2012 Cadillac Escalade Base Features & Specs

Front passenger 3/4 w/ wheels turned.

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Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value
$23,570 - $26,279
Horsepower
403 hp
Bluetooth
Standard
BackUp Camera
Standard
Engine Type
Vortec 6.2L V8 SFI (E85)

Interior Features

Convenience & Comfort

Sun Roof
Not Available
Alarm
Not Available
BackUp Camera
Standard
HeadsUp Display
Not Available
Keyless Entry
Standard
Universal Garage Door Opener
Standard
Rain Sensing Wipers
Not Available
Heated Mirrors
Standard
Heated Steering Wheel
Not Available
Power Mirrors
Standard
Steering Wheel Controls
Standard
Cruise Control
Standard
Power Windows
Standard
Rear Defrost
Standard
Privacy Glass
Standard
Premium Sound System
Standard
Driver Restriction Features
Not Available
Automatic Parking
Not Available
Power Steering
Standard

Dimensions

Front Leg Room
41.3 in.
Front Head Room
41.1 in.
Rear Leg Room
39 in.
Second Head Room
39.2 in.
Trunk Volume
Not Available
Cargo Volume
Not Available

Entertainment

Bluetooth
Standard
MP3 Player
Standard
Entertainment System
Not Available
Satellite Radio
Standard
WiFi Hotspot
Not Available
Smart Device Integration
Not Available
AUX Input
Standard
CD Player
Standard

Heating & Cooling

Climate Control
Standard
AC
Standard
Dual Zone
Standard

Navigation & Communication

Navigation System
Standard
Cell PhoneHookup
Not Available

Seats

Standard Seat
Leather
Passengers
7 - 8
Power Driver Seat
Standard
Power Passenger Seat
Standard
Heated Front Seats
Standard
Heated Rear Seats
Standard
Cooled Front Seats
Standard
Cooled Rear Seats
Not Available
Seat Memory
Standard
3rd Row Seating
Standard
Pass Through Rear Seat
Standard
Seat Massage
Not Available
Driver Lumbar
Standard

Exterior Features

Accessories

Standard Seat
Aluminum
Power Liftgate
Standard
Hands Free Liftgate
Not Available
Power Folding Mirror
Standard
Bed Liner
Not Available
Rear Spoiler
Not Available
Running Boards
Standard

Dimensions

Tire Width
P265/65R18
Wheelbase
116 in.
Turning Radius
39 ft.
Length
Not Available
Width
79 in.

Mechanical Specs

Engine & Performance

Weight
Not Available
Horsepower
403 hp
Torque
417 ft. lbs.
Maximum Towing Capacity
Not Available
Maximum Towing Weight
500 .lbs
Trailer Hitch Receiver
Not Available
Gas Electric Hybrid
Not Available
FlexFuel Electric Hybrid
Not Available
PlugIn Electric Gas
Not Available
PlugIn Electric FlexFuel
Not Available
Turbocharged
Not Available
4wheel Disc Brakes
Standard
Limited Slip Differential
Standard
Performance Tires
Not Available
Engine Cylinders
8 Cylinders
Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive

Fuel

Fuel Capacity
26 gal.
Combined
16 mpg
City
14 mpg
Highway
18 mpg

Suspension

Active Suspension
Not Available
Air Suspension
Standard
Stance Suspension
Not Available

Transmission

Manual Mode
Not Available
Overdrive
Standard
CTV Transmission
Not Available

Safety Features

Features

Spare Tire
Conventional Spare Tire
Tow Hooks
Standard
ABS Brakes
Standard
Automatic Headlights
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor System
Standard
Child Safety Locks
Standard
Stability Control
Standard
Traction Control
Standard
HID Headlights
Standard
Auto Leveling Headlinghts
Not Available
Rear Parking Sensors
Standard
Adaptive Cruise Control
Not Available
Night Vision
Not Available

Assistance

Automated Emergency Braking
Not Available
Blind Spot Monitor
Not Available
Lane Keeping Assist
Not Available
Lane Departure Warning
Not Available
Cross Traffic Alert
Not Available

