Cadillac Escalade 0-60 times

Out of all performance specs, nothing but Cadillac Escalade 0-60 times can better speak about the vehicle's temper. While horsepower and torque blow smoke in the eyes, Escalade zero to sixty specs and average time to run a quarter mile are pretty straightforward metrics allowing to compare against its competitors.

Very often there is no chance of doing Escalade 0-to-60 test personally and making conclusions from the experience of the other drivers is the last thing you want.

Conducting a trustworthy test drive requires following a strict methodology that is intended to eliminate the inconsistent circumstances like weather, tires, surface, engine temperature. It is always better to leave it for professionals.


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The cold air part is also important in making more power. Cold air is denser and contains more oxygen molecules than warm air does. So if you can get cooler air into your Cadillac Escalade engine, your car will be able to mix more fuel with that air, making more power. Combine that with the more air through the larger and less restrictive filter and intake tube and you can see up to a 15-20 horsepower increase. K&N has even reported an estimated increase of 56.96 horsepower out of the 57-2571 intake for 2007-2009 Shelby GT500!


2021 Cadillac Escalade 0-60 times, all trims

Trim0-60 times, 1/4 mile
Luxury 4x2
420 Hp, 460 Lb-Ft., 5635 Weight, 15 City / 20 Hwy mpg
6.3 sec, 14.8 @ 0
Luxury 4x4
420 Hp, 460 Lb-Ft., 5823 Weight, 14 City / 19 Hwy mpg
6.3 sec, 14.8 @ 0
Premium Luxury 4x2
420 Hp, 460 Lb-Ft., 5635 Weight, 15 City / 20 Hwy mpg
6.3 sec, 14.8 @ 0
Premium Luxury 4x4
420 Hp, 460 Lb-Ft., 5823 Weight, 14 City / 19 Hwy mpg
6.3 sec, 14.8 @ 0
Sport 4x2
420 Hp, 460 Lb-Ft., 5635 Weight, 15 City / 20 Hwy mpg
6.3 sec, 14.8 @ 0
Sport 4x4
420 Hp, 460 Lb-Ft., 5823 Weight, 14 City / 19 Hwy mpg
6.3 sec, 14.8 @ 0
Sport Platinum 4x2
420 Hp, 460 Lb-Ft., 5635 Weight, 15 City / 20 Hwy mpg
6.3 sec, 14.8 @ 0
Sport Platinum 4x4
420 Hp, 460 Lb-Ft., 5823 Weight, 14 City / 19 Hwy mpg
6.3 sec, 14.8 @ 0
Premium Luxury Platinum 4x2
420 Hp, 460 Lb-Ft., 5635 Weight, 15 City / 20 Hwy mpg
6.3 sec, 14.8 @ 0
Premium Luxury Platinum 4x4
420 Hp, 460 Lb-Ft., 5823 Weight, 14 City / 19 Hwy mpg
6.3 sec, 14.8 @ 0

Car And Driver Results

2020 Cadillac Escalade 0-60 times, all trims

Trim0-60 times, 1/4 mile
Base 4x4
420 Hp, 460 Lb-Ft., 5856 Weight, 14 City / 21 Hwy mpg
6 sec, 14.5 @ 96
Luxury 4x4
420 Hp, 460 Lb-Ft., 5856 Weight, 14 City / 21 Hwy mpg
6 sec, 14.5 @ 96
Premium Luxury 4x4
420 Hp, 460 Lb-Ft., 5856 Weight, 14 City / 21 Hwy mpg
6 sec, 14.5 @ 96
Platinum 4x4
420 Hp, 460 Lb-Ft., 5856 Weight, 14 City / 21 Hwy mpg
6 sec, 14.5 @ 96
Base 4x2
420 Hp, 460 Lb-Ft., 5578 Weight, 14 City / 23 Hwy mpg
6.3 sec, 14.8 @ 92
Luxury 4x2
420 Hp, 460 Lb-Ft., 5578 Weight, 14 City / 23 Hwy mpg
6.3 sec, 14.8 @ 93
Premium Luxury 4x2
420 Hp, 460 Lb-Ft., 5578 Weight, 14 City / 23 Hwy mpg
6.3 sec, 14.8 @ 93
Platinum 4x2
420 Hp, 460 Lb-Ft., 5578 Weight, 14 City / 23 Hwy mpg
6.3 sec, 14.8 @ 93

