2006 Cadillac Escalade ESV

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6 reviews
Available Price Range $6,548-$20,032 Trims2 Combined MPG 15 Seats 7-8

Our Take on the 2006 Cadillac Escalade ESV

Our Take

Cadillac expanded its sport utility vehicle lineup to three models when it added the full-size Escalade ESV during the 2003 model year. Not only is this the largest luxury SUV on the market, but it's also the biggest Cadillac ever produced. Measuring 22 inches longer than the regular Escalad... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Mammoth dimensions
  • Fuel economy
  • Step-up height

Notable Features

  • 345-hp V-8
  • Permanent AWD
  • Available touch-screen navigation system
  • StabiliTrak stability system
  • Road Sensing Suspension

Reviews

Consumer Reviews

5.0

Average based on 6 reviews

I USED to own a Hummer H2...

by The.Salty.Dog from Fredericksburg, VA on May 7, 2007

But after a very expensive estimate on repairs, I traded up for a ESV. What a difference! First and foremost is the room. I have two teenagers and we travel a lot up and down the east coast. So, the a... Read Full Review

2 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up.


It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.

Safety

Crash-Test Reports

NHTSA Ratings

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NHTSA Ratings

Based on Cadillac Escalade ESV Base

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National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is part of the U.S. Department of Transportation. NHTSA provides vehicle safety information such as front- and side-crash ratings and rollover ratings. Vehicles are rated using a star rating system from 1-5 stars, with 5 being the highest.

Recalls

There is currently 1 recall for this car.

Safety defects and recalls are relatively common. Stay informed and know what to do ahead of time.

Safety defects and recalls explained

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