The new generation of Cadillac SRX SUV model will arrive in the first quarter of 2016. Sell of 2017 Cadillac SRX will begin soon after its introduction. Although the presentation of the new generation was expected in early 2015, it was postponed several times. The first was to appear on the 2015 NAIAS, then the 2015 LA Auto Show, but the promotion has been moved to the beginning of 2016.
The new model will be placed on a new platform. It is about C1XX/Chi platform, on which will be placed in some other SUV models GM companies. Models who shared the Lambda platform, will be placed on new, aforementioned platform. First of all, these are the 2017 GMC Acadia and Chevrolet Traverse 2017. Besides them, the new platform will be set up at 2017 Buick Enclave. The new platform offers the possibility of short and longer wheel-base. In addition to the new platform and the improved design, the 2017 Cadillac SRX will be renamed in 2017 Cadillac XT5.
2017 Cadillac SRX Redesign
The new generation brings new and upgraded design. Compared to the outgoing model, the new model will look more cohesive. It will feature the new design for the radiator grille and front and rear lighting groups. The headlights are mounted vertically, while the rear lights set at an angle. Radiator grille will be more prominent, which will provide vehicle aggressive look. The 2017 SRX gets a new roofline, which is inclined toward the back. Also, there is a new dual exhaust system.
All new models Cadillac brand are equipped with advanced systems. And 2017 Cadillac SRX will possess upgraded CUE infotainment system. The system has been improved by a more powerful processor, and has received the new Surround Vision function and a new navigation system. The new SRX brings CarPlay Apple and Android Auto compatibility.
There have been no confirmed information, the new 2017 SRX will be offered with a turbo and an atmospheric engine. The four-cylinder 2.0-liter engine with turbo charged, should develop about 265 horsepower output. 2017 Cadillac SRX equipped with an atmospheric 3.6-liter V6 engine will develop around 335 horsepower.