You might find out all rumors about the comeback of 2017 Cadillac Escalade EXT from online auto magazines. As far as we know, Cadillac started their regular SUV variant at this time and the EXT pickup will be for 2017 model. According to rumors, this car might come out for 2016 version but we believe that it might not happen because there is no confirmation yet from the official. Besides, we are getting closer to the end of 2015 and many automakers are presenting their new model. The most possible option for Cadillac could be by releasing 2017 Escalade EXT.
2017 Cadillac Escalade EXT Design
This pickup truck should come out with the same level of changes as their new variant of SUV that they have done. It is mentioned by many reports that the company would like to share the same styling especially for interior and exterior. It is possible to say that this 2017 Cadillac Escalade EXT might go with the new front and rear end that is redesigned and modernized. The most significant change is around its grille. In the previous design, it has meshed grille design and now, this latest edition is promising to have horizontal stripes. The body style that will be kept is four-door crew-cab pickup layout.
Around the cabin, 2017 Cadillac Escalade EXT has more changes. It is built with the sleek lines and excellent curves to create bold look on its bodywork. It has no change for its transmission positioning and the company keeps the current position that is behind the steering wheel so that the center console is quite spacious. The materials and finishes are better than before to make the car more beautiful. Interior trim options are available too. You can choose Base, Luxury and Premium.
2017 Cadillac Escalade EXT Engine
When it comes to the engine, 2017 Cadillac Escalade EXT only have one to offer. It is EcoTec 3 L86 V8 engine with 6.2 liter to produce the amount of output for more than 420 hp and 460 pound-feet of torque. It goes to all-wheel with the support of ten-speed auto transmission. It also will be completed with Magnetic Ride Control for standard and the towing capacity is about 7,900 and 8,300 pounds depend on the equipment you choose. By this setup, it has 17 percent more efficiency compared to the previous model.
2017 Cadillac Escalade EXT Price and Release
As a new model, 2017 Cadillac Escalade EXT might come out in the market sometime in the end of this year but its launch perhaps will be kept after 2016. Most likely, it will be unveiled in the middle of 2016 or in fall. The starting price should be about $75,000.