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2023 GMC Yukon XL vs. 2022 Jeep Wagoneer Review

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2023 GMC
Yukon XL

MSRP*: $60,100 to $97,255
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Picture of the 2022 Jeep Wagoneer

2022 Jeep
Wagoneer

MSRP*: $58,995 to $76,995
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MPG - City 14 - 15 MPG 15 - 16 MPG
MPG - Hwy 18 - 20 MPG 20 - 22 MPG
Seating Capacity 7 - 9 seats 7 - 8 seats
Cargo Space 144.7 ft3 116.7 ft3
Engine
  • 355-hp, 5.3-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 420-hp, 6.2-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 392-hp, 5.7-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline/Mild Electric Hybrid)
Transmission 10-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T
Drivetrain Four Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive
Horsepower 355 - 420 hp 392 hp
Towing Capacity 7,800 - 8,300 lbs 7,170 - 8,790 lbs
Exterior Length 225.2 in 214.7 in
Exterior Width 81.0 in 83.6 in
Leg Room Front 44.5 in
Rear 42.0 in
Front 40.9 in
Rear 42.7 in
Head Room Front 40.4 - 42.3 in
Rear 37.5 - 38.9 in
Front 41.3 in
Rear 40.0 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
Passengers in the backseat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Jeep Wagoneer than in the GMC Yukon XL, due to its greater head- and legroom. The GMC Yukon XL will be popular with taller drivers and passengers in the front seat, due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Jeep Wagoneer.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the GMC Yukon XL as you will with the Jeep Wagoneer, 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). The GMC Yukon XL is somewhat more expensive than the Jeep Wagoneer.

Dimensions
Since the GMC Yukon XL is much slimmer than the Jeep Wagoneer, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. For some people, bigger is better. If that's the case for you, then you'll be happier with the GMC Yukon XL, which is slightly longer than the Jeep Wagoneer.

Handling
The GMC Yukon XL has a significantly larger turning radius than the Jeep Wagoneer, making it much more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
With the Jeep Wagoneer, you'll be able to pull heavier loads than with the GMC Yukon XL. The GMC Yukon XL has a little less horsepower than the Jeep Wagoneer.

Powertrain
With its lower torque engine, the GMC Yukon XL doesn't do as good a job transmitting power to its wheels as the Jeep Wagoneer.

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