Each lover of luxury cars is excited when Cadillac prepares a thing new. This time American car maker is preparing to launch an all-new model. It are going to be a mid-size crossover, which will come as replacement for SRX, which is going to retire. The name of new model is nevertheless unknown. The concept was named XT5, but what name is going to be used for production model is nonetheless unknown. Because it will come next year, we will call it a 2017 Cadillac XT5.
2017 Cadillac XT5 Design
The 2017 Cadillac XT5 will be an all-new model. In comparison to its predecessor SRX, it will come substantially diverse, though it will belong to the very same class of vehicles, a mid-size crossovers. New model has been spotted on the streets of New York few months ago. Beside absolutely new appearance, which is clear, 2017 XT5 will get new platform. It is a new version of Theta platform, that will come with several important improvements, primarily when it is about weight and engines. New model will likely be significantly lighter. It is about hundreds of pounds.
New platform also involves new engines. Exact units are nonetheless unknown, but it is for positive that base model will use some of the modern inline-four units of the company, whilst six-cylinder variant might be optional. As you almost certainly know, GM performs on new transmission, which is anticipated to become completed quickly. In accordance with the most up-to-date reports, 2017 Cadillac XT5 will likely be equipped with this new, 9-speed automatic transmission.
When it is about visual appearance, a concept of new model has be spotted. We currently mentioned, bigger changes are not expected when it is about production model. It comes fitted to the company’s new design language, which is characterized by straight lines, sharp edges and quite sporty and futuristic overall look. A concept version features a cabin with room for five passengers, but we won’t be surprise if we see in give an optional version with three rows of seats.
2017 Cadillac XT5 Release Date
The 2017 Cadillac XT5 is in a final stage of improvement and it is expected to be presented quickly at the some major auto show. It will most likely hit the market somewhere in the middle of next year. Price is nonetheless unknown.