At a Glance
|Pricing||$73,395 - $95,195|
|Drive Types||RWD, 4WD|
|Fuel Economy||15 (city), 20-22 (highway)|
In 1999, GM slapped a Cadillac face on its popular Tahoe/Yukon SUV, creating an ostentatious status symbol in the long tradition of Cadillac. Now in its third generation, the Escalade includes a standard 6.2l V8 engine and upgraded interior to help justify a $20,000 price premium over its siblings. Although full-size SUVs have become popular as family haulers, their only real advantage is higher 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||6.2l V8 (420-bhp)||A6||RWD||15/22/18||46||$73,395|
|Escalade Luxury||6.2l V8 (420-bhp)||A6||RWD||15/22/18||49||$78,395|
|Escalade Premium||6.2l V8 (420-bhp)||A6||RWD||15/22/18||49||$82,895|
|Escalade Platinum||6.2l V8 (420-bhp)||A6||RWD||15/22/18||49||$93,390|
|Escalade||6.2l V8 (420-bhp)||A6||4WD||15/20/17||43||$76,395|
|Escalade Luxury||6.2l V8 (420-bhp)||A6||4WD||15/20/17||46||$81,395|
|Escalade Premium||6.2l V8 (420-bhp)||A6||4WD||15/20/17||46||$85,895|
|Escalade Platinum||6.2l V8 (420-bhp)||A6||4WD||15/20/17||46||$95,195|