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GMC Yukon Vs Ford Expedition

GMC Yukon Vs Ford Expedition

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Comparing the 2024 GMC Yukon to the 2024 Ford Expedition

When choosing a full-size SUV, the 2024 GMC Yukon and the 2024 Ford Expedition are two standout options. Both vehicles offer impressive features and capabilities, but the GMC Yukon edges ahead in several critical areas. Let's dive into the details to understand why the Yukon might be the better choice for your next SUV.

Trims and Customization Options

The 2024 Ford Expedition is available in five trims with a few package options, while the 2024 GMC Yukon offers seven trims and many more packages, providing customers with greater flexibility and customization. Here’s a breakdown of the MSRP for the different trims:

MSRP ($) Comparison

  • GMC Yukon 2WD / 4WD:
    • SLE: $77,699 / $80,999
    • SLT: $86,399 / $89,699
    • AT4: $94,199
    • Denali: $103,299
    • Denali Ultimate: $127,699
  • Ford Expedition 2WD / 4WD:
    • XLT: $77,780
    • Timberline: $93,240
    • Limited: $91,710
    • King Ranch: $102,650
    • Platinum: $106,005

Drivetrain and Suspension Options

The GMC Yukon offers a broader range of drivetrain options, transfer cases, engine outputs, and suspension choices compared to the Ford Expedition. This variety allows Yukon customers to tailor their vehicle to their specific needs, whether for off-roading, towing, or daily commuting.

Superior Ride Comfort

One of the standout features of the Yukon is its independent rear suspension, which can be paired with the available Magnetic Ride Control™ and the first-in-class Four-Corner Air Ride Suspension. These features significantly enhance ride comfort and handling, providing a smoother and more controlled driving experience than the Expedition can offer.

Interior Space and Comfort

When it comes to interior space, the Yukon excels with greater cargo volume in all seating configurations compared to the Expedition. Additionally, the Yukon wins in four out of six measurements for headroom and legroom across its three rows of seating. This translates to more comfort for passengers, particularly on long journeys.

Advanced Technology and Safety Features

The GMC Yukon offers advanced technology features that enhance both safety and convenience. For instance:

  • Super Cruise: Unlike Ford's BlueCruise, Super Cruise enables towing and automatic lane changes, adding a layer of functionality and convenience for long-distance driving.
  • Standard and Available Equipment: The Yukon includes several features as standard or available options that are either not standard or not available on the Expedition. These can include advanced driver assistance systems, enhanced connectivity options, and superior infotainment systems.

Conclusion

While the 2024 Ford Expedition is a strong contender in the full-size SUV market, the 2024 GMC Yukon offers several advantages that make it a more compelling choice. From its wider range of trims and customization options to superior ride comfort, greater interior space, and advanced technology, the Yukon provides unmatched versatility and value. Whether you prioritize comfort, technology, or off-road capability, the GMC Yukon stands out as the better all-around vehicle for your needs.

 

Tom Smith Chevrolet is a Chevrolet, Buick & GMC dealership located in Midland ONT. We also have a wide selection of certified pre-owned vehicles. Just a 30 minute drive from Barrie, ONT, or 90 minutes from the  GTA we know you will get the best service from our small town dealership you can’t get from bigger cities.