The 2016 Cadillac SRX will hit the market as the latest addition to the Cadillac’s mid size SUV lineup. The company has announced that the new model will receive both outside and inside changes, and that their plan is to keep the high position that this vehicle has in the luxury, SUV class, as well as raise the level of popularity of this model, and attract new customers. Furthermore, apart from these news regarding the changes, other interesting information is that the production of this model will now be in in Tennessee.
2016 Cadillac SRX Exterior
When comparing the previous model with the new one, it will be obvious that the 2016 Cadillac SRX comes quite redesigned. For example, the new model will have a boxier exterior look, it will also be bigger than the previous generation, and it will also have a more bossy personality. The redesigned front end will highlight the aggressiveness, thanks to the redesigned grille, and the restyled headlights with LED daytime running lights. At the back end, the back lights will likewise be LED powered, while in the bottom area, the dual chrome exhaust pipes can also be expected. The rest of the changes include a bigger set of wheels as well.
Interior of 2016 SRX
When it comes to the interior design, the new 2016 Cadillac SRX will offer a huge amount of space inside the cabin. The company will also offer the optional third row of seats, making the vehicle an 8-seater with a 2+3+3 seat configuration. The interior will be upholstered with high quality leather and soft plastic, while the standard tech features will include: 2-zone auto climate control, SAT/NAV, and the ability of connecting your smartphone via Bluetooth or USB ports. As for the safety, standard features will include a back view camera with parking sensors, and all mandatory airbags.
Cadillac SRX 2016 Engine
Under the hood, unlike the previous generations, the 2016 Cadillac SRX will be equipped with only one power unit, and that is the 3.6 l V6 petrol engine, which is capable of pumping out up to 320 hp and 300 lb-ft of torque. This engine can also be found in the RX350 model, but in the SRX it delivers more power. As far as the transmission is concerned, the engine will be paired with the 6-speed automatic gearbox, but it will also offer the choice of manual sequential shifting. When it comes to the drive configuration, the new SRX will be offered with FWD as standard, and AWD as optional.
Price and release date 2016 Cadillac SRX
The price of the 2016 Cadillac SRX base model will be around $40000, and the price will go up to $55000, depending on the trim level and the selected optional equipment. As for the release date, the new model is expected to be available in showrooms around the world, at the end of this year.
More details on official site.