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2015 Cadillac Escalade
2015 Cadillac Escalade
RWD Standard
  • RWD Standard
  • 4WD Standard
  • RWD Standard
  • RWD Luxury
  • 4WD Standard
  • 4WD Luxury
  • RWD Luxury
  • RWD Premium
  • 4WD Luxury
  • 4WD Premium
  • RWD Premium
  • 4WD Premium
  • RWD Platinum
  • 4WD Platinum
  • RWD Platinum
  • 4WD Platinum


MSRP $72,970    
Invoice $68,227
Avg. Paid $71,476

U.S. News Scores

Overall 8.6    
Critics' Rating 9.2
Performance 7.8
Interior 8.3
Safety N/A
Reliability 3.5

Pros & Cons

  • Strong V8 engine
  • Controlled, quiet ride
  • Premium, well-crafted cabin
  • Confusing infotainment system
  • Cramped third-row seats

General Specs

Transmission Automatic    
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Fuel/Engine Gas V8 6.2L/376
MPG 15 City / 22 Hwy



Body Style Sport Utility Vehicle    


Wheelbase(in) 116.00    
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 80.50
Height, Overall (in) 74.40
Step Up Height - Front (in) - TBD -
Step Up Height - Side (in) 22.0

Doors & Windows

Rear Defrost Standard    
Privacy Glass Standard
Power Windows Standard

Exterior Features

Running Boards Standard    

Tires & Wheels

Tires - Front Performance Standard    
Tires - Rear Performance Standard
Full Size Spare Tire Standard
Tire Pressure Monitoring System Standard
Aluminum Wheels Optional
Chrome Wheels Standard
Wheel Locks Optional


Trailer Hitch Receiver Standard    


Convenience & Comfort

Alarm Standard    
Back-Up Camera Standard
Cruise Control Standard
Vehicle Anti-Theft System Standard
Auto-Off Headlights Standard
Interior Cargo Shade Optional
Keyless Start Standard
Luggage Rack Standard
Rear Parking Aid Standard
Power Liftgate Standard
Remote Engine Start Standard
Adjustable Steering Wheel Standard
Steering Wheel Controls Standard
Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel Standard
Navigation from Telematics Standard
Trip Computer Standard
Remote Trunk Release Standard
Universal Garage Door Opener Standard
Intermittent Wipers Standard
Rain Sensing Wipers Standard
Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers Standard
Front Floor Mats Standard
Keyless Entry Standard
Power Door Locks Standard
Electrochromic rearview mirror Standard
Heated Mirrors Standard
Mirror Memory Standard
Power Driver Mirror Standard
Power Folding Mirrors Standard
Power Steering Standard


Passenger Capacity 7    
Front Head Room (in) 42.80
Front Leg Room (in) 45.30
Front Shoulder Room (in) 64.90
Front Hip Room (in) 60.90
Second Head Room (in) 38.70
Second Leg Room (in) 39.00
Second Shoulder Room (in) 64.40
Second Hip Room (in) 60.20
Third Leg Room (in) 24.80
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (cu. ft.) 94.2
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (cu. ft.) 51.6
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (cu. ft.) 15.2
Cargo Volume to Seat 4 (cu. ft.)


AM/FM Stereo Standard    
Auxiliary Audio Input Standard
CD Player Standard
HD Radio Standard
MP3 Player Standard
Satellite Radio Standard
Premium Sound System Standard
Entertainment System Optional

Heating & Cooling

Climate Control Standard    
Dual Zone A/C Standard
A/C Standard
Rear A/C Standard

Navigation & Communication

Navigation System Standard    
Onboard Hands-Free Communications System Standard
Wireless Cell Phone Hookup Standard


Leather Seats Standard    
Cooled Driver Seat Standard
Heated Driver Seat Standard
Heated Rear Seat Standard
Driver Lumbar Standard
Passenger Lumbar Standard
Seat Memory Standard
Power Driver Seat Standard
Power Passenger Seat Standard
Pass-Through Rear Seat Standard
Bucket Seats Standard
Quad Bucket Seats Standard



Driver Air Bag Standard    
Passenger Air Bag Standard
Side Head Air Bag Standard
Rear Head Air Bag Standard
Side Air Bag Standard


4-Wheel ABS Standard    
4-Wheel Disc Brakes Standard

Safety Features

Electronic Stability Control Standard    
Child Safety Locks Standard
Integrated Turn Signal Mirrors Standard
Adjustable Pedals Standard
Traction Control Standard


Engine & Performance

Locking Rear Differential Standard    
Rear Wheel Drive Standard
8 Cylinder Engine Standard
Engine Type Gas V8
Displacement 6.2L/376
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 420 @ 5600
Torque (Net @ RPM) 460 @ 4100
Transmission Automatic
Turning diameter 39.0


Gasoline Fuel Standard    
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 15
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 22
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 26


Active Suspension System Standard    
Air Suspension Standard
Suspension Type - Front Independent
Suspension Type - Rear 5-Link


Automatic Standard    
6-Speed Automatic Optional
8-Speed Automatic Standard
Transmission Overdrive Switch Standard

Safety scores should only be compared between vehicles of similar size and weight. Larger, heavier vehicles generally provide more protection than smaller, lighter ones.