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2006 Cadillac Escalade vs. 1992 Cadillac Eldorado

To start off, 2006 Cadillac Escalade is newer by 14 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1992 Cadillac Eldorado. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1992 Cadillac Eldorado would be higher. At 5,967 cc (8 cylinders), 2006 Cadillac Escalade is equipped with a bigger engine. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2006 Cadillac Escalade weights approximately 1107 kg more than 1992 Cadillac Eldorado.

Because 2006 Cadillac Escalade is four wheel drive (4WD), it will have significant more traction and grip than 1992 Cadillac Eldorado. In wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2006 Cadillac Escalade will offer significantly more control. With that said, do keep in mind that many other factors such as speed and the wear on your tires can also have significant impact on traction and control. Let's talk about torque, 2006 Cadillac Escalade (515 Nm @ 4000 RPM) has 143 more torque (in Nm) than 1992 Cadillac Eldorado. (372 Nm @ 3000 RPM). This means 2006 Cadillac Escalade will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 1992 Cadillac Eldorado.

Compare all specifications:

2006 Cadillac Escalade 1992 Cadillac Eldorado
Make Cadillac Cadillac
Model Escalade Eldorado
Year Released 2006 1992
Body Type Pickup Coupe
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 5967 cc 4915 cc
Engine Cylinders 8 cylinders 8 cylinders
Engine Type V V
Horse Power 0 HP 197 HP
Torque 515 Nm 372 Nm
Torque RPM 4000 RPM 3000 RPM
Engine Bore Size 101.6 mm 92.1 mm
Engine Stroke Size 91.9 mm 92 mm
Engine Compression Ratio 10.0:1 9.5:1
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline
Drive Type 4WD Front
Transmission Type Automatic Automatic
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 4 doors 2 doors
Vehicle Weight 2667 kg 1560 kg
Vehicle Length 5620 mm 5140 mm
Vehicle Width 2030 mm 1910 mm
Vehicle Height 1940 mm 1380 mm
Wheelbase Size 3310 mm 2750 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity 117 L 75 L


 

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