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2020 Cadillac Escalade vs. 2020 Porsche Cayenne Review

New 2020 Cadillac Escalade

2020 Cadillac
Escalade

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New 2020 Porsche Cayenne

2020 Porsche
Cayenne

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MSRP*
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$75,195 to $95,295
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$66,800 to $126,500
Invoice* $71,435 to $90,530 --
MPG - City 14 15 - 19
MPG - Hwy 21 - 23 19 - 23
Engine(s) V-8 V-6, V-8
Seating Capacity 8 5
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles

*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

Convenience
The Cadillac Escalade requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Porsche Cayenne, 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). Whether you pick the Cadillac Escalade or the Porsche Cayenne, it's going to cost you about the same. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. In this case, the Cadillac Escalade will cost less to deliver to the dealership than the Porsche Cayenne.

Dimensions
Since the Cadillac Escalade is much wider than the Porsche Cayenne, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the Cadillac Escalade, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Porsche Cayenne.

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

Handling
The Cadillac Escalade has the same turning radius as the Porsche Cayenne, so they both maneuver the same in and out of tight spots.

Performance
With the Cadillac Escalade, you'll be able to pull heavier loads than the Porsche Cayenne. The Cadillac Escalade has a little less horsepower than the Porsche Cayenne.

Utility
Soccer Moms and those who need to chauffeur around a lot of people will appreciate the Cadillac Escalade more than the Porsche Cayenne, due to its significantly greater seating capacity. With the Cadillac Escalade, you'll be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Porsche Cayenne.

Warranty
The Cadillac Escalade comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Porsche Cayenne.