The newest 2018 Cadillac SRX is a midsize SUV that will bring attractive design and powerful engine. Even though it is amongst the best selling models of Cadillac, the nameplate shall soon be discontinued. A new naming policy was recently incorporated by the company when it released a new model named XT5. The XT5 and SRX belong to the same class. It could be considered to be a successor to SRX. The fact of the matter is that SRX will no longer exist. With its production ceasing soon, the 2018 Cadillac SRX could be the last year model for this vehicle.
2018 Cadillac SRX – Lightweight Materials:
The 2018 Cadillac SRX is manufactured using a lot of lightweight materials. This not only improves the fuel efficiency and overall stability of the model, it also makes it look better. As far as dimensions are concerned, the vehicle is 4950 mm long and 1850 mm wide, with a wheelbase of 2957 mm. However, the front fascia of this model could possibly get a new shaped grille with new LED lighting system. The new bumpers could also be available on front and rear end along with an advanced exhaust system.
Just like its exterior, the interior of this model also doesn’t incorporate major change. Characteristically, the cabin of a new model will feature great styling and will come equipped with plenty of interesting features.
Some notable features offered with this model also include heated seats, power tailgate, three-zone climate control system, rear seat entertainment system, Bluetooth and plenty more. Even safety features are well taken care of. Some safety features include adaptive cruise control, safety alert seat, forward collision warning, cross traffic alert and automatic rear and front braking assistance.
2018 Cadillac SRX – Engine Specification and Performance:
The new model will have a 3.6-liter V6 engine. This engine is capable of generating an output of as much as 308 HP and 265 lb-ft of torque. As far as fuel economy is concerned, this engine will have a city/highway fuel economy: 17/24 mpg (FWD), and 16/23 mpg for (AWD). The towing capacity is 3,500 pounds.
2018 Cadillac SRX – Release Date, Price, and Competition:
Considering the latest speculations, the new Cadillac SRX should release by the end of 2017, or probably at the beginning of 2018. Its pricing will range from $38,600 to $50,000. Finally, the primary competitors of this model include BMW X1, Mercedes-Benz GLA, and Audi Q3.