Cadillac Escalade ESV

2012 Cadillac Escalade ESV

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  • (5.0) 7 reviews
  • MSRP: $18,826$45,202
  • Body Style: Sport Utility
  • Combined MPG: 15-16
  • Engine: 403-hp, 6.2-liter V-8 (flexible; E85)
  • Drivetrain: 4x2
  • Seats: 7-8
2012 Cadillac Escalade ESV

Our Take on the 2012 Cadillac Escalade ESV

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

2012 Cadillac Escalade ESV Reviews

Consumer Reviews

5.0

Average based on 7 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

8 Trim Levels Available

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2012 Cadillac Escalade ESV Safety Ratings

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Recalls

There is currently 1 recall for this car.


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Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $3,000 per year.

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Asking Price Range
$65,770 - $85,095
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