The 2017 Cadillac XT5 is a mid-sized SUV that is coming to replace the CTS model after the recent statistics showed that the sales of the older vehicle have dropped by six percent. The new vehicle is an upgraded and improved version of the older model where a complete overhaul including the change in name has been done. Makers of this vehicle have endowed with modern exterior attributes that has made it very elegant and therefore appealing especially to the younger buyers. 2017 Cadillac XT5 has an assortment of state of the art and premium attributes which makes it convenient and luxurious. There are also improvements on the engine where the upcoming SUV is very reliable and efficient.
2017 Cadillac XT5 – Exterior and Interior Features
The outer appearance of the vehicle is without doubt one of the main selling points of the vehicle where the design ensures the vehicles goes back to the top of luxurious SUVs segment. The vehicle has a new design language which has already been used on some other vehicles from this auto making company. The front is one of the areas that have been greatly changed where there are vertical integrated LED powered head lamps which are essential in making the 2017 Cadillac XT5 look aggressive especially while they are illuminated. The SUV has also been fitted with a Caddy’s egg crate grille which is massive and plays an important role in making the vehicle look elegant. The bumper is also massive where it is able to effectively cover most of the important features on the front while still making the SUV look masculine. The character line on the side of this vehicle stretches all from the tail lights to the front door therefore showcasing how masculine the vehicle is. At the back there are horizontal lines running between the two tail lights therefore making the vehicle very elegant. These shapely tail lights are placed just above the big rear bumper therefore making them optimally visible. The 2017 Cadillac XT5 rides on big attractive wheels which are wrapped with high quality tires and collaborate with the strong suspensions to provide the driver with better driving experience.
The interior of the 2017 Cadillac XT5 is full of modern attributes which are carefully installed on this spacious interior. The seats are adjustable and come with high quality animal hide covering which makes them optimally comfortable. To keep the interior temperatures at standard levels this vehicle has been fitted with an automatic zonal climate control system. The infotainment unit has some of the latest attributes including being able to connect it with different gadgets through USB ports, wireless Bluetooth, smart phone connectivity and Wi-Fi. The 2017 Cadillac XT5 has a friendly and simple cabin that is also well-lit and has a wide color screen. Users of this SUV are provided with some of the latest safety and security features.
2017 Cadillac XT5 – Engine and Performance
The vehicle use an updated version of the 3.6 liter V6 unit that has a high power output and there might even be a hybrid option on the vehicle. The standard engine is couples with a six drive auto transmission and comes in either rear or all wheel drive systems. The unit can accelerate from zero to sixty miles per hour in less than seven seconds and its top speed is 125 miles per hour.
2017 Cadillac XT5 – Release Date and Price
It is anticipated that this new mid-sized luxurious SUV will be available in show rooms in mid 2016 and the anticipated starting price tag will be in the range of $ 39, 000.