2011 Escalade by Cadillac

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hybrid platinum offers everything platinum plus heightened efficiency available in rwd or 4wd options a fuel efficiency indicator is visibly positioned in the gauge cluster and is used to help the driver maximize fuel economy thees ca ladehybrid combining an advanced hybrid system and active fuel management the escalade hybrid runs on two types of power ­ energy created by its gas engine and electricity from electric motors 1 1 auto stop engine off 1 2 electric/battery power 1 3 hybrid power 1 4 engine power 1 5 regenerative braking/battery recharging 1 2 3 3 2 3 2 3 2 3 2 the world s only full-size luxury hybrid suv the escalade hybrid is an amalgam of comfort performance and intelligent efficiency seamlessly combining an advanced hybrid system and active fuel management this vehicle utilizes energy created by its gas engine and electricity generated by electric motors mileage is improved co2 emissions reduced with an epa estimated 20 mpg in the city and 23 mpg on highways while seating eight in style and comfort escalade hybrid the purest expression of uncompromising luxury engine hybrid transmission battery pack 2 3 while stopped the engine may shut off to conserve fuel then seamlessly restart when you accelerate while driving at low speeds or in stop-and-go traffic the vehicle may operate fully in electric mode as vehicle demands increase electric motors and engine combine to provide power and acceleration if vehicle demands require the hybrid will rely entirely on the might of the 332hp 6.0l gas engine regenerative braking captures some of the energy lost during vehicle braking and coasting and returns it to the battery.