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2021 Cadillac Escalade
Luxury 4WD
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2011 Cadillac DTS
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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2021 Cadillac Escalade
Luxury 4WD
Cherise Threewitt Test Drive Review:

Youthful aspiration often translates into adult acquisition. When the first Cadillac Escalade went on sale and quickly became an American popular culture icon, the oldest Millennials w...

2011 Cadillac DTS
A. Lessels Preview:

The 2011 Cadillac DTS lives on and offers up many of the same features that marked its debut in limousine form for the second inauguration of President George Herbert Walker Bush in 20...

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  • Look and Feel 9
  • Performance 9
  • Form & Function 10
  • Technology 8
  • Safety 8
  • Cost-Effectiveness 5
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User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2021 Cadillac Escalade
Luxury 4WD
No User Reviews
2011 Cadillac DTS
Tony writes:
Slightly ahead of the Town Car and almost the same comfort and cargo capacity
Value Ranked 2011 Lincoln Town Car better.
"The ride and the mileage on ours have been better"
Would Buy Ranked 2011 Lincoln Town Car worse.
"There are more features available on the DTS than the Town Car"
GuruX2XRT writes:
great car, best ride around.
JNDJr writes:
Power Ranked 2011 Lincoln Town Car Executive L better.
"Lincolns RWD"
Looks/Style Ranked 2011 Lincoln Town Car Executive L better.
"More ROOM for ANY Passenger..!!"


2021 Cadillac Escalade
Luxury 4WD
2011 Cadillac DTS
Powertrain 4-Speed Automatic
Fuel Economy, City
14 MPG
15 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
19 MPG
23 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 24 gal 18 gal
Fuel Type
277 hp @ 3,750 RPM
420 hp @ 5,600 RPM
275 hp @ 6,000 RPM
460 lb-ft @ 1,500 RPM
460 lb-ft @ 4,100 RPM
295 lb-ft @ 4,400 RPM
6 cylinders
8 cylinders
8 cylinders
Compression Ratio
3,000 cc
6,200 cc
4,600 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.3 in x 3.54 in
4.06 in x 3.62 in
3.66 in x 3.3 in
ABS Brakes Standard Optional
Driver Airbag Standard Optional
Passenger Airbag Standard Optional
Front Side Airbags Standard Optional
Curtain Airbags Standard Optional
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Leather Seats -- Optional
Air Conditioning Standard Optional
CD Player Standard Optional
Radio Standard Optional
Power Windows Standard Optional
Power Door Locks Standard Optional
Driver Power Seats Standard Optional
Passenger Power Seats Standard Optional
Maximum Seating 8 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 44.5 in 42.5 in
Back Legroom 41.7 in 41.6 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 25.5 cu ft 18.8 cu ft
Maximum Payload 1,647 lbs --
Standard Towing Capacity 7,500 lbs 1,000 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 8,000 lbs 1,000 lbs
Length 211.9 in 207.6 in
Width 81.1 in 74.8 in
Height 76.7 in 57.6 in
Wheelbase 120.9 in 115.6 in

Available Options

2021 Cadillac Escalade
Luxury 4WD

Exterior Colors

  • Black Raven
  • Crystal White Tricoat
  • Dark Mocha Metallic
  • Dark Moon Blue Metallic
  • Infrared Tintcoat
  • Sandstone Metallic
  • Satin Steel Metallic
  • Shadow Metallic

Option Packages

  • LPO, 22" (55.9 CM) 12-Spoke Chrome Alloy Wheels
  • LPO, 22" (55.9 CM) 12-Spoke Gloss Black Alloy Wheels
  • LPO, 22" (55.9 CM) Multi-Spoke Polished Alloy Wheels With Dark Android Gloss Finish
  • LPO, Black Roof Rack Cross Rails
  • LPO, Bright Sport Mesh Grille With GALVANO Surround
  • LPO, Cargo Convenience Package
  • LPO, Cat-Back Performance Exhaust
  • LPO, Illuminated Door Sill Plates, Front And Rear
  • LPO, Illumination Package
  • LPO, Performance Upgrade Package
  • LPO, Radiant Package
2011 Cadillac DTS

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