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2013 Chevrolet Avalanche vs. 2013 GMC Sierra 1500 Hybrid Review

Comparison Review


Comfort
The Chevrolet Avalanche offers passengers in its extended cab about the same head- and legroom as the GMC Sierra 1500 Hybrid. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the Chevrolet Avalanche and the GMC Sierra 1500 Hybrid.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Chevrolet Avalanche as you will with the GMC Sierra 1500 Hybrid, as they can travel a similar number of miles 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). When looking only at MSRP, the Chevrolet Avalanche will have less of an impact on your bank account than the GMC Sierra 1500 Hybrid. 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 Chevrolet Avalanche and the GMC Sierra 1500 Hybrid have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Chevrolet Avalanche is a little narrower than the GMC Sierra 1500 Hybrid, so you'll have an easier time getting in and out of the car in a tight parking spot. The Chevrolet Avalanche is slightly shorter than the GMC Sierra 1500 Hybrid, which may make it easier to park.

Drivetrain
With its lower torque engine, the Chevrolet Avalanche doesn't do as good a job transmitting horsepower to its wheels as the GMC Sierra 1500 Hybrid.

Handling
The Chevrolet Avalanche has a significantly smaller turning radius than the GMC Sierra 1500 Hybrid, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
With the GMC Sierra 1500 Hybrid, you'll be able to pull heavier loads than the Chevrolet Avalanche due to its slightly better towing capacity. The Chevrolet Avalanche has a little less horsepower than the GMC Sierra 1500 Hybrid.

Utility
The Chevrolet Avalanche has less seating than the GMC Sierra 1500 Hybrid, making the GMC Sierra 1500 Hybrid the better choice if you often have passengers. The Chevrolet Avalanche has a little less cargo capacity than the GMC Sierra 1500 Hybrid for hauling material.

Warranty
The Chevrolet Avalanche comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the GMC Sierra 1500 Hybrid.

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2013 Chevrolet
Avalanche

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MSRP*: $35,980 - $47,885
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2013 GMC
Sierra 1500 Hybrid

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MSRP*: $41,555 - $51,935
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Cash Back Rebate: Up to $500 Up to $500
Low APR Loan: As low as 3.90% --
Lease Incentive: -- --
City MPG: 15 20
Highway MPG: 21 --
Engine(s): V-8 V-8
Seating Capacity: 5 - 6 5 - 6
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 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*: $33,461 - $44,533 $39,269 - $49,079

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