2019 Toyota 4Runner vs. 2019 Jeep Wrangler
Toyota might be most well-known for its lineup of sedans, hatchbacks and crossover SUVs. But the Toyota 4Runner has been a premier vehicle option for people who want to get outdoors and look forward to getting their vehicles more than a little dirty. The 4Runner offers one of the largest and most functional interiors in the automotive industry, in addition to its rarely challenged off-road capability. A comparison of the 2019 Toyota 4Runner vs. 2019 Jeep Wrangler. Of all the vehicles that compete against the current 4Runner, few are as strong of a challenger as the venerable Wrangler. However, the Toyota SUV is more than capable of holding its own in almost every important metric. The 2019 Toyota 4Runner is available at the Colonial Toyota showroom and buyers can schedule a test drive today by calling, 203-403-6890.
The 2019 Toyota 4Runner picks up some important upgrades that will help drivers confidently take on almost any road or trail they encounter. Toyota engineers have added Fox brand shock absorbers to the new TRD Pro trim grade as well as a new skid plate and roof rack. When compared to the 2019 Jeep Wrangler, the 2019 Toyota 4Runner demonstrates a few important advantages, but the most glaring is available cargo space. The 2019 4Runner is classified as midsize SUV and has a maximum seating capacity for up to seven passengers – when the optional third row of seats are installed. The 2019 Wrangler can only carry up to five passengers. When properly configured. 2019 4Runner makes up to 88.8 cubic-feet available, compared to the Wrangler’s 31.7 cubic-feet.
2019 Toyota 4Runner
2019 Jeep Wrangler
|4.0-L, V-6||Engine||3.6-L, V-6|
|88.8 cu.-ft.||Max. Cargo Volume||31.7 cu.-ft.|
|5,000 lbs.||Max. Towing||3,500 lbs.|
The Toyota 4Runner gains praise from independent automotive experts for using one of the most reliable powertrains in the industry segment. Under the hood of each 2019 4Runner at Colonial Toyota is a naturally aspirated, 4.0-liter, V-6 engine attached to a five-speed automatic. It will produce 270 horsepower and 278 pound-feet of torque. Rear- and four-wheel-drive versions are available. On the other side of the equation, the 2019 Wrangler offers 3.6-liter, V-6 engine attached to a six-speed manual transmission and a peak output of 285 horsepower 260 pound-feet of torque. Despite this disparity in horsepower, the advantage the 2019 4Runner holds in torque will allow it to tow up to 5,000 pounds. The 2019 Jeep Wrangler tops out at 3,500 pounds.