Cadillac Escalade: The Beauty and Performance
The Cadillac Escalade manufactured and engineered by the General Motors. It is a luxury and standard sport efficacy vehicle (SUV) and advertised beneath the Cadillac brand. This sport vehicle was one of the first main entries of the Cadillac brand into the famous SUV market. It was announced for the model of the year 1999 in order to give a response to Japanese and German competitors and also to the 1998 release of the Ford of Lincoln Navigator. The project of this sedan went to manufacturing for only 10 months after the approval. This sedan is made in Arlington, Texas. Its name ‘Escalade’ defines to a blockade conflict tactic of scaling protective ramparts or walls with the assistance of siege towers or ladders.
How The Cadillac Escalade competes
The Escalade 1999 model was similar to the GMC Denali model of 1999 year but was reshaped for the model of 2002 year in order to create its look drop extra in line with the deign theme of the Cadillac such as ‘art and design’. Its production went on break for the model of 2001 year. Its ESV (dependent upon the Chevrolet Suburban), its previous sibling the EXT (dependent upon the sport utility vehicle from the Avalanche) were built in Silao, Mexico, prior to the design of 2006; the new Escalade is resourced from the regions of Arlington, Texas. This sedan competes with the Lincoln Navigator, Mercedes-Benz GL-Class, Infiniti QX56 and Lexus LX.
About the The Cadillac Escalade’s third generation
From 2007 to 2014, the 3rd generation sedan, an engine is capable of producing 301 kW (403 HP) which is 23 HP extra than its sibling competitor such as the GMC Yukon Denali and torque of 565 N.m (417 lb.ft). A new 6 speed 6L80 automatic transmission is utilized. The new sedan completes a drag coefficient of 0.363. In the year of 2010, its base cost for a RWD model was $62,500 and for the AWD model, the cost was $65,200. The northeast explains about 60% of the Cadillac Escalade sales. The Cadillac Escalade model of 2013 year (automatic 6-spd, 2WD 8 cyl, 6.2 liter), have fuel economy of 17 L/100 km (14 mpg-US), highway 13 L/100 km (18 mpg-US) and combined 15 L/100 km (16 mpg-US) which is measured by the official government.