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2020 Cadillac XT5

Cadillac is focusing on making SUVs and CUVs in its upcoming models. It is about to bring XT4 and CT5 models in the market and along with that XT5 is also about to hit the dealerships next year. The new 2020 Cadillac XT5 is a mid-size, four doors CUV and its pre-production model was caught on camera during its test drive. The car is the reinvented model of the Cadillac XT5 first generation. The 2020 model is the second generation which is similar to the Escalla model concept by General Motors. The vehicle has improved and upgraded its interior and exterior features making it more comfortable to drive.

2020 Cadillac XT5

Future Cadillac XT5

Cadillac XT5 2020 Interior

The 2020 Cadillac XT5 will come with the refreshed interior. It is expected to be equipped with lots of driving aids and entertainment features that could make your journey enjoyable and convenient. Being a 2020 model it is anticipated to be upgraded to GM supercruise self-driving system which is until now has been introduced in the Cadillac CT6 model. The front and rear seats offer a spacious legroom that is comfortable for the driver as well as the passengers. The cargo area of the car can be automatically folded by a remote control that splits up to 40-20-40. We can easily adjust the space according to our requirement.

 

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2020 Cadillac XT5 Changes, Exterior

The 2020 XT5 although was in complete disguise, however, keeping its recent model in mind, we can observe a reinvented exterior plus the addition of a fresh grille. The headlights and the backlights are jewel shaped LED lights. The shape and cuts of the exterior look exquisite and stylish as well. The lower air intake also expected to get a fresh look. The previous variant was available in 8 elegant paint colors, so one can expect the new Cadillac to carry the same exterior color theme with the addition of any new paint color.

Engine

The running model of the Cadillac XT5 offers 3.6-liter V6 engine that produces up to 310 horsepower and 270 lb-ft of torque under its hood. However, it is anticipated that Cadillac will add more engine options in the upcoming model. The 2020 model is expected to offer a 2.0 liter 4 cylinder engine too and eight-speed automatic transmission. Just like the current XT5, this new model will also be available on both Front wheel drive and All wheel drive system. It is also possible to be offered as a hybrid variant.

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Safety features

The 2020 Cadillac is expected to offer high-quality safety features like side blind zone alert and a camera is offered to keep in view of the traffic and alerts the driver if there is a collision. Other features are yet to be discovered.

Price and Release date

The price and other specs have not been revealed by the company yet and we are still in guessing phase. However, the price is expected to start from $40,000 or above. The 2020 Cadillac is going to exhibit in Frankfurt. And the model is going to be announced in the month of November in Dubai with the sale expected to start from next year.

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2020 Cadillac XT5 spy photos

2019 Cadillac CT6

Plans had been rife of a takeover by Cadillac of the premium market with new innovations across different spheres. The intent was further stamped with the arrival of Johan de Nysschen back in the year 2014. The company had also made a commitment to make new, big sedans that could easily and favorably compete with other luxury car makers such as BMW, Mercedes-Benz, and others. This desire for domination by the company gave rise to the CT6 revolution; this new line became Cadillac’s most advanced technologically and luxurious car yet. Standing in lines such as the XTS, the all-new CT6 has quickly become the range-topping model of Cadillac.

The all new 2019 Cadillac CT6 is certainly one car that comes with the full package, it should easily win over lovers of large luxury sedans, that is people who love a little extra space without compromising the air of luxury that comes with such a ride, the CT6 is certainly one car that comes at a very competitive price, effective output, sensitive machinery, this beauty comes with a presence that is sure to get heads turning in its direction.

 

The concept behind the 2019 CT6 is one of a large sedan that seeks to combine luxury with space without lowering the bar of quality, the car spotted some quite impressive innovations, and however, chief among them is its frontal part. It was contained in a report that the all-new 2019 Caddy CT6 is one car that is set to emplace Cadillac as the top premium car maker around

2019 Cadillac CT6

2019 Cadillac CT6 Redesign, Exterior

The next-gen Cadillac sedan is one car whose interior can be termed both sexy and mean, there seem to be great modifications as regards its looks, for instance, there is extended grille and also extended lightening. The model comes with a more improved representation of the art and science design theme of the CTS and ATS sedans, this car comes with an even more visible dash to axle ratio and also a short frontal overhang, this singular feature clearly makes obvious the back wheel drive. The dimensions show the wheelbase at 122.4/3106, car length at 204/5184, width at 74/1879, and height at 57.9/1472.

