2021 CADILLAC Escalade Trim Comparison

January 31st, 2021 by

2021 Cadillac Escalade lineup view

The 2021 Cadillac Escalade is unlike any other luxury SUV available in Long Island City. That’s why it’s so popular here at City Cadillac! Of course, aside from its potent performance, ample space, and impressive towing capacity, the Escalade also provides you a choice of five luxurious trim configurations to choose from. Which of the Cadillac Escalade trim levels will best meet your needs? We’re ready to help you find that out here at City Cadillac! So read on, or contact us with your questions.

Learn About the Escalade Trim Levels for 2021

There’s a Cadillac Escalade trim level that’s perfect for you. It’s just a matter of finding out which one that is! Luckily, we here at City Cadillac are here to help. To read more about each one of your trim configuration options with the below Escalade trim comparison:

Escalade Luxury

  • MSRP starting at $76,195
  • Curved OLED offers 38 inches of total diagonal display
  • 6.2L V8 engine with Dynamic Fuel Management offers impressive power
  • AKG Studio 19-speaker sound system envelopes you in hi-fi sound
  • 22 inch 14-spoke alloy wheels with bright silver finish add exterior pizazz
  • Automatic Emergency Braking, Forward Collision Alert, HD Surround Vision, Front Pedestrian Braking, Rear Pedestrian Alert, and Safety Alert Seat are standard

Premium Luxury 

  • MSRP starting at $82,995
  • Includes all Escalade Luxury features and those listed below
  • Boasts a full-color Head-Up display
  • 22 inch 14-spoke alloy wheels with polished finish add extra polish
  • Enhanced Automatic Parking Assist adds an extra layer of safety
  • Panoramic sunroof lets the sunlight (or moonlight) in
  • Rear Camera Mirror with remote wash helps in looking back before moving forward
  • Driver Awareness Plus package, which includes Rear Cross Traffic Alert, Lane Change Alert with Side Blind Zone Alert, and Lane Keep Assist with Lane Departure Warning, is standard fare with this Escalade trim 

Escalade Sport 

  • MSRP starting at $85,595
  • Includes the Premium Luxury features and those listed below
  • Performance package with Limited-Slip Differential, Magnetic Ride Control, and Trailering Integration Package adds a dynamic feel to your Astoria drives
  • 22 inch 12-spoke polished alloy wheels with dark android finish spark conversation
  • Gloss black front fascia trim, window trim, roof rack, bodyside molding, liftgate trim, running boards, and exhaust bezel upgrades make for a dynamic exterior look

Premium Luxury Platinum

  • MSRP starting at $99,995
  • Includes the Premium Luxury features and those listed below
  • Leather-wrapped interior trim adds posh comfort for all passengers, while full Semi-Aniline leather seats cosset everyone in comfort
  • Unique Platinum Galvano grille makes for an especially striking front fascia design
  • AKG Studio Reference 36-speaker sound system
  • 16-way power driver and front-passenger heated and ventilated seats with lumbar and massage function turn every Great Neck drive into a serene experience
  • Driver Assist Tech Package adds greater functionality and connection
  • 22 inch 10-spoke polished alloy wheels with dark android finish and laser etching complete the look of this Escalade trim’s exterior

Escalade Sport Platinum 

  • MSRP starting at $99,995
  • Includes Sport features and those listed below
  • Full Semi-Aniline leather seats
  • Leather-wrapped interior trim 
  • 16-way power driver and front-passenger heated and ventilated seats with lumbar and massage function for greater comfort and serenity in Brooklyn and beyond
  • AKG Studio Reference 36-speaker sound system is the pinnacle of Escalade audio 
  • Driver Assist Tech Package makes staying safe and informed easier than ever
  • Rear Seat Entertainment system with dual independent 12.6-inch diagonal infotainment displays keeps the kids entertained

Escalade Trim Differences 

The penultimate and top-level Escalade trim levels — that is, the Premium Luxury Platinum and the Sport Platinum — are almost identical. That said, the main differences in these two Escalade trims manifest from the previous trim they build upon. Namely, the Premium Luxury Platinum trim includes the Premium Luxury trim features, while the Sport Platinum trim levels up the Sport trim. 

Looking for more information on how to customize your Escalade, regardless of the trim you choose? Most trims are available with extra add-ons, such as:

  • Duramax 3.0L Turbo-Diesel engine
  • Super Cruise driver-assist feature 
  • Night Vision
  • Power Assist Steps
  • Console Refrigerator with Freezer Mode

Discover Your Escalade Trim Level at City Cadillac

Ready to figure out once and for all which of the Cadillac Escalade trim levels is right for you? We’re ready to help you! Visit us to experience all trims in-person when safe and convenient. Meanwhile, for an Escalade trim pricing comparison and how that translates into monthly payments, consult our online payment calculator. Then, explore our Escalade inventory and apply for financing!


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