Cadillac Escalade (2015)
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Cadillac Escalade (2015): 33 facts and highlights

1. height

1.89m
Volvo XC70 (2015): 917mm

2. greater cargo volume (seats down)

A larger cargo area is more practical as it allows you to transport more things. With some vehicles you can put the rear seats down in order to gain more space for cargo.
2668l
Chevrolet Suburban LT AWD (2015): 3429l

3. Has a rear-view camera

A rear-view camera (also known as a back-up camera) provides a view of behind the vehicle, helping to prevent accidents. It is particularly useful in vehicles with large blind spots such as pickup trucks.
Cadillac Escalade (2015)
45% have it

4. longer wheelbase

The wheelbase is the distance between the center of the front and rear wheels. A longer wheelbase provides the car with more stability and a smoother ride (although a shorter wheelbase can provide more responsive handling).
2.95m
Chevrolet Suburban LT AWD (2015): 3.3m

5. width

2.04m
Suzuki Jimny (2014): 1.6m

6. better fuel economy (city)

Fuel economy is a measurement of fuel efficiency, based on how far you can travel with a certain amount of petrol (gasoline). A lower fuel economy means the car will be cheaper to run.
18.8l/100 km
Peugeot 3008 HYbrid4 Active (2014): 3l/100 km

7. more airbags

Airbags are designed to cushion occupants in the event of an impact. The standard number is around six as some cars now incorporate additional ones, such as knee airbags, side airbags and side curtain airbags.
7
Tesla Model X 75D (2016): 12

8. larger fuel tank

A larger fuel tank means that you have to stop to refill less often.
98l
Chevrolet Suburban LT AWD (2015): 117l

9. longer drivetrain warranty (years)

The drivetrain warranty covers parts of the car such as the engine, transmission, driveshaft etc. This is usually longer than the basic warranty. It lasts either a certain number of years or amount of kilometres driven.
6yrs
Hyundai Santa Fe Limited (2014): 10yrs

10. higher maximum torque

Torque is a measurement of an engine’s power, closely related to horsepower. More torque indicates a more powerful car, and is also a good indication of its acceleration.
624Nm
Mercedes-Benz GL63 AMG (2014): 759Nm

11. greater cargo volume

A larger cargo area is more practical as it allows you to transport more things.
433l
Volvo XC60 (2015): 1909l

12. Has in-car system

An in-car system (eg. Ford SYNC, Apple CarPlay) gives you extra functionality, such as navigation, taking phone calls (when linked to your smartphone) and controlling music.
Cadillac Escalade (2015)
40% have it

13. larger engine size

This measurement is the total volume of all the engine's cylinders, also known as the engine displacement. This is one of many aspects of an engine that determine its horsepower, but generally speaking a greater size indicates more power.
6.2l
Cadillac Escalade (2015): 6.2l

14. smaller turn radius

The turn radius indicates the smallest circular turn a car can make. With a smaller turn radius it is easier to perform a U-turn in one attempt instead of having to reverse back and forth in order to turn around.
11.9m
Suzuki Jimny (2014): 9.8m

15. lower ground clearance

The ground clearance is the distance between the lowest point of the car and the road surface. A shorter ground clearance lowers a vehicle’s center of gravity - increasing its handling ability and reducing the chance of a rollover. However, a higher ground clearance allows you to go over more uneven terrain.
201mm
Toyota RAV4 LE (2014): 106mm

16. better fuel economy (highway)

Fuel economy is a measurement of fuel efficiency, based on how far you can travel with a certain amount of petrol (gasoline). A lower fuel economy means the car will be cheaper to run.
13.5l/100 km
Peugeot 3008 HYbrid4 Active (2014): 3.4l/100 km

17. more horsepower

Horsepower is the most common unit for measuring the power of an engine.
420hp
BMW X6 M (2014): 555hp

18. Has Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a wireless technology that allows you to easily transfer data between different devices, such as smartphones, tablets and computers.
Cadillac Escalade (2015)
84% have it

19. longer basic warranty (years)

The basic warranty of a car covers all aspects other than parts which are subject to normal wear and tear, such as windscreen wipers and brake pads. It lasts either a certain number of years or amount of kilometres driven.
4yrs
Hyundai Santa Fe Limited (2014): 5yrs

20. more headroom (rear)

More headroom in the rear of the car makes for a more comfortable passenger experience, and is especially important for taller people. It is also useful if you are transporting cargo in the rear of the vehicle.
983mm
Ford Flex SE (2014): 1.03m

21. more headroom (front)

More headroom in the front of the car makes for a more comfortable driving experience, and is especially important for taller people.
1.09m
GMC Yukon SLE (2015): 1.09m

22. Has a petrol (gasoline) engine

A petrol (gasoline) engine offers several advantages over diesel. For example the engines tend to be lighter and cheaper than their diesel counterparts. Petrol engines also tend to have higher horsepower, and the fuel is more readily available.
Cadillac Escalade (2015)
92% have it

23. Has stolen vehicle tracking system

The vehicle has a tracking system that utilises GPS, allowing you to locate it in case it is stolen.
Cadillac Escalade (2015)
19% have it

24. more cylinders

Although there are many aspects that determine the power, a higher number of cylinders is generally a good indication of the potential power of the engine.
8
Ford Expedition Limited (2014): 8

25. more valves

An intake valve allows the air/fuel mixture to enter the combustion chamber. An engine with more valves tends to increase performance.
16
BMW X6 M (2014): 32

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