Car insurance for the Cadillac Escalade Hybrid often costs in the neighborhood of $2,500 per year. Your actual auto insurance cost will be affected by a number of other factors like driving history, age and how the vehicle is used but $2,500 is a national average.

What are the Cadillac Escalade Hybrid’s environmental features?

The Cadillac Escalade Hybrid SUV has two power sources, a gas engine and electric motors. These provide the ultimate balance of efficiency and performance allowing the vehicle to run in either gas or electric mode (switching easily between the two modes as needed). The Escalade Hybrid SUV even recognizes the weight shift from pulling a lot of weight up a hill and automatically shifts into the best power mode.

The result of these two power sources, combined with Active Fuel Management, is a staggering reduction in CO emissions. The Escalade Hybrid SUV gets 23 MPG on the highway and 20 MPG in the city, as estimated by the EPA- that’s the best fuel economy in its class!

What kind of luxury features are available?

This vehicle is not just about fuel efficiency- it also features the luxury one would expect from a Cadillac. It comfortably seats 8 adults, and the two in the front get to experience the 14-way adjustable power seats. The first and second row of seats have TEHĀMA®6 Aniline leather, an exceptionally soft material.

The interior of the Escalade Hybrid SUV is very luxurious. The instrument panel is leather wrapped, door panels feature upper trim with French stitched seams and the interior wood trim is has burled walnut, genuine olive ash and decorative inlays.

The Cadillac Escalade Hybrid SUV also has a number of technological features that are available with luxury in mind. There is a rear seat entertainment system and a tri-zone automatic climate control that allows you to set independent temperatures for the driver, front passenger and rear passengers. Did we also mention cup holders that are heated and cool?

The control center of the Escalade Hybrid SUV houses the navigation system and a Bose 5.1 surround sound system with 10 speakers. The Bose stereo features Tune Select, a feature that can notify you when one of your favorite songs comes on any SiriusXM radio station. Similarly, the navigation system has Franchise Favorites, a feature that helps you locate your favorite businesses, regardless of where you may go. There is also an optional adaptive remote start that can give you the chance to heat or cool your vehicle to the desired temperature before you even enter it.

The vehicle has the exclusive Magnetic Ride Control, a feature that can interpret the road and adjust the shocks to make the ride as smooth as possible. It also has the unique and easily recognizable front fascia and grilles that lets everybody know that they are seeing an Escalade.

How safe is the Cadillac Escalade Hybrid SUV?

In addition to standard safety features like airbags and advanced ABS brakes, the Escalade Hybrid was the first luxury SUV to use brilliant LED headlights. These are not only safer and provide more light, but also have a jewel-like appearance.

The Magnetic Ride Control and automatic rear level control help to make sure that the vehicle stays in the proper balance, even when carrying a lot of passengers or heavy cargo. In the case of an accident, the Cadillac Escalade Hybrid has a rigid body with carefully placed crumple zones to absorb the impact. It is equipped with OnStar, so a call will automatically be made for assistance as soon as the vehicle detects an accident.

How much does it cost to buy a Cadillac Escalade Hybrid?

The Cadillac Escalade Hybrid SUV has a Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price of $73,850. With some of the more popular options, like the platinum package with the chromed wheels, the price could go up to $87,090. Luckily, this SUV can usually be obtained for less than the MSRP thanks to dealer incentives, sales, and a dealership’s willingness to negotiate on price.

What kind of warranty does Cadillac offer?

With the Cadillac Escalade Hybrid you get a standard 4 year or 50,000 mile warranty that covers repairs due to defects in workmanship or materials. It includes towing to the nearest dealership. For the powertrain, which includes the engine and internal engine parts, the transmission, the drive shaft and the axles, the warranty is extended to five years or 100,000 miles. Cadillac also offers 24/7 roadside assistance and courtesy transportation for five years and 100,000 miles with the purchase of a new vehicle.