In comparing the GMC Yukon's and the GMC Yukon XL's specifications and ratings, the GMC Yukon has the advantage in the areas of new vehicle base pricing, reliability, resale value and overall quality score. The GMC Yukon and GMC Yukon XL have the same base engine power. Based on this comparison of the GMC Yukon's and the GMC Yukon XL's specifications and ratings, the GMC Yukon is a better car than the GMC Yukon XL.
GMC Yukon vs. GMC Yukon XL Pricing
For a new model, the GMC Yukon's price is between $67,968 and $102,191, with the GMC Yukon XL priced between $68,449 and $104,575.
GMC Yukon vs. GMC Yukon XL Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the GMC Yukon loses 43.6 percent of its value and the GMC Yukon XL loses 46.9 percent of its value. This means the GMC Yukon retains 3.3 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the GMC Yukon XL.
GMC Yukon vs. GMC Yukon XL Quality Rating
The iSeeCars Overall Quality rating for the GMC Yukon is 8.1 out of 10 while the GMC Yukon XL's quality rating is 7.9 out of 10. This results in the GMC Yukon being ranked 5 out of 10 Best Large SUVs and the GMC Yukon XL being ranked 7 out of 10. Out of 16 Best 8-seater SUVs, the GMC Yukon is ranked 8 and the GMC Yukon XL is ranked 11. The GMC Yukon is also ranked 9 out of 21 Best 7-Seater SUVs while the GMC Yukon XL is ranked 13 out of 21. The GMC Yukon is also ranked 13 out of 30 Best SUVs with 3 Rows while the GMC Yukon XL is ranked 17 out of 30.
GMC Yukon vs. GMC Yukon XL Reliability Rating
iSeeCars’ Reliability Rating for the GMC Yukon is 8.8 out of 10. For the GMC Yukon XL the reliability rating is 8.8 out of 10. This gives the GMC Yukon a slight advantage in reliability compared to the GMC Yukon XL.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the base engine of both the GMC Yukon and the GMC Yukon XL makes 355 horsepower.
Passenger Space Comparison
The GMC Yukon and GMC Yukon XL 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 GMC Yukon and the GMC Yukon XL have the same average safety rating of 4 out of 5 Stars.