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Cadillac Escalade ESV

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3.6 (Good)

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Generations

For times when a run-of-the-mill Cadillac Escalade just isn't big enough, the automaker offers the Escalade ESV, which is downright ginormous. Measuring in at 224.3 inches, the 2018 ESV is roughly 20 inches longer than the regular Escalade. Thanks to the elongated body, the ESV has more third-row legroom, a larger fuel tank, and more cargo space. In the case of the ESV, bigger really does mean better.

2007 - 2018 Cadillac Escalade ESV

3/4 Front Glamour 2018 Cadillac Escalade ESV

Major changes included:

Escalade ESV features all of the standard items the base Escalade has and comes with all-wheel drive. The ESV features an additional 14 inches of wheelbase and 19.5 inches of additional length, greatly enhancing third-row seat legroom and rear cargo space. Also, getting into the third row is easier with the ESV, its longer rear... Read more »

2007 | 2008 | 2009 | 2010 | 2011 | 2012 | 2013 | 2014 | 2015 | 2016 | 2017 | 2018

2003 - 2006 Cadillac Escalade ESV

3/4 Front Glamour 2006 Cadillac Escalade ESV

Major changes included:

The long-wheelbase version of the standard Escalade, the first-generation Escalade ESV housed a roaring 6-liter V8 engine with 345 horsepower. A limited production Platinum ESV was offered in 2003. Tire-pressure monitoring and a lower suspension arrived in 2004, followed by an optional touchscreen and navigation system in 2005. Superior handling, a brawny drive train, and... Read more »

2003 | 2004 | 2005 | 2006

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