It is not uncommon for some car brands to bring back popular models of yesteryears. This can happen in any niche in the automobile industry and pickup trucks can also be re-launched after a gap in production. Cadillac the luxury wing of GM may also do the same in 2019 as per the industry buzz. While nothing is certain at this point, the 2019 Cadillac Escalade EXT a luxury sports utility truck can actually happen in near future.
This model is first time present in late 2002. Noted for its special pickup bed, it was deployed in the award-winning movie Matrix Reloaded. GM wanted it to rival the Lincoln Blackwood which was actually a luxurious version of the Ford F-150. Made originally in México the Escalade EXT was withdrawn after 2013.
2019 Cadillac Escalade EXT Expectations
GM has not hinted at the possibility of re-launching the once popular 2019 Cadillac Escalade EXT. However, industry experts think the chance is there given the fact arch-rival Ford is launching a number of new models in 2019.
The truck is likely to sport a new exterior styling. You can expect a few Cadillac design traits including sleek headlamps and a massive grille. The truck may get a long bed and exterior may be laden with chrome accents. We also expect few new trim options.
2019 Cadillac Escalade Cabin Design
Not much is clear about the design of the cabin of Escalade EXT utility truck. However, like all Cadillac vehicles it will be lavish and made with top-notch materials. You can expect the seats to come with slick leather and a few customization choices may be also there.
The cabin will be relatively noise-free owing to liberal usage of noise insulating materials. The dashboard will be quite sleek and ergonomic.
Safety and Amenities
Like other vehicles by Cadillac, the 2019 Cadillac Escalade EXT is coming with enough safety features. The advanced radar-based and sensor-guided features may also be offered. Some amenities will comes with options. A robust infotainment setup will be present in it.
2019 Cadillac Escalade EXT Powertrain Setup
The engine of the upcoming 2019 Cadillac Escalade EXT is unknown. However, GM will definitely use a powerful engine possibly a turbo diesel or V8 unit under the hood.
The towing capacity will be good and fuel economy will also be decent. While there is no certainty, the truck may also get a hybrid engine. However, this pickup truck is now mean for off-roading.
2019 Cadillac Escalade EXT Availability and Cost
There is no news on the possible release date and cost of the upcoming 2019 Cadillac Escalade EXT. However, the truck may debut in mid-2019. The base price may begin from $35,000. This is the price for the base one model. The higher trims will cost more.
Summing it up
The 2019 Cadillac Escalade EXT sport luxury truck is at speculation stage. The confirmation of its launch is not there too. However, the scope for a re-launch cannot be dismissed totally. GM will need to price the vehicle right and a powerful engine must be to match user requirements.