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Cadillac Escalade vs. GMC Yukon Price Comparison (MSRP)

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Cadillac Escalade vs. GMC Yukon Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $79,690

GMC Yukon XL Denali   
Difference: $14,490

Lowest Total Invoice: $74,774

GMC Yukon XL Denali   
Difference: $13,092

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Model Year201720172017
ModelEscaladeEscaladeYukon
TrimESV PremiumESV Platinum EditionXL Denali
Body4dr SUV, ext.4dr SUV, ext.4dr SUV, ext.
Base Price $85,895 $95,195 $68,665
Base Invoice $80,312 $89,007 $64,545
Metallic paint (extra cost) 495 495 395
Engine-block heater 100 100 75
Cargo mat 85 85 25
Bright-finished exhaust tip(s) 135 135 135
All-weather floor mats 225 225 225
Chrome-plated alloy wheels 1,900 1,900 700
Sunroof 0 0  
Power-deployable running boards 1,750   1,745
4WD w/low range 2,600 2,600 3,000
Open Road Package     2,385
Adaptive cruise control     895
Roof rack crossbars     250
Metallic paint (extra cost) 436 436 359
Engine-block heater 88 88 68
Cargo mat 75 75 22
Bright-finished exhaust tip(s) 119 119 123
All-weather floor mats 198 198 205
Chrome-plated alloy wheels 1,672 1,672 637
Sunroof 0 0  
Power-deployable running boards 1,540   1,588
4WD w/low range 2,431 2,431 2,820
Open Road Package     2,170
Adaptive cruise control     814
Roof rack crossbars     228
Options (change) 7,290 5,540 9,830
Options (change) 6,559 5,019 9,034
Destination 995 995 1,195
Total Price $94,180 $101,730 $79,690
Total Invoice $87,866 $95,021 $74,774

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 GMC Yukon 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.

Even when the Cadillac Escalade and GMC Yukon are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The base sticker price of the Cadillac Escalade ESV Premium trim is $85,895. The features would cost an additional $7,290. Including the destination charge of $995, the total price of this trim is $94,180.

The base sticker price of the Cadillac Escalade ESV Platinum Edition trim is $95,195. The features would cost an additional $5,540. Including the destination charge of $995, the total price of this trim is $101,730.

The base sticker price of the GMC Yukon XL Denali trim is $68,665. The features would cost an additional $9,830. Including the destination charge of $1,195, the total price of this trim is $79,690.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table.

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 9. The feature adjusted price of the GMC Yukon trims is 9. Based on this adjustment, the GMC Yukon XL Denali 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.

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 GMC Yukon 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.

Even when the Cadillac Escalade and GMC Yukon are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The invoice of the Cadillac Escalade ESV Premium trim is $80,312. The features would cost an additional $6,559. Including the destination charge of $995, the total price of this trim is $87,866.

The invoice of the Cadillac Escalade ESV Platinum Edition trim is $89,007. The features would cost an additional $5,019. Including the destination charge of $995, the total price of this trim is $95,021.

The invoice of the GMC Yukon XL Denali trim is $64,545. The features would cost an additional $9,034. Including the destination charge of $1,195, the total price of this trim is $74,774.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table.

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 8. The feature adjusted price of the GMC Yukon trims is 4. Based on this adjustment, the GMC Yukon XL Denali 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.

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Cadillac Escalade vs. GMC Yukon

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: GMC Yukon XL Denali
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $12,175
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $10,932
Model Year201720172017
ModelEscaladeEscaladeYukon
TrimESV PremiumESV Platinum EditionXL Denali
Body4dr SUV, ext.4dr SUV, ext.4dr SUV, ext.
Engine420hp V8420hp V8420hp V8
TransmissionT8T8T8
Drivetrain4WD w/4L4WD w/4L4WD w/4L
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)15/20 MPG15/20 MPG15/20 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)?, 16?, 16?, 10
Tire (rear if not all the same)285/45-22285/45-22275/55-20
Total Price$94,180$101,730$79,690
Adjustments for Features-2,315-5,6150
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$91,865$96,115$79,690
Cost Above Minimum$0$4,250$0
Total Invoice$87,866$95,021$74,774
Adjustments for Features-2,160-5,2450
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice$85,706$89,776$74,774
Cost Above Minimum$0$4,070$0

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Features Comparison: Cadillac Escalade vs. GMC Yukon

Model Year201720172017
ModelEscaladeEscaladeYukon
TrimESV PremiumESV Platinum EditionXL Denali
Body4dr SUV, ext.4dr SUV, ext.4dr SUV, ext.
Transmission and Drivetrain 
8-speed manually-shiftable automatic$1300$1300$1300
4WD w/low range$2200$2200$2200
Accessories 
Adaptive cruise control  $750
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed$1000$1000 
Parking guidance system - active$500$500 
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Around view cameras$500$500 
Backup collision intervention$250$250 
Rearview camera  $200
Wide-view front camera$150$150 
Wide-view rear camera$0$0 
Cargo Management 
Cargo net$40$40 
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
HDMI port$25$25 
Satellite radio$200$200 
Satellite radio - one year subscription  $250
Second DVD player for entertainment system $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 
Rear camera mirror$200$200 
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 length adjuster, driver seat $50 
Manual thigh support length 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 $300
Wood trim, alternative type $300 
Total Value of Features$9,215$12,515$6,900
Value of Feature Adjustments$2,315$5,615$0
Value of Feature Adjustments-2,160-5,2450

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Specifications Comparison: Cadillac Escalade vs. GMC Yukon

Model Year20172017
ModelEscaladeYukon
Body4dr SUV, ext.4dr SUV, ext.
Wheelbase130.0 in130.0 in
Length224.3 in224.3 in
Width80.5 in80.5 in
Height74.0 in74.4 in
Curb Weight5,995 lb.6,005 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
GMC Yukon XL Denali

Adaptive cruise control
FeatureValueRequested?
Adaptive cruise control500Yes
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system100Yes
Total Requested600100%
Total Not Requested00%
Open Road Package
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%

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