The 2021 Escalade ESV is a three-row luxury SUV that seats up to eight with the second-row bench seat (optional captain’s chairs drop seating to seven). The ESV extends 8 inches and lowers its floor for an additional 10.1 inches of third-row legroom. It also boasts 41.5 cubic feet of space behind the third row, 94.1 cubic feet behind the second row, and a maximum cargo capacity of 142.8 cubic feet. It has increased its luxury, with standard full leather seating, heated front and rear outboard seats and optional massaging front seats, and a leather-wrapped instrument panel, console and upper door panels, as well as 12-way power driver and front-passenger heated seats with lumbar function. It comes in five trim levels: Luxury, Premium Luxury, Sport, Premium Luxury Platinum and Sport Platinum. You will add an additional $3,000 to Escalade’s pricing on all trims upgrading to the ESV. Escalade’s prices start at $76,195 for the base Luxury trim and range to $100,595 for the Premium Luxury Platinum and Sport Platinum trims. Another $3,000 can be added for four-wheel-drive.
This next generation Yukon XL offers premium quality, a distinctive design, and a unique AT4 exterior styling with rugged capability. The redesigned Yukon XL has one of the most upscale interiors in the large SUV class, with more metal accents and a different dashboard layout in its Denali trim level. It seats up to nine people or seven with optional second-row bucket seats in its three rows, and it provides plenty of head- and legroom to ride comfortably. The Yukon XL provides 41.5 cubic feet of space behind the third-row seats, expands to 93.8 cubic feet with the third-row seats folded down and 144.7 cubic feet with the second and third rows folded down. Cloth upholstery and power-adjustable front seats come standard. Leather upholstery, heated and ventilated front seats, heated second-row seats, and a heated steering wheel are available. LED headlamps and taillamps with GMC signature C-shape design, featuring daytime running lamps and LED fog lamps are standard on all trims. The Denali and AT4 trim come standard with outside heated, power-folding adjustable mirrors, and it is available on the SLT. The Yukon XL trims start at $50,700 for the SLE trim, $57,800 for the SLT trim, $64,800 for the AT4 trim, and $68,400 for the Denali. Optional packages are available for additional pricing.