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Cadillac Escalade vs. Chevrolet Suburban Price Comparison (MSRP)

The sticker prices, before adjusting for remaining feature differences. Usually these are the numbers you will see on the window stickers.

Models in short supply often sell at or even above these prices.

Cadillac Escalade vs. Chevrolet Suburban Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price

Chevrolet Suburban LTZ   
Difference: $16,975

Lowest Total Invoice

Chevrolet Suburban LTZ   
Difference: $16,185

The configured Cadillac Escalade 4dr SUV, ext. has a 420-horsepower 6.2L V8 engine, a 4WD w/low range drivetrain, and a 8-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

The configured Chevrolet Suburban 4dr SUV, ext. has a 355-horsepower 5.3L V8 engine, a 4WD w/low range drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

Even when the Cadillac Escalade and Chevrolet Suburban are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The base sticker price of the Cadillac Escalade ESV Premium trim is $84,545. The features would cost an additional $7,485. Including the destination charge of $995, the total price of this trim is $93,025.

The base sticker price of the Cadillac Escalade ESV Platinum Edition trim is $92,350. The features would cost an additional $7,485. Including the destination charge of $995, the total price of this trim is $100,830.

The base sticker price of the Chevrolet Suburban LTZ trim is $64,440. The features would cost an additional $10,415. Including the destination charge of $1,195, the total price of this trim is $76,050.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table. (Additional notes)

For an apples-to-apples comparison of these trims, we subtract the value of the additional features from the total price of the trim. The feature adjusted price of the Cadillac Escalade trims is $90,475 for ESV Premium, and $94,980 for ESV Platinum Edition. . The feature adjusted price of the Chevrolet Suburban trims is $76,050 for LTZ. . Based on this adjustment, the Chevrolet Suburban LTZ appears to be the best value.

You can change the body, engine, audio, and tires on the body configuration page. Want different features? Head over to the feature section page to choose your own features.

Calculate Payments

  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year201620162016
ModelEscaladeEscaladeSuburban
TrimESV PremiumESV Platinum EditionLTZ
Body4dr SUV, ext.4dr SUV, ext.4dr SUV, ext.
Base Price $84,545 $92,350 $64,440
Base Invoice $79,050 $86,347 $59,929
Metallic paint (extra cost) 495 495  
Engine-block heater 100 100 75
Cargo mat 85 85 85
Bright-finished exhaust tip(s) 135 135 135
Cargo cover 195 195 195
All-weather floor mats 225 225 225
Sunroof 0 0  
Chrome-plated alloy wheels 1,900 1,900 400
Power-deployable running boards 1,750 1,750 1,745
4WD w/low range 2,600 2,600 3,000
Sun, Entertainment, and Destinations Pkg.     2,360
Adaptive cruise control     995
Head-up display (HUD)     450
Roof rack crossbars     250
Max Trailering Package     500
Metallic paint (extra cost) 436 436  
Engine-block heater 88 88 68
Cargo mat 75 75 77
Bright-finished exhaust tip(s) 119 119 123
Cargo cover 172 172 177
All-weather floor mats 198 198 205
Sunroof 0 0  
Chrome-plated alloy wheels 1,672 1,672 364
Power-deployable running boards 1,540 1,540 1,588
4WD w/low range 2,431 2,431 2,790
Sun, Entertainment, and Destinations Pkg.     2,077
Adaptive cruise control     905
Head-up display (HUD)     410
Roof rack crossbars     228
Max Trailering Package     455
Options (show) (change) 7,485 7,485 10,415
Options (show) (change) 6,731 6,731 9,467
Destination 995 995 1,195
Total Price $93,025 $100,830 $76,050
Total Invoice $86,776 $94,073 $70,591

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Cadillac Escalade vs. Chevrolet Suburban

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Chevrolet Suburban LTZ
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: 14,425
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: 13,806
Model Year201620162016
ModelEscaladeEscaladeSuburban
TrimESV PremiumESV Platinum EditionLTZ
Body4dr SUV, ext.4dr SUV, ext.4dr SUV, ext.
Engine420hp V8420hp V8355hp V8
TransmissionT8T8T6
Drivetrain4WD w/4L4WD w/4L4WD w/4L
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)15/21 MPG15/21 MPG16/22 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers?, 16?, 16?, 10
Tire (rear if not all the same)285/45-22285/45-22275/55-20
Total Price93,025100,83076,050
Adjustments for Features-2,550-5,8500
Feature-Adjusted Total Price90,47594,98076,050
Cost Above Minimum04,5050
Total Invoice86,77694,07370,591
Adjustments for Features-2,379-5,4580
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice84,39788,61570,591
Cost Above Minimum04,2180

