Escalade EXT’s full-size pickup truck is ready for the next level of refreshments. This iconic model will make a comeback after six years of its discontinued production. According to numerous speculations, the next-gen pickup truck 2021 Cadillac Escalade EXT will be modern, and it will gain a new look.
Furthermore, with the release of the new model, we can expect a completely new styling, more features, and better interior materials and techs. Of course, some changes will happen under the hood. We have some information that the upcoming 2021 Escalade EXT could get a new engine that will provide impressive performance. However, we are still waiting for some official confirmation.
How Exterior of the 2021 Cadillac Escalade EXT Will Look Like?
The 2021 Cadillac Escalade EXT pickup truck will be redesigned, and it will get a completely new design. In terms of styling, Escalade EXT will gain a more sporty appearance. Unfortunately, there are no available images to confirm that.
From some reports, front of this pickup will come with a larger grille that usual, and the manufacturer will finally add a new pair of LED headlights. To the sides, the EXT model will gain more beautiful lines, and 20-inch wheels will be offered as optional equipment. On the back, we can expect even more changes. The new LED taillights, bolder rear bumper, and new chrome exhaust system will be part of these updates.
Interior Will Be Similar as in the SUV version
As for the interior, the 2021 Cadillac Escalade EXT will get a modern cabin and significant-tech upgrades. Like the Cadillac Escalade SUV, this pickup will deliver exceptional comfort and a lot of high-quality materials. The base trim level will offer the same package that is available on Escalade SUV. The standard equipment will include more features, and the highlight of the offer will be a 12.3-inch display. Upper trims will bring even more luxury, and we can expect leather seats, premium sound system, rear-seat entertainment system, and much more.
Moreover, safety will be enhanced, and according to the newest reports, the upcoming 2021 Cadillac Escalade EXT will arrive with electronic stability control, parking assist system, plenty of airbags, and cameras.
2021 Cadillac Escalade EXT Powertrain Rumors
According to numerous reports, the all-new 2021 Cadillac Escalade EXT will be powered with reliable engines. The first one that is rumored is a 6.2-liter unit that will be able to deliver 420 horsepower and 440 lb-ft of torque. This powertrain might use the same 9-speed automatic transmission that is used on the Nissan Titan model. This transmission is very dependable, and it provides smoother shifting. An AWD setup will also be available as optional. However, thanks to its stable platform and strong engine, the Escalade will be able to maximum tow up to 8500 pounds.
The next rumored powertrains is a 4.2-liter bi-turbo V8. This unit can make 550 hp and 625 lb-ft of torque. On top of that, this engine will be optional, and it will offer a standard AWD system.
Price and Release Date
The new-gen 2021 Cadillac Escalade EXT will get a new look and more features. This iconic pickup truck that is available in three trim levels will start at around $40,000 for the base one.
However, the price of the upper trims may pass the $60,000 mark. The upcoming pickup truck Escalade EXT will hit the dealerships in the last quarter of 2020 as the 2021 model.