Compare 1997 GMC Yukon vs 1997 Ford Explorer

1997 GMC Yukon
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1500 2-Door
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
1500 2-Door 15 19 $20,624 $23,571
1500 2-Door 4WD 13 17 $22,943 $26,221
1500 4-Door 15 19 $25,330 $28,949
1500 4-Door 4WD 13 17 $27,605 $31,549
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2-Door 102" WB XL
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door 102" WB XL 18 23 $18,285 $20,085
2-Door 102" WB Sport 18 23 $19,323 $21,265
4-Door 112" WB XL 18 23 $19,517 $21,485
2-Door 102" WB 4WD XL 16 20 $20,015 $22,050
2-Door 102" WB 4WD Sport 16 20 $20,934 $23,095
4-Door 112" WB 4WD XL 16 20 $21,206 $23,405
4-Door 112" WB XLT 18 23 $21,924 $24,220
4-Door 112" WB 4WD XLT 16 20 $23,688 $26,225
4-Door 112" WB AWD XLT 14 18 $23,688 $26,225
4-Door 112" WB Eddie Bauer 15 20 $26,187 $29,065
4-Door 112" WB AWD Eddie Bauer 14 18 $27,653 $30,730
4-Door 112" WB 4WD Eddie Bauer 15 19 $27,952 $31,070
4-Door 112" WB Limited 15 20 $29,404 $32,720
4-Door 112" WB AWD Limited 14 18 $31,120 $34,670
4-Door 112" WB 4WD Limited 15 19 $31,414 $35,005
Pricing
Invoice Price
$20,624
$18,285
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$23,571
$20,085
Monthly Payment Estimate
$393 / month
$335 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
15 mpg 18 mpg
Highway
19 mpg 23 mpg
Vehicle
Rear Door Type
Panel Doors Liftgate
Interior Dimensions
Second Shoulder Room (in)
66.0 57.9
Front Leg Room (in)
41.9 42.4
Front Hip Room (in)
60.0 52.4
Second Leg Room (in)
36.4 36.5
Passenger Capacity
5 4
Front Head Room (in)
39.9 39.9
Second Hip Room (in)
60.7 43.6
Front Shoulder Room (in)
65.4 57.1
Second Head Room (in)
37.8 39.1
Exterior Dimensions
Ground Clearance, Rear (in)
7.2 6.7
Height, Overall (in)
71.4 67.8
Step Up Height - Front (in)
NA NA
Rear Door Opening Height (in)
34.2 33.7
Overhang, Rear w/bumper (in)
41.1 42.8
Wheelbase (in)
111.5 101.7
Ground Clearance, Front (in)
7.3 6.7
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
77.1 70.2
Side Door Opening Width (in)
NA NA
Overhang, Front (in)
35.4 33.8
Step Up Height - Side (in)
NA NA
Rear Door Opening Width (in)
61.4 46.9
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in)
29.3 27.0
Length, Overall w/rear bumper (in)
188.0 178.6
Side Door Opening Height (in)
NA NA
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
99.4 69.4
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
NA NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
NA NA
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in)
61.4 - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console (in)
NA - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
39.7 - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
38.8 29.2
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
51.6 32.6
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 4 (in)
NA NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 4 (ft³)
NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
49.7 41.9
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in)
74.6 61.8
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
NA Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
NA 10.86 x 1.24
Brake ABS System
Four Wheel Four-Wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
10.0 x 2.25 NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.57 x 1.25 11.38 x 1.33
Brake Type
Power Power
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Yes NA
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
30 17.5
Fuel Tank Location
Behind Rear Axle Midship
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
NA NA
Aux Fuel Tank Location
NA NA
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock
15.6 15.0
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
42.5 37.8
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center
16.5 17.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
38.1 34.7
Steering Type
Speed sensitive pwr Power
Tires
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear
722 760
Spare Tire Size
P235/75R15 P225/70R15
Front Tire Order Code
QFL T7H
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs)
1763 1593
Spare Tire Order Code
QFL T7H
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front
722 760
Rear Tire Size
P235/75R15 P225/70R15
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare
722 - TBD -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs)
1763 1593
Rear Tire Order Code
QFL T7H
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs)
1763 - TBD -
Front Tire Size
P235/75R15 P225/70R15
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
2000 2,000
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
200 200
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
200 765
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
2000 3500
Weight Information
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs)
3200 2290
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs)
10,000 6,000
Curb Weight - Front (lbs)
2338.7 1940
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs)
6100 4700
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs)
3686 2650
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs)
2175.5 1767
Wheels
Front Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
15 x 7 15 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in)
15 x 7 15 x 6
Rear Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in)
15 x 7 15 x 7
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
17.0 7.8
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd)
NA NA
Maximum Alternator Watts
1200 1425
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
600 650
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
100 95
Engine
Engine Type
Gas V8 Gas V6
Fuel System
SFI SPFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
330 @ 2800 225 @ 2800
Engine Order Code
L31 99E
Displacement
5.7L/350 4.0L/245
Engine Oil Cooler
NA Yes
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
255 @ 4600 160 @ 4200
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
15 18
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
19 23
Transmission
Transfer Case Power Take Off
NA NA
Trans Power Take Off
NA NA
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.70 1.00
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD, Manual w/OD
Transfer Case Model
NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.06 3.40
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
Clutch Size (in)
NA 10
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 1.31
Trans Type
4 5
Trans PTO Access
NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA 0.79
Trans Description Cont. Again
Electronic NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.29 3.40
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.63 2.05
Trans Order Code
M30 44M
Summary
Vehicle Name
GMC Yukon Ford Explorer
Body Code
ZW9 102" WB
Body Style
1500 2dr 2 Door XL
Suspension
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs)
3200 2290
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear
3.08 3.27
Axle Type - Front
Independent Independent SLA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
32 35
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs)
3600 2650
Suspension Type - Rear
2-Stage Multi-Leaf Single-stage leaf
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
NA 0.8
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
NA 3.27
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs)
3750 2650
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
32 35
Axle Type - Rear
Semi-floating Semi-floating Ford
Suspension Type - Front
Indep Coil Spring Torsion bar
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
1.25 1.42
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs)
3750 3200
Frame
Frame Type
Ladder Single channel w/crossmembers
Doors
Side Door Type
NA NA

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