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2014 Cadillac Escalade vs. 2013 Infiniti QX56 Review

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Comfort
Passengers in the backseat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Infiniti QX56 than in the Cadillac Escalade, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Cadillac Escalade will be popular with taller drivers and passengers in the front seat, due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Infiniti QX56.

Convenience
The Infiniti QX56 requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Cadillac Escalade, making it more convenient to drive.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Cadillac Escalade is somewhat more expensive than the Infiniti QX56. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. Both the Cadillac Escalade and the Infiniti QX56 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Cadillac Escalade is a little narrower than the Infiniti QX56, so you'll have an easier time getting in and out of the car in a tight parking spot. The Cadillac Escalade is slightly shorter than the Infiniti QX56, which may make it easier to park.

Drivetrain
With similar torque, the Cadillac Escalade and the Infiniti QX56 are about even in transmitting their respective horsepower to the wheels.

Handling
The Cadillac Escalade has a smaller turning radius than the Infiniti QX56, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
If you've got something you need to pull, the Cadillac Escalade will do just as well as the Infiniti QX56, since they have about the same towing capacity. In terms of horsepower, it's a virtual tie between the Cadillac Escalade and the Infiniti QX56.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Cadillac Escalade and the Infiniti QX56. The Cadillac Escalade has a roomier cargo area for putting your bags or other items than the Infiniti QX56.

Warranty
The Infiniti QX56 offers a little more coverage in its basic warranty than the Cadillac Escalade.

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2014 Cadillac
Escalade

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MSRP*: $63,745 - $83,070
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2013 Infiniti
QX56

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MSRP*: $60,750 - $64,450
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Cash Back Rebate: Up to $750 Visit Rebate Center
Low APR Loan: As low as 0.90% --
Lease Incentive: -- As low as 2.38%
City MPG: 13 - 14 14
Highway MPG: 18 --
Engine(s): V-8 V-8
Seating Capacity: 7 - 8 8 - 8
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/60,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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***** Not Tested
Invoice*: $59,602 - $77,670 $56,218 - $59,636

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