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Selected Style 4-Door AWD 3.2L
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door AWD 3.2L 15 19 $33,759 $36,300
4-Door AWD 5.0L 14 17 $41,804 $44,950
4-Door AWD 5.5L AMG 14 17 $61,287 $65,900
4-Door 2WD
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door 2WD 14 18 $44,592 $48,735
4-Door AWD 12 15 $47,790 $52,230
Pricing
Invoice Price
$33,759
$44,592
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$36,300
$48,735
Monthly Payment Estimate
$605 / month
$812 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 15 mpg 14 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 19 mpg 18 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification 4WD Sport Utility Vehicle -
Rear Door Type - - TBD -
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) 39.8 39.4
Second Shoulder Room (in) 58.2 65.1
Front Leg Room (in) 40.3 41.3
Front Hip Room (in) 55.0 61.4
Passenger Volume (ft³) 88.0 -
Second Leg Room (in) 40.3 38.6
Front Head Room (in) 39.8 40.7
Second Hip Room (in) 54.7 61.3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 58.2 65.2
Passenger Capacity 5 8
Third Leg Room (in) - 27.3
Third Hip Room (in) - 49.0
Third Head Room (in) - 37.4
Third Shoulder Room (in) - 64.4
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) 8.7 -
Length, Overall (in) 182.6 -
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - 61.4
Height, Overall (in) 71.7 76.5
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - -
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.4 -
Wheelbase (in) 111.0 116.0
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD - 34.2
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 72.4 78.9
Track Width, Front (in) 60.4 -
Overhang, Rear w/bumper (in) - - TBD -
Ground Clearance, Front (in) - 9.7
Side Door Opening Width (in) - - TBD -
Overhang, Front (in) - - TBD -
Step Up Height - Side (in) - 22
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) - 30.0
Length, Overall w/rear bumper (in) - 198.9
Side Door Opening Height (in) - - TBD -
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) - 9.7
Step Up Height - Front (in) - 22
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA 16.3
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD - 49.2
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 34.7 63.6
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - 61.4
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD - 40.8
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 81.2 104.6
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console (in) - 77.5
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 4 (in) - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 4 (ft³) - - TBD -
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.22 x - TBD - - TBD -
Brake Type Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.85 x - TBD - 11.57 x 1.25
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Channel 4-Wheel
Brake ABS System (Second Line) - NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 25.0 26
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) - NA
Aux Fuel Tank Location - NA
Fuel Tank Location - NA
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 18.5 -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39 39.5
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion Speed-Sensitive Pwr
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.62 -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center - - TBD -
Tires
Front Tire Size P255/60HR17 P265/70R17
Spare Tire Size Compact - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P255/60HR17 P265/70R17
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - - TBD -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) - - TBD -
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) - - TBD -
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - - TBD -
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) - - TBD -
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - - TBD -
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA 7400
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500 500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA 740
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000 5000
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - N/A
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4786 -
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) - - TBD -
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) - 2666
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) - - TBD -
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) - - TBD -
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) - 2667
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) - 6800
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - 16 x - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 8 17 x 7.5
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 8 17 x 7.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 11.3 16.8
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 115 130
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 100 600
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) - NA
Maximum Alternator Watts - - TBD -
Engine
Fuel System SMPI SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 229 @ 3000-4800 325 @ 4000
Engine Order Code NA -LM7
Displacement 3.2L/195 5.3L/325
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 215 @ 5600 285 @ 5200
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas V8
Engine Oil Cooler - NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 19 18
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 15 14
Transmission
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 0.70
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low 2.64 NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.95 3.06
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.49 1.00
Trans Type 5 4
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High 1.00 NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.83 NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Drivetrain 4 Wheel Drive 2WD
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.10 2.29
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.42 1.63
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.70 -
Trans PTO Access - NA
Transfer Case Power Take Off - NA
Trans Power Take Off - NA
Transfer Case Model - NA
Summary
Body Style 4 Door 4 Door
Vehicle Name Mercedes-Benz M-Class Cadillac Escalade
Body Code - NA
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - 1.26
Suspension Type - Rear Double Wishbone 5-link coil springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - 32
Suspension Type - Front Double Wishbone Indep torsion bar
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - 1.18
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Torsion Bar -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - 32
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front - 3.73
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) - - TBD -
Axle Type - Rear - - TBD -
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) - - TBD -
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) - 3600
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear - 3.73
Axle Type - Front - - TBD -
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) - 3600
Frame
Frame Type - - TBD -
Doors
Side Door Type - - TBD -
 
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