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Cadillac CT6 2019 Interior

The interior of this beauty spots only quality materials, the seats are all cozy and comfortable, it is being speculated that it comes with certain features such as airflow, heating and so on, it also comes with a 10 inches display unit and a USB2.0 and HDMI. The car has been made in such a way as to give maximum comfort to holiday lover. There is the CUE infotainment system, there is a night vision system to help detect people or animals in the dark, and another thing is the 360 degrees camera system that can record both the front and the back when driving.

 

2019 Cadillac CT6 interior

Engine

The 2019 Caddy CT6 comes with a V6 engine, the twin-turbocharged 3.0-liter engine evolves about 400 horsepower torque which is more than enough power to carry a car the weight of the Sedan in a rather sporty manner. Another interesting feature of the drive train is that it would come with a 2.0-liter variant four-cylinder and also a 3.6 liter V6, this comes along with a V6 engine that is partnered with an intelligent all-wheel drive.

Price and Release date

The 2019 Cadillac CT6 ought to be out unveiled by the fourth quarter of the year2018, however, production is expected to commence in the early parts of 2019, the pricing is expected to begin at 54,000 dollars and end at 65,300

2019 CT6 photos

2019 Cadillac CT6 spy shots

2019 Cadillac XT3

For quite some time now, Cadillac has lagged behind its competitors and has been in need of a drastic strategy to turn around its fortunes. The brand is now in a charm offensive that will see an array of new models including a compact crossover to join the already released XT5 crossover and CT6 sedan. The compact crossover is dubbed the “XT3” and will be a direct rival to BMW’s X1. Prototypes of 2019 Cadillac XT3 have already been spotted testing in Europe and here in the U.S. but under heavy camouflage.

2019 Cadillac XT3

 

2019 Cadillac XT3 Exterior

All we have as of now are heavily camouflaged images of the XT3 doing test runs in Europe and Us. However, from the camouflage, it is clear the model is an evolution of the automaker’s ‘Art and science’ design language. To a large extent, the XT3 looks like a smaller version of the XT5. At the front, the model appears to have a similar huge front grille that is flanked by sharp-pointed headlights whose LED strips stretch into the bumper.

The side profile has a wedge look as it features a 3-window design and ascending character lines just as is the case with the XT5.The rear features a flat rear window and vertical LED taillights. The model will likely have dual exhaust tips to add a sporty flavor to the fascia.

Interior

The interior is also a mystery.  I expect Cadillac to use the same design as the latest crossovers such as the bigger XT5. The model will thus likely have a V-shaped center console with a huge touch-screen. I expect the automaker to bring in the CUE infotainment system as standard on higher trims and as an option on lower trims.

Due to the sporty nature and lower roof of this model, it will likely have a constrained space, especially for rear passengers but will offer sufficient legroom and headroom for average passengers.

Cadillac will equip the model with a host of luxury features to match if not exceed those offered by rival models. Leather may be the standard upholstery material even for the base model. Higher trims will feature aluminum trim and woodgrain inserts.

Expect a 4G hotspot, wireless charging, Android Auto and Apple CarPlay Smartphone integration to be offered as standard features. Higher trims will feature heated and cooled front seats, a rear camera and even a rear-seat entertainment system.

As for safety, the model will likely feature an array of autonomous features some as standard and others as options.

Engine and performance

There were rumors that the Cadillac would be the first automaker to offer RWD for this compact crossover segment but this is not to be as the model is based on the D2XX platform that only accommodates FWD although AWD is an available option on lower trims and standard on higher trims.

Cadillac is yet to reveal the engine that will power the XT3. However, according to rumors, a turbocharged 2.0 L, force-fed four-cylinder mill is likely. This mill currently powers the ATS.  The presence of an intercooler behind the model’s lower front grille also hints at the possibility of the above mill. The engine will likely be hooked up to a 9-speed automatic gearbox that is used on the GMC Terrain and Chevrolet Equinox. On the ATS, the engine produces 272 hp and 295 lb-ft of torque.

 

Performance and fuel economy details will be available when the model makes a debut at an international auto show later this year.

Price and release date

It is too early for the automaker to release official prices of the XT3.  To gain a substantial market share in a market with some pretty impressive models, Cadillac will have to charge a competitive price for the XT3.  Considering top rivals all have a starting price of between $31,000 and $ 33,500, I expect the Cadillac’s starting price to fall within the same range. The 2019 Cadillac XT3 is likely to hit sales dealerships in the first half of 2018.

Competition

Cadillac has entered this compact crossover market segment rather late as the market is already very competitive with all the top luxury automakers having a model. The XT3 will sweat it out with impressive models such as the BMW X1, Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class, Lexus NX and Audi Q3.