2022 Cadillac Escalade vs 2022 Cadillac Escalade ESV

Cadillac Escalade

  • Standard Engine6.2L I-8
  • Horsepower420hp
  • MPG (city/hwy)14 / 19
  • Seats8
  • Size211.9" X 76.7"
  • Fuel Tank Capacity24 gal

Cadillac Escalade ESV

  • Standard Engine6.2L I-8
  • Horsepower420hp
  • MPG (city/hwy)14 / 19
  • Seats8
  • Size227.0" X 76.4"
  • Fuel Tank Capacity28.3 gal

Specs at a Glance

The Cadillac Escalade is a large luxury SUV that ranks #3 in its class. The Escalade stands out for a number of reasons, beginning with its grand frame and its luxurious cabin. The Cadillac Escalade has a tremendous amount of cargo space and plenty of added storage capacity for items in the cabin. The 2022 Escalade is produced in several trims, including the base model. The base model gets more amenities this year, including more standard safety technology. The 2022 Escalade is also produced in an ESV model that has leading cargo capacity among vehicles in its class. The ESV, which is a longer version of the Escalade, also has a top towing capacity of 8,000 pounds.


Both the base model of the Cadillac Escalade and the ESV utilize the same engine, which is a 6.2L V8 engine that produces a top power output of 420 HP. However, you can also choose to get a turbo diesel engine with six cylinders and a maximum power output of 277 HP. This engine cranks out a maximum of 460 LB-FT in torque. With either engine comes a 10-speed automatic for the transmission. Rear-wheel drive is standard, but you have the option of getting four-wheel drive as an alternative. The Cadillac Escalade base model has a towing power of 8,200 pounds, and the ESV can pull up to 8,000 pounds.


Both the Cadillac Escalade base model and the ESV have a large, bold, and overall striking exterior design. The Cadillac Escalade is 211.9 inches long, and the ESV is 227 inches long. The base model has large 22-inch wheels and a hands-free liftgate, along with an abundance of chrome accents and an overall sharp design. The ESV is equally glamorous. It is equipped with 22-inch wheels that have an alloy finish, and you can get chrome-accented alloy wheels as an alternative. Automatic headlamps are standard with both models.


The Cadillac Escalade base model and the ESV have plush and upscale interiors. The base model has Android Auto, Apple CarPlay, and wireless phone charging. It also has an expansive digital dashboard display with a 16.9-inch infotainment system and a separate instrument cluster. Heated seats are standard on the base model, and it also has tri-zone climate control. The ESV has many of the same features, and it also adds parking sensors in front and back and a 19-speaker audio system from AKG.

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