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2015 Cadillac Escalade ESV vs. 2015 Chevrolet Suburban 1500 Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
The Cadillac Escalade ESV offers rear passengers about the same room to stretch out as the Chevrolet Suburban 1500, with comparable head- and legroom. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between front seat comfort in the Cadillac Escalade ESV and the Chevrolet Suburban 1500.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Cadillac Escalade ESV as you will with the Chevrolet Suburban 1500, as they are both able to travel similar distances on a tank of gas.

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 ESV will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the Chevrolet Suburban 1500, 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. Both the Cadillac Escalade ESV and the Chevrolet Suburban 1500 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Cadillac Escalade ESV is about the same width as the Chevrolet Suburban 1500. When looking at overall length, the Cadillac Escalade ESV takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Chevrolet Suburban 1500.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the Cadillac Escalade ESV transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Chevrolet Suburban 1500.

Handling
The Cadillac Escalade ESV has the same turning radius as the Chevrolet Suburban 1500, so they both maneuver the same in and out of tight spots.

Performance
If you've got something you need to pull, the Cadillac Escalade ESV will do just as well as the Chevrolet Suburban 1500, since they have about the same towing capacity. The Cadillac Escalade ESV has a little more horsepower than the Chevrolet Suburban 1500.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Cadillac Escalade ESV and the Chevrolet Suburban 1500. You'll be able to fit about the same amount of groceries in the Cadillac Escalade ESV as you will in the Chevrolet Suburban 1500.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Cadillac Escalade ESV than that of the Chevrolet Suburban 1500.

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2015 Cadillac
Escalade ESV

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MSRP*: $75,970 - $94,875

2015 Chevrolet
Suburban 1500

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MSRP*: $48,250 - $66,035
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $750 Up to $500
Low APR Loan: As low as 0.90% --
Lease Incentive: -- --
City MPG: 14 - 15 15 - 16
Highway MPG: 20 - 22 22 - 23
Engine(s): V-8 V-8
Seating Capacity: 8 - 8 8 - 9
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $71,032 - $88,708 $44,873 - $61,413

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