The new 2017 Cadillac XT5 is a replacement of the Cadillac SRX model. In the latest try to get back to the top of luxury cars market, the manufacturer will change the name of SRX to XT5. But, let’s check what else is new except the name.
2017 Cadillac XT5 Exterior
The Cadillac XT5 2017 design adopted elements from the new design language. Thanks to them, the XT5 looks more elegant than its predecessor. Specifically, the front is where the most of the new elements are implemented. It incorporates LED headlights and another set of LED lights on air intakes. The front looks very aggressive when all of them are turned on. The grille is larger than on SRX.
Around back, the XT5 also benefits from the new language. There is a wide horizontal line between the taillights, while reverse lights are placed on top of the bumper.
Available exterior colors are Crystal White Tricoat, Stellar Black Metallic, Silver Coast Metallic, Red Passion Tintcoat, Radiant Silver Metallic, Dark Granite Metallic, and Dark Adriatic Blue Metallic.
|Cadillac XT5||Dimensions (inches)|
|Front Track Width||63.8|
|Rear Track Width||63.4|
2017 Cadillac XT5 Interior
The Cadillac XT5 interior is covered in premium materials. Center stack includes updated CUE system, Rear Camera Mirror System, 4G hotspot, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto for integration of cell phones.
The interior offers up to 63 cubic feet of cargo space. Based on owner’s needs, thanks to 40-20-40 foldable seats, cargo space can be reconfigured for various uses.
The interior is offered in Jet Black or Maple Sugar with Black Accents.
2017 Cadillac XT5 Engine Specs
Under the hood of the Cadillac XT5 is the same engine as in CTS, ATS and CT6 models. The 3.6L V6 engine with direct injection and Variable Valve Timing, generates 310 horsepower and 271 lb-ft of torque. Fuel economy is rated at 19 mpg city and 27 highway for FWD models, while AWD rates are 18 mpg city and 26 highway.
2017 Cadillac XT5 Price
The 2017 Cadillac XT5 is offered in four trims. Starting price for the base model is $38,995 , while top of the range Platinum is $62,500.