2018 Nissan Armada vs 2018 GMC Yukon

It is always an exciting time when you begin your new SUV search until you start to see the mountains of options available to you and it can quickly become overwhelming. Even as you narrow down your search to two of the most desirable full-size SUVs on the market today like the 2018 Nissan Armada and the 2018 GMC Yukon it can be difficult to notice the differences between them. That is why we have dissected the differences and similarities of the 2018 Armada and the 2018 Yukon for you right here. Find out which full-size SUV fits your needs best with this breakdown of the specs and features of the 2018 Nissan Armada and the 2018 GMC Yukon.

2018 Nissan Armada


2018 GMC Yukon

5.6L V8 Standard Engine 5.3L V8
390 HP/ 394 LB-FT Horsepower/ Torque 355 HP/ 383 LB-FT
7-Speed Automatic Standard Transmission 6-Speed Automatic
8,500 Pounds Standard Towing 6,500 Pounds

Differences & Similarities

As you can see from the chart above the 2018 Nissan Armada provides a more powerful engine and standard towing ability than the 2018 GMC Yukon does. Both the 2018 Nissan Armada and the 2018 GMC Yukon offer Four-Wheel Drive across all of their available trim levels, but the 2018 Armada has four trim choices while the 2018 Yukon only has three options which means the 2018 Nissan Armada offers more opportunity for shoppers to find the right fit specs and features for them. The 2018 Nissan Armada and the 2018 GMC Yukon have seating for up to eight people, but the 2018 Armada provides passengers with more second and third-row legroom than the 2018 Yukon does. The 2018 Nissan Armada can fold down the rear interior seats to hold a maximum of 171 cubic feet of total cargo and the 2018 GMC Yukon can only handle up to 161 cubic feet. The 2018 Armada also has more standard cargo room (23.6 cubic feet) than the 2018 Yukon (15.3 cubic feet) does. With a more powerful engine and more interior passenger and cargo space, the 2018 Nissan Armada is the easy choice over the 2018 GMC Yukon. Take the 2018 Nissan Armada for a test drive today at Fenton Nissan and experience everything that it has to offer first-hand.

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