23 years ago, the concept of a Cadillac SUV was created anew.
And now, in a world where luxury SUVs and luxury performance SUVs have reached new heights, Cadillac has released a performance version of its iconic scaled SUV as part of its V-series of performance-oriented vehicles. It goes on sale this summer, starting at $ 149,990 and doesn’t take the letter V lightly. We know Escalade for big, price, footprint and attention and adds great performance to the new 2023 Cadillac Escalade-V mix.
Since 2004, the V-Series has been the index of some of the best luxury performance cars in the world, and in those 18 years, the letter V has created quite a legacy for Cadillac, which is responsible for the holder and expansion of the Escalade-V. . To that end, the Escalade-V gets a supercharged V8 engine with an incredible 682 horsepower and 653 lb / f torque, making it the most powerful SUV in the full-size class. With an all-wheel-drive system that is always active, it takes 4.4 seconds to get from 0 to 60, and the quarter-mile is completed at 110 miles per hour in 12.74 seconds. The Cadillac Escalade-V may be big, but it’s not lazy in any way.
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However, that power comes with dynamics, thanks to the all-wheel-drive system, Brambo brakes and Magnetic Ride Control 4.0 suspension system. Control comes from selectable V-mode settings, including a launch control function, comfort, maneuverability, and performance that make the larger Escalade SUV something that many small sports cars drive at the driver’s fingertips.
The Escalade-V similarly combines top-of-the-line performance with excellent luxury and technology. The interior features semi-aniline leather upholstery with zebra wood accents, as well as heated and ventilated front seats that feature a massage function. A curved 38-inch display with a pixel density of 4K screen where all infotainment functions are available, AKG’s a 36-speaker sound system and Cadillac’s Super Cruise hands-free driving assistance system that completes the driving experience. The new Cadillac Escalade-V is the dream performance luxury SUV.