Compare 2013 GMC Yukon XL vs 2013 Mercedes-Benz GL Class

2013 GMC Yukon XL
2013 Mercedes-Benz GL Class
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2WD 4-Door 1500 SLE
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2WD 4-Door 1500 SLE 15 21 $42,063 $45,230
2WD 4-Door 2500 SLE 10 16 $43,449 $46,720
4WD 4-Door 1500 SLE 15 21 $44,658 $48,020
2WD 4-Door 1500 SLT 15 21 $46,002 $49,465
4WD 4-Door 2500 SLE 10 15 $46,090 $49,560
2WD 4-Door 2500 SLT 10 16 $47,518 $51,095
4WD 4-Door 1500 SLT 15 21 $48,546 $52,200
4WD 4-Door 2500 SLT 10 15 $50,164 $53,940
2WD 4-Door 1500 Denali 14 18 $55,195 $59,350
AWD 4-Door 1500 Denali 13 18 $58,064 $62,435
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4MATIC 4-Door GL 350 BlueTEC
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4MATIC 4-Door GL 350 BlueTEC 19 26 $58,032 $62,400
4MATIC 4-Door GL 450 14 19 $59,427 $63,900
4MATIC 4-Door GL 550 13 18 $80,817 $86,900
4MATIC 4-Door GL 63 AMG 13 17 $108,740 $116,925
Pricing
Invoice Price
$42,063
$58,032
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$45,230
$62,400
Monthly Payment Estimate
$754 / month
$1040 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
8.8
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2013 Mercedes-Benz GL Class is a pricey way to go, but it's a luxury family wagon with great fuel economy and road manners, and some thoughtful new safety and luxury features to boot.
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Fuel Economy
City
15 mpg 19 mpg
Highway
21 mpg 26 mpg
Vehicle
Rear Door Type
Liftgate -
EPA Classification
- 4WD Sport Utility Vehicle
Interior Dimensions
Third Leg Room (in)
34.90 35.0
Second Head Room (in)
38.50 40.0
Third Hip Room (in)
49.40 - TBD -
Second Shoulder Room (in)
65.20 58.3
Front Leg Room (in)
41.30 40.3
Passenger Capacity
8 7
Third Head Room (in)
38.10 38.9
Front Hip Room (in)
60.30 - TBD -
Third Shoulder Room (in)
64.70 50.5
Second Leg Room (in)
39.50 38.5
Front Head Room (in)
40.30 41.2
Second Hip Room (in)
61.80 - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in)
65.20 58.5
Passenger Volume (ft³)
- 143.6
Exterior Dimensions
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
79.10 84.3
Side Door Opening Width (in)
NA -
Overhang, Front (in)
- TBD - -
Step Up Height - Side (in)
NA -
Rear Door Opening Width (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in)
31.80 -
Length, Overall w/rear bumper (in)
222.40 -
Side Door Opening Height (in)
NA -
Ground Clearance, Rear (in)
8.90 -
Height, Overall (in)
76.80 72.8
Step Up Height - Front (in)
NA -
Rear Door Opening Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/bumper (in)
- TBD - -
Wheelbase (in)
130.00 121.1
Ground Clearance, Front (in)
10.50 -
Track Width, Front (in)
- 64.8
Min Ground Clearance (in)
- 8.5
Length, Overall (in)
- 201.6
Liftover Height (in)
- - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in)
- 65.5
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
41.40 - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
69.60 52.4
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
90.0 49.4
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 4 (in)
NA -
Cargo Volume to Seat 4 (ft³)
NA -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in)
101.80 84.1
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
137.4 93.8
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
35.60 19.7
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
45.8 16.0
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console (in)
- TBD - -
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
NA -
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
13.6 x 0.8 13.6 x 0.9
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
13.0 x 1.2 13.8 x 1.3
Brake Type
Pwr Pwr
Fuel Tank
Aux Fuel Tank Location
NA -
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
31.0 26.4
Fuel Tank Location
NA -
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
NA -
Steering
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock
- TBD - -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
N/A N/A
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center
17.8 -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
43.0 40.7
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
- - TBD -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
- - TBD -
Tires
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs)
- TBD - -
Front Tire Size
P265/70R17 P275/55R19
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear
N/A -
Spare Tire Size
P265/70R17 NA
Front Tire Order Code
QAN NA
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs)
2135 -
Spare Tire Order Code
ZRS NA
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front
N/A -
Rear Tire Size
P265/70R17 P275/55R19
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare
N/A -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs)
2135 -
Rear Tire Order Code
QAN NA
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
5100 7500
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA -
Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs)
8100 -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
500 500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
765 600
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
5000 5000
Weight Information
Curb Weight - Front (lbs)
2880 -
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs)
11000 -
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs)
4200 -
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs)
2794 -
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs)
7200 -
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs)
3300 -
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
- 5467
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in)
17 x 7.5 20 x 8.5
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Steel NA
Front Wheel Size (in)
17 x 7.5 20 x 8.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
17 x - TBD - NA
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
16.6 - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
160 - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
660 - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Watts
- TBD - -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd)
NA -
Engine
Engine Order Code
LMG NA
Displacement
5.3L/323 3.0L/182
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
320 @ 5400 240 @ 3600
Engine Type
Gas/Ethanol V8 Turbocharged Diesel V6
Fuel System
Electronic Fuel Injection Direct Injection
Engine Oil Cooler
NA -
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
335 @ 4000 455 @ 1600-2400
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
15 19
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
17 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
21 26
Transmission
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
NA - TBD -
Clutch Size (in)
NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.5 1.92
Trans Type
6 7
Trans PTO Access
NA -
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.9 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
NA 1.00
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.1 3.42
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.4 2.86
Trans Order Code
MYC NA
Transfer Case Power Take Off
NA -
Trans Power Take Off
NA -
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.2 1.37
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic Automatic w/Manual Shift
Transfer Case Model
NA -
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.7 0.82
First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.0 4.34
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
- 0.73
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
- 3.46
Summary
Body Code
130" WB -
Body Style
Sport Utility Vehicle Sport Utility
Vehicle Name
GMC Yukon XL Mercedes-Benz GL-Class
Suspension
Suspension Type - Front
Coil-Over Shock Double-Wishbone
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
1.41 - TBD -
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs)
4200 -
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs)
3300 -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear
3.08 -
Axle Type - Front
Independent -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
46.0 N/A
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs)
3400 -
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-link Multi-Link
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
NA -
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs)
4200 -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
46.0 N/A
Axle Type - Rear
Semi-floating -
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
- w/Air Springs
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
- w/Air Springs
Frame
Frame Type
Ladder -
Doors
Side Door Type
NA -
Emissions
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score
- TBD - 4
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
10.7 9.7
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating
-
Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
-
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver
-
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger
-
Overall Side Crash Rating
-
Side Barrier Rating
-
Side Barrier Rating Driver
-
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat
-
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat
-
Combined Side Rating Front Seat
-
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat
-
Rollover Rating
-

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