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2023 Chevrolet Suburban vs. 2023 GMC Yukon Review

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2023 Chevrolet
Suburban

MSRP*: $56,900 to $80,100
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2023 GMC
Yukon

MSRP*: $57,400 to $77,305
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MPG - City 14 - 15 MPG 14 - 15 MPG
MPG - Hwy 19 - 20 MPG 18 - 20 MPG
Seating Capacity 7 - 9 seats 7 - 9 seats
Cargo Space 144.7 ft3 122.9 ft3
Engine
  • 355-hp, 5.3-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 420-hp, 6.2-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 355-hp, 5.3-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 420-hp, 6.2-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission 10-Speed A/T 10-Speed A/T
Drivetrain Four Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive
Horsepower 355 - 420 hp 355 - 420 hp
Towing Capacity 7,900 - 8,300 lbs 8,000 - 8,400 lbs
Exterior Length 225.7 in 210.0 in
Exterior Width 81.1 in 81.0 in
Leg Room Front 44.5 in
Rear 42.0 in
Front 44.5 in
Rear 42.0 in
Head Room Front 42.3 in
Rear 38.9 in
Front 42.3 in
Rear 38.9 in

*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
The Chevrolet Suburban offers rear passengers about the same room to stretch out as the GMC Yukon, with comparable head- and legroom. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between front seat comfort in the Chevrolet Suburban and the GMC Yukon.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Chevrolet Suburban as you will with the GMC Yukon, 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). Whether you pick the Chevrolet Suburban or the GMC Yukon, it's going to cost you about the same.

Dimensions
The Chevrolet Suburban is about the same width as the GMC Yukon. If you go with the Chevrolet Suburban, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the GMC Yukon.

Handling
The Chevrolet Suburban has a larger turning radius than the GMC Yukon, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
If you've got something you need to pull, the Chevrolet Suburban will do just as well as the GMC Yukon, since they have about the same towing capacity. In terms of horsepower, it's a virtual tie between the Chevrolet Suburban and the GMC Yukon.

Powertrain
With similar torque, the Chevrolet Suburban and the GMC Yukon are about even in transmitting their respective horsepower to the wheels.

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