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2015 GMC Yukon vs. 2014 GMC Acadia Review

Comparison Review


Comfort
The GMC Yukon offers a bit more room for passengers in the back seat than the GMC Acadia. The GMC Yukon will be popular with taller drivers and passengers in the front seat, due to its greater front head- and legroom than the GMC Acadia.

Convenience
The GMC Yukon 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). The GMC Yukon will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the GMC Acadia, 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 GMC Yukon will cost more in terms of transportation costs than the GMC Acadia.

Dimensions
The GMC Yukon is a little wider than the GMC Acadia, so getting in and out of the car in a crowded parking lot may be a little more of a squeeze. When looking at overall length, the GMC Yukon takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the GMC Acadia.

Drivetrain
Due to its much higher torque, the GMC Yukon does a much better job of transmitting its engine's horsepower to its wheels than the GMC Acadia.

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

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

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the GMC Yukon and the GMC Acadia. The GMC Yukon has significantly less cargo capacity than the GMC Acadia.

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

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2015 GMC
Yukon

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MSRP*: $46,335 - $65,680
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2014 GMC
Acadia

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MSRP*: $34,485 - $48,825
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Cash Back Rebate: Up to $500 Up to $500
Low APR Loan: As low as 3.90% As low as 0.00%
Lease Incentive: -- --
City MPG: 14 - 16 16 - 17
Highway MPG: 21 - 23 23 - 24
Engine(s): V-8 V-6
Seating Capacity: 8 - 9 8 - 8
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $43,092 - $61,082 $32,761 - $46,384

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