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2014 Toyota Highlander Hybrid vs. 2015 GMC Yukon Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
The Toyota Highlander Hybrid offers rear passengers about the same room to stretch out as the GMC Yukon, with comparable head- and legroom. The GMC Yukon will be a hit with tall drivers and their front seat passengers, since it has greater front head- and legroom than the Toyota Highlander Hybrid.

Convenience
With the GMC Yukon, you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Toyota Highlander Hybrid, due to its tank size and fuel economy.

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 Toyota Highlander Hybrid will have less of an impact on your bank account than the GMC Yukon. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Toyota Highlander Hybrid carries a much lower Destination Charge than the GMC Yukon.

Dimensions
Since the Toyota Highlander Hybrid is much slimmer than the GMC Yukon, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the Toyota Highlander Hybrid, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the GMC Yukon.

Drivetrain
The Toyota Highlander Hybrid has much lower torque than the GMC Yukon, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

Handling
The Toyota Highlander Hybrid has the same turning radius as the GMC Yukon, so they both maneuver the same in and out of tight spots.

Performance
In terms of towing capacity, the GMC Yukon is clearly the choice over the Toyota Highlander Hybrid for pulling heavy loads. When it comes to horsepower, the Toyota Highlander Hybrid has a lot less horsepower than the GMC Yukon.

Utility
The Toyota Highlander Hybrid has less seating than the GMC Yukon, making the GMC Yukon the better choice, if you need to chauffeur many passengers. The Toyota Highlander Hybrid has less cargo space than the GMC Yukon, which is okay if you don't need to move a lot in one trip.

Warranty
The Toyota Highlander Hybrid comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the GMC Yukon.

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2014 Toyota
Highlander Hybrid

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MSRP*: $47,300 - $49,790

2015 GMC
Yukon

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MSRP*: $46,990 - $66,770
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City MPG: 27
Top 10 Fuel Efficient
15 - 16
Highway MPG: 28 21 - 23
Engine(s): V-6 V-8
Seating Capacity: 7 - 7 8 - 9
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $43,185 - $45,459 $43,701 - $62,096

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