The 2013 Cadillac Escalade ESV luxury and has the status of an Escalade and adds even more utility with a longer wheelbase than the cargo area opens. Like the Escalade, 2013 Cadillac Escalade ESV is all glamor and glitz with not much subtlety. It stands tall and handsome, with its large size, certainly stands out in almost any environment. The ESV version has a wheelbase 14 inches longer and more than 20 extra inches in total length compared to the standard Escalade, resulting in an extra 28 cubic feet of cargo space. 18 “alloy wheels are standard, but to really fill the wheel wells of the optional 22” alloy wheels with low profile tires are optional wider. Standard exterior features include input support measures, HID headlights with daytime running a tailgate lift-back with food, and roof rails. The 2013 Cadillac Escalade ESV options are extensive and include side driven steps, LED headlights, and a powered sunroof.
2013 Cadillac Escalade ESV Interior
The interior of the 2013 Escalade ESV is nothing less than luxurious. The interior is spacious and has basically everything you could want in a car: automatic climate control, Bose audio system, satellite navigation system, leather upholstery, Bluetooth connectivity, and steering wheel and pedals adjust electrically. The options are what you would expect in a luxury car, like this: entertainment system for rear seat, walnut trim pieces and seat back motor.
2013 Cadillac Escalade ESV Engine
2013 Escalade ESV all get a 403-horsepower, 6.2-liter V-8 with 417 pounds-feet of torque. A six-speed automatic is resistant standard and ESV Escalade is available with rear-or four-wheel drive. Base models are equipped with an adaptive suspension that accommodates different road surfaces, but the most elegant models get magnetic suspension that monitors itself up to 1000 times per second and adjusts every 5 milliseconds, adapting to road conditions smoothly. With rear wheel drive, the Escalade ESV returns 14/18 mpg city/highway with 4WD, the economy is reduced to 13/18 mpg city/highway.
2013 Cadillac Escalade ESV Safety
Standard safety features are also abundant and include six airbags, traction control/stability, antilock disc brakes, parking sensors, and OnStar safety system. OnStar car monitors and alerts authorities if the car crashed or stolen. The only optional security measure lane change assist. The Escalade ESV is based won five star front and side ratings from NHTSA safety. In general, however, the 2013 Cadillac Escalade ESV received a rating of four stars for rollover potential.