2018 GMC Yukon vs 2018 GMC Yukon XL

2018 gmc yukon vs 2018 gmc yukon xl

One of the most popular models in GMC's lineup is its big and comfortable 2018 Yukon model. Drivers can't seem to get enough of the large SUV! If you've heard of the GMC Yukon, you may have heard about the GMC Yukon XL. The two sister models both offer their own unique advantages to drivers, so, what exactly is the difference between them?

That's where we come in. We create these model comparison pages so that drivers can see how some of the most popular vehicle models stack up directly against one another. To cut down on confusion and showcase what each model brings to the table, we're going to compare the 2018 GMC Yukon and Yukon XL side-by-side. We're going to see where the two models are alike, and where they are different. Let's get started!

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2018 GMC Yukon
2018 GMC Yukon XL
$49,100 MSRP $51,800
355 HP Horsepower 355 HP
203.9 Inches Overall Length 224.4 Inches
15.3 Cubic Feet Cargo Volume (Behind Third Row) 39.3 Cubic Feet

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As you can see, there's a reason why both models are so popular among drivers and that they share a name! They both offer impressive value at affordable prices and are very similar in important categories. Each has their own unique advantages, the 2018 GMC Yukon XL, specifically, is going a little longer (as its XL name would infer), but drivers have to pay a little bit more for that extra space.

The Yukon and Yukon XL come with the same standard engine, which means they feature the same power capabilities as well as fuel efficiency. Essentially, the only real difference between the two models is that the Yukon XL is stretched out a little for more space for passengers and cargo. The 2018 GMC Yukon is already big, but if you think you need even more space, the 2018 GMC Yukon XL may be for you!

No matter which 2018 GMC Yukon model you choose, you can still get the wealth of advanced safety features and driver-assist technologies available in either model. These features make both models safer by making the driver more aware of their surroundings as well as making the drive less fatiguing. Available features include:

  • Rear Cross Traffic Alert 

  • Forward Collision Alert 

  • Low-Speed Forward Automatic Braking 

  • Lane Departure Warning 

  • Adaptive Cruise Control 

Want to learn more about the 2018 GMC Yukon or 2018 GMC Yukon XL? Ready to get behind the wheel of one? Contact our staff at Davenport Auto Park for more information or to schedule a test drive today! 


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