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Drivetrain

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2WD 4-Door 12 18 $47,681 $51,745
4WD 4-Door N/A N/A $50,291 $54,645
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2WD 4-Door 12 19 $51,790 $55,990
AWD 4-Door 12 18 $54,103 $58,490
Pricing
Invoice Price
$47,681
$51,790
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$51,745
$55,990
Monthly Payment Estimate
$862 / month
$933 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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TCC's Bottom Line The 2008 Cadillac Escalade is tops in performance, and it's hard to beat when you consider the weight of the 'Slade's image.
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 12 mpg 12 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 18 mpg 19 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification 2WD Sport Utility Vehicle -
Rear Door Type - Liftgate
Interior Dimensions
Third Hip Room (in) 51.8 49.1
Second Shoulder Room (in) 63.7 65.2
Front Leg Room (in) 41.1 41.3
Third Head Room (in) 38.0 37.9
Front Hip Room (in) 60.2 64.4
Passenger Volume (ft³) 168.5 -
Third Shoulder Room (in) 67.1 61.7
Second Leg Room (in) 39.1 39.0
Front Head Room (in) 39.5 41.1
Second Hip Room (in) 59.9 60.8
Front Shoulder Room (in) 63.3 65.3
Passenger Capacity 7 7
Third Leg Room (in) 37.7 25.6
Second Head Room (in) 39.7 39.2
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in) 67.0 -
Min Ground Clearance (in) 9.1 -
Length, Overall (in) 223.3 -
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 78.1 74.7
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - -
Track Width, Rear (in) 67.2 -
Wheelbase (in) 131.0 116.0
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 78.8 79.0
Ground Clearance, Front (in) - 9.0
Side Door Opening Width (in) - - TBD -
Overhang, Front (in) - - TBD -
Step Up Height - Side (in) - 21.8
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) - 31.6
Length, Overall w/rear bumper (in) - 202.5
Side Door Opening Height (in) - - TBD -
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) - 9.0
Step Up Height - Front (in) - 21.8
Overhang, Rear w/bumper (in) - - TBD -
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 128.2 108.9
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) 42.6 16.9
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 86.3 60.3
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 4 (in) - NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 4 (ft³) - NA
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console (in) - - TBD -
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13 x - TBD - 13.6 x 0.8
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13 x - TBD - 13.0 x 1.2
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System Four Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System (Second Line) - NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 33.5 26
Aux Fuel Tank Location - NA
Fuel Tank Location - NA
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) - NA
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 43.93 39.0
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - TBD - -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 20.0 -
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock - Variable
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center - 17.8
Tires
Spare Tire Size 17 x - TBD - P265/70R17
Front Tire Order Code T22 QXK
Spare Tire Order Code NA ZVL
Rear Tire Size P255/70R18 P265/65R18
Rear Tire Order Code T22 QXK
Front Tire Size P255/70R18 P265/65R18
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) - - TBD -
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - - TBD -
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) - 2135
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - - TBD -
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - - TBD -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) - 2135
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500 500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500 1200
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000 5000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000 8000
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - N/A
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 6196 -
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) - - TBD -
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) - 3250
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) - 14000
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) - - TBD -
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) - 7000
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) - 4100
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 x 7.5 18 x 8
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 x 7.5 18 x 8
Spare Wheel Size (in) 17 x - TBD - 17 x - TBD -
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 14 17.6
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 130 160
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 650 600
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) - NA
Maximum Alternator Watts - - TBD -
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 365 @ 3750 417 @ 4300
Engine Order Code 995 L92
Displacement 5.4L/330 6.2L/378
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 300 @ 5000 403 @ 5700
Engine Type Gas V8 Gas V8
Fuel System SEFI SFI
Engine Oil Cooler - NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 18 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 12 12
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69 0.67
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.17 4.03
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.52 1.53
Trans Type 6 6
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA - TBD -
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.87 0.85
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive 2WD
Reverse Ratio (:1) - TBD - 3.06
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.34 2.36
Trans Order Code - TBD - MYC
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.73 -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.14 1.15
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA - TBD -
Transfer Case Power Take Off - NA
Trans Power Take Off - NA
Transfer Case Model - NA
Trans PTO Access - NA
Summary
Vehicle Name Lincoln Navigator L Cadillac Escalade
Body Style 4 Door 4 Door
Body Code - 116.0" WB
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) multi-link -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - 46
Suspension Type - Front Independent Indep torsion bar
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - 1.10
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) SLA -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - 46
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - 1.41
Suspension Type - Rear Independent 5-link coil springs
Axle Type - Rear - Semi-Floating
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) - 4200
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) - 3250
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear - 3.42
Axle Type - Front - Independent
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) - 3925
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front - NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) - 4100
Frame
Frame Type - Ladder-type
Doors
Side Door Type - Swing-out
 
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