Car And Driver Results

2019 Cadillac Escalade 0-60 times, all trims

Trim0-60 times, 1/4 mile
Base 4x4
420 Hp, 460 Lb-Ft., 5856 Weight, 14 City / 21 Hwy mpg
6 sec, 14.5 @ 96
Luxury 4x4
420 Hp, 460 Lb-Ft., 5856 Weight, 14 City / 21 Hwy mpg
6 sec, 14.5 @ 96
Premium Luxury 4x4
420 Hp, 460 Lb-Ft., 5856 Weight, 14 City / 21 Hwy mpg
6 sec, 14.5 @ 96
Platinum 4x4
420 Hp, 460 Lb-Ft., 5856 Weight, 14 City / 21 Hwy mpg
6 sec, 14.5 @ 96
Base 4x2
420 Hp, 460 Lb-Ft., 5578 Weight, 14 City / 23 Hwy mpg
6.3 sec, 14.8 @ 92
Luxury 4x2
420 Hp, 460 Lb-Ft., 5578 Weight, 14 City / 23 Hwy mpg
6.3 sec, 14.8 @ 93
Premium Luxury 4x2
420 Hp, 460 Lb-Ft., 5578 Weight, 14 City / 23 Hwy mpg
6.3 sec, 14.8 @ 93
Platinum 4x2
420 Hp, 460 Lb-Ft., 5578 Weight, 14 City / 23 Hwy mpg
6.3 sec, 14.8 @ 93

2018 Cadillac Escalade 0-60 times, all trims

Trim0-60 times, 1/4 mile
Base 4x4
420 Hp, 460 Lb-Ft., 5856 Weight, 14 City / 21 Hwy mpg
6 sec, 14.5 @ 96
Luxury 4x4
420 Hp, 460 Lb-Ft., 5856 Weight, 14 City / 21 Hwy mpg
6 sec, 14.5 @ 96
Premium Luxury 4x4
420 Hp, 460 Lb-Ft., 5856 Weight, 14 City / 21 Hwy mpg
6 sec, 14.5 @ 96
Platinum 4x4
420 Hp, 460 Lb-Ft., 5856 Weight, 14 City / 21 Hwy mpg
6 sec, 14.5 @ 96
Base 4x2
420 Hp, 460 Lb-Ft., 5578 Weight, 14 City / 23 Hwy mpg
6.3 sec, 14.8 @ 92
Luxury 4x2
420 Hp, 460 Lb-Ft., 5578 Weight, 14 City / 23 Hwy mpg
6.3 sec, 14.8 @ 93
Premium Luxury 4x2
420 Hp, 460 Lb-Ft., 5578 Weight, 14 City / 23 Hwy mpg
6.3 sec, 14.8 @ 93
Platinum 4x2
420 Hp, 460 Lb-Ft., 5578 Weight, 14 City / 23 Hwy mpg
6.3 sec, 14.8 @ 93

Car And Driver Results

2017 Cadillac Escalade 0-60 times, all trims

Trim0-60 times, 1/4 mile
Base 4x4
420 Hp, 460 Lb-Ft., 5785 Weight, 15 City / 20 Hwy mpg
6 sec, 14.5 @ 96
Luxury 4x4
420 Hp, 460 Lb-Ft., 5785 Weight, 15 City / 20 Hwy mpg
6 sec, 14.5 @ 96
Premium Luxury 4x4
420 Hp, 460 Lb-Ft., 5785 Weight, 15 City / 20 Hwy mpg
6 sec, 14.5 @ 96
Platinum 4x4
420 Hp, 460 Lb-Ft., 5785 Weight, 15 City / 20 Hwy mpg
6 sec, 14.5 @ 96
Base 4x2
420 Hp, 460 Lb-Ft., 5521 Weight, 15 City / 22 Hwy mpg
6.3 sec, 14.8 @ 92
Luxury 4x2
420 Hp, 460 Lb-Ft., 5521 Weight, 15 City / 22 Hwy mpg
6.3 sec, 14.8 @ 93
Premium Luxury 4x2
420 Hp, 460 Lb-Ft., 5521 Weight, 15 City / 22 Hwy mpg
6.3 sec, 14.8 @ 93
Platinum 4x2
420 Hp, 460 Lb-Ft., 5521 Weight, 15 City / 22 Hwy mpg
6.3 sec, 14.8 @ 93

Car And Driver Results

Zero to 60 mph 5.8 sec
Zero to 100 mph 14.8 sec
Rolling start, 5-60 mph 6.3 sec
Top gear, 30-50 mph 3.2 sec
Top gear, 50-70 mph 4.1 sec
Standing ¼-mile 14.3 sec @ 98 mph
Braking, 70-0 mph 202 ft
Roadholding, 300-ft-dia skidpad 0.73 g
Source: С&D


