Cadillac Escalade vs. Mercedes-Benz G-Class

Red Passion Tintcoat
VS
Designo Manufaktur Orange Metallic

Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book Value
$65,693 - $70,780
$92,257 - $104,341

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.75 / 5
28 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
420 hp
416 hp

Engine Type

Engine Type
6.2L V8
4.0L V8 biturbo

Interior Features

Sun Roof

Sun Roof
Optional
Not Available

Heated Steering Wheel

Heated Steering Wheel
Not Available
Optional

Privacy Glass

Privacy Glass
Not Available
Optional

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
45.3 in.
52.5 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
39.7 - 42.8 in.
42.4 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
39 in.
41.9 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
38.7 in.
40.1 in.

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Optional
Not Available

Entertainment System

Entertainment System
Not Available
Optional

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration
Optional
Not Available

AUX Input

AUX Input
Optional
Not Available

Navigation System

Navigation System
Optional
Not Available

Passengers

Passengers
7 - 8
5

Power Driver Seat

Power Driver Seat
Optional
Not Available

Power Passenger Seat

Power Passenger Seat
Optional
Not Available

Heated Front Seats

Heated Front Seats
Optional
Not Available

Seat Memory

Seat Memory
Optional
Not Available

Pass Through Rear Seat

Pass Through Rear Seat
Optional
Not Available

Seat Massage

Seat Massage
Optional
Not Available

Driver Lumbar

Driver Lumbar
Optional
Not Available

Exterior Features

Tire Width

Tire Width

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
116 in.
112.2 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
39 ft.
44.6 ft.

Width

Width
80.5 in.
71.8 in.

Mechanical Specs

Horsepower

Horsepower
420 hp
416 hp

Torque

Torque
460 ft. lbs.
450 ft. lbs.

Maximum Towing Capacity

Maximum Towing Capacity
Not Available
7000 .lbs

Maximum Tongue Weight

Maximum Tongue Weight
500 .lbs
700 .lbs

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
26 gal.
25.4 gal.

Combined

Combined
7 - 22 mpg
7 - 7 mpg

City

City
14 mpg
13 mpg

Highway

Highway
21 - 23 mpg
14 mpg

Manual Mode

Manual Mode
Optional
Not Available

Overdrive

Overdrive
Optional
Not Available

Safety Features

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Cadillac Escalade
Mercedes-Benz G-Class

Body Style

Body Style
Sport Utility Vehicle
Sport Utility

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Four Wheel Drive - Rear Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
7 - 8
5

Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front

Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front
3400 - 3550 lbs.
3197 lbs.

Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear

Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear
4100 - 4200 lbs.
4189 lbs.

Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap

Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap
7100 - 7300 lbs.
7055 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
17 mpg.
13 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
14 mpg.
13 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
21 - 23 mpg.
14 mpg.

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
10.3 - 10.4
13.6

Gross Combined Wt Rating

Gross Combined Wt Rating
14000 lbs.
Not Available

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
5000 lbs.
7000 lbs.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
500 lbs.
700 lbs.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
8100 - 8300 lbs.
7000 lbs.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
810 - 830 lbs.
700 lbs.

Engine Order Code

Engine Order Code
L86
Not Available

Engine Type

Engine Type
Gas V8
Twin Turbo Premium Unleaded V-8

Displacement

Displacement
6.2L/376
4.0 L/243

Fuel System

Fuel System
Electronic Fuel Injection
Gasoline Direct Injection

Trans Order Code

Trans Order Code
MF6
Not Available

Trans Type

Trans Type
10
7

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic
Automatic w/OD

Transfer Case Model

Transfer Case Model
N/A
Electronic

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
600
Not Available

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
170
180

Total Cooling System Capacity

Total Cooling System Capacity
16.7 qts.
Not Available

Frame Type

Frame Type
Ladder-type
Not Available

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Independent
Leading Link

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
5-Link
Trailing Link

Spring Capacity - Front

Spring Capacity - Front
3400 - 3600 lbs.
Not Available

Spring Capacity - Rear

Spring Capacity - Rear
4100 - 4200 lbs.
Not Available

Axle Type - Front

Axle Type - Front
Independent
Non-Independent

Axle Type - Rear

Axle Type - Rear
Solid Axle w/Five-Link Location
Rigid Axle

Axle Capacity - Front

Axle Capacity - Front
3400 - 3925 lbs.
3086 lbs.

