When we compare the 2021 BMW X7's and the 2021 Cadillac Escalade's specifications and ratings, the 2021 BMW X7 has the advantage in the areas of typical lower range of pricing for used cars, and fuel efficiency. The 2021 Cadillac Escalade has the advantage in the areas of resale value and base engine power. Based on this comparison of the 2021 BMW X7's and the 2021 Cadillac Escalade's specifications and ratings, the two cars are fairly comparable.
2021 BMW X7 vs. 2021 Cadillac Escalade Pricing
A used 2021 BMW X7 ranges from $49,749 to $84,206 while a used 2021 Cadillac Escalade is priced between $75,544 to $101,601.
2021 BMW X7 vs. 2021 Cadillac Escalade Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the 2021 BMW X7 loses 51.6 percent of its value and the 2021 Cadillac Escalade loses 50.9 percent of its value. This means the 2021 Cadillac Escalade retains 0.7 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the 2021 BMW X7.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the 2021 BMW X7’s base engine makes 335 horsepower, and the 2021 Cadillac Escalade base engine makes 420 horsepower. The X7 is rated to deliver an average of 21 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 526 miles. The Escalade is rated to deliver an average of 16 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 480 miles. This gives the 2021 BMW X7 the fuel efficiency and maximum range advantage over the 2021 Cadillac Escalade. Both models use premium unleaded.
Safety Ratings Comparison
The 2021 Cadillac Escalade has an average safety rating of 4 out of 5 Stars based on NHTSA's crash test ratings.