The horsepower is a characteristic that majority of drivers pay the biggest attention to. In this comparison, it is the Chevrolet Suburban GMT800 which has by 13 % horsepower more in comparison to the Cadillac Escalade I, which makes this vehicle a bit faster. Because of more horsepower the Chevrolet Suburban GMT800 will as well give slightly better efficiency in specific speeds.
The Chevrolet Suburban GMT800 5.3 i V8 288HP automatic burns up 1.3 l fewer in the urban cycle in relation to the Cadillac Escalade I 5.7 255HP manual 4x4. The difference in the amount of 7 percent is not significant in everyday use of the vehicle nonetheless during the period of a year it can generate a substantial cost reduction.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
The Chevrolet can reach the speed of 100Km/h in 9 seconds, which is 10 % than the Cadillac. However the difference is not as much big to be taken into consideration when buying a car.
Trunk capacity with seats down
The maximum velocity of the Chevrolet Suburban GMT800 5.3 i V8 288HP automatic is greater compared with of the Cadillac by 13 km/h, which allows the Chevrolet Suburban GMT800 to overcome quicker long stretches of highway. The difference at the level of 13 km/h is little and will not be a very noticable in everyday driving.
distance between left and right side of a vehicle directly affects room in the cabin as well as stability during driving. The Chevrolet Suburban GMT800 5.3 i V8 288HP automatic is widther by 2 percent than the Cadillac Escalade I and is not really relevant. The medium for the „large 4x4 ” segment is approximately 1,866 millimeters and is by 131 mm larger than the same attribute of the Chevrolet.
In this category it is the Chevrolet Suburban GMT800 that can hold 1 % more fuel than the Cadillac Escalade I. The medium fuel tank capacity in the large SUV class, from which the Chevrolet comes from, is 84 l, whereas in large 4x4 class (represented by the Cadillac) it equals 84 liters.
The wheelbase of a car means the length between its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase significantly affects the driving due to more desirable car's weight distribution. Chevrolet Suburban GMT800 has 11 percent longer wheelbase distance than Cadillac. Wheelbase dimensions are crucial to the stability and steering. Thus, the mass of Chevrolet Suburban GMT800 5.3 i V8 288HP automatic should be better distributed and driving should be easier and safer.
The Chevrolet Suburban GMT800 is 449 millimeters longer in comparison to the Cadillac Escalade I 5.7 255HP manual 4x4. The length of the vehicle is important in terms of travelling comfort and space in the boot. The Chevrolet probably will be offering to it's users more room for legs. At the same time the Chevrolet Suburban GMT800 will be better driven ,however, the Cadillac will be a bit easier for parking because of shorter length of the body.
Model release date
Given that the Cadillac debuted only 2 years earlier than the Chevrolet, the distance in technology applied in both cars is not really big, however, the Chevrolet might feature a bit more advanced solutions used in it.
To drivers who prefer more functional driving a vehicle and don’t want to struggle with complications resulting from the stick shift we recommend cars with automatic gearbox. To those who have a flair for sport driving a stick shift might be better because it gives a control of rmp range in which a shift take place.