New 2017 Cadillac XT5 Crossover Arrives in April

Posted on 26. Feb, 2016 by in GM Canada


New 2017 Cadillac XT5 Crossover Arrives in April

2017 XT5 Crossover Priced From $45,100 in Canada

2016-02-26

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Oshawa, Ontario (Friday, Feb 26, 2016) – The first-ever Cadillac XT5 will arrive in Canadian dealerships in early-April, stability a brand’s product-driven growth. XT5 enters a strongest difficulty in a oppulance automotive space, a midsize oppulance crossover segment, where Cadillac set sales annals in 2015.

“The attainment of this worldly new crossover positions Cadillac well, as XT5 enters a many renouned shred in a tellurian oppulance market,” pronounced Cadillac President Johan de Nysschen. “It’s pivotal to a ongoing growth, that is because we’ve grown XT5 from a inside out to yield business some-more space, some-more technology, some-more oppulance and some-more efficiency.”

The XT5 is a initial in a array of arriving oppulance crossovers carrying a “XT” designation, a pivotal aspect of a brand’s product-driven tellurian expansion plan.

The new oppulance crossover joins Cadillac’s lineup immediately following the new range-topping CT6 Sedan, as a code enters a new proviso of product growth. The XT5 is a subsequent section in elevating a Cadillac brand: it is bold, particular and worldly with extended pushing dynamics. This new crossover ideally reflects Cadillac’s positioning in a oppulance automotive marketplace, de Nysschen said.

The first-ever 2017 Cadillac XT5 crossover will be accessible in 4 trim levels, including a range-topping Platinum model, a initial for Cadillac in this segment. XT5 Platinum includes singular interior and extraneous trim and materials and combines them with a top record features.

Cadillac XT5 offers 7 extraneous colours and 7 graphic interior environments, and a extended operation of oppulance amenities and high-technology systems – including Cadillac’s award-winning, industry-first Rear Camera Mirror system on Platinum models.

XT5 pricing starts during $45,100, and a smoothness burden assign of $1,950; a top turn XT5 Platinum is labelled from $68,595. All-wheel expostulate is discretionary on Luxury and Premium Luxury models, and is customary on Platinum.

In a North American market, a 2017 Cadillac XT5 will be powered by a new 3.6-liter V6 engine that recently debuted on a ATS and CTS competition sedans and is featured on the all-new CT6 flagship model. With rise outlay of 310-horsepower and 270 lb.-ft. of torque, a new V6 uses non-static valve timing for clever response and well-spoken energy delivery, progressing best potency regardless of energy demand. This engine has been totally redesigned and facilities Active Fuel Management cylinder deactivation technology, that allows a engine to seamlessly and automatically switch to a fuel-saving 4-cylinder mode underneath low or assuage loads.

A new 8-speed involuntary delivery is customary for a XT5, that also debuts Electronic Precision Shift – a initial electronically willing delivery shifter focus in a Cadillac. The XT5 also facilities Stop/Start technology, that automatically stops and starts a engine when a car is during rest in trade stops, saving fuel and shortening emissions, while contributing to a relaxed impression and willing cabin sourroundings approaching of a Cadillac.

An discretionary new modernized “twin clutch” all-wheel expostulate system   invariably and automatically delivers glorious traction opposite a accumulation of conditions. Due to a twin purchase design, a AWD complement is able of transferring adult to 100 percent of accessible torque to possibly a front or back axle. Also, opposite a back axle, a electronically willing back differential can approach adult to 100 percent of accessible torque to possibly circle laterally. This capability is designed for “split-coefficient” surfaces, such as when there is some-more water, ice or sleet on one side of a highway aspect than a other. The AWD complement is driver-controlled, and includes a new “disconnect” underline that disables a back expostulate section for softened fuel potency and reduced emissions.

The 2017 XT5 will be built during a Spring Hill, Tenn. public trickery outward of Nashville.

About Cadillac in Canada

Cadillac has been a heading oppulance automobile code given 1902. Today, Cadillac is flourishing globally, driven by an expanding product portfolio featuring thespian pattern and technology. More information on Cadillac appears during www.cadillac.ca. Cadillac’s media website with information, images and video can be found during media.cadillac.ca.

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