2016 Cadillac SRX price, release date, specs, review – The current model of the Cadillac SRX is in fact redesigned model of vehicle that belongs to second generation of SRX, which was launched in 2010. It is going to face few adjustments, especially when it comes to exterior and the cabin. There are some rumors that after this update its production will be terminated and Cadillac XT5 will be its successor. This luxury crossover SUV is expected to be one of the major Cadillac SUVs on the market and company hopes that it will contribute to the overall sales. One of the biggest news related to new SRX is that production factory has been changed. Cadillac decided to place the main production of new Cadillac SRX 2016 in Tennessee. Whether this fact is going to affect sales or not, it is still unknown.
2016 Cadillac SRX redesign
Bigger and more aggressive – that is what you think of 2016 version when you put new and previous model next to each other. Grill is going to have a new shape and this SUV will come with two exhaust pipes. Wheel size is also expected to be increased. Bigger car means more space in the cabin. Cadillac put emphasis on space in order to increase satisfaction of the passengers. USB connectivity is available as well as satellite navigation, rearview camera, parking sensors and dual-zone automatic climate control. Two rows of seats will be available with the optional third row. All in all, new 2016 Cadillac SRX has a lot of things to offer to their owners.
New Cadillac SRX 2016
When it comes to powertrain of the new Cadillac SRX 2016, it will be same as before. Like its predecessor under the hood of the last SRX generation will be 3.6-liter V6 VVT (LFX) engine. With 308 horsepower (230 kW) and 265 lb-ft (358Nm) of torque it is one of the most powerful luxury crossover SUV vehicles on the market. Standard models will be available with front-wheel drive system while all-wheel drive will be available with higher trim levels. Fuel consumption is its only drawback. Paired with 6-speed automatic transmission it will have fuel economy rated at 17/24 city/hwy for FWD and 16/23 city/hwy for AWD.
2016 Cadillac SRX price and release date
Price range of the new Cadillac SRX 2016 is expected to between $40,000 and $55,000, according to the experts, depending on how much additional equipment you would like to install. When it comes to the release date it will be available this summer. Main competitors will be Volvo XC60, Lincoln MKX, Acura RDX, and BMW X3. The all-new XT5, replacement for the 2016 Cadillac SRX, will be officially presented at the beginning of 2016, at one of the North American car shows.