2015 Chevrolet Tahoe, Suburban Basic Specs Against Competition
With General Motors revealing all the details on the new 2015 Chevrolet Tahoe, 2015 Chevrolet Suburban, and 2015 GMC Yukon and Yukon XL
With General Motors revealing all the details on the new 2015 Chevrolet Tahoe, 2015 Chevrolet Suburban, and 2015 GMC Yukon and Yukon XL, we wanted to see how the revamped full-size SUVs stack up against the competition. While Chevrolet and GMC have the Traverse and Acadia crossovers, respectively, to attract buyers who simply want an SUV with all-wheel drive and three rows of seating, the huge Tahoe, Suburban, and Yukon cater to different customers and dominate a segment also home to the Ford Expedition, Nissan Armada, and Toyota Sequoia.
For the full story, don't miss our 2015 Chevrolet Tahoe/Suburban, 2015 GMC Yukon/Yukon XL First Look.
Dimensions for the Tahoe/Suburban and Yukon/Yukon XL have increased, so in the chart below, we take a look at a few of the important specs to discover how much more capacious they are compared to other large family haulers. The Chevrolet SUVs also got a new 5.3-liter V-8 making 355 hp and 383 lb-ft of torque, and we compare their power ratings to others, as well. Check out the full breakdown below to see how the GM SUVs fare next to their rivals.
|Horsepower and torque||Legroom (1st/2nd/3rd row)||Cargo room behind 2nd/3rd row||Curb weight|
|Chevy Tahoe||355 hp/383 lb-ft.||45.3/39/24.8 in||51.7/15.3 cu-ft.||5349-5585 lbs.|
|Chevy Suburban||355 hp/383 lb-ft.||45.3/39.7/34.5 in||76.4/38.8 cu-ft.||5576-5815 lbs.|
|GMC Yukon||355-420 hp /383-450 lb-ft.||45.3/39/24.8 in||51.7/15.3 cu-ft.||5349-5746 lbs.|
|GMC Yukon XL||355-420 hp /383-450 lb-ft.||45.3/39.7/34.5 in||76.4/38.8 cu-ft.||5576-5981 lbs.|
|Ford Expedition||310 hp/365 lb-ft.||41.1/39.1/37.7 in||55.0/18.6 cu-ft.85.5/42.6 cu-ft. (EL model)||5549-5781 lbs.5844-6078 lbs. (EL model)|
|Nissan Armada||317 hp/385 lb-ft.||41.8/41.9/32.2 in||56.7/20.0 cu-ft.||5267-5841 lbs.|
|Toyota Sequoia||381 hp/401 lb-ft.||42.5/40.9/35.3 in||66.6/18.9 cu-ft.||5730-6045 lbs.|
|Chevy Tahoe||8300-8500 lbs.||204/80.5/74.4 in.||116.0 in.|
|Chevy Suburban||8300-8500 lbs.||224.4/80.5/74.4 in.||130.0 in.|
|GMC Yukon||8100-8500 lbs.||203.9/80.5/74.4 in.||116.0 in.|
|GMC Yukon XL||7800-8300 lbs.||224.3/80.5/74.4 in.||130.0 in.|
|Ford Expedition||9000-9200 lbs.,8700-8900 lbs. (EL model)||206.5/78.8/77.2 in.,221.3/78.8/77.7 in. (EL model)||119.0 in.,131.0 in. (EL model)|
|Nissan Armada||6500-9000 lbs.||207.7/79.3/77.2 in.||123.2 in.|
|Toyota Sequoia||7000-7400 lbs.||205.1/79.9/74.6 in.||122.0 in.|