BASE PRICE RANGE: $64,110-$89,090
BODY TYPE: Full-size/Luxury SUV
WHAT'S NEW: Mostly minor changes, with some of the largest updates coming to the navigation and entertainment system, which now offers USB, compact flash, and auxiliary input jacks. Two new paint colors are also offered, along with some minor updates to the OnStar hardware. Visually, the Escalade remains unchanged from its 2007 redesign.
COOL FACT: The Escalade Platinum has LED headlights, and two 7-in. DVD screens integrated into the backs of the front seats.
SUM UP: Still the ultimate status symbol.
Quick Look: 2010 Cadillac Escalade and Escalade ESV/EXT/Hybrid
Full Steam Ahead for Cadillac's Premier SUV - Reprising its role as the top sport/utility status symbol in 2010 is the Cadillac Escalade. To ...
|2011 Cadillac Escalade/ESV|
|Base Engine|| 6.2L/403-hp OHV V-8|
|Optional Engine|| 6.0L OHV V-8 + elec motors/332-hp|
|Drivetrain|| Front engine, RWD/AWD, 6A/CVT|
|0-60 MPH|| 6.4-8.1 sec|
|Tow/Payload|| 5600-8300/850-1600 lb|
|EPA city/hwy fuel econ|| 13-20/18-23 mpg|
|Basic warranty|| 4 yrs/50,000 miles|
|Safety|| ABS: S; Stab: S; Trac: S; Airbags: 6|