Cadillac Models to Take on a Family Road Trip.

Cadillac Escalade Interior | Stillwater, OK

It’s the perfect time of year to prep for a family road trip. This summer’s trip can be even more fun with a ride that’s just as exciting as your destination. Here are a few Cadillac models to consider if you’re wanting a new vehicle before your next big vacation.

2021 Cadillac CT5.

The 2021 Cadillac CT5 is a great choice for solo or companion travelers. You can expect plenty of standard features in the car that elevate will elevate your road trip, like a 10-inch touch screen, a leather-wrapped steering wheel, and dual-zone automatic climate control. Plus, Forward Collision Alert and Front Pedestrian Braking along with other safety systems will protect you on the highway and at the stops you make along the way.

2021 Cadillac XT4.

Keep everyone happy when you drive the sleek 2021 Cadillac XT4. This SUV comes standard with dual-zone automatic climate control and offers ventilated front seats to ensure the cabin stays cool. Plus, its Remote Start and Rear Park Assist make crowded rest stops less stressful.

2021 Cadillac Escalade.

If you have a big family with a lot to pack, the 2021 Cadillac Escalade is your best bet. This SUV has three rows of seating for seven passengers and the rear rows can be folded for up to 121 cubic feet of storage space. The Escalade also boasts a leatherette seat trim, an automatic heated steering wheel, and heated seats, making for an easy transition to all kinds of weather conditions.

Interested in one of these models? Schedule a test drive at Wilson Cadillac in Stillwater, Oklahoma.

2021 Cadillac Escalade Recognized as Luxury Car of the Year

2021 Cadillac Escalade | Stillwater, OK

The editors at Cars.com evaluated 2021 models to find the most luxurious and well-rounded vehicles in each segment. Thanks to its eye-catching design, powerful performance, and impressive technologies, the all-new 2021 Cadillac Escalade took home the title of Luxury Car of the Year.

The 2021 Escalade offers two spirited engine options: the 277-horsepower 3.0-liter Turbo Diesel and the 420-horsepower 6.2-liter V8. Available Adaptive Air Ride suspension and Magnetic Ride Control also work to create a smooth ride, according to Cars.com.

Nevertheless, what makes the Escalade stand out the most from competitors is its interior. Every seat has more than enough room for everyone to be comfortable and is available with high-quality leather trim. The editors noted that the redesigned second row even makes it easier for your passengers to access the third row.

The editors were particularly drawn to the industry-first, 38-inch curved OLED display. This display makes it easy to control your music, get navigation information, and use other features. Plus, the SUV’s available AKG™ Studio Reference 36-speaker audio system provides incredible sound quality throughout the cabin.

Wilson Cadillac is home to the 2021 Escalade and several other new and used Cadillac models. If you’re interested in these luxurious models, schedule a test drive at our Stillwater, Oklahoma, dealership.

US News Names the 2021 Cadillac Escalade One of the Best Looking SUVs

2021 Cadillac Escalade | Stillwater, OK

It only takes one look at most Cadillac models to realize that they stand head-and-shoulders above the competition when it comes to design. U.S. News & World Report recently confirmed that belief when it ranked the 2021 Escalade on its list of “The 20 Best Looking SUVs of 2021.”

Aesthetic appeal may be a matter of taste, but the 2021 Escalade is so stylish that it’s hard to argue with its most recent accolade. U.S. News appreciates the full-size SUV’s combination of menacing and sophisticated design elements on the exterior. The SUV has 22-inch alloy wheels, narrow headlamps with Cadillac script, and an available puddle lamp among other eye-catching features.

On the inside, the Escalade incorporates premium materials like natural wood and hand-finished leather appointments. Its 38-inch curved OLED display has a unique, futuristic appearance. Unsurprisingly, the 2021 Escalade scored an 8.1 out of 10 on the list, which laid waste to would-be competitors by a comfortable margin.

If you’re worried that the Escalade traded in its family-friendliness for a bunch of flash, fear not. It offers roomy seating for up to eight and can accommodate a staggering 121 cubic feet of cargo volume when you fold the second and third rows down.

In terms of spacious, luxurious, head-turning vehicles for families in Stillwater, Oklahoma, it doesn’t get much better than the 2021 Cadillac Escalade. See what all the fuss is about when you schedule a test drive at Wilson Cadillac.

What Makes the 2021 Cadillac XT4 Different From the XT5?

2021 Cadillac XT5 & XT4 | Stillwater, OK

The 2021 Cadillac XT4 and XT5 are both small SUVs with eye-catching styles as well as tons of luxury features and conveniences. Despite their similarities, they have plenty of differences too, which may make one a better option for your family than the other.

Power.

If a spirited performance is important to you, both the XT4 and XT5 deliver. Both models offer AWD to have improved handling in different weather and road conditions. They also have the same base engine: the 2.0-liter Turbo. However, the XT5 also lets you upgrade to a more powerful option: the 3.6-liter V6, which delivers 310 horsepower and 271 lb-ft of torque.

Size.

The 2021 XT4 and XT5 each have two spacious rows of seating for up to five passengers. However, the XT5 has slightly more cargo room than the XT4. While the XT4 has 48.9 cubic feet of cargo volume, the XT5 has 63 cubic feet.

Safety.

Each model has no shortage of safety technologies, like standard Automatic Emergency Braking, Forward Collision Alert, and Front Pedestrian Braking. The XT5 also has a few more available driver-assist features than the XT4, such as Night Vision, but you’ll still have peace of mind in both models.  

Check out both the 2021 Cadillac XT4 and XT5 at Wilson Cadillac in Stillwater, Oklahoma, to discover which one can best suit your needs.

How Do the 2021 Cadillac Escalade and XT6 Differ?

2021 Escalade vs XT6 | Stillwater, OK

When you are looking for the ultimate in luxury, Cadillac is the go-to brand. The 2021 Cadillac Escalade and XT6 are both comfortable, luxury SUVs packed with the latest innovations. To decide which one is right for you, check out how these models differ.

Powerful Engines.

The Escalade is ideal if you are looking for power. It comes with a 6.2-liter V8 engine that delivers a whopping 420 horsepower and 460 lb-ft of torque. You can also choose the 3.0-liter Turbo-Diesel that’s both efficient and strong.  

The XT6 is no slouch either with a 2.0-liter Turbo four-cylinder that delivers 237 horsepower and an available 3.6-liter V6 that produces 310 horsepower. However, the Escalade still has a bit more powerful punch.

High-Tech Interiors.

Both the XT6 and the Escalade offer premium amenities and technologies to make for more enjoyable rides, though the Escalade offers slightly more advanced features. The Escalade comes standard with a 19-speaker AKG™ Studio audio system and offers a system with 36 speakers.

On the other hand, the XT6 comes standard with the Bose® premium eight-speaker audio system and is available with a 14-speaker system. The Escalade alone also has the innovative Cadillac OLED display that shows music, navigation, and more.

The 2021 XT6 does have a more affordable starting price than the Escalade. As such, if you want a budget-friendly SUV that’s still a luxurious family hauler, choose the XT6. If you want a more powerful and technologically advanced SUV, the Escalade is ideal. Learn more about each model by contacting Wilson Cadillac in Stillwater, Oklahoma.