GM replaced the Cadillac SRX with the XT5 for the 2017 archetypal year. The all-new midsize crossover accustomed at aloof the appropriate time for the affluence brand, as utilities were experiencing a newfound aeon of growth. The 2021 archetypal year will represent the fifth archetypal year of the XT5, for which the agent will accept a scattering of novelties. We’ve aggregate absolutely what’s new and altered about the 2021 Cadillac XT5 – let’s dig right in.
The 2021 XT5 loses four exoteric colors while accepting two new ones:
Additionally, the Satin Steel Metallic blush is no best an extra-charge option. Instead, it will be included in the abject amount of the vehicle.
The actual exoteric changes of the 2021 Cadillac XT5 are to the caster options. The 20-inch, 12-spoke Diamond Cut admixture auto with Dark Admixture Satin accomplishment pockets get added to the caster lineup. They will alone be accessible on Sport models. Additionally, four dealer-installed caster options will be deleted:
Inside, the 2021 Cadillac XT5 assets the accession of Wireless Apple CarPlay and Wireless Android Auto as a accepted affection on all trim levels, as GM Authority ahead reported. Wired functionality charcoal for those who adopt it.
Additionally, the ability angle and telescoping council cavalcade will be replaced by the chiral angle and telescoping council column, but alone on the Affluence (base) trim level. By comparison, the 2020 archetypal year featured the angle and telescoping council cavalcade as accepted on all XT5 models. Premium Affluence and Sport models abide with the ability angle and telescoping cavalcade as standard.
Finally, the accepted book holder accent will no best be offered.
From a automated standpoint, the 2021 Cadillac XT5 continues to be offered with two gasoline engines.
Both engines are akin to the GM 9-speed automated transmission. Front-wheel-drive is accepted on Affluence and Premium Luxury, and all-wheel-drive is alternative on both. Meanwhile, all-wheel-drive is accepted on the Sport trim.
Like all iterations of the first-gen XT5, the 2021 archetypal continues to ride on the GM C1 platform.
As we mentioned earlier, the first-gen Cadillac XT5 has been on auction back the 2017 archetypal year. A mid-cycle brace accustomed for the 2020 archetypal year (see added on the 2020 Cadillac XT5).
The accepted archetypal will be about for at atomic the 2021 and 2022 archetypal years afore actuality replaced with an all-new archetypal thereafter. We’ll be actuality to acquaint you all about it, so be abiding to subscribe to GM Authority for more Cadillac XT5 news, Cadillac news, and around-the-clock GM account coverage.