At a Glance
|Pricing||$76,395 - $98,195|
|Drive Types||RWD, 4WD|
|Fuel Economy||14-15 (city), 20-22 (highway)|
In 1999, GM slapped a Cadillac face on its popular Tahoe/Suburban/Yukon SUVs, creating an ostentatious status symbol in the long tradition of Cadillac. Now in its fourth generation, the Escalade includes a standard 6.2l V8 engine and upgraded interior to help justify a $20,000 price premium over its corporate siblings. Like the Chevrolet Suburban and GMC Yukon XL, the Escalade ESV is a longer wheelbase version of the GMs full-size SUVS adding some 14 inches in length. The added length improves the usability of both the 3rd row seat and the cargo area. Although full-size SUVs have become popular as family haulers, their only real advantage is tow ratings of over 7500 lbs. Full-size SUVs with truck underpinnings are robbed of interior space with the body mounted over the frame. Most buyers would be better served with a crossover SUV such as the GMC Acadia. Many offer similar legroom with improved cargo capacity and fuel efficiency for less money.
The 2017 Cadillac Escalade features a modern design, powerful capability and sumptuous amenities that keep luxury firmly in the driver's seat. 2017 updates include availability of the award-winning Rear Camera Mirror and Automatic Parking Assist. There are also aesthetic updates for Escalade, including two new exterior paint colors and a new 22-inch wheel design. The product line includes the standard Escalade and the extended-length ESV edition, which offers a 14-inch-longer (355 mm) wheelbase and approximately 20...Read.
|Escalade ESV||6.2l V8 (420-bhp)||A6||RWD||15/22/18||46||$76,395|
|Escalade ESV Luxury||6.2l V8 (420-bhp)||A6||RWD||15/22/18||49||$81,395|
|Escalade ESV Premium||6.2l V8 (420-bhp)||A6||RWD||15/22/18||49||$85,895|
|Escalade ESV Platinum||6.2l V8 (420-bhp)||A6||RWD||15/22/18||49||$95,195|
|Escalade ESV||6.2l V8 (420-bhp)||A6||4WD||14/20/17||41||$79,395|
|Escalade ESV Luxury||6.2l V8 (420-bhp)||A6||4WD||14/20/17||44||$84,395|
|Escalade ESV Premium||6.2l V8 (420-bhp)||A6||4WD||14/20/17||44||$88,895|
|Escalade ESV Platinum||6.2l V8 (420-bhp)||A6||4WD||14/20/17||44||$98,195|