2016 Mercedes-Benz G-Class vs. 2017 Cadillac Escalade Review

Comparison Review

Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Mercedes-Benz G-Class than in the Cadillac Escalade. The Mercedes-Benz G-Class will be popular with taller drivers and passengers in the front seat, due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Cadillac Escalade.

With the Cadillac Escalade, you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Mercedes-Benz G-Class, due to its tank size and fuel economy.

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 Mercedes-Benz G-Class will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the Cadillac Escalade, 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 Mercedes-Benz G-Class carries a much lower Destination Charge than the Cadillac Escalade.

Since the Mercedes-Benz G-Class is much slimmer than the Cadillac Escalade, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the Mercedes-Benz G-Class, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Cadillac Escalade.

With similar torque, the Mercedes-Benz G-Class and the Cadillac Escalade are about even in transmitting their respective horsepower to the wheels.

The Mercedes-Benz G-Class has a significantly larger turning radius than the Cadillac Escalade, making it much more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

With the Cadillac Escalade, you'll be able to pull heavier loads than with the Mercedes-Benz G-Class. In terms of horsepower, it's a virtual tie between the Mercedes-Benz G-Class and the Cadillac Escalade.

Soccer Moms beware - the Mercedes-Benz G-Class seats a lot fewer people than the Cadillac Escalade. The Mercedes-Benz G-Class has significantly less cargo capacity than the Cadillac Escalade.

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

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Compare the 2016 Mercedes-Benz G-Class and the 2017 Cadillac Escalade.

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2016 Mercedes-Benz

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MSRP*: $119,900

2017 Cadillac

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MSRP*: $73,395 - $95,195
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City MPG: 13 15
Highway MPG: 14 20 - 22
Engine(s): V-8 V-8
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 8 - 8
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Invoice*: $111,507 $68,624 - $89,007

Days On Lot: Comparing Ease of Negotiation

Days on Lot measures the average number of days a model sits on a dealer's lot before it's sold. This is one predictor of a dealer's willingness to negotiate.

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*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.