2019 Chevy Suburban vs. 2019 GMC Yukon
If you’re shopping around for a large SUV in the Schaumburg area, you may have come across the 2019 Chevrolet Suburban and the 2019 GMC Yukon. They both offer lots of seating, safety features, and a great exterior package. Biggers Chevrolet will go over the difference between the Yukon and Suburban so you can see which SUV is better suited for your family trips to Streamwood.
Both interiors provide 42.8 inches of front headroom, 45.3 inches of front legroom, and 64.8 inches of front shoulder room, but the similarities end there.
- 2019 Chevy Suburban Dimensions: The Suburban offers seating for up to nine passengers, as well as 39.1 inches of second-row headroom, 39.7 inches of second-row legroom, and 65.1 inches of second-row shoulder room. Third-row passengers get 38.5 inches of headroom, 34.5 inches of legroom, and 62.6 inches of shoulder room.
- 2019 Chevy Suburban Storage: The Suburban interior offers lots of storage space with 100.3 cubic feet behind the first row, 63.6 cubic feet behind the second row, and 31.6 cubic feet behind the third row.
- 2019 GMC Yukon Dimensions: The GMC full-size SUV can seat up to eight passengers, or nine with the available SLE upgrade, as well as 38.7 inches of second-row headroom, 39 inches of second-row legroom, and 65.1 inches of second-row shoulder room. Third-row passengers get 38.1 inches of headroom, 24.8 inches of legroom, and 62.6 inches of shoulder room.
- 2019 GMC Yukon Storage: The Yukon only provides 94.7 cubic feet behind the first row, 51.7 cubic feet behind the second row, and 15.3 cubic feet behind the third row.
Bartlett-area commuters power through the drive with a solid vehicle performance. When you compare the Suburban vs. Yukon mpg, they both have an EPA-estimated 18 mpg for combined city/highway driving. That said, you can get further in the new Suburban thanks to its 31-gallon tank, versus the 26-gallon tank in the Yukon.
- 2019 Chevy Suburban: The standard engine is a 5.3L EcoTec3 V8 engine paired with a six-speed automatic transmission that delivers 355 hp and 383 lb-ft of torque. The Suburban has standard rear-wheel drive, but four-wheel drive is available. Also available is the 6.2L EcoTec3 V8 engine paired with a 10-speed automatic transmission that delivers 420 hp and 460 lb-ft of torque.
- 2019 GMC Yukon: The Yukon also has a standard 5.3L EcoTec3 V8 engine that delivers 355 hp and 383 lb-ft of torque. The available 6.2L EcoTec3 V8 engine delivers 420 hp and 460 lb-ft of torque, but it’s paired with just an eight-speed automatic transmission. Two-wheel drive is standard, and four-wheel drive is available.
The Chevy Suburban and GMC Yukon both have seven airbags, but the Suburban has more standard features to keep your family safe around Elgin:
- Forward Collision Alert: Standard on the Suburban, available on the Yukon
- Low Speed Forward Automatic Braking: Standard on the Suburban, not available on the Yukon
- Teen Driver: Standard on the Suburban, not available on the Yukon
- Lane Keep Assist with Lane Departure Warning: Standard on the Suburban, available on the Yukon
- OnStar® & Chevrolet Connected Services capable: Standard on the Suburban, not available on the Yukon
Test Drive the Chevy Suburban at Biggers Chevrolet
Whether you’re comparing the Premier trim of the Chevy Suburban vs. GMC Yukon Denali trim, the Chevy Suburban vs. GMC Yukon XL, or the base trim of both SUVs, there is one clear winner. The 2019 GMC Yukon can’t compete against the 2019 Chevrolet Suburban when it comes to performance, interior technologies, and safety features. Visit Biggers Chevrolet, and we’ll explore the 2019 Chevrolet Suburban, compare it to vehicles like the 2019 Tahoe or the 2020 Tahoe and Ford Expedition, and go over your financing options before going out on a test drive. Contact us today with any questions you have! Interested in comparing other Chevrolet SUVs? Compare the all-new Blazer vs. Ford Edge before you visit us.