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Features Comparison: Cadillac Escalade vs. Chevrolet Suburban

Model Year201620162016
ModelEscaladeEscaladeSuburban
TrimESV PremiumESV Platinum EditionLTZ
Body4dr SUV, ext.4dr SUV, ext.4dr SUV, ext.
Transmission and Drivetrain 
8-speed manually-shiftable automatic$1300$1300 
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic  $1100
4WD w/low range$2200$2200$2200
Accessories 
Active noise reduction$0$0 
Adaptive cruise control  $750
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed$1000$1000 
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Around view cameras$500$500 
Automatic braking, low-speed$200$200 
Backup collision intervention$250$250 
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system$100$100 
Rearview camera  $200
Cargo Management 
Integrated trailer brake controller  $200
Overhead sunglass holder  $25
Refrigerated storage compartment $250 
Climate Control and Infotainment 
Entertainment system with dual headrest screens $1200 
Entertainment system, ceiling-mounted$1000 $1000
Satellite radio$200$200 
Satellite radio - one year subscription  $250
Second DVD player for entertainment system $200 
Exterior 
Active grille shutters$0$0 
Laminated front side windows$200$200 
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Conversation mirror  $25
Cornering lights$75$75 
Interior ambient lighting$150$150 
LED headlights$1000$1000 
Mirror tilt-down in reverse$25$25 
Xenon HID headlights  $500
Seats and Interior Trim 
Leather door panel trim $250 
Leather seating surfaces, third-row seats $200 
Leather-wrapped steering wheel  $150
Manual thigh support adjuster, driver seat $50 
Manual thigh support adjuster, passenger seat $50 
Massage, driver seat $100 
Massage, passenger seat $100 
Power seatback bolsters, driver seat $100 
Power seatback bolsters, passenger seat $100 
Synthetic suede headliner $1000 
Upholstered instrument panel$300  
Upholstered instrument panel, leather $1000 
Wood trim$300  
Wood trim, alternative type $300 
Wood/leather-wrapped steering wheel$150$150 
Total Value of Features$8,950$12,250$6,400
Value of Feature Adjustments$2,550$5,850$0
Value of Feature Adjustments-2,379-5,4580

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Specifications Comparison: Cadillac Escalade vs. Chevrolet Suburban

Model Year20162016
ModelEscaladeSuburban
Body4dr SUV, ext.4dr SUV, ext.
Wheelbase130.0 in130.0 in
Length224.3 in224.4 in
Width80.5 in80.5 in
Height74.0 in74.4 in
Curb Weight6,041 lb.5,881 lb.
Fuel Capacity31.0 gal.31.0 gal.
Row 1 Headroom42.8 in42.8 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room64.9 in64.8 in
Row 1 Hip Room60.9 in60.8 in
Row 1 Legroom45.3 in45.3 in
Row 2 Headroom39.1 in39.1 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room64.4 in65.1 in
Row 2 Hip Room60.2 in60.3 in
Row 2 Legroom39.7 in39.7 in
Row 3 Headroom38.5 in38.5 in
Row 3 Shoulder Room62.6 in62.6 in
Row 3 Hip Room49.3 in49.3 in
Row 3 Legroom34.5 in34.5 in
Cargo Volume,
Minimum
39.3 ft339.3 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Behind R2
76.7 ft376.7 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Maximum
120.9 ft3121.1 ft3

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Option Package Details
Chevrolet Suburban LTZ

Adaptive cruise control
FeatureValueRequested?
Adaptive cruise control500Yes
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial200Yes
Total Requested700100%
Total Not Requested00%
Head-up display (HUD)
FeatureValueRequested?
Head-up display (HUD)350Yes
Large color reconfigurable instrument cluster display250Yes
Total Requested600100%
Total Not Requested00%
Sun, Entertainment, and Destinations Pkg.
FeatureValueRequested?
Additional screen for entertainment system200Yes
Entertainment system, ceiling-mounted1000Yes
Sunroof900Yes
Satellite radio - one year subscription50No
Blu-Ray-compatible entertainment system100Yes
Total Requested220098%
Total Not Requested502%
Max Trailering Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Integrated trailer brake controller200No
3.42 axle ratioNo
Total Requested00%
Total Not Requested200100%

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