Six Good vehicles for Families: Part 6 of 6

2012 Cadillac Escalade

2012 Cadillac Escalade

The 2012 Cadillac Escalade continues to impress. 2012 Cadillac Escalade is the kind of vehicle that could be your great choice if you are looking for a strong car with large capacity. You can begin considering about its exterior and interior design and see whether the vehicle matches your standard and expectation in term of the appearance. It delivers the luxury and elegance that would really fit your lifestyle, along with the comfortable interior parts that would make your travel time more comfortable. This car is the perfect choice for you who often travel in long distance. The wheelbase as the part of the basic elements also provides comfort in dealing with any types of road.

2012 Cadillac Escalade AWD 4dr Luxury – Summary
Brake ABS System: 4-Wheel
Disc – Front
Disc – Rear
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in): 13.0 x 1.2
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in): 13.5 x 0.8
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³): 108.9
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³): 60.3
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³): 16.9
Engine
Engine Type: Gas V8
Exterior Dimensions
Wheelbase (in): 116.0
Length, Overall w/rear bumper (in): 202.5
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in): 79.0
Height, Overall (in): 75.9
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in): 31.6
Ground Clearance, Front (in): 9
Ground Clearance, Rear (in): 9
Step Up Height – Front (in): 20.2
Step Up Height – Side (in): 20.2
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal): 26
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity: 8
Front Head Room (in): 41.1
Front Leg Room (in): 41.3
Front Shoulder Room (in): 65.2
Front Hip Room (in): 60.5
Second Head Room (in): 39.2
Second Leg Room (in): 39.0
Second Shoulder Room (in): 65.2
Second Hip Room (in): 60.8
Third Head Room (in): 37.9
Third Leg Room (in): 25.6
Third Shoulder Room (in): 61.7
Third Hip Room (in): 49.1
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG): 15 (2011)
EPA Fuel Economy Est – City (MPG): 13 (2011)
EPA Fuel Economy Est – Hwy (MPG): 18 (2011)
Suspension
Suspension Type – Front: Indep torsion bar
Suspension Type – Rear: 5-link coil springs
Spring Capacity – Front (lbs): 3600
Tires
Front Tire Order Code: QST
Rear Tire Order Code: QST
Spare Tire Order Code: ZRS
Front Tire Size: P285/45R22
Rear Tire Size: P285/45R22
Spare Tire Size: P265/70R17
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch – Max Trailer Wt. (lbs): 5000
Dead Weight Hitch – Max Tongue Wt. (lbs): 500
Wt Distributing Hitch – Max Trailer Wt. (lbs): 8100
Wt Distributing Hitch – Max Tongue Wt. (lbs): 1215
Transmission
Drivetrain: AWD
Vehicle
Rear Door Type: Liftgate
Wheels
Front Wheel Size (in): 22 x 9
Rear Wheel Size (in): 22 x 9
Spare Wheel Size (in): 17 x – TBD –
Front Wheel Material: Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material: Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material: Steel

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