The 2016 Cadillac Escalade ESV is a full-size luxury SUV, manufactured by the General Motors and marketed under the Cadillac brand. The Cadillac Escalade was Cadillac‘s first major entry into the popular SUV market. More than a Big Brute with trailer features and heavy traffic, it also packs an impressive amount of opulence and high-tech features in its size barn stall. In addition to the 2016 Cadillac Escalade ESV jumbo size model discussed here, the Escalade is also available as short wheel base.
2016 Cadillac Escalade ESV Exterior
Outside the 2016 Cadillac Escalade ESV in dapper duds that have a large, chrome grille and attention-grabbing, wrinkled flanks is tightened, and the signature Cadillac vertical LED running lights of the headlights to the fog light pole. The striking plate helps put the Escalade not only of competing models, but its own siblings, low-price Chevy Tahoe and GMC Yukon. All three share a platform and many other components.
The 2016 Cadillac Escalade ESV is still by their parent companies, a single cabin, which has wrapped up a stylish design in soft leather and real wood trim. Comfort abound – heated and ventilated front seats, a Bose stereo system and a navigation system are all standard and the instrument cluster re-configurable 12.3-inches TFT offers the wide range of customizable information readings.
2016 Cadillac Escalade ESV Interior
As with all modern Cadillacs, 2016 Cadillac Escalade ESV offers the disputed CUE infotainment system which is powered by an eight-inch touch screen interface in the center console with capacitive touch controls. Similar tablets allows users to tap, film and the slip control Bluetooth connectivity features, entertainment and navigation, providing access to information weather, the prices of local fuels, Pandora Internet radio, and more.
However, the 2016 Cadillac Escalade ESV system has faced criticism from response delays to the control inputs, confusing design elements and the lack of traditional keys for frequently accessed functions. At least one natural speech recognition system provides an intuitive CUE other means of control, allowing users to make hands-free calls, enter navigation destinations and choose songs without memorized phrases awkward and cumbersome.
The 2016 Cadillac Escalade ESV packed, what more space for the 1st and 2nd row of seats, but less cargo space. Is there still a substantial 94.7 cubic feet with the second row folded, but things still less rosy when the third row – now folds flat into the floor – is drawn on the spot, with a capacity load to 15.3 cubes fall. In addition, due to robust, but compact rear axle of the Escalade, the seats provide just enough space to comfortably accommodate children.
2016 Cadillac Escalade ESV Engine
The 2016 Cadillac Escalade ESVis supplied power from a 6.2-liter V8 producing 420 horsepower and 450 lb-ft of torque. Is coupled to a six-speed automatic, the mill with a trio of measures to improve efficiency, including direct injection, variable valve timing and cylinder deactivation is equipped. Rear-wheel drive is standard, while all-wheel drive is a chargeable option. RWD models with a maximum available trailering package can be up to £ 8200 to draw.
Although not a dedicated mud sling is more than capable of light off-road to cope with situations Escalade. Fuel consumption at 15/21 city / highway mpg with RWD and rated 14/21 with 4WD. The Escalade comes standard with GM Magnetic Ride Control, an adaptive damping system which equips the SUV with a relatively smooth ride and agile handling.
2016 Cadillac Escalade ESV Trim levels
The 2016 Cadillac Escalade ESVinput level comes standard with leather upholstery, heated and ventilated front seats, second-row seats, a heated steering wheel, CUE infotainment system with controversial Cadillac navigation, Bose stereo, a power liftgate, a rearview camera, front and rear parking sensors, adaptive remote start, LED headlights and taillights, a table, reconfigurable 12-inch, third-row seat electric folding pedals Electrically adjustable Magnetic Ride Control and 20-inch wheels.
The 2016 Cadillac Escalade ESV Luxury Collection adds lane departure warning, collision warning forward, blind zone side assist warns the back of the border traffic, automatic headlights, power folding second-row seats, a sunroof, a full head up display and 22-inch wheels.
2016 Cadillac Escalade ESV Premium Collection provides automatic braking when a potential edge or a rear-end collision detected, adaptive cruise control, illuminates the outer door handles and an entertainment system with rear seat with a nine-inch rear projection screen.
2016 Cadillac Escalade ESV Safety
All 2016 Cadillac Escalade ESV models come standard with full-length side curtain airbags with dual front, front side and in addition to a central airbag systems and traction and stability control. The 2016 Cadillac Escalade ESV safety features include front, a collision warning system that the driver, when it detects an imminent collision, warn; a lane departure warning system which alerts the driver when the trail begins in an adjacent lane on foot; a rear cross-traffic alert system that warns the driver of approaching traffic in backup situations and a rear blind spot warning system come with 2016 Cadillac Escalade ESV.