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2006 Cadillac Escalade vs. 2008 Cadillac SRX

To start off, 2008 Cadillac SRX is newer by 2 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2006 Cadillac Escalade. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2006 Cadillac Escalade 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 1032 kg more than 2008 Cadillac SRX.

Both vehicles are four wheel drive (4WD) - it offers better handling, traction, and control in all driving conditions compared with front wheel drive or rear wheel drive vehicles. 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 171 more torque (in Nm) than 2008 Cadillac SRX. (344 Nm @ 2800 RPM). This means 2006 Cadillac Escalade will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2008 Cadillac SRX.

Compare all specifications:

2006 Cadillac Escalade 2008 Cadillac SRX
Make Cadillac Cadillac
Model Escalade SRX
Year Released 2006 2008
Body Type Pickup SUV
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 5967 cc 3562 cc
Engine Cylinders 8 cylinders 6 cylinders
Engine Type V V
Horse Power 0 HP 255 HP
Torque 515 Nm 344 Nm
Torque RPM 4000 RPM 2800 RPM
Engine Bore Size 101.6 mm 94 mm
Engine Stroke Size 91.9 mm 85.6 mm
Engine Compression Ratio 10.0:1 10.2:1
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline - Premium
Drive Type 4WD 4WD
Transmission Type Automatic Automatic
Number of Seats 5 seats 7 seats
Number of Doors 4 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 2667 kg 1635 kg
Vehicle Length 5620 mm 4960 mm
Vehicle Width 2030 mm 1850 mm
Vehicle Height 1940 mm 1730 mm
Wheelbase Size 3310 mm 2950 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 15.7 L/100km 14.7 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 117 L 76 L


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