In comparing the Ford Expedition's and the GMC Yukon XL's specifications and ratings, the Ford Expedition has the advantage in the areas of new vehicle base pricing, reliability, overall quality score and base engine power. The GMC Yukon XL has the advantage in the area of resale value. Based on this comparison of the Ford Expedition's and the GMC Yukon XL's specifications and ratings, the Ford Expedition is a better car than the GMC Yukon XL.
Ford Expedition vs. GMC Yukon XL Pricing
For a new model, the Ford Expedition's price is between $65,377 and $89,249, with the GMC Yukon XL priced between $68,449 and $104,575.
Ford Expedition vs. GMC Yukon XL Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the Ford Expedition loses 52.4 percent of its value and the GMC Yukon XL loses 46.9 percent of its value. This means the GMC Yukon XL retains 5.6 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the Ford Expedition.
Ford Expedition vs. GMC Yukon XL Quality Rating
The iSeeCars Overall Quality rating for the Ford Expedition is 8.6 out of 10 while the GMC Yukon XL's quality rating is 7.9 out of 10. This results in the Ford Expedition being ranked 3 out of 10 Best Large SUVs and the GMC Yukon XL being ranked 7 out of 10. Out of 30 Best SUVs with 3 Rows, the Ford Expedition is ranked 5 and the GMC Yukon XL is ranked 17. The Ford Expedition is also ranked 5 out of 16 Best 8-seater SUVs while the GMC Yukon XL is ranked 11 out of 16.
Ford Expedition vs. GMC Yukon XL Reliability Rating
iSeeCars’ Reliability Rating for the Ford Expedition is 9.0 out of 10. For the GMC Yukon XL the reliability rating is 8.8 out of 10. This gives the Ford Expedition a slight advantage in reliability compared to the GMC Yukon XL.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Ford Expedition’s base engine makes 380 horsepower, and the GMC Yukon XL base engine makes 355 horsepower.
Passenger Space Comparison
The Ford Expedition and GMC Yukon XL are comparable in regards to rear shoulder room.
Safety Ratings Comparison
When comparing crash test ratings from NHTSA, the Ford Expedition has higher safety ratings than the GMC Yukon XL, with an average rating of 5 out of 5 Stars compared to 4 out of 5 Stars.