The network has published the first photos of the new Cadillac Escalade, the presentation of which will take place in 2020, and mass sale will begin only in 2021, as stated by the authoritative publication Cadillac Society. Thus, it becomes clear that the entire line of full-size SUVs of General Motors in the current year will remain without updates.
The updated Cadillac Escalade 2021 will get a more rounded appearance than the previous models in the series. The designers clearly aimed to improve the body’s streamlined appearance, which promises more fuel economy with better dynamics.
Although it was assumed that the new generation of the model will receive an updated logo, the radiator grille of the Escalade In 2021 will be decorated with a well-known shield for connoisseurs of the brand.
The false radiator grille will remain in place, unchanged. In addition, the new SUV model will receive:
- fashionable narrow blocks of front led optics;
- L-shaped DRL modules;
- the new geometry of the rear lights;
- laser headlights (optional in expensive trim levels);
- large 22-inch wheels;
- massive hood and bumper;
- stylish chrome finish;
- wider sills for a comfortable fit;
- stylish vyshtampovki side elements.
All the changes clearly reflect the new design line already used in the XT6 model and the 2020 Escala concept.
The fifth generation Cadillac Escalade will receive a body palette consisting of 8 original shades. It is worth noting that in 2021, the company abandoned two-tone body options. Now SUVs will be made in the same shade with chrome or black inserts.
The car will have a more impressive size than the models of previous generations. Dimensions of the new Cadillac Escalade 2021:
As before, the SUV will have a frame structure, although there have also been many changes in the architecture of the model.
The interior of the Cadillac Escalade 2021, according to tradition, will be as spacious as possible, but at the same time as luxurious and functional as possible. The interior decoration will be made of expensive materials, which will emphasize the luxury status of the car. For the comfort of the driver and passengers, a full set of options is provided, including:
- center console with two screens;
- virtual “tidy” directly on the display of the multimedia system;
- modern multimedia complex with the control “of the puck»;
- high-quality component acoustics for 19 sound points (optional for 36 points);
- entertainment system with personal monitors for each passenger;
- functional chairs with heating, massage and many individual adjustments;
- multi-zone climate control;
- active and passive security systems;
- background led interior lighting .
It is assumed that the trunk volume of a standard Cadillac Escalade 2021 will be 722 liters with 3 rows of passenger seats and 3089 liters with a fully folded cabin. The extended version will be even more roomy, with 1,214 liters for passengers and a record 3,585 liters for folded 2-and 3-row seats, respectively.
It is worth noting that when folded, the backs of the chairs form a flat platform, which will allow you to transport any bulky objects with maximum convenience or even comfortably settle down for the night, going to nature.
Under the hood of the brand new Escalade 2021, they will install a gasoline or diesel engine. At the moment, the manufacturer offers the following options::
Additionally, it is planned to release a hybrid version, which will contain a gasoline 4-cylinder engine and 2 electric motors.
All-wheel drive and rear-wheel drive versions are equipped with a 10-speed automatic transmission and a cylinder shutdown system-Active Fuel Management. The cargo platform will remain unchanged-GMT1, but will receive an independent suspension system with stabilizers. Front – double A-arm, rear – “of piatyrichka”. This option will bring the car closer to the SUV class in terms of comfort.
The new Cadillac Escalade 2021 features the following safety options::
- complete set of inflatable pillows;
- automatic braking system in case of an accident threat;
- vibration of seats that warn the driver of a threat;
- control over the intersection of road markings.
Almost similar systems are provided in the Chevrolet Tahoe and Suburban.
Complete set and price
The basic configuration of a standard Escalade in the us market will start at $76,195 (about 5,812,000 rubles). Naturally, the cost of charged modifications will depend on the desired options. Recall that the previous generation model in the United States today costs at least $75,195. In America, you can buy a basic SUV for 4,950,000 rubles. Experts believe that the cost of a new car will be much higher.
Representatives of General Motors do not see any problems in the price increase. In their opinion, Cadillac is an Executive car and is intended for affluent consumers. The only significant competitor of the SUV is the Lincoln Navigator, the cost of which does not differ significantly.
Also see the first review of the new Cadillac Escalade 2021: