Cadillac will represent a full-size luxury truck that first entered into production in 1999. With the development of its new cab, the vehicle was reintroduced in 2002. It was evident that this version with a 6-liter V8 engine can easily become the mainstream pickup. However, this didn’t happen, but it will with the arrival of the new generation model. The 2018 Cadillac Escalade EXT is in the production house and will get ready to hit the showroom in early 2018.
2018 Cadillac Escalade EXT: Performance
It has been rumored that new Escalade EXT will be equipped with a new engine that can produce a power of 420 HP and 460 lb-ft. of torque. The engine specifications might be 6.2 liters LT4 twin-turbo, V8 engine that will be mated to 6-speed transmission system. But the fact is that one has to wait till its manufacturer gives an official announcement for the same.
It is also expected that new Escalade EXT can provide a mileage of 17 mpg on combined. Of course, this will be fairly great to achieve such a mileage.
Changes and Improvements
Well, there will be some minor changes seen on its exterior design. It is important to check the areas like improved suspension and implementation of big rims that all offer a more aggressive look. Improved suspension implementation will provide greater comfort in different road conditions. Moreover, LED lighting system will give the ultimate advantage in nights and other daytime conditions.
One can see the front grille with a huge area to intake air as much as possible. Front bumper is also set to have a number of air intakes. The bumper protrudes a little to offer an aggressive look in front. At the rear end, the taillights are positioned at the two ends just above rear bumper aligning towards the sides of the truck. With the 20 inches of wheel-rim, this vehicle will offer strong appearance.
It is predicted that Escalade EXT will provide a luxurious, eye-catchy and attractive interior design. Inside the cabin, one can see its dashboard with complete advanced features that include a navigation system, automatic air conditioning, traction control, rearview camera and much more.
There is a rumor that 2018 Escalade EXT will be designed with finest leather materials that have never seen before in its class. With the upgrades of USB connectivity and Bluetooth, it highlights the capability of such an outstanding performer.
It has been predicted that almost eight passengers can accommodate in the vehicle with a number of advanced safety features. Some of its safety features include anti-lock braking system, airbags and much more.
Estimated Price and Release Date
The new version of Escalade EXT will take the advantage of its predecessor. The 2018 Escalade truck is all set to come in the future market with a starting price around $72,000.Fans those who are willing to buy the range-topping 2018 Cadillac Escalade EXT might get a hike in price that can reach up to $98,000.
There is no particular information about the release date of the vehicle. It has been predicted to join the market with high-class encouraged design.