With increasing numbers of automakers joining the electric revolution, Cadillac knows it’ll have to reconsider how it builds cars to stay relevant. Its response to this is nothing less than amazing. It first announced its 2023 Cadillac Lyriq, a fully electric luxury mid-size crossover. The next step was its Cadillac Celestiq, a high-end electric vehicle that will be custom-built according to the individual tastes of consumers. The next thing on the agenda for the Detroit-based company is incorporating electric power into the Escalade family under the guise of the 2025 Cadillac Escalade IQ.
It is expected that the Cadillac Escalade IQ will ride on the GM BT1 platform, the foundational architecture that is also compatible with GM electric vehicles such as GMC Sierra EV, the Chevrolet Silverado EV, GMC Hummer EV as well as GMC Sierra EV. GMC Sierra EV. Its 2025 Cadillac Escalade IQ is due to be announced on the eve of this week. However, before Cadillac releases the cover of its latest electric vehicle this week, we’ll go over all we’ve learned about the big luxury SUV.
2025 Cadillac Escalade IQ Powertrain
The rumors so far suggest that 2020’s Cadillac Escalade IQ will likely have the same engine as its predecessor, the GMC Hummer EV SUV, which comes with three and two electric motors producing up to 830 and 625 horsepower. If it is equipped with the most powerful engine it is said that this GMC Hummer EV sprints to 60 mph in just four minutes. We are expecting 2025’s Cadillac Escalade IQ to be capable of achieving similar performance as well as 0-60 mph times. If the battery is fully charged the electrical Escalade could provide up to 500 miles in range.
Given the significant design and style changes both inside and outside and out, we can expect a contemporary and elegant interior featuring exclusive, premium materials and the latest technology, such as a huge information display that runs across the dashboard, as well as Ultra Cruise, an improved version of the GM’s Super Cruise hands-free driver-assist system.
It is not clear so far regarding the 2025 Cadillac Escalade IQ’s interior. The electric vehicle is expected to come with an extremely spacious interior concerning its tiny dimensions. This means that it will have a seating arrangement with three rows, with enough space to hold up to eight people similar to its gas-powered counterpart.
2025 Cadillac Escalade IQ Price & Release Date
Cadillac will produce the Escalade IQ at GM’s factory Zero EV assembly facility located in Detroit the same facility in which GM also produces its Hummer EV. There is any information that is publicly available about when the brand-new Escalade IQ will roll off the assembly line and make its way to its US dealerships. In line with the tradition of the industry, we’d anticipate that the all-electric SUV will be available for purchase in the fall of 2024.
It’s not clear how much the 2025 Cadillac Escalade IQ cost will. However, we are not sure that it will be a battery-powered Escalade will begin less than the gas-powered Escalade’s price of $80,795 (MSRP) given the added features.
The current Escalade sells its own. It’s a high-quality, large luxury SUV, with a large, high-end interior, ample storage space, plenty of modern technology as well as the perfect balance between control, ride, and isolation. The brand-new 2025 Cadillac Escalade IQ will build upon the exceptional qualities of its predecessor by adding numerous innovative new features, including a more refined cabin, a modern design, a zero-emission drivetrain, and more power.