2018 Nissan Armada vs 2018 GMC Yukon

Are you shopping for a new full-size SUV that offers tremendous engine performance and cargo capacity? If so, you are in luck, as there are several great options to explore in the Kansas City, KS area! Two of the better options available for customers to explore in Kansas City are the 2018 Nissan Armada and the 2018 GMC Yukon. Both of these SUVs offer powerful engines and a significant amount of space to fit your whole family and their cargo! Which of the two options is the better fit? This is a question that many people ask us when they visit Prestige Nissan of Legends. The best way to answer this question is to conduct a model comparison to see where each option has the advantage over its counterpart. Let’s see how these two SUVs match up!

Base Engine Comparison

2018 Nissan Armada


2018 GMC Yukon

5.6L V8 Engine Base Engine 5.3L V8 Engine
390 Horsepower Engine Power 355 Horsepower
355 Horsepower Engine Torque 383 Pound-Feet
14 MPG / 19 MPG Fuel Economy (City / Hwy) 16 MPG / 23 MPG

Get a 2018 Nissan Armada in Kansas City KS

The table above compares the 2018 Nissan Armada and 2018 GMC Yukon engine specifications. The 2018 Armada has a slightly larger engine than the 2018 Yukon. As a result, the Armada offers better engine power and torque, while the Yukon offers better fuel economy. The table below highlights the interior cargo and passenger space each SUV has to offer. The 2018 GMC Yukon can seat one more passenger, but the 2018 Nissan Armada offers slightly more cargo capacity and significantly more interior volume. Additionally, the 2018 Nissan Armada can tow up 8,500 pounds of weight as well.

Passenger and Cargo Capacity

2018 Armada


2018 Yukon

8 Passengers Passenger Capacity 9 Passengers
16.5 Cubic Feet Standard Cargo Capacity 15.3 Cubic Feet
95.4 Cubic Feet Maximum Cargo Capacity 94.7 Cubic Feet
171.1 Cubic Feet EPA Interior Volume 120.8 Cubic Feet

If you are interested in exploring the 2018 Nissan Armada for yourself, feel free to contact the staff at Prestige Nissan of Legends today! Our team is more than happy to answer any questions that you might have concerning our excellent Nissan inventory. Visit our dealership in Kansas City, CA today!

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