Cadillac Escalade – a full-size eight-SUV luxury. Bright representative of the American automotive industry. The first generation of this monster was the public in 1998 as a response to the Japanese SUV, dominate the global market in this class. The second-generation Escalade emerged In 2001 and produced until 2007, and today is invited to the third-generation model of the account. Cadillac Escalade – it’s really a huge SUV. With dimensions of 5144x2007x1887 mm and weighing more than two tons, the way he gives the impression of a small truck.
Configuration and price Cadillac Escalade 2014.
|6.2 Base V8||$66,800||6.2 petrol (403 hp)||Automatic (6)||full|
|6.2 V8||$70,100||6.2 petrol (403 hp)||Automatic (6)||full|
|Hybrid||$74,800||Hybrid 6.0 (332 hp)||Automatic (6)||full|
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A large grille, the vertical position of the headlamp and front bumper with accentuated edges give it the appearance of a vicious predator on wheels. Huge 22-inch wheels and a long body with a decent rear overhangs emphasize the monumentality of the vehicle and its remarkable size. The abundance of chrome parts and the use of LED technology in lighting Escalade give more solidity and prestige. Saloon SUV even more gorgeous than its exterior. New sport seats, plenty of handmade leather, wooden features throughout the interior immediately issue a social accessory owner of the car – this is not a family car for the middle class.
The center console in the Cadillac Escalade III with a huge screen and all driver’s seat gives the similarity with the small cabin of the aircraft. Possibilities of transformation interior truly enormous. The only solution to the designers, which may cause resentment – it’s not exactly convenient folding system (and the very location) third-row seat. If they are laid, the space in the trunk is almost gone. And when folding the seats are not cleaned the floor, do not form a flat pad. But if we remember that the car is not designed to carry the crop to the suburban area, then this deficiency is quite possible to reconcile.
Vehicle body pursuant Cadillac Escalade 3 suggests also a longer wheelbase ESV (platform used by Chevrolet Suburban/Tahoe XL) and a four-door five-seater pick-EXT (based on the Chevrolet Avalanche). Last comes with a removable plastic dome body which when removed Escalade EXT luxury becomes mini-truck dropside.
On the market the Cadillac Escalade 3 comes with an all-aluminum V8 engine capacity of 6.2 liters capacity of 403 hp, which is able to disperse the heavy car up to a hundred in 6.5 seconds. The engine is equipped with variable valve timing (VVT) and aggregated with a six-speed automatic. Also available to buyers and the hybrid version with a 6.0-liter engine of the machine, and, the total return that is 332 hp As befits a luxury car category, the level of equipment Cadillac Escalade 3 simply enormous. Standard equipment SUV, the price of which is $64,000, includes absolutely everything you need for a comfortable and secure movement.
Already in the database all airbags (front, side, inflatable curtains at the head for all three rows of seats), ABS, EBD, System of dynamic stabilization StabiliTrak, three-zone climate control, cruise control, trip computer with advanced features, powered pedal position , rear view camera, multi-media centers with system 5.1, alarm system, air pressure sensor in tires, power tailgate, and more. The cost of the most expensive Cadillac Escalade 2014 is $77,000. Its equipment includes an active suspension control system Magnetic Ride Control, the side with the electric retractable steps, multi-media centers for rear passengers on the ceiling display, power folding second-row seats, heated and cooled cupholders, heated steering wheel and electric sunroof.