For 2008, the Escalade ESV is the extended wheel-base model of the Cadillac Escalade. Longer in the rear portion of the vehicle for additional storage space, the Escalade features the same 6.2-liter V8 engine that generates 403 horsepower linked to a four-speed automatic transmission with an all-wheel-drive system.Read more Read less
For 2008 Cadillac's flagship Escalade luxury SUV is available as a 2WD on the ESV. In addition, the V8 Ultra Luxury Collection package, which includes an audio system with navigation, rearview camera system, Intellibeam headlamps, heated and cooled seats, heated steering wheel, 22" chromed aluminum wheels and a sunroof is available on the Escalade, ESV and EXT. New exterior colors for 2008 include Stealth Gray and Infrared Tintcoat for the Escalade and ESV and Sonoma Red for the EXT.
Power and acceleration; controlled ride; interior space (ESV); safety; style statement.
The 2008 Cadillac Escalade stands out from its competitors with its powerful, 403-horsepower engine, plush interior appointments and entertainment options, and an interior design that's possibly the most opulent of any American-produced vehicle. The EXT also offers more luxury and comfort features, and makes more of a style statement, than nearly any other pickup truck available.