In comparing the Chevrolet Tahoe's and the Chevrolet Suburban's specifications and ratings, the Chevrolet Tahoe has the advantage in the areas of reliability, resale value and overall quality score. The Chevrolet Tahoe and Chevrolet Suburban have the same base engine power. Based on this comparison of the Chevrolet Tahoe's and the Chevrolet Suburban's specifications and ratings, the Chevrolet Tahoe is a better car than the Chevrolet Suburban.
Chevrolet Tahoe vs. Chevrolet Suburban Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the Chevrolet Tahoe loses 41.1 percent of its value and the Chevrolet Suburban loses 45.6 percent of its value. This means the Chevrolet Tahoe retains 4.5 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the Chevrolet Suburban.
Chevrolet Tahoe vs. Chevrolet Suburban Quality Rating
The iSeeCars Overall Quality rating for the Chevrolet Tahoe is 8.2 out of 10 while the Chevrolet Suburban's quality rating is 8.0 out of 10. This results in the Chevrolet Tahoe being ranked 4 out of 10 Best Large SUVs and the Chevrolet Suburban being ranked 6 out of 10. Out of 16 Best 8-seater SUVs, the Chevrolet Tahoe is ranked 7 and the Chevrolet Suburban is ranked 10. The Chevrolet Tahoe is also ranked 10 out of 30 Best SUVs with 3 Rows while the Chevrolet Suburban is ranked 16 out of 30.
Chevrolet Tahoe vs. Chevrolet Suburban Reliability Rating
iSeeCars’ Reliability Rating for the Chevrolet Tahoe is 8.9 out of 10. For the Chevrolet Suburban the reliability rating is 8.8 out of 10. This gives the Chevrolet Tahoe a slight advantage in reliability compared to the Chevrolet Suburban.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the base engine of both the Chevrolet Tahoe and the Chevrolet Suburban makes 355 horsepower.
Passenger Space Comparison
The Chevrolet Tahoe and Chevrolet Suburban are comparable in regards to front head room, front shoulder room, front leg room, rear head room, rear shoulder room and rear leg room.
Safety Ratings Comparison
When comparing crash test ratings from NHTSA, both the Chevrolet Tahoe and the Chevrolet Suburban have the same average safety rating of 4 out of 5 Stars.