2019 Ford Expedition vs 2019 GMC Yukon 

The 2019 Ford Expedition is a top choice for the full-size SUV segment — and it’s easy to see why with its robust engine options, towing prowess, off-road capabilities, a generous amount of passenger and cargo space, and many premium features. Check out this 2019 Ford Expedition vs 2019 GMC Yukon comparison to see how the 2019 Expedition favorably stacks up against the full-size SUV competition. 

On the performance front, the base-level 3.5L EcoBoost V6 engine in the 2019 Expedition delivers 375 horsepower and 470 lb-ft of torque. In comparison, the base-level 5.3L V8 engine in the 2019 Yukon only generates 355 horsepower and 383 lb-ft of torque. The available 3.5L EcoBoost V6 Platinum Series engine in the 2019 Expedition doles out 480 lb-ft of torque, compared to 460 lb-ft of torque for the available 6.2L V8 engine in the 2019 Yukon. Do you have towing needs? The 2019 Expedition boasts an impressive maximum towing capacity of 9,300 pounds (4,218 kg), compared to 8,500 pounds (3,856 kg) for the 2019 Yukon. 

2019 Ford Expedition


2019 GMC Yukon 

375-hp/470 lb-ft 

Base Engine Horsepower/Torque 355-hp/383 lb-ft

9,300 pounds (4,218 kg)

Max. Towing Capacity 8,500 pounds (3,856 kg) 
171.9 cu-ft (4.87 cu-m) Total Passenger Volume 120.8 cu-ft (3.42 cu-m)
104.6 cu-ft (2.96 cu-m) Max. Cargo Capacity 94.7 cu-ft (2.68 cu-m)


Advantages of the 2019 Ford Expedition over the 2019 GMC Yukon 

Another big advantage of the 2019 Expedition is its roomy interior. It offers a cavernous total passenger volume of 171.9 cu-ft (4.87 cu-m), compared to 120.8 cu-ft (3.42 cu-m) for the 2019 Yukon. For added comfort, both the second-row and third-row seats in the Expedition recline. The third-row seats in the Yukon don’t recline. Additionally, the Expedition offers more storage space, with a maximum cargo capacity of 104.6 cu-ft (2.96 cu-m), compared to 94.7 cu-ft (2.68 cu-m) for the Yukon. 

Here at James Braden Ford, we invite full-size SUV shoppers in Eastern Ontario to take the highly-capable 2019 Expedition for a test drive!