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2013 Cadillac Escalade EXT vs. 2013 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Hybrid Review

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Comfort
The Cadillac Escalade EXT offers passengers in its extended cab about the same head- and legroom as the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Hybrid. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the Cadillac Escalade EXT and the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Hybrid.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Cadillac Escalade EXT as you will with the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Hybrid, as they can travel a similar number of miles on a tank of gas.

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 EXT will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Hybrid, which has a much lower MSRP. 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 EXT and the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Hybrid have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Cadillac Escalade EXT is a little narrower than the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Hybrid, so you'll have an easier time getting in and out of the car in a tight parking spot. The Cadillac Escalade EXT is slightly shorter than the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Hybrid, which may make it easier to park.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Cadillac Escalade EXT transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Hybrid.

Handling
The Cadillac Escalade EXT has a significantly smaller turning radius than the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Hybrid, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the Cadillac Escalade EXT is clearly the choice over the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Hybrid for pulling heavy loads. The Cadillac Escalade EXT has a little more horsepower than the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Hybrid.

Utility
The Cadillac Escalade EXT has less seating than the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Hybrid, making the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Hybrid the better choice if you often have passengers. The Cadillac Escalade EXT has a little less cargo capacity than the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Hybrid for hauling material.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Cadillac Escalade EXT over that of the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Hybrid.

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2013 Cadillac
Escalade EXT

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MSRP*: $63,060 - $69,640
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2013 Chevrolet
Silverado 1500 Hybrid

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MSRP*: $41,135 - $51,490
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Cash Back Rebate: Visit Rebate Center Up to $500
Low APR Loan: -- --
Lease Incentive: -- --
City MPG: 13 20
Highway MPG: 18 --
Engine(s): V-8 V-8
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 6
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $58,961 - $65,113 $38,873 - $48,658

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