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2020 Cadillac Escalade ESV vs. 2019 Audi e-tron Review

New 2020 Cadillac Escalade ESV

2020 Cadillac
Escalade ESV

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New 2019 Audi e-tron

2019 Audi

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$78,195 to $98,295
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Invoice* $74,285 to $93,380 $70,312
MPG - City 14 74
MPG - Hwy 21 - 23 N/A
Engine(s) V-8 355-hp, (electric)
Seating Capacity 8 5
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** Not Tested *****
Frontal Crash Rating** Not Tested ****
Side Crash Rating** Not Tested *****

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

The Cadillac Escalade ESV offers a bit more room for passengers in the back seat than the Audi e-tron. The Cadillac Escalade ESV will be popular with taller drivers and passengers in the front seat, due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Audi e-tron.

Due to the larger tank size and better fuel economy of the Cadillac Escalade ESV, you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Audi e-tron.

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 ESV is somewhat more expensive than the Audi e-tron. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Destination Charge for the Cadillac Escalade ESV is much higher than that for the Audi e-tron.

Since the Cadillac Escalade ESV is much wider than the Audi e-tron, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the Cadillac Escalade ESV, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Audi e-tron.

With somewhat higher torque, the Cadillac Escalade ESV transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Audi e-tron.

The Cadillac Escalade ESV has a larger turning radius than the Audi e-tron, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

When considering towing capacity, the Cadillac Escalade ESV is clearly the choice over the Audi e-tron for pulling heavy loads. The Cadillac Escalade ESV has a little more horsepower than the Audi e-tron.

Soccer Moms and those who need to chauffeur around a lot of people will appreciate the Cadillac Escalade ESV more than the Audi e-tron, due to its significantly greater seating capacity. With the Cadillac Escalade ESV, you'll be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Audi e-tron.

The Cadillac Escalade ESV comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Audi e-tron.