5 reviews
2012 Cadillac Escalade ESV
2012 Cadillac Escalade ESV
Available Price Range $17,582-$53,138 TrimsN/A Combined MPG 15-16 SeatsN/A

Our Take on the 2012 Cadillac Escalade ESV

Our Take

Cadillac's Escalade ESV offers more room for those who find the Escalade, a full-size SUV, just a bit too small. Its wheelbase is 14 inches longer than the full-size Escalade, and its total length exceeds the standard model by more than 20 inches. Third-row occupants benefit from increased ... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Ungainly proportions
  • Third-row seat doesn't fold flat
  • Gas mileage

Notable Features

  • 403-hp V-8 with cylinder deactivation
  • More than 20 inches longer than regular Escalade
  • Increased cargo capacity and third-row room
  • Upgraded navigation system
  • Several new anti-theft features


Consumer Reviews


Average based on 5 reviews

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Best GM SUV built and is better than FORD

by joe from Aurora Il on June 8, 2012

I love this truck my parents bought it . Its a great truck.We used to have a Chevrolet Tahoe lzt 2006. My parents wanted to update and get a black exterior with tan interior. I love the power retracta... Read Full Review


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