The shining star of the American auto industry continues to follow the fashion in the top class market. Now, with the launching of the new 2019 Cadillac XT7 General Motors will stay on the high level. The new model comes with three powertrain option, redesigned exterior and, like never before an incredibly spacious and comfortable cabin.
The overall shape is similar to the XT5, the rear end borrows a bit from CT6 and it’s a perfect combination. Moreover, new XT7 is a 3-row crossover that will definitely steal your attention with the beautiful look and vibrant colors. On top of that, larger grille and the 18-inches multi-spoke aluminum wheels will make this model a significant competitor in the SUV league.
2019 Cadillac XT7 Exterior
One of the General Motors’s most luxurious vehicles, 2019 Cadillac XT7 will have the same base exterior design as XT5. In this case, its the familiar Omega platform, like on Chevy Traverse and GMC Acadia. Up front, a large shield-shaped grille pared with chrome and eye-catching headlamp will give the new model unique look. The rear end is getting new taillights, similar to the CT6. Also, the extended wheelbase will make this crossover very competitive on the growing SUV market.
The new model will keep the well-known Mora aluminum in the physique parts. In other words, the weight is preserved and the fuel economy also improves, without injurious impact on effectiveness. Furthermore, windows, windshield, and door will be noticeably larger than on the XT5. The new design will surely attribute a coupe-like body with greater proportions, striking details and stainless particulars.
2019 Cadillac XT7 Interior
The interior of the upcoming 2019 Cadillac XT7 will share more than a few things with the smaller relative. The seats will be padded with a first-rate leather and will include the power adjustable system. The main star in the control panel surely will be 8-inches touchscreen in the center, with an easy-to-use interface. Greater dimensions also mean more broad and comfortable cabin. The freight room will be noticeably larger and the passengers gonna enjoy in all the coziness that new model provides.
The base model will include the current CUE infotainment procedure and with more upgrades in the higher trims. Furthermore, the awesome rearview digicam, navigation, premium Bose 8-speaker sound system, Wireless Bluetooth and four USB ports are available as well. All trim levels come with keyless entry, power adjustable pole positions, rear seat reminder, and auto.dimming rearview mirror.
2019 Cadillac XT7 Colors
The 2019 Cadillac XT7 offers a couple of new colors in the palette and more elegant variants for the interior. You can now choose between nine exterior and five interior paint options. For the exterior, let’s start with the ones that are available for the base model. You’ll surely be noticed on a parking lot with Midnight Sky Metallic, Stellar Black Metallic or Radiant Solver Metallic.
In addition, Red Passion Tincoat is the most vibrant color and fit perfectly with the bold exterior design of XT7. Also, you can choose Deep Amethyst Metallic, Harbor Blue Metallic, Dark Granite Metallic, Bronze Dune Metallic, and Crystal White Tricoat. The cabin will have only Sahara Beige in the base variant. The higher trims add Carbon Plum, Cirrus, Jet Black and wonderful Maple Sugar to make the cabin even more luxurious.
2019 Cadillac XT7 Engine Specs
The new 2019 Cadillac XT7 will offer three powertrain options, and apply the same engines as a CT6 motor vehicle. The base variant will use familiar 2.0-liter 4-cylinder turbo drivetrain, with 265 hp and 295 lb-ft of torque. The next one is a V6 3.6-liter inline-4 unit with around 335 hp and 285 pound-feet of torque. On top of that, there’s a twin-turbo 3.0-liter V6 with 405 hp and 400 lb-ft of torque.
All engines will include a new 8-speed automatic transmission with the electronic precision shift. Also, brakes with ABS will be featured on all four wheels. The EPA city/highway fuel economy for the 3.6-liter engine is 19/26 mpg. For the 3.0-liter powertrain, the EPA numbers are 20/27 mpg and 20/24 for the 2.0-liter unit. The latest rumors from the web say that the company is currently developing a hybrid plug-in as well.
2019 Cadillac XT7 Release Date and Price
The 2019 Cadillac XT7 will have three trim levels: Luxury, Premium Luxury, and Platinium. The MSR for the base model starts around $43,000 and all-wheel drive adds $2,000 on that price. The Luxury trim starts just above $48,000. This price includes UltraView sunroof and leather seating with driver and front passenger heated. The Premium Luxury costs around $55,000 and adds Bose 14-speaker Studio Surrounding System, Media Control system with embedded navigation. Also, the Cadillac user experience Information is available.
The Platinium is the top-notch trim and the price starts at $65,000. For this amount of money, you will get all-wheel drive with the twin-clutch system, reconfigurable 8-inch color gauge cluster and lot more. With these prices, 2019 Cadillac XT7 is in line with German heavyweights – Audi Q5, BMW X3, and Mercedes-Benz GLC. The release of the new model is expected in the second quartal of 2019.