Cadillac Escalade is a seven-seat large-size vehicle in the Luxury Performance SUV category. For the 2015 model year, there are four trim-lines to choose from, all with the same 6.2L V-8 engine that produces 420 horsepower.
2015 Escalade has a relatively short wheelbase ( 116.0 in) and a wider body structure compared to vehicles of similar length and class. It is relatively heavier with curb weight of 5594 - 5845 lbs.
2015 Escalade seats seven adults. It has class-leading first-row room across all four measurements: legs, shoulders, hips, and head room. When it comes to second-row passenger room, Escalade ia a class-leader on only two measurements - shoulders and hips - and has a larger than average room for second-row passengers on legs.
2015 Escalade Base
2015 Escalade Luxury
2015 Escalade Premium
2015 Escalade Platinum
|Engine||6.2L V-8||6.2L V-8||6.2L V-8||6.2L V-8|
|HP||420 hp||420 hp||420 hp||420 hp|
|Drivetrain||Rear Wheel Drive||Rear Wheel Drive||Rear Wheel Drive||Rear Wheel Drive|
|City||15 MPG||15 MPG||15 MPG||15 MPG|
|Highway||21 MPG||21 MPG||21 MPG||22 MPG|
|Combined||17 MPG||17 MPG||17 MPG||17 MPG|
|Annual Fuel Cost|
2015 Escalade SUV comes in four trim levels, with an average price that is $168 more compared to its rivals. With a heavier body, and on average more powerful engine, Escalade has higher-than-average combined fuel economy of 16.5 mpg.
Customers have filed fifty-two complaints, which is more than the average for its rivals. There are also seven recalls issued by Cadillac, which by itself is a relatively high number.