4Runner vs Wrangler Unlimited

Toyota 4Runner vs Jeep Wrangler Unlimited

Drivers shopping for a new SUV may be interested in the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited because of its classic look and good reputation. Our team here at Serra Toyota of Decatur wanted to put the Wrangler Unlimited up against the Toyota 4Runner to show how they compare.

The two vehicles were compared at the base models to keep it fair. The 2016 Toyota 4Runner SR5 is marked at $34,410, whereas the 2016 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Sport is priced at $28,290. Both vehicles offer a similar fuel economy with the 4Runner getting an estimated 22 mpg on the highway and the Wrangler Unlimited getting 21 mpg on the highway.

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How are the 2016 Toyota 4Runner and the 2016 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited the same?

These SUVs both offer four doors and seating for five passengers. They each have a rear split folding bench seat making it easier to pack luggage and additional cargo. Both of the vehicles’ underbodies are protected by a skid plate. Each one is set with cruise control and an optional navigation system. They have similar warranties, and they’re both equipped with a low tire pressure indicator.

How do the 2016 Toyota 4Runner and the 2016 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited differ?

The 2016 4Runner is set with a 5-speed automatic transmission, whereas the 2016 Wrangler Unlimited has a 6-speed manual transmission. It has a 3.6-liter V-6, and the 4Runner has a 4.0-liter V-6.

The Toyota 4Runner is capable of towing up to 4,700 pounds. The Jeep Wrangler Unlimited is able to haul 2,000 pounds. Although the 4Runner offers quite a bit more cargo space, the Wrangler Unlimited has more passenger volume.

What features come standard on the 2016 Toyota 4Runner?

There are quite a few standard features on the 2016 Toyota 4Runner that are not available on the 2016 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited. We’re going to highlight a few of them for you.

  • Roll-sensing side curtain airbags
  • Driver multi-adjustable power seat
  • Backup camera
  • Rear window wiper
  • Power vertical sliding rear window
  • Automatic Headlights


Those interested in learning more about the 2016 Toyota 4Runner are encouraged to contact our team for more information. Drivers looking to get behind the wheel of this new SUV can do so by scheduling a test drive online.test drive