The 2017 Cadillac XT5 is a true representation of what excellence should be composed of in a modern vehicle. The makers have concentrated on every little detail of this crossover SUV and have presented them with finesse. Cadillac just knows how to cope with the times and the company has been doing this since the early 70s. The company has introduced a host of changes in this vehicle which characterize improvements.
Engine Specs and Performance of 2017 Cadillac XT5
To start with its engine, a 3.6-liter V6 engine has been used which produces an output of 271 pound-feet of torque at 5,000 rpm and 310 hp at 6,700 rpm. This engine has been mated to an 8-speedelectronically controlled automatic transmission.
A front wheel drive configuration will be used along. The driver will feel more comfortable in braking as refinements have been done to its braking system to give a spongy feel, plus ABS has also been incorporated.
The new light steering wheel has been maintained with a lifeless steering system. The customers are also getting an option for an all-wheel drive configuration.
2017 Cadillac XT5 – Design and Modeling
This 2017 Cadillac XT5 is coming in two trims, and they are the base model and Luxury model. The differences will not be found in its outer body as both of the trims are exactly similar.
There is a host of changes in its body and to start with it, the grille has been given a large shape. Several horizontal slats which run through the grille have been heavily accented with chrome.
Its headlights also possess a new robust shape;a small trim has been extended from the headlight which adds to a stylistic flavor. Its front bumper has a wide air intake which has been featured with a mesh design. There is a separate section for housing the fog light which has been designed with heavy chrome accents.
Moving to its sides, this SUV is to ride on a new set of 18-inchaluminiumalloy wheels which has also been painted. Certain bulges in its side body define its hunk character. Its roof slopes down towards its rear portion and finally ends up with an overhang.
First things first, the interior cabin of this 2017 Cadillac XT5 is going to differ with its trim. The interior cabin of this luxury crossover SUV has been wonderfully built. One of the most prominent pros of this interior cabin is the free space.
This factor of open space allows more leg room for comfortable seating. Accommodation in this cabin can be up to 5 people. The luxury trim will get a panoramic sunroof. Materials for upholstery will also differ as the base model has got cloth upholstery while the luxury model has got leather.
2017 Cadillac XT5 – Price and Release Date
The price of this 2017 Cadillac XT5 for its base model is $39,990, $63,000 and $70,000 for the luxury trims. This new crossover SUV has been already launched and is available for sale in different markets over different dealerships.