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2020 Cadillac Escalade vs. 2020 Ford Expedition Max Review

New 2020 Cadillac Escalade

2020 Cadillac
Escalade

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New 2020 Ford Expedition Max

2020 Ford
Expedition Max

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MSRP*
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$75,195 to $95,295
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$55,835 to $80,110
Invoice* $71,435 to $90,530 $53,602 to $76,699
MPG - City 14 16 - 17
MPG - Hwy 21 - 23 21 - 23
Engine(s) V-8 V-6
Seating Capacity 8 7 - 8
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** Not Tested *****
Frontal Crash Rating** Not Tested *****
Side Crash Rating** Not Tested *****

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*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.

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the backseat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Ford Expedition Max than in the Cadillac Escalade, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Cadillac Escalade will be popular with taller drivers and passengers in the front seat, due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Ford Expedition Max.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Cadillac Escalade as you will with the Ford Expedition Max, as they are both able to travel similar distances 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). The Cadillac Escalade is somewhat more expensive than the Ford Expedition Max. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Cadillac Escalade carries a much lower Destination Charge than the Ford Expedition Max.

Dimensions
The Cadillac Escalade is about the same width as the Ford Expedition Max. If you go with the Cadillac Escalade, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Ford Expedition Max.

Drivetrain
With similar torque, the Cadillac Escalade and the Ford Expedition Max are about even in transmitting their respective horsepower to the wheels.

Handling
The Cadillac Escalade has a significantly smaller turning radius than the Ford Expedition Max, allowing you to much more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
With the Ford Expedition Max, you'll be able to pull heavier loads than with the Cadillac Escalade. The Cadillac Escalade has a little more horsepower than the Ford Expedition Max.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Cadillac Escalade and the Ford Expedition Max. The Cadillac Escalade has significantly less cargo capacity than the Ford Expedition Max.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Cadillac Escalade than that of the Ford Expedition Max.