2018 Cadillac XT5 Review, Release Date

The company has decided to roll out a new generation of crossover SUV branding it as the 2018 Cadillac XT5. Since 2004 Cadillac has emerged as one of the best producers of crossover SUV with SRX crossover. But since then this automaker has not yet rolled out any successor of their brainchild. This car was good, bad lacks in terms of specification, mileage and various other factors that made it unfit according to the current benchmark. There will be several updates, tweaking and upliftment in terms of specification, interior and exterior in this car compared to its predecessors. However, these much of secrecy is not able enough to hide this gorgeous car from getting noticed.

2018 Cadillac XT5 front

2018 Cadillac XT5 – Exterior Upliftment

Compared to the previous version of crossover SUV from this automaker, the new Cadillac XT5 is going to have several upliftments on its exterior. Some of the notable enhancements are noted below.

  • Lightweight and durable silver painted 18” blade wheels made of aluminum will be introduced
  • New H-rated tires with P235/65R specification for better road grip and security
  • Bright roof rails with Brushed aluminum finishing will also come in the upcoming Cadillac XT5 2018
  • Halogen headlamps with upgraded DRL lights will also come as standard in this new 2018 Cadillac XT5
  • Expectancy is that its front and driver side glasses, all window will be deep tinted for better visibility
  • Fueling system will be capless for hassle-free refueling
  • Cargo gates are power liftgate that can open mechanically from the levers sunder the driver seat
  • Side mirrors and Indicators of 2018 Cadillac XT5 installed in the A pillar for better visibility is also the belief.

Interior Enhancement

Like the exterior, the 2018 Cadillac XT5 will have some outstanding upliftment in its interior too. Some of the notable enhancements are as follows.

  • CUE media and information system of Cadillac will come
  • There will be an 8” information display in the center console
  • Roof mounted antenna is expected to be in this Cadillac XT5
  • 8-speaker from Bose in all the inside corners of this car
  • Higher trim may come with 14 speaker option to play your music loud
  • A new Sirius XM satellite radio will also come in 2018 Cadillac XT5
  • Front seats will be 8-way power adjustable
  • Lumbers for all of the seats are 2-way power adjustable
  • Second-row seats are split-able in 40/20/40 ratio
  • A dual-zone climate control will be there to provide much pleasure to the passengers.

These are some of the remarkable enhancements that are going to take place in the upcoming Cadillac XT5 2018. More and more adorable features are expected when the car will ultimately start to roar on the roads.


Like the predecessor, the upcoming Cadillac XT5 is expected to have 4 trims.

The XT5– this one is to be the base variant that will have all the essential features like capless fueling, ABS, EBD, parking assistance and much more.

The luxury– this will incorporate all the features of XT5 variant and in addition to that, there will be some features like heated steering wheel, cargo management system, traffic alert and much more. One of the explicit features of this car is going to be its auto-dimming rearview mirror that can provide an eye soothing lighting condition to a drive at night.

The premium luxury– as the name suggests, this is going to be the premium version of the luxury trim. This will incorporate all the features of both its descendants. Moreover, there will be an option for 14 Bose speaker, forward collision alert, distance indicator, LED headlamps. For better security automaker of 2018 Cadillac XT5 is going to provide a 20” aluminum wheel with this car.

The platinum– this will be the highest variant of the upcoming 2018 Cadillac XT5. This will have all wheel drive option and also a tin-clutch system for better security. The rearview camera and advanced security package are expected to be provided by the Cadillac with this variant.

2018 Cadillac XT5 interior

2018 Cadillac XT5 – Powertrain

The upcoming Cadillac XT5 is expected to have an indistinguishable engine from the 2017 Cadillac CTS. This is going to be a 3.6-litre V6 direct-injection engine, which can produce 310 HP along with 270 lb-ft amount of torque. Furthermore, the powerhouse is supposed to provide an mpg of 17 in city condition and 24 mpg in highways. The 2018 Cadillac XT5 can run on the roads at 0 to 60 mph within 9 seconds. Splendid isn’t it!

2018 Cadillac XT5 rear

2018 Cadillac XT5 – Expected Date of Arrival and Price

There is no information available from the automaker regarding the availability of 2018 Cadillac XT5. However, expectancy is that the car will be rolled out in the US market from the August of 2017. Regarding price, the upcoming car will have the same price tag as its predecessor. The price is also expected to be somewhere in between $40,000, and $70,000 for higher equipment model. Depending upon the color scheme the buyer is going to choose, the price can vary from $595 to $995. For instance, if a buyer opts for bronze dune, dark granite or dark Adriatic, then he has to pay extra $595 and for colors like red passion or crystal white the excess fees is $995. Well, the upcoming 2018 Cadillac XT5 is certainly going to woo a lot of customers with its explicit features.

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