Compare 2021 Cadillac CT5 vs. 2021 GMC Yukon Denali

2021 Cadillac CT5
2021 GMC Yukon Denali

2021 Cadillac CT5


2021 GMC Yukon Denali

2.0L 4cyl Turbo


6.2L 8cyl
237 HP


420 HP
23 city / 32 hwy*

Fuel Economy

15 city / 20 hwy*

Serving Pensacola, FL

The 2021 Cadillac CT5 is a strong choice for those who want a luxurious midsize sedan. Compared to the 2021 GMC Yukon Denali, the Cadillac CT5 is smaller, more nimble, and offers sharper and more precise handling. While you’ll be able to navigate the CT5 more easily into tight parking spaces than you would the Yukon Denali, there are more features that will make the CT5 the more preferable option of the two vehicles. While the Yukon Denali may have more space by volume in its cabin, the Cadillac CT5 comfortably seats passengers in large and luxurious seats. Its cabin is also filled with top-notch features, including some of the most elite technology available such as wireless Apple. CarPlay and Android Auto. A list of exciting available amenities is also offered this year, including an optional 12-inch customizable digital instrument panel. To find out more about the Cadillac CT5 at Cadillac Pensacola and how it surpasses the Yukon Denali, contact the welcoming and helpful staff at Cadillac Pensacola.


The Cadillac CT5 at Cadillac Pensacola is categorized as a luxury car, and it has the style to prove it. Elongated LED headlights turn heads with the Cadillac, and they double as a valuable safety tool. The base trim level also has 18-inch wheels. Chrome accents give all trim levels a glamorous appearance, and you will get some more exclusive options for an individualized look with the higher-end trims. A rear spoiler is standard on the Sport trim, which also gets a custom black exterior finish. Gray tail lights are another unique element on this trim level. With the Denali you have to pay more for appearance packages to add on unique exterior accents, which makes the Cadillac a better choice if you want a stylish car without having to pay a premium for its appearance.

Interior Design

A luxurious interior with upscale materials all around is one of the first things you’ll notice about the Cadillac CT5 at Cadillac Pensacola, and it leaves a lasting impression. The Cadillac has a comfortable interior with a quiet ride. There is plenty of legroom and headroom in both rows of the Cadillac CT5, and the upscale materials in the cabin give it a soft and luxurious appearance. The controls are easy to reach and have a user-friendly layout. While the GMC Yukon can be configured with some upscale touches, most are only offered through packages or as add-on features. With upscale features as a standard offering, the Cadillac has a better value for consumers overall compared to the GMC Yukon Denali. And if you want more than one luxury feature that comes standard with the Cadillac, you have to order multiple packages, which can get expensive quickly.


Many amenities come standard with the 2021 Cadillac CT5, as you’ll see when you ask about the car in greater detail at Cadillac Pensacola or arrange a test drive for your preferred trim level. The 2021 Cadillac CT5 now has wireless versions of Android Auto and Apple CarPlay to make device charging and usage even more convenient than ever before. With the Cadillac you can get a Bose sound system that has 15 speakers, while a Bose sound system with 14 speakers is the most you will get with the Yukon Denali. The Cadillac also includes a panoramic sunroof, which is an amenity that you will have to purchase a separate package for with the Yukon Denali. The Cadillac also has a special safety called Cadillac Super Cruise, which is a semi-automated driving system that is not available for the GMC. The Cadillac also has more standard safety features overall compared to the GMC Yukon Denali, which bundles most advanced safety aids as available options.

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*All figures are EPA estimates. Actual mileage may vary.