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2015 Cadillac Escalade ESV vs. 2015 GMC Yukon Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
The Cadillac Escalade ESV offers a bit more room for passengers in the back seat than the GMC Yukon. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between front seat comfort in the Cadillac Escalade ESV and the GMC Yukon.

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 GMC Yukon, 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 ESV carries a much lower Destination Charge than the GMC Yukon.

Dimensions
The Cadillac Escalade ESV is about the same width as the GMC Yukon. If you go with the Cadillac Escalade ESV, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the GMC Yukon.

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

Handling
The Cadillac Escalade ESV has a significantly larger turning radius than the GMC Yukon, making it much more difficult to maneuver 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 GMC Yukon, since they have about the same towing capacity. The Cadillac Escalade ESV has a little more horsepower than the GMC Yukon.

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 GMC Yukon. With the Cadillac Escalade ESV, you'll be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the GMC Yukon.

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

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2015 Cadillac
Escalade ESV

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

2015 GMC
Yukon

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MSRP*: $46,990 - $66,770
Cash Back Rebate: Visit Rebate Center Up to $500
Low APR Loan: As low as 1.90% As low as 2.90%
Lease Incentive: -- --
City MPG: -- 16
Highway MPG: -- 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 $43,701 - $62,096

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