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2020 Cadillac Escalade ESV vs. 2020 Lincoln Navigator Review

New 2020 Cadillac Escalade ESV

2020 Cadillac
Escalade ESV

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New 2020 Lincoln Navigator

2020 Lincoln
Navigator

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MSRP*
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$78,195 to $98,295
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$76,185 to $97,135
Invoice* $74,285 to $93,380 $72,609 to $90,845
MPG - City 14 16
MPG - Hwy 21 - 23 21 - 22
Engine(s) V-8 V-6
Seating Capacity 8 8
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 backseat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Lincoln Navigator than in the Cadillac Escalade ESV, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Cadillac Escalade ESV will be popular with taller drivers and passengers in the front seat, due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Lincoln Navigator.

Convenience
Due to the larger tank size and better fuel economy of the Cadillac Escalade ESV, you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Lincoln Navigator.

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 ESV is somewhat more expensive than the Lincoln Navigator. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. Both the Cadillac Escalade ESV and the Lincoln Navigator have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Cadillac Escalade ESV is about the same width as the Lincoln Navigator. If you go with the Cadillac Escalade ESV, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Lincoln Navigator.

Drivetrain
With its lower torque engine, the Cadillac Escalade ESV doesn't do as good a job transmitting power to its wheels as the Lincoln Navigator.

Handling
The Cadillac Escalade ESV has a larger turning radius than the Lincoln Navigator, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

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

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Cadillac Escalade ESV and the Lincoln Navigator. The Cadillac Escalade ESV has a roomier cargo area for putting your bags or other items than the Lincoln Navigator.

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