2017 Cadillac SRX is expected to be replaced by the new XT5 model. It will show many changes and improvements in every segment.
Design of exterior and changes
2017 Cadillac SRX or as to say XT5 is a mid size crossover SUV which will receive new design, more space inside and a strong powertrain. It will be a bit larger than the current model and with longer wheelbase. However, although its dimensions are increased, new Cadillac will be lighter for around 250 pounds and even more. This is because of the usage of lightweight materials in its construction. As far as the exterior design is concerned, it will look more sophisticated and more handsome. It gets a large grille with chrome stripes on the front end. The headlamps will be vertical and will get LED lighting. It will also receive a new bumper. The whole font fascia will look more aggressive. We will also notice LED lighting on air intakes. Its dramatic and sleek look will definitively be more appealing to the costumers. It will ride on 18-inch wheels and 20-inch wheels will be optional.
2017 Cadillac SRX design of interior
Inside, 2017 Cadillac SRX will be redesigned as well. It will look sophisticated and modern. The dashboard will be revised and will feature a large display. The cabin is roomier than before, like we’ve already mentioned. It is able to accommodate five passengers. The rear seats are folding if needed for more cargo space. As for the safety equipment, it will be offered with a rearview camera, blind-spot monitors, adaptive cruise control, lane-keeping assist and so on.
Engine and performance
2017 Cadillac SRX will be powered with two engines. For American buyers it will be offered with 3.6-liter V6 engine. This engine will be able to produce 310 horsepower and 270 pound-feet of torque. It will be mated to an 8-speed automatic gearbox. In China, new Cadillac will be offered with a 2.0-liter four cylinder turbocharged engine also coupled to an 8-speed automatic. The power will be sent to front wheels. However, it will also be available with AWD.
Release date and price
According to the latest rumors, 2017 Cadillac SRX should appear sometime in late 2016. As for the price, we assume that it should be around $40,000 for the base model.