2018 Cadillac XT5 Review
This stylish and comfortable midsize SUV is a no-brainer for families looking for luxuriousness for the daily commute around Pittsburg, Wexford, and Butler. This 2018 Cadillac XT5 review is brought to you by the team at Baierl Automotive. We’ll review all of the things you’ll find both under the hood and inside the cabin of this SUV, so you can easily determine if it would be a good fit for your lifestyle.
Inside the cabin of the vehicle, you’ll find seating for 5 on standard leatherette upholstery. A number of upgrades are available, including leather seats, heated and ventilated front seats, heated rear seats, and even a heated steering wheel to warm icy fingers on cold winter mornings.
In the front seat, you’ll have 38.4 inches of headroom and 41.2 inches of legroom. Rear seat passengers will have 36 inches of headroom and 39.5 inches of legroom. With all 5 seats in use, there’s 30 cubic feet of cargo room in the back of the vehicle. Lay down the 40/20/40 split-folding rear seats, and you’ll discover a total of 63 cubic feet of cargo capacity. A power liftgate comes standard.
Cadillac Modern Technology
The 2018 XT5 comes with an 8-inch touchscreen display with the CUE infotainment system. The system includes voice recognition and advanced smartphone connectivity using Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™, so you can access your favorite tunes, podcasts, audiobooks, and even some of your favorite apps right on your car’s touchscreen. Standard 4G LTE with a built-in Wi-Fi hotspot allows you to stay connected and get work done from wherever your trip takes you.
Charge up all of your devices with 4 USB ports, and you’ll even get a standard wireless charger for compatible devices. An 8-speaker Bose® sound system provides high-quality audio to the cabin, while dual-zone automatic climate control keeps all passengers comfy. Make reversing safe and easy with the standard rearview camera.
Cadillac XT5: Under the Hood
This midsize SUV is powered by a 3.6-liter V6 engine that makes 310 horsepower and is paired with an 8-speed automatic transmission. The vehicle achieves an EPA-estimated fuel efficiency rating of 19 city/26 highway miles per gallon, which is above average for the segment.
Front-wheel drive is standard, or you can upgrade to all-wheel drive, which has the ability to shift power between each individual wheel as needed to maintain optimal traction. The ride quality is smooth, comfortable, and composed, making this car a standout when it comes to highway cruising.
Test Drive the 2018 Cadillac XT5 SUV
Now that you know exactly what the car has to offer, all that’s left to do is take it for a spin yourself and see how much you love it. Contact Baierl Automotive today to schedule your test drive, and we’ll reserve a date and time to meet with you to tell you even more about this midsize SUV from Cadillac. Soon, you’ll be hitting the streets of Pittsburg, Wexford, and Butler in luxury and style.