Cadillac has not been amongst the best selling cars of market since 2013. However, with new 2017 Cadillac SRX, it is expected to improve its position in market. Being a mid-sized and luxurious crossover, there will be lot of enhancements in various areas of this upcoming vehicle. It will feature and updated design and a new platform call C1XX platform. This platform will also be used in other SUV models of GM Company.
2017 Cadillac SRX: Redesign Exterior and Interior
This upcoming vehicle looks sleeker and quite redefined when it comes to external appearance. It will be featuring a totally new modular design. Front grille of the vehicle is square shaped and there is a General Motors logo on it. Furthermore, this model features a new random colored spoiler along with a higher roofline. Vehicle length will also increase by 12mm, because of use of new platform. This new platform will also result in an increased wheelbase of this car. A mixture of LED and neon is used for making headlights, which are very bright. Neon pressurized bulbs have been added to the fog lights. This provides for a better vision in foggy areas.
2017 Cadillac SRX will be able to accommodate 5 or 6 passengers. All passengers are provided enough leg space and head space. There is also a large cargo space available. Increase in cargo space is because of the increase in length of vehicle. Back seat passengers typically have a lot of legroom and headroom. There will be an extensive use of high quality materials in interior, which results in even more comfort. Interior also features high quality air bags that ensure safety of passengers.
2017 Cadillac SRX: Engine Specs
A 3.6 liter V6 engine powers up the vehicle. This engine has 18 valves in it. 2017 Cadillac SRX will also reportedly feature another 2.7 liter dual turbocharged engine. A hybrid option can also be provided. Output of first engine is 187 HP with a maximum torque of 123 lb ft. Other engine generates an output of 235 HP and 3210 lb ft. of torque. All engines are paired with an automatic transmission unit having six units of speed. Details regarding fuel economy of engines are not known yet.
2017 Cadillac SRX makes use of a new technology, Lean Nox Trap or LNT, which helps in purification of exhaust gases by using FCP filters. New gadget and gizmos are also present inside 2017 Cadillac SRX. It features a more advanced digital speedometer which has several functions. Dashboard also features an air refresher switch. It has a semi-automatic driving system along with a new torque technology which helps in better breaking.
2017 Cadillac SRX: Release Date and Price
Pricing of the vehicle will be dependent on features and engine that the customers choose. Expected pricing of turbo charged version is expected to be around $ 35 000 as its starting price. Extra features can be added with additional cost. As far as release date is concerned, 2017 Cadillac SRX will be released in market in June 2017, and it will be available thereafter.