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2021 Chevrolet Suburban vs. 2020 Nissan Armada Review

New 2021 Chevrolet Suburban

2021 Chevrolet
Suburban

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New 2020 Nissan Armada

2020 Nissan
Armada

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MSRP*
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$51,700 to $75,300
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$47,500 to $63,930
Invoice* $48,908 to $71,234 $44,040 to $59,256
MPG - City 14 - 16 13 - 14
MPG - Hwy 19 - 20 18 - 19
Engine(s) V-8 V-8
Seating Capacity 8 - 9 8
Basic Warranty 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 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
The Chevrolet Suburban offers rear passengers about the same room to stretch out as the Nissan Armada, with comparable head- and legroom. The Chevrolet Suburban will be popular with taller drivers and passengers in the front seat, due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Nissan Armada.

Convenience
The Chevrolet Suburban requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Nissan Armada, 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). The Chevrolet Suburban is somewhat more expensive than the Nissan Armada. 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 Chevrolet Suburban will cost less to deliver to the dealership than the Nissan Armada.

Dimensions
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 Nissan Armada.

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

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

Performance
With the Nissan Armada, you'll be able to pull heavier loads than with the Chevrolet Suburban. The Chevrolet Suburban has a little less horsepower than the Nissan Armada.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Chevrolet Suburban and the Nissan Armada. With the Chevrolet Suburban, you'll be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Nissan Armada.

Warranty
The Chevrolet Suburban comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Nissan Armada.