Air Bags

Driver Airbag
Standard
Passenger Airbag
Standard
Passenger Airbag OnOff Switch
Not Available
Front Side Airbag
Standard
Rear Side Airbag
Standard
Front Head Airbag
Standard
Rear Head Airbag
Standard
Passenger Airbag Sensor
Standard
Knee Airbag
Not Available
Seatbelt Airbag
Not Available

Tech Specs

Technical

Vehicle Name
Cadillac Escalade
Body Style
4 Door
Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive - Rear Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity
7 - 8
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front
3250 - 4200 lbs.
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear
3550 - 4200 lbs.
Curb Weight - Front
2704 - 2898 lbs.
Curb Weight - Rear
2784 - 2796 lbs.
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score
1
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap
7100 - 7300 lbs.
Fuel Economy Est-Combined
15 - 16
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
13 - 14 mpg.
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
18 mpg.
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
11.6 - 12.4
Gross Combined Wt Rating
14000 lbs.
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
5000 lbs.
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
500 lbs.
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
8100 - 8300 lbs.
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
1215 - 1245 lbs.
Engine Order Code
L94
Engine Type
Gas/Ethanol V8
Displacement
6.2L/376
Fuel System
SFI
Trans Order Code
MYC
Trans Type
6
Trans Description Cont.
HD Automatic w/OD
First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.03
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.36
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.53
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.15
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.85
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.67
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.06
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
160
Frame Type
Ladder-type
Suspension Type - Front
Independent w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear
5-Link w/Coil Springs
Spring Capacity - Front
3250 - 3600 lbs.
Spring Capacity - Rear
4100 lbs.
Axle Type - Front
Independent
Axle Type - Rear
Semi-Floating
Axle Capacity - Front
3925 lbs.
Axle Capacity - Rear
4200 lbs.
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
3.42
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear
3.42
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front
46 mm.
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear
46 mm.
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front
1.41 in.
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear
1.10 in.
Front Tire Order Code
QXK
Rear Tire Order Code
QXK
Spare Tire Order Code
ZRS
Front Tire Size
P265/65R18
Rear Tire Size
P265/65R18
Spare Tire Size
P265/70R17
Front Wheel Size
18 x 8 in.
Rear Wheel Size
18 x 8 in.
Spare Wheel Size
17 x 7.5 in.
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Steel
Steering Type
Pwr
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center
17.8
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock
3
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
39.0 ft.
Brake Type
Pwr
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
13.0 x 1.2 in.
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
13.5 x 0.8 in.
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
26 gal.
Front Head Room
41.1 in.
Front Leg Room
41.3 in.
Front Shoulder Room
65.2 in.
Front Hip Room
60.5 in.
Second Head Room
39.2 in.
Second Leg Room
39.0 in.
Second Shoulder Room
65.2 in.
Second Hip Room
60.8 in.
Third Head Room
37.9 in.
Third Leg Room
25.6 in.
Third Shoulder Room
61.7 in.
Third Hip Room
49.1 in.
Wheelbase
116.0 in.
Length, Overall w/rear bumper
202.5 in.
Width, Max w/o mirrors
79.0 in.
Height, Overall
75.9 in.
Ground to Top of Load Floor
31.6 in.
Ground Clearance, Front
9 in.
Ground Clearance, Rear
9 in.
Rear Door Type
Liftgate
Side Door Type
Swing-out
Step Up Height - Front
20.2 - 21.8 in.
Step Up Height - Side
20.2 - 21.8 in.
Cargo Volume to Seat 1
108.9 ft³.
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
60.3 ft³.
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
16.9 ft³.

Available Colors

Exterior

  • Black Ice Metallic
  • Black Raven
  • Crystal Red Tintcoat
  • Gold Mist Metallic
  • Mocha Steel Metallic
  • Radiant Silver Metallic
  • White Diamond Tricoat
  • Xenon Blue Metallic

Interior

  • Cashmere/Cocoa
  • Ebony/Ebony

Available Styles

2WD 4dr Base
AWD 4dr Base