2015 Cadillac Escalade reaches higher

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2015 Escalade big SUV due first half year More power, room, more features GM said Caddy s image was too to ever have a big, SUV


The once-unthinkable big SUV has become indispensable.

Caddy the 2015 Escalade in New York evening, promising that be in showrooms the first half year. The General Motors brand isn’t providing or fuel-economy information yet.

spring launch gives mechanically similar mainstream Chevrolet Tahoe and Suburban and GMC and Denali SUVs, a few months start in the market. It’s unlikely those would any Escalade sales.

The styling is to convey a bold, premium that’s highly advanced though its chassis is derived GM’s redesigned, 2014 pickup trucks.

That body-on-frame construction instead of the more common, unibody used by crossover — remains common big SUVs, though nearly is among midsize and smaller

The interior, leathered and high-teched, is to underline the first impression the conveys.

Cadillac says the provides more leg and head than the predecessor. It will to be available in standard (think and long-wheelbase (think Suburban)

The brand points to the new 6.2-liter V-8 that is more powerful and efficient than previous It’s rated 420 horsepower and 460 of torque, up nearly 5% in hp and 10% in torque.

Nerad, executive market for Kelley Blue Book, the new Escalade leaves no doubt the brand is staying on its course of a big, bold SUV to its luxury with no excuses. The vehicle is powerful than ever, yet better fuel economy, and it is with electronic driver that should improve its impressive safety record.

Escalade’s important for its profits and its Big SUVs, because they’re from pickups, cost to build than other but can be sold at high prices. also an icon for some of pop culture, which helps the Cadillac brand away the fogey label.

Mercedes-Benz own 44.4% of luxury SUV sales year, Autodata says. The two of Escalade, standard size and version called ESV, for 12.3% of luxury SUV sales.

there is an Escalade at all is remarkable.

In the as the SUV craze was accelerating, the man then GM’s North American dismissed the idea of a big Caddy SUV as out of for the brand’s refined image. never be such a machine, Ron said then.

Asked later, after the 1999 Escalade was a reality, why the he was candid: Frankly, there was too much money on the table GM was missing by not having a big luxury

Now, Cadillac says, is the brand’s signature SUV.

And became another example of as the admonition goes, one should say never.

Expect Caddy to

•The segment’s only side airbag. It’s to protect the driver and front from slamming into one in a side crash. It’s a way to more protection to the person from the crash impact.

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•Newly standard heated and front seats and heating standard on second-row bucket

•Newly standard Magnetic Control, a fast-reacting suspension that helps tailor the response to the road conditions and demands.

•Cut-and-sewn and wrapped trim, something that’s all the among uplevel brands. The is covered with leather or instead of presenting a plastic made to look classy. The method has visible stitching pieces join at edges. supposed to be a mark of authentic

Replica, faux stitched already are springing up in economy though, so the feature’s bona might not last long.

becomes standard. It’s the command center, using an center screen. The screen capacitive touch technology and gestures.

That means you can tap and swipe it as you would a smartphone, Kindle or

It can respond even before you the screen, using proximity to activate common options and as the user’s hand approaches, says.

Part of the setup handy but sometimes overlooked: All of favorites can be stored on the same used for radio station There are dozens of buttons, a few at a time. Button 1 might be XM Radio’s Deep Tracks while button 2 might be the route to an important but infrequent button 3, your boss’ phone, and so forth.

Production of the Escalade begins next at Arlington, Texas, in the same that builds Tahoe, Yukon and Denali. It will be with rear-wheel or four-wheel

In addition to the standard, full-size Escalade continues offering the ESV. It will have a longer wheelbase and be about 20 longer overall that the Escalade.


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