The 2018 Cadillac XT5 will come in the second year of production of the brand-new model from GM, which was presented recently. As you probably know, this model was presented few months ago. It is a brand new model, which comes as replacement for outgoing SRX. New model comes with plenty of improvements in all aspects. We will see new platform, completely new design, new technologies etc. This model enters serial production as 2017 year model. So, 2018 Cadillac XT5 is expected to come pretty much the same, because it will still be very fresh for some modifications. It will come next year.
2018 Cadillac XT5 specs
The 2018 Cadillac XT5 will come somewhere next year. It will come with the pretty much same characteristics as 2017 year model, which came completely new, with latest design solutions. It is a completely new model from Cadillac, which is also the first model that adopts new alphanumeric scheme, and also the first model of the new Touring Crossover series, where we also expect to see a new model called XT3. The 2018 XT5 will ride on company’s new C1XX platform, which is used also for new Traverse and Acadia. Compared to outgoing Gamma and Theta platforms, this one brings many improvements.
2018 Cadillac XT5 features
First of all, new model is significantly lighter compared to an outgoing SRX. Also, there are plenty of other new design solutions and latest technologies, which make this new model much better. New Cadillac XT5 will feature also new look, pretty much the same as for 2017 year model, which completely adapted to the brand’s latest design language. Same thing is with interior, which is expected to come pretty much the same as for the 2017 year model.
2018 Cadillac XT5 engine
When it is about engines, 2018 Cadillac XT5 will be available with the same 3.6 liter V6 engine. This unit was revisited recently, and now comes with improvements both in terms of power and economy. Total output is around 310 horses and 270 lb-ft of torque. For the Chinese market, this crossover comes with new 2.0 liter turbocharged engine. Both units will be paired with 8-speed automatic transmission.
2018 Cadillac XT5 release date and price
The 2018 Cadillac XT5 is expected to come somewhere in the second half of next year. Finally expected that the base model will go around 39.000 dollars.