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2020 Cadillac Escalade vs. 2020 Lincoln Aviator Review

New 2020 Cadillac Escalade

2020 Cadillac
Escalade

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New 2020 Lincoln Aviator

2020 Lincoln
Aviator

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MSRP*
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$75,195 to $95,295
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$51,100 to $87,800
Invoice* $71,435 to $90,530 $48,801 to $82,210
MPG - City 14 17 - 18
MPG - Hwy 21 - 23 24 - 26
Engine(s) V-8 V-6
Seating Capacity 8 6 - 7
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 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 back seat may find themselves a little more cramped in the Cadillac Escalade than the Lincoln Aviator. 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 Lincoln Aviator.

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 Lincoln Aviator. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Destination Charge for the Cadillac Escalade is much higher than that for the Lincoln Aviator.

Dimensions
Since the Cadillac Escalade is much slimmer than the Lincoln Aviator, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. For some people, bigger is better. If that's the case for you, then you'll be happier with the Cadillac Escalade, which is slightly longer than the Lincoln Aviator.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the Cadillac Escalade transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Lincoln Aviator.

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the Cadillac Escalade is clearly the choice over the Lincoln Aviator for pulling heavy loads. The Cadillac Escalade has a little more horsepower than the Lincoln Aviator.

Utility
The Cadillac Escalade offers greater seating capacity than the Lincoln Aviator, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. The Cadillac Escalade has a roomier cargo area for putting your bags or other items than the Lincoln Aviator.

Warranty
The Cadillac Escalade comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Lincoln Aviator.