Cadillac Escalade/Escalade ESV - 2014

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Overview

Models:

Cadillac Escalade, Escalade ESV

Body style / driveline:

Escalade: full-size, 4-door luxury SUV, front-engine, RWD & AWD (7 to 8 passengers)

Escalade ESV: full-size, 4-door extended wheelbase luxury SUV, front-engine, RWD & AWD (7 to 8 passengers)

Construction:

body-on-frame, all-welded, fully-boxed, ladder-type channel design, with hydroformed front and rear sections

EPA vehicle class:

full-size, 4-door luxury sport utility

Manufacturing location:

Arlington, Texas

Key competitors:

Lincoln Navigator, Lexus LX 470, Mercedes-Benz GL-Class, Infiniti QX56

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Engine

 

6.2L V-8 VVT (L94)

Displacement
(cu in / cc):

376 / 6162

Bore & stroke (in / mm):

4.06 x 3.62 / 103.25 x 92

Block material:

cast aluminum

Cylinder head material:

cast aluminum

Valvetrain:

overhead-valve, two valves per cylinder; Active Fuel Management

Ignition system:

coil-near-plug ignition, iridium electrode tip / iridium core spark plugs, low-resistance spark plug wires

Fuel delivery:

sequential fuel injection

Compression ratio:

10.4:1

Horsepower
(hp / kW @ rpm):

403 / 301 @ 5700 (SAE certified)

Torque
(lb-ft / Nm @ rpm):

417 / 565 @ 4300 (SAE certified)

Recommended fuel:

premium recommended but not required

Maximum engine speed (rpm):

6000

Emissions controls:

close-coupled catalytic converter, Quick Sync 58X ignition, returnless fuel rail, fast-response O2sensor

EPA-estimated fuel economy (city / hwy):

Escalade (RWD): 14/18
Escalade (AWD): 13/18
Escalade ESV (RWD): 14/18
Escalade ESV (AWD): 13/18

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Transmission

 

Hydra-Matic 6L80 six-speed automatic

Gear ratios (:1):

 

First:

4.02

Second:

2.36

Third:

1.52

Fourth:

1.15

Fifth:

0.85

Sixth:

0.66

Reverse:

3.06

Final drive ratio:

3.42

Overall ratio (spread):

6.04

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Chassis/Suspension

Front:

independent, coil-over-shock w/ 36-mm stabilizer bar; Road Sensing Suspension, real-time damping

Rear:

five-link with coil springs, 28-mm stabilizer bar

Traction control:

all-speed traction control

Steering type:

power-assisted rack-and-pinion

Steering ratio:

17.75:1

Steering wheel turns, lock-to-lock:

3

Turning circle, curb-to-curb (ft / m):

39 / 11.9 (Escalade) 43 / 13.1 (Escalade ESV)

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Brakes

Type:

power-assisted four-wheel discs with standard four-channel ABS; vented front discs, solid rear discs; twin-piston front calipers, single-piston rear calipers

Rotor diameter x thickness (in / mm):

front: 13 x 1.18 / 330.2 x 30
rear: 13.5 x .787 / 345 x 20

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Wheels/Tires

Wheel size and type:

18-inch x 8-inch 7-spoke machined aluminum (std)
22-inch x 9-inch 7-spoke chromed aluminum (opt)

Tires:

P265/65R18 all-season Bridgestone blackwall steel-belted radials

P285/45R22 all-season Bridgestone blackwall steel-belted radials

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Dimensions

Exterior

 

Escalade

Escalade ESV

Wheelbase (in / mm):

116 / 2946

130 / 3302

Overall length (in / mm):

202.5 / 5143

222.9 / 5660

Overall width (in / mm):

79 / 2007

79.1 / 2010

Overall height (in / mm):

75.9 / 1928

75.5 / 1918

Track (in / mm):

front: 68.2 / 1731.8

front: 68.2 / 1731.8

 

rear: 67.0 / 1701.8

rear: 67.0 / 1701.8

Minimum ground clearance (in / mm):

9.3 / 234

9.2 / 233

Ground to top of load floor (in / mm):

31.6 / 802.1

32.3 / 820

Approach angle (deg):

16

15.9

Departure angle (deg):

21.7

22

Curb weight (lb / kg):

5527 / 2510 (RWD)
5718 / 2595 (AWD)

5787 / 2624 (RWD)
5982 / 2713 (AWD)

Weight distribution
(% front / rear):

52 / 48

52 / 48

 

Interior

 

Escalade

Escalade ESV

Seating capacity

7 or 8

7 or 8

Headroom

 

 

First row (in / mm):

41.1 / 1043

41.1 / 1043

Second row (in / mm):

39.2 / 995

38.5 / 978

Third row (in / mm):

37.9 / 962

38.1 / 966

Legroom

 

 

First row (in / mm):

41.3 / 1049

41.3 / 1049

Second row (in / mm):

39 / 991

39.5 / 1002

Third row (in / mm):

25.6 / 650

34.9 / 887

Shoulder room

 

 

First row (in / mm):

65.2 / 1657

65.2 / 1657

Second row (in / mm):

65.3 / 1658

65.3 / 1658

Third row (in / mm):

61.7 / 1566

64.7 / 1643

Hip room

 

 

First row (in / mm):

60.5 / 1537

60.5 / 1537

Second row (in / mm):

60.6 / 1539

61.8 / 1570

Third row (in / mm):

49.1 / 1246

49.4 / 1254

Cargo volume

 

 

Behind 1 st row, 2 nd row folded no third row
(cu ft / L):

108.9 / 3084

 

137.4 / 3890

Behind 2 nd row no third row (cu ft / L):

60.3 / 1707

90 / 2548

Behind 3rd row
(cu ft / L):

16.9 / 478

45.8 / 1297

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Capacities

 

Escalade

Escalade ESV

EPA interior volume (from back of front-row seat rearward) (cu ft / L):

108.9 / 3084

137.4 / 3890

GVWR: (lb / kg):

7100 / 3220 (RWD)
7300 / 3311 (AWD)

7200 / 3266 (RWD)
7400 / 3357 (AWD)

Payload, base (lb / kg):

1573 / 719 (RWD)
1582 / 724 (AWD)

1413 / 641 (RWD)
1418 / 643 (AWD)

Trailer towing maximum (lb / kg):

8300 / 3768 (RWD)
8100 / 3674 (AWD)

8000 / 3628 (RWD)
7700 / 3492 (4WD)

Fuel tank (gal / L):

26 / 98.4

31 / 117.3

Engine oil (qt / L):

6 / 5.7

6 / 5.7

Cooling system (qt / L):

17.6 / 16.7

17.6 / 16.7

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Note: Information shown is current at time of publication.

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