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2014 Dodge Durango vs. 2015 GMC Acadia Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Dodge Durango than in the GMC Acadia. The GMC Acadia offers just a little more front head- and legroom than the Dodge Durango, offering the driver and front passenger a bit more room and comfort.

Convenience
The Dodge Durango requires fewer stops at the gas station than the GMC Acadia, 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). When looking only at MSRP, the Dodge Durango will have less of an impact on your bank account than the GMC Acadia. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Dodge Durango will cost more in terms of transportation costs than the GMC Acadia.

Dimensions
Since the Dodge Durango is much slimmer than the GMC Acadia, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. When looking at overall length, the Dodge Durango takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the GMC Acadia.

Drivetrain
With similar torque, the Dodge Durango and the GMC Acadia are about even in transmitting their respective horsepower to the wheels.

Handling
The Dodge Durango has a significantly smaller turning radius than the GMC Acadia, allowing you to much more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the Dodge Durango is clearly the choice over the GMC Acadia for pulling heavy loads. The Dodge Durango has a little more horsepower than the GMC Acadia.

Utility
The Dodge Durango has less seating than the GMC Acadia, making the GMC Acadia the better choice, if you need to chauffeur many passengers. The Dodge Durango has significantly less cargo capacity than the GMC Acadia.

Warranty
The Dodge Durango comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the GMC Acadia.

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2014 Dodge
Durango

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MSRP*: $29,995 - $43,395

2015 GMC
Acadia

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MSRP*: $33,975 - $49,690
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $750 Up to $500
Low APR Loan: As low as 0.00% As low as 1.90%
Lease Incentive: As low as 0.38% --
City MPG: 14 - 18 16 - 17
Highway MPG: 22 - 25 23 - 24
Engine(s): V-6, V-8 V-6
Seating Capacity: 7 - 7 8 - 8
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*: $29,506 - $41,304 $32,276 - $47,206

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