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2021 GMC Yukon XL vs. 2020 Porsche Macan Review

New 2021 GMC Yukon XL

2021 GMC
Yukon XL

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New 2020 Porsche Macan

2020 Porsche
Macan

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MSRP*
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$53,400 to $74,100
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$50,900 to $83,600
Invoice* $50,516 to $70,099 --
MPG - City 14 - 16 17 - 19
MPG - Hwy 19 - 20 22 - 23
Engine(s) V-8 Inline-4, V-6
Seating Capacity 8 - 9 5
Basic Warranty 3 years/36,000 miles 4 years/50,000 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

Convenience
The GMC Yukon XL requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Porsche Macan, 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). When looking only at MSRP, the GMC Yukon XL will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Porsche Macan. 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 GMC Yukon XL will cost less to deliver to the dealership than the Porsche Macan.

Dimensions
If you go with the GMC Yukon XL, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Porsche Macan.

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

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

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the GMC Yukon XL is clearly the choice over the Porsche Macan for pulling heavy loads. The GMC Yukon XL has a little less horsepower than the Porsche Macan.

Utility
Soccer Moms and those who need to chauffeur around a lot of people will appreciate the GMC Yukon XL more than the Porsche Macan, due to its significantly greater seating capacity. The GMC Yukon XL has significantly less cargo capacity than the Porsche Macan.

Warranty
The basic warranty of the GMC Yukon XL is not as nearly as extensive as that of the Porsche Macan.