The EXT is an all-wheel drive crossover SUV / truck that seats five passengers. It is powered by a 345 hp 6.0-liter V-8 that is mated to a four-speed automatic transmission. It comes standard with StabiliTrak and a Road Sensing Suspension System. When equipped correctly, it can tow up to 7,300 lbs. Safety features include: a rear parking assist, antilock brakes, daytime running lights, front airbags and side-impact airbags.For 2006, The Cadillac Escalade EXT changes minimally.