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Escalade vs. the Competition
5 Keys to Learning
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Comfort and Convenience
— IntelliBeam headlamps, heated steering wheel and
power release 2nd-row seat on all except Base model
— Standard Touch screen DVD-integrated navigation
— Aluminum, wood and leather-trimmed interior
— Tri-zone automatic climate control system
— Bose® 5.1 Digital Surround Sound System
— SiriusXM RadioTM 4
— Available DVD rear-seat entertainment system
— Remote Vehicle Starter System
— Standard Memory Package includes adjustable pedals,
steering wheel and driver seat (2-position); lumbar
memory for driver and front passenger
— 2nd-row bucket seats or available split bench seat
— 3rd-row 3-passenger removable seat
— Standard heated/cooled front seats, heated 2nd row
seats
— Rear Parking Assist
— Standard Bluetooth® for phone and audio
— Standard USB port
Power and Performance
— 403-hp 6.2L VVT V8 engine with Active Fuel ManagementTM and FlexFuel
— 6-speed automatic transmission with Driver Shift Control
— All-wheel drive standard
Ride and Handling
— Road-Sensing suspension
— Automatic rear load leveling
— Available Magnetic Ride Control
— Standard 18-inch and available 22-inch wheels
Quality, Reliability and Durability
— Interior has low gloss surfaces, tight component fits,
damped features and premium materials
— 4-year/80,000-km new vehicle limited warranty
— 6-year/110,000-km powertrain warranty
— Oil life monitor
Safety and Security
— Seat-mounted side-impact, driver and right front passenger for thorax and pelvic protection and head curtain side-impact air bags for all rows with rollover
sensors5
— Side Blind Zone Alert on all except Base
— StabiliTrak® with Proactive Roll Avoidance
— Electronic immobilizer and content theft-deterrent systems
— High Intensity Discharge headlamps with Twilight Sentinel
— Ladder-type frame
— 5-star frontal and side impact crash test rating (NHTSA U.S.)
2013 Cadillac
2013
2013
Escalade
Lincoln
Mercedes
AWD
Navigator 4WD GL550 AWD
Performance Specifications
Base Engine
Horsepower @ rpm
Torque (lb.-ft.)
Std. Transmission
Drivetrain
Suspension, front
Suspension, rear
Steering Type
6.2L V-8
5.4L V-8
4.6L V-8
403 @ 5,700
310 @ 5,100
429 @ 5,250
417 @ 4,300
365 @ 3,600
561 @ 1,800
6-spd. auto
6-spd. auto
7-spd. auto
Front engine/
Front engine/ Front engine/
AWD w/open
4WD/active
AWD/active
transfer case
transfer case
transfer case
Short & long arm, Short & long arm, Double wishbone
coil springs
coil springs
air
5-link coils
multi-link,
5-link coils
stabilizer bar, air
stabilizer bar
stabilizer bar
Power
Speed-sensitive Speed-sensitive
recirculating ball
rack & pinion
rack & pinion
GVWR (kg/lb.)
Payload (kg/lb.)1
Towing capacity2 (kg/lb.)
Turning radius (m/ft.)
Fuel tank (L//gal.)
L/100km (city/hwy)
mpg (city/hwy)
3,311/7,300
714/1,574
3,674/8,100
5.95/19.5
98/21.6
15.3/10.0
19/28
3,538/7,800
748/1,659
3,946/8,700
6.2/20.3
106/23.3
16.4/11.3
17/25
3,250/7,165
635/1,400
3,402/7,500
6.2/20.3
100/21.9
15.7/11.2
18/25
Dimensions and Interior Volume in mm/inches unless otherwise indicated
Wheelbase
Curb weight (kg/lb.)
Exterior length
Exterior body width
Exterior height
Front tread
Rear tread
Front legroom
Rear legroom
Third row legroom
Front headroom
Rear headroom
Third row headroom
Front hiproom
Rear hiproom
Third row hiproom
Front shoulder room
Rear shoulder room
Third row shoulder room
Luggage volume (L/cu.ft.)
Luggage vol. max. (L/cu.ft.)
