After reveal of its all-new 2015 Cadillac Escalade, Cadillac has decided to bring this model updated and with some minor changes – 2016 Cadillac Escalade.
Exterior and interior changes
Like we have just said, Cadillac is about to reveal its great Cadillac Escalade again but with some minor changes and updates. These changes will be small but noticable, and these changes will give to this car even better performances and look. Cadillac Escalade has always been considered as a model with great performances. Now we can expect to see these performances on the higher level than before. Cadillac engineers have kept Escalade’s recognizable look. As for the changes, we shall mention 2016 Cadillac Escalade platform first. New Escalade will share the same platform as Chevrolet Tahoe model and GMC Yukon. New 2016 Cadillac Escalade is coming with some new exterior colors: Gray Silk Metallic, Red Passion Tintcoat, Crystal White Tricoat, Dark Emerald Metallic. Also some colors have been removed (Crystal Red Tintcoat and White Diamond Tricoat). Some of the exterior changes will be on the front end of the vehicle. We are talking about new and powerful front grille. It will come a bit reshaped with horizontal bars and recognizable Cadillac emblem in the center of it. On the front end we will also find redesigned headlights and bumper. Bumper will be little modified, while the headlights will be completely redesigned. Just like the front end, the rear end of the 2016 Cadillac Escalade is bringing some changes. Here we will find new and redesigned LED tail lamps. New 2016 Cadillac Escalade will be able to accommodate up to five passengers. Interior of this great model will also be redesigned. It will be made of the highest quality materials (leather upholstery, soft plastics and more) and equipped with the latest technology features and gadgets. New Escalade will include improved system speed and performance. It will have faster and more accurate map loading and voice command execution, redesigned navigation system, route information, BT media browser, faster service reprogramming, single press mute navigation route, Lane Keep Assist, rear seat DVD entertainment system, Intelli Beam headlamps, Safety Alert Seat, lane Keep assist, Forward Collision Alert and many more. One of the very useful safety features new 2016 Cadillac Escalade will share with its owners is and the Advanced Diagnostic which provides advanced warning of vehicle issues via the display – text or e-mail message.
2016 Cadillac Escalade engine options
Under the hood of 2016 Cadillac Escalade we will find few engine options. First engine option we will talk about is a 6.2 – liter V8 engine. This power unit is capable to produce around 420 horses and 460 lb-ft of torque. Another power option will be a bit weaker than the first one. We are talking about a 6.0 – liter V8 engine which is capable to give the power output of 332 horses and 367 lb-ft of torque. Most interesting things are not confirmed yet, but as we have heard there may also be some diesel and hybrid version to. Just like and with all new updated vehicles, 2016 Cadillac Escalade will also come with better fuel economy when compared with its predecessor.
Release date and price
As we have found out, new 2016 Cadillac Escalade should come to the market before the end of 2016. It is expected that its price will be in range from $72,700 and $77,000.