Axle Capacity - Rear

Axle Capacity - Rear
4200 lbs.
4189 lbs.

Axle Ratio (:1) - Front

Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
3.23
3.58

Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear

Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear
3.23
3.58

Shock Absorber Diameter - Front

Shock Absorber Diameter - Front
1.81 mm.
Not Available

Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear

Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear
1.81 mm.
Not Available

Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front

Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front
1.41 in.
Not Available

Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear

Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear
1.10 in.
Not Available

Front Tire Order Code

Front Tire Order Code
QST
R02

Rear Tire Order Code

Rear Tire Order Code
QST
R02

Spare Tire Order Code

Spare Tire Order Code
RC4
Not Available

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P285/45R22
P275/55VR19

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P285/45R22
P275/55VR19

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
P265/70R17
Full-Size

Front Tire Capacity

Front Tire Capacity
N/A lbs.
Not Available

Rear Tire Capacity

Rear Tire Capacity
N/A lbs.
Not Available

Spare Tire Capacity

Spare Tire Capacity
N/A lbs.
Not Available

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
22 x 9.0 in.
19 X 9.5 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
22 x 9.0 in.
19 X 9.5 in.

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
17 in.
Full-Size in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum - Steel
Aluminum

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum - Steel
Aluminum

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Steel
Aluminum

Steering Type

Steering Type
Pwr
Re-Circulating Ball

Steering Ratio (:1), On Center

Steering Ratio (:1), On Center
17.3
Not Available

Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock

Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock
3.4
Not Available

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
39.0 ft.
44.6 ft.

Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall

Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall
N/A ft.
Not Available

Brake Type

Brake Type
Pwr
4-Wheel Disc

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
4-Wheel

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Yes

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
Yes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
17 in.
12.4 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
17 in.
10.7 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
26 gal.
25.4 gal.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
39.7 - 42.80 in.
42.4 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
45.30 in.
52.5 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
64.90 in.
56.3 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
60.90 in.
51.5 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
38.70 in.
40.1 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
39.00 in.
41.9 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
64.40 in.
56.3 in.

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
60.20 in.
53.9 in.

Third Head Room

Third Head Room
38.10 in.
Not Available

Third Leg Room

Third Leg Room
24.80 in.
Not Available

Third Shoulder Room

Third Shoulder Room
62.60 in.
Not Available

Third Hip Room

Third Hip Room
49.30 in.
Not Available

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
116.00 in.
112.2 in.

Length, Overall w/rear bumper

Length, Overall w/rear bumper
203.90 in.
Not Available

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
80.50 in.
71.8 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
74.40 in.
76.9 in.

Overhang, Front

Overhang, Front
N/A in.
Not Available

Overhang, Rear w/bumper

Overhang, Rear w/bumper
N/A in.
Not Available

Ground to Top of Load Floor

Ground to Top of Load Floor
32.1 in.
Not Available

Ground Clearance, Front

Ground Clearance, Front
8.0 in.
Not Available

Ground Clearance, Rear

Ground Clearance, Rear
8.0 in.
Not Available

Rear Door Type

Rear Door Type
Liftgate
Not Available

Side Door Type

Side Door Type
Swing-out
Not Available

Step Up Height - Side

Step Up Height - Side
22.0 in.
Not Available

Cargo Volume to Seat 1

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
94.2 ft³.
79.5 ft³.

Cargo Volume to Seat 2

Cargo Volume to Seat 2
51.6 ft³.
38.6 ft³.

Cargo Volume to Seat 3

Cargo Volume to Seat 3
15.2 ft³.
38.6 ft³.

Model Group

Model Group
Escalade
G-Class

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Large Luxury Sport Utility
Large Luxury Sport Utility

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Sport Utility
Sport Utility

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
6.2
4.0

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
OHV
DOHC

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
aluminum

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
8
8

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
2
4