Passenger volume
Seating Capacity
2,946/116.0
2,581/5,690
5,144/202.5
2,007/79.0
1,928/75.9
1,732/68.2
1,702/67.0
1,049/41.3
991/39.0
650/25.6
1,044/41.1
996/39.2
963/37.9
1,636/64.4
1,544/60.8
1,247/49.1
1,659/65.3
1,656/65.2
1,567/61.7
479/16.9
3,084/108.9
4,871/172.0
7/8
3,023/119.0
2,715/5,986
5,293/208.4
2,001/78.8
1,988/78.3
1,702/67.0
1,707/67.2
1,044/41.1
993/39.1
958/37.7
1,003/39.5
1,008/39.7
952/37.5
1,529/60.2
1,521/59.9
1,273/50.1
1,608/63.3
1,618/63.7
1,318/51.9
518/18.3
2,925/103.3
4,395/155
7/8
3,075/121.1
2,445/5,390
5,120/201.6
2,141/84.3
1,850/72.8
1,676/66,0
1,697/66.8
1,024/40.3
978/38.5
889/35.0
1,047/41.2
1,016/40.0
988/38.9
N/A
N/A
N/A
1,486/58.5
1,481/58.3
1,283/50.5
295/10.4
2,300/81.0
4,066/143.6
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In-Vehicle Communications OnStar3
Remote vehicle start
S
Locking/limited slip differential S
Driver Shift Control
S
Adaptive Suspension
S
Magnetic Ride Control
O
Power Pedals
S
Cooled front seats
S
Wheel size choices
18”/22”
Power liftgate
S
Power tilt down mirrors
S
Brake assist
S
Powertrain warranty
72/110,000
Corrosion perforation
72/unlimited
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O
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—
—
S
S
20”
S
—
—
72/110,000
60/unlimited
mbrace
—
—
S
S
—
—
A
21”
S
—
S
48/80,000
60/unlimited
Vehicle Features
2013 Escalade
Including Escalade ESV
Quick Facts
• Walkaround Summary
• Competitive Comparison
• 5 Keys to Learning
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Up Front
• Bold, powerful front end with chrome grille provides a
distinctive Cadillac appearance
• High Intensity Discharge headlamps provide outstanding road illumination
• Twilight Sentinel provides automatic headlamp activation with adjustable delay
• Available IntelliBeam automatically switches the headlamps from high beam to low beam and back again
when taillamps or oncoming headlamps are detected.
• 5-star driver and front-passenger front and side NCAP
safety ratings by NHTSA are the highest ratings possible
Under the Hood
• Vortec 6.2L V8 Flex Fuel engine with VVT has 403 hp and
417 lb.-ft. of torque
• Active Fuel Management® switches from 8- to 4-cylinder
operation when appropriate, providing better fuel efficiency
• Variable Valve Timing (VVT) optimizes power and efficiency at all engine speeds
• FlexFuel capability allows the use of ethanol/gasoline blends
• Heavy-duty 6L80-E 6-speed automatic transmission reliably handles high power output for demanding conditions.Driver Shift Control with tap up/tap down shifting
adds control and performance. Automatic grade braking
downshifts when the driver applies the brake on steep
grades to provide engine braking. Tow/Haul mode provides enhanced trailering performance
• All-wheel drive is always engaged providing superior
low-speed drivability and fuel efficiency
• Estimated Fuel consumption ratings for Escalade are
15.3/10.1 L/100km (18/28 mpg) city/highway and
17.0/11.4 L/100km (17/25 mpg) for Escalade ESV
• 6-year/110,000-km powertrain warranty with Premium
Roadside Assistance provides peace of mind
Passenger Side
• Chrome fender portholes are a bold styling cue
• 18-inch, 7-spoke polished aluminum wheels provide a
striking appearance.
• Available 22-inch, 7-spoke chromed aluminum wheels
are the largest in the segment.
• Tire Pressure Monitoring System displays individual tire
pressures in the Driver Information Centre for safety
• Assist steps with chrome accent facilitate entry/exit.
Power-Retractable assist steps are available.
• Chrome luggage rack with chrome accent for cargo carrying
At the Rear
• LED taillamps and side markers provide a distinct appearance and illuminate quicker than bulbs for safety
• Ultrasonic Rear Parking Assist provides visual and audio
warnings to help identify objects behind Escalade
• Rearview camera allows the driver to view objects behind the vehicle on the navigation screen while reversing.
• Power liftgate with liftglass works at the touch of a button for convenience. Includes pinch protection for safety.
Electronic touchpad liftgate/liftglass controls ease operation. Defogger and wiper/washer help improve visibility
• Heavy-duty trailering equipment tows up to 3674 (8100
lb.) on Escalade. Escalade ESV tows up to 3,538 kg (7,800
lb.). Cover conceals receiver hitch when not in use2
• Locking rear differential provides maximum traction
• Up to 3,891 litres (137.4 cu.ft.) of cargo volume on Escalade
ESV and 3,084 litres (108.9 cu. ft) on Escalade
Driver Side
• StabiliTrak® with Roll-Over Mitigation helps maintain
stability when system detects understeer or oversteer.
