Even earlier, appeared information about the sports version of Cadillac’s Escalade SUV. The rumors were only rumors. According to latest information, on the 2016 New York International Auto Show, will be presented 2017 Cadillac Escalade V. This model will be the same size as the standard model. However, the Escalade V will get a more powerful engine and will pass through the V treatment.
It is known that the Cadillac Escalade is a status symbol. This luxury SUV makes the top of the range full-size SUV segment. Conceived as a three row seat vehicle, it is an ideal family car. However, very high price puts it in the category of those vehicles, which can not drive everybody. Because a large number of customers who want a vehicle of this size decide for cheaper GMC Yukon Denali.
2017 Cadillac Escalade V Design and Specs
The 2017 Cadillac Escalade V is a high-performance vehicle. The design of this model will differ from the standard models. The Escalade V, receives current, V treatment. This treatment will be covered by the front grille, front and rear bumper, hood and wheels. Front and rear bumper will have a sharper edge, while on the hood will be present opening for greater ventilation. The 2017 Cadillac Escalade V gets special wheels, which are much larger than in the standard model. Clearance vehicles will be lower, so the vehicle to have a lower stance.
This full-size SUVs, high performance, will be the most powerful SUV in the US market. Under the hood will be a 6.2-liter LT4 V8 engine with 640 horsepower and 630 lb.-ft. of torque. This same engine runs and the Corvette Z06 and the Cadillac CTS-V models. With this performance, the 2017 Cadillac Escalade V is more powerful than the recently introduced Bentley Bentayga SUVs whose engine develops 600 horsepower.
Price of Cadillac Escalade V
According to announcements from the company, the price for the 2017 Cadillac Escalade V will be greater than that for standard Escalade models for around $ 15,000. Of course, this model will not be able to afford any. All who can not afford money for this powerful pretty boy, will have to be proud of.