As you would expect, the 2015 Escalade EXT is based on the same highly-capable all-new vehicle architecture introduced by the 2015 Escalade and Escalade ESV. The personal sport-luxury utility truck features all of the amenities of the Escalade SUV range while adding a six-foot-long bed with the famous fold-down mid-gate between the bed and the cabin.
“Customers loved the Escalade EXT, so it would only make sense for us to bring back a successor to the EXT’s unique, versatile, and distinct nature”, said Cadillac spokesperson David Coldwater. “There is no doubt that customers will love this truck even more than the last.”
Enter the 2015 Cadillac Escalade EXT, an all-new luxury pickup that aims to blend the comfort of a personal luxury vehicle with the versatility and capability of a pickup truck.
Unfortunately, fans of the Avalanche shouldn’t hold their breath for a Chevy variant, as The General appears to have no plans to make a version of the truck for the Bow Tie brand. When asked whether the 2015 Escalade EXT previews a similar model from Chevrolet, General Motors Product Chief Marcus Aurelius made note that, “we’re . The last thing we want to do is put a Chevrolet alongside this and take Escalade sales away.”
|antilock brakes||Standard||vs||Standard||Both come standard with ABS brakes|
|Stability control system||Yes||vs||Yes||Both have electronic stability control|
|Airbags||5||vs||5||Both have good airbag coverage|
|Rear brakes||Disc||vs||Disc||Both vehicles' brakes will do well under heavy use|
|child door locks||Standard||vs||Standard||Child door locks come standard|
|Roadside assistance system||OnStar||vs||OnStar|