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2015 Cadillac Escalade vs. 2014 Lexus GX 460 Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Cadillac Escalade than in the Lexus GX 460. The Cadillac Escalade will be popular with taller drivers and passengers in the front seat, due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Lexus GX 460.

Convenience
The Cadillac Escalade requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Lexus GX 460, making it more convenient to drive.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Cadillac Escalade will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the Lexus GX 460, which has a much lower MSRP. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Cadillac Escalade will cost more in terms of transportation costs than the Lexus GX 460.

Dimensions
Since the Cadillac Escalade is much wider than the Lexus GX 460, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the Cadillac Escalade, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Lexus GX 460.

Drivetrain
Due to its much higher torque, the Cadillac Escalade does a much better job of transmitting its engine's horsepower to its wheels than the Lexus GX 460.

Handling
The Cadillac Escalade has a larger turning radius than the Lexus GX 460, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the Cadillac Escalade is clearly the choice over the Lexus GX 460 for pulling heavy loads. When it comes to horsepower, the Cadillac Escalade greatly out-muscles the Lexus GX 460.

Utility
The Cadillac Escalade offers greater seating capacity than the Lexus GX 460, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. With the Cadillac Escalade, you'll be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Lexus GX 460.

Warranty
The Cadillac Escalade comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Lexus GX 460.

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2015 Cadillac
Escalade

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MSRP*: $72,970 - $91,875

2014 Lexus
GX 460

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MSRP*: $49,085 - $60,715
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Low APR Loan: As low as 0.90% --
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City MPG: 15 15
Highway MPG: 21 - 22 --
Engine(s): V-8 V-8
Seating Capacity: 8 - 8 7 - 7
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Invoice*: $68,227 - $85,903 $45,159 - $55,857

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