Compare 2017 Cadillac Escalade vs 2016 GMC Yukon

2017 Cadillac Escalade
2016 GMC Yukon
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2WD 4-Door
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Escalade 2WD 4-Door 15 22 $69,725 $73,395
Escalade 2WD 4-Door Luxury 15 22 $74,475 $78,395
Escalade 2WD 4-Door Platinum 15 22 $87,585 $92,195
Escalade 2WD 4-Door Premium Luxury 15 22 $78,750 $82,895
Escalade 4WD 4-Door 15 20 $72,575 $76,395
Escalade 4WD 4-Door Luxury 15 20 $77,325 $81,395
Escalade 4WD 4-Door Platinum 15 20 $90,435 $95,195
Escalade 4WD 4-Door Premium Luxury 15 20 $81,600 $85,895
Escalade ESV 2WD 4-Door 15 22 $72,575 $76,395
Escalade ESV 2WD 4-Door Luxury 15 22 $77,325 $81,395
Escalade ESV 2WD 4-Door Platinum 15 22 $90,435 $95,195
Escalade ESV 2WD 4-Door Premium Luxury 15 22 $81,600 $85,895
Escalade ESV 4WD 4-Door 15 20 $75,425 $79,395
Escalade ESV 4WD 4-Door Luxury 15 20 $80,175 $84,395
Escalade ESV 4WD 4-Door Platinum 15 20 $93,285 $98,195
Escalade ESV 4WD 4-Door Premium Luxury 15 20 $84,450 $88,895
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2WD 4-Door Denali
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Yukon 2WD 4-Door Denali 15 22 $60,752 $65,325
Yukon 2WD 4-Door SLE 16 23 $44,932 $48,315
Yukon 2WD 4-Door SLT 16 23 $53,010 $57,000
Yukon 4WD 4-Door Denali 15 21 $63,542 $68,325
Yukon 4WD 4-Door SLE 16 22 $47,722 $51,315
Yukon 4WD 4-Door SLT 16 22 $55,800 $60,000
Yukon XL 2WD 4-Door Denali 15 22 $63,263 $68,025
Yukon XL 2WD 4-Door SLE 16 23 $47,443 $51,015
Yukon XL 2WD 4-Door SLT 16 23 $55,521 $59,700
Yukon XL 4WD 4-Door Denali 14 20 $66,053 $71,025
Yukon XL 4WD 4-Door SLE 15 22 $50,233 $54,015
Yukon XL 4WD 4-Door SLT 15 22 $58,311 $62,700
Pricing
Invoice Price
$69,725
$60,752
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$73,395
$65,325
Monthly Payment Estimate
$1223 / month
$1089 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
7.7
7.8
TCC’s Bottom Line
A pop culture icon in its own time, the Cadillac Escalade offers unmatched gravitas and presence—if that's your thing. The 2016 GMC Yukon has the power and capability to haul up to nine passengers, their stuff, and the family boat.
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Fuel Economy
City
15 mpg 15 mpg
Highway
22 mpg 22 mpg
Vehicle
Rear Door Type
Liftgate Liftgate
Interior Dimensions
Third Head Room (in)
38.10 38.10
Front Hip Room (in)
60.90 60.80
Third Shoulder Room (in)
62.60 62.60
Second Leg Room (in)
39.00 39.00
Front Head Room (in)
42.80 42.80
Second Hip Room (in)
60.20 60.30
Front Shoulder Room (in)
64.90 64.80
Passenger Capacity
7 7
Third Leg Room (in)
24.80 24.80
Second Head Room (in)
38.70 38.70
Third Hip Room (in)
49.30 49.30
Second Shoulder Room (in)
64.40 65.10
Front Leg Room (in)
45.30 45.30
Exterior Dimensions
Length, Overall w/rear bumper (in)
203.90 203.90
Side Door Opening Height (in)
- TBD - NA
Ground Clearance, Rear (in)
8.0 8.00
Height, Overall (in)
74.40 74.40
Step Up Height - Front (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Rear Door Opening Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/bumper (in)
N/A - TBD -
Wheelbase (in)
116.00 116.00
Ground Clearance, Front (in)
8.0 8.00
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
80.50 80.50
Side Door Opening Width (in)
- TBD - NA
Overhang, Front (in)
N/A - TBD -
Step Up Height - Side (in)
22.0 - TBD -
Rear Door Opening Width (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in)
32.1 35.91
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 4 (ft³)
NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in)
- TBD - 79.90
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
94.2 94.7
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
- TBD - 11.10
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
15.2 15.3
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
- TBD - 33.94
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
- TBD - 43.20
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
51.6 51.7
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 4 (in)
NA NA
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
17 x - TBD - - TBD -
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)
17 x - TBD - - TBD -
Brake Type
Pwr Pwr
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Location
NA NA
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
NA NA
Aux Fuel Tank Location
NA NA
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
26 26.0
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center
17.3 17.8
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
39.0 39.0
Steering Type
Pwr Pwr Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock
3.4 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
N/A - TBD -
Tires
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs)
N/A - TBD -
Spare Tire Order Code
RC4 RC4
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front
N/A - TBD -
Rear Tire Size
P275/55R20 P275/55R20
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare
N/A - TBD -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs)
N/A - TBD -
Rear Tire Order Code
QSS QSS
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs)
N/A - TBD -
Front Tire Size
P275/55R20 P275/55R20
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear
N/A - TBD -
Spare Tire Size
P265/70R17 P265/70R17
Front Tire Order Code
QSS QSS
Trailering
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
5000 5000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
8300 8400
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
500 500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
830 840
Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs)
- NA
Weight Information
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs)
7100 7100
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs)
3400 3200
Curb Weight - Front (lbs)
- TBD - 2766
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs)
14000 14000
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs)
4100 4300
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs)
- TBD - 2767
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
20 x 9.0 20 x 9.0
Spare Wheel Size (in)
17 x - TBD - 17 x - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
20 x 9.0 20 x 9.0
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
16.7 - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Watts
NA - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd)
NA NA
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
170 170
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
600 - TBD -
Engine
Engine Type
Gas V8 Gas V8
Fuel System
Electronic Fuel Injection Direct Injection
Engine Oil Cooler
NA NA
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
460 @ 4100 460 @ 4100
Engine Order Code
L86 L86
Displacement
6.2L/376 6.2L/378
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
420 @ 5600 420 @ 5600
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
15 15
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
17 17
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
22 22
Transmission
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
- TBD - NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.82 3.1
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.97 2.4
Trans Order Code
M5U M5U
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.65 -
Transfer Case Power Take Off
NA NA
Trans Power Take Off
NA NA
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.69 1.2
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic Automatic
Transfer Case Model
NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 0.7
First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.56 4.0
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.85 -
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
- TBD - NA
Clutch Size (in)
NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
2.08 1.5
Trans Type
8 8
Trans PTO Access
NA NA
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.27 0.9
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Summary
Vehicle Name
Cadillac Escalade GMC Yukon
Body Code
NA NA
Body Style
Sport Utility Vehicle Sport Utility Vehicle
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
1.81 46.0
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs)
3400 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear
5-Link Multi-link
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
1.10 NA
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
NA NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs)
4100 - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
1.81 46.0
Axle Type - Rear
Solid Axle w/Five-Link Location Semi-floating
Suspension Type - Front
Independent Coil-Over Shock
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
1.41 1.41
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs)
4200 - TBD -
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs)
3400 - TBD -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear
3.23 3.23
Axle Type - Front
Independent Independent
Frame
Frame Type
Ladder-type Ladder
Doors
Side Door Type
Swing-out NA
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
10.4 10.5
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score
- TBD - NA
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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