Cadillac Escalade 0-60 mph acceleration across years

Year of a Model0-60 times1/4 mile times
2021

6.3 sec

14.8 @ 0 mph
2020

6 - 6.3 sec

14.5 @ 96 - 14.8 @ 92 mph
2019

6 - 6.3 sec

14.5 @ 96 - 14.8 @ 92 mph
2018

6 - 6.3 sec

14.5 @ 96 - 14.8 @ 92 mph
2017

6 - 6.3 sec

14.5 @ 96 - 14.8 @ 92 mph
2016

6 - 6.3 sec

14.5 @ 99 - 14.8 @ 93 mph
2015

6.1 - 6.2 sec

14.5 @ 99 - 14.6 @ 97 mph
2014

6.3 - 6.7 sec

14.9 @ 92 - 15.2 @ 91 mph
2013

6.3 - 6.7 sec

14.9 @ 92 - 15.2 @ 91 mph
2012

6.3 - 6.7 sec

14.9 @ 92 - 15.2 @ 91 mph
2011

6.3 - 6.7 sec

14.9 @ 92 - 15.2 @ 91 mph
2010

6.3 - 6.7 sec

14.9 @ 92 - 15.2 @ 91 mph
2009

6.3 - 6.7 sec

14.9 @ 92 - 15.2 @ 91 mph
2008

6.3 - 6.7 sec

14.8 @ 92 - 15.2 @ 91 mph
2007

6.3 - 6.7 sec

14.8 @ 92 - 15.2 @ 91 mph
2006

7 - 7.9 sec

15 @ 93 - 15.8 @ 92 mph
2005

7 - 8 sec

15 @ 92 - 15.8 @ 92 mph
2004

7 - 8.6 sec

15 @ 92 - 16.3 @ 88 mph
2003

7.1 - 8.8 sec

15.1 @ 91 - 16.4 @ 87 mph
2002

7 - 8.2 sec

15.7 @ 0 - 17 @ 0 mph
2000

8.7 sec

17.4 @ 0 mph
1999

8.7 sec

17.4 @ 0 mph

In recent years, the Lincoln Navigator has been classed as one of the strongest big SUVs you can purchase. The Escalade, its typical competitor, did not also succeed. But with the first complete overhaul of the 2021 Cadillac Escalade, now the balance of power could change.

The fifth escalade generation will be launched on the market with the related GMC Yukon and Chevrolet Tahoe. It takes benefits from the same various changes. The three SUVs are fitted with a new independent rear suspension offering better driving and bigger interior space. The Escalade also provides modern technologies such as Cadillac's Super Cruise, one of its finest semi-automated driving systems, and a sharp-looking monitor covering much of the dashboard.

The Escalade has an augmented reality overlay for driving directions, which resembles the Mercedes MBUX infotainment system. When you get close to a corner, the central screen with colorful arrows displays a live view of the road ahead to show where to drive. The night vision cameras and a center console refrigerator with freezer function are another addition to the Benz-like functionality. With its audio system, the Escalade continues to break fresh ground in conjunction with AKG, which is generally involved in the advanced studio recording. The basic device has 19 speakers, while the premium enhancement raises the total to 36 speakers. Microphones are strategically located for easy communication between the first and third rows. The navigation system obtains technical care, with voice prompts imitating the sound as if they come from the next task's direction and distance.

The inclusion of Cadillac's automated Super Cruise driving system is one of the main upgrades for 2021. While it only operates on highways with center dividers that Cadillac previously mapped, it is also the only true hands-free driving system. For 2021, a new automatic lane changes feature is added by Super Cruise, similar to what Tesla's Autopilot system does.

The 2021 Escalade is a luxury SUV with three rows, available in five models: Luxury, Premium Luxury, Sport, Premium Luxury Platinum, and Sport Platinum. With a second-row bench seat, the Escalade sits up to eight. The optional captain's chairs reduce the count to 7.

All Escalades come standard with a 6.2-liter V8 (420 hp, 460 lb-ft) and rear-wheel drive. Four-wheel drive and a turbocharged 3.0-liter six-cylinder diesel engine (277 hp, 460 lb-ft) are non-compulsory. Although it would not be as fast as the gas engine, diesel can have improved fuel economy and superior towing capabilities. Both motors are coupled with an automatic 10-speed drive.

The regular options of the Luxury model include a full of leather seating, a dash-spanning 16.9-inch infotainment screen, a 14.2-inch tool cluster, keyless ignition with remote start, front seats with heating, rear outboard seats, wireless connection to Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, climate control with three zones, AKG Studio audio system with nineteen speakers,
front and rear Parktronic.

The Premium Luxury model contains all the Luxury model features, including the Driver Assist Tech kit (with adaptive cruise control and doors with soft close), the Performance kit (offers revised suspension, trailer hitch, and trailer brake), the Heavy-Duty Trailering package, the rear-seat entertainment system, the adaptive air suspension and Cadillac's Super Cruise semi-automated system of driving.

The Premium Luxury Platinum model suggests such additional features as front seats with massage function, leather-wrapped tool panel, console, and upper door panels.

The Sport and Sport Platinum models have the same options as the Escalade Premium Luxury and Premium Luxury Platinum, plus visual touches such as wheels and gloss-black trim separating the models.

The Luxurious model is well-fitted, but the Escalade Premium Luxury model is preferred. With more standard options, it comes with a broader range of optional features, as Super Cruise and an adaptive air suspension.



Cadillac Escalade specs