Roll-Over Mitigation determines whether rollover is imminent and engages StabiliTrak
• Short- and long-arm independent front suspension uses
coil-over-shock design a smooth ride
• 5-link coil spring rear suspension features standard rear
air load-leveling
• Road-Sensing computer-controlled suspension adjusts
shock valving to provide a smooth, controlled ride
• Available Magnetic Ride Control uses magnetic damper
fluid. Real-time damping produces exceptional ride and
handling
• Four-wheel antilock disc brakes with dynamic brake proportioning, large rotors and stiff calipers contribute to
braking performance and safety
• Remote Vehicle Starter System allows the vehicle to be
started and activate climate controls from up to 60m (200 ft.)
• Outside mirrors feature power folding, power adjustable,
heated, driver’s side auto-dimming, turn signal indicators, ground illumination and curb-tilt
• Available Side Blind Zone Alert is designed to help provide drivers more time to react to obstacles that may be
difficult to see in the side mirror. Uses a visual alert in the
sideview mirror
Interior
• Platinum Edition provides a host of premium luxuryfeatures including unique exterior and interior accents,
heated and cooled cup holders, rear seat entertainment
system, power-retractable assist steps, 22” chromed aluminum wheels, Side Blind Zone Alert, IntelliBeam, heated
steering wheel, power release 2nd row seat, power sunroof and Magnetic Ride Control
• Tri-zone automatic climate control provides comfort for
all passengers
• Dual-stage frontal air bags with Passenger Sensing System and 360-degree sensing, head curtain side air bags
with rollover sensor and front seat-mounted side-impact thorax air bags5 protect occupants in certain side
collisions
• Touch-screen DVD navigation system with 8-inch screen
for convenience. Rear audio controls and auxiliary input
jack are also standard
• Bose® 5.1 digital surround sound system includes 10
speakers including subwoofer
• SiriusXM RadioTM, with a wide variety of programming,
has something to excite any driver4
• Bluetooth phone interface allows the driver to make
hands-free cell phone calls within the vehicle. Requires
compatible phone
• USB port in centre console can connect, charge and control iPods using the radio. Can connect other MP3 players
and memory sticks (but cannot control through the radio
controls)
• Available rear-seat DVD entertainment system includes
8-inch overhead screen and 2 wireless headphones. Dual
LCD headrests are available.
• Available sunroof features express open and close
• 14-way power front bucket seats include 4-way power
lumbar, memory for 2 drivers, and independent heated
seat cushions and seatbacks
• Standard Heated and cooled front seats deliver conditioned air through perforated surfaces in the bottom and
back. 2nd row seats are heated only
• Heated and cooled cupholders keep beverages at their
desired temperature (Platinum Edition only)
• 2nd-row heated bucket seats recline, fold and have folding armrests for comfort. Available 40/20/40 split-folding
bench seats hold 3 passengers and has heated outboard
cushions
• Available Power release 2nd-row seats fold down and
tumble seats at the touch of a button. Seats must be put
up manually.
• 3rd-row 50/50 bench seats hold 3 passengers and can be
tumbled, folded or removed.
• Power tilt steering wheel provides precise adjustment at
the touch of a button
• Available heated steering wheel is available for comfort
in cold weather.
• Power pedals feature adjustable brake and accelerator
pedals with memory. Standard
• OnStar® includes 1-year Directions & Connections service
with Turn-by-Turn Navigation.and OnStar RemoteLink™ 3
• 22” Wheel and Tire package includes 22” x 9”, 7-spoke
chromed aluminum wheels with P285/45R-22 All-Season
blackwall tires
• Premium Collection Appearance Package includes IntelliBeam, body colour Platinum grille, modified side vents to
match grille, body colour body side molding, body colour
door handles, rear fascia with dual exhaust outlets, tinted
clear CHMSL and tail lamps, rear two-piece appliqué and
badge, 22” wheel and tire package, rear seat entertainment,
and Side Blind Zone Alert Includes tire inflator kit instead of
spare tire Includes Z95 Magnetic Ride Control® Suspension
• Ultra Luxury Collection includes IntelliBeam, power sunroof,
Magnetic Ride Control® suspension, 22” wheel and tire package, heated steering wheel, rear fold-and-tumble seats with
power release 2nd row seating feature, and Side Blind Zone
Alert
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When properly equipped.
When properly equipped. Maximum trailer ratings are calculated assuming a properly equipped base vehicle,
plus driver.
OnStar® subscription. 1-year Premium Service Agreement provided. Go to www.onstar.ca for system
limitations and details
Required SiriusXM Radio monthly subscriptions sold separately after trial period.
Always use safety belts and proper child restraints, even with air bags. Children are safer when properly
secured in a rear seat. See Owner Manual for more safety information.
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