Towing Capacity of the Cadillac Escalade
How Much Can the Cadillac Escalade Tow?
The towing capacity of the Cadillac Escalade is anywhere from 7,700-8,000 pounds. With its recognizable shape, the Escalade gives consistently strong towing capability across each trim level, which differ mainly on the powertrain options. On the low end, you can tow 7500 lbs with the 2021 Cadillac Escalade when properly equipped with the 6.2 L V8 engine and AWD. You can tow 7700 pounds, if you select rear-wheel drive with the 6.2 L V8 engine. The results are similar when the 3.0 L Diesel is selected. In the 4-Wheel Drive setup, the Escalade can tow 7800 pounds, but if you pick rear-wheel drive that number increases to 8000 lbs.
Horsepower of the Cadillac Escalade
The Escalade horsepower is 277-420 hp. The Cadillac Escalade boasts two engines available for drivers to choose from. You get 420 hp and 460 lb-ft of torque from the 6.2 L V8, while you get 277 hp and 460 lb-ft of torque from the 3.0 L Duramax Turbo Diesel. These engines are mated to a 10-speed Automatic Transmission to secure impressive performance.
How Much Does the Cadillac Escalade Weigh?
The Cadillac Escalade curb weight is 5,635-5,822 pounds. The density of the Escalade depends on the drivetrain and engine options. Such as, the 6.2 L V8 engine with Rear-Wheel Drive has a curb weight of 5,635 pounds while the 6.2 L V8 with Four-Wheel Drive weighs in at 5,822 pounds. With credit to its bold design, the Escalade has the strength to give owners plenty of security.
Ground Clearance of the Cadillac Escalade
The Cadillac Escalade ground clearance has not been formally published. Though, it is expected to mirror its General Motors siblings with at least 8-inches of ground clearance. Plus, with the upgraded Air Ride suspension the driver can raise the Cadillac Escalade by 2 inches for clearance at lower speeds. Owners can also lower the Cadillac Escalade by two inches to make getting into the SUV less difficult.
Take The Refined Cadillac Escalade for a Test Drive In Houston TX
Are you looking to test drive the stylish and refined Cadillac Escalade? The sales professionals at Sterling McCall Cadillac are ready to serve you. Visit our Houston, TX dealership in person or schedule an appointment online today.