ 4900
Transmission Manual Automatic Automatic
Turning diameter 34.9 37.8 40.0


Gasoline Fuel Standard Standard Standard
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 15 21 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 19 28 32
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.6 15.3 18.8


Suspension Type - Front Live Axle MacPherson Strut Independent Strut-type
Suspension Type - Rear Live Axle Multi-Link Independent Trailing arm
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs


Automatic Optional Standard Standard
4-Speed Automatic Optional
5-Speed Automatic Standard
6-Speed Automatic Standard
Manual Standard
6-Speed Manual Standard

Safety scores should only be compared between vehicles of similar size and weight. Larger, heavier vehicles generally provide more protection than smaller, lighter ones.