2015 Cadillac Escalade ESV vs. 2015 Mercedes-Benz G-Class Review

Comparison Review

Passengers in the backseat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Mercedes-Benz G-Class than in the Cadillac Escalade ESV, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Mercedes-Benz G-Class will be a hit with tall drivers and their front seat passengers, since it has greater front head- and legroom than the Cadillac Escalade ESV.

Due to the larger tank size and better fuel economy of the Cadillac Escalade ESV, you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Mercedes-Benz G-Class.

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). Clearly, the Cadillac Escalade ESV is a better financial choice over the Mercedes-Benz G-Class, when considering 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 will cost more in terms of transportation costs than the Mercedes-Benz G-Class.

Since the Cadillac Escalade ESV is much wider than the Mercedes-Benz G-Class, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. 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 Mercedes-Benz G-Class.

With somewhat higher torque, the Cadillac Escalade ESV transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Mercedes-Benz G-Class.

The Cadillac Escalade ESV has a smaller turning radius than the Mercedes-Benz G-Class, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

With the Cadillac Escalade ESV, you'll be able to pull heavier loads than the Mercedes-Benz G-Class. The Cadillac Escalade ESV has a little more horsepower than the Mercedes-Benz G-Class.

Soccer Moms and those who need to chauffeur around a lot of people will appreciate the Cadillac Escalade ESV more than the Mercedes-Benz G-Class, due to its significantly greater seating capacity. With the Cadillac Escalade ESV, you'll be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Mercedes-Benz G-Class.

The Cadillac Escalade ESV comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Mercedes-Benz G-Class.

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2015 Cadillac
Escalade ESV

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

2015 Mercedes-Benz

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MSRP*: $115,400 - $137,150
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Low APR Loan: As low as 2.39% As low as 2.99%
Lease Incentive: As low as 4.29% As low as 4.56%
City MPG: 14 - 15 12
Highway MPG: 20 - 22 14 - 15
Engine(s): V-8 V-8
Seating Capacity: 8 - 8 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Invoice*: $71,032 - $88,708 $107,322 - $127,550

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