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2021 Chevrolet Suburban vs. 2021 GMC Yukon XL Review

New 2021 Chevrolet Suburban

2021 Chevrolet
Suburban

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New 2021 GMC Yukon XL

2021 GMC
Yukon XL

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MSRP*
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$51,700 to $75,300
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$53,400 to $74,100
Invoice* $48,908 to $71,234 $50,516 to $70,099
MPG - City 14 - 16 14 - 16
MPG - Hwy 19 - 20 19 - 20
Engine(s) V-8 V-8
Seating Capacity 8 - 9 8 - 9
Basic Warranty 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 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

Comfort
The Chevrolet Suburban offers rear passengers about the same room to stretch out as the GMC Yukon XL, 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 XL.

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 XL, 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 XL, 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. Both the Chevrolet Suburban and the GMC Yukon XL have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
When looking at overall length, the Chevrolet Suburban takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the GMC Yukon XL.

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

Handling
The Chevrolet Suburban has the same turning radius as the GMC Yukon XL, so they both maneuver the same 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 XL, 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 XL.

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 XL. With the Chevrolet Suburban, you'll be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the GMC Yukon XL.

Warranty
The Chevrolet Suburban comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the GMC Yukon XL.