The five-seat 2013 Cadillac SRX is a family vehicle, which also offers a variety of style and substance. For 2013, the SRX has an update that adds some light styling tweaks inside and out and adding new UI Cadillac CUE. Outside, the changes are not so obvious. The 2013 Cadillac SRX grill is a little deeper, but the most notable feature is the addition of vertical pipes in the units LED headlamps give the SRX an edge over visually. Are similar to the units found in the 2013 Cadillac ATS sedan and they are big fans of the look. One of our favorites is the optional exterior features Ultra view sunroof that extends over both rows of seats and has a power sunshade.
2013 Cadillac SRX Engine
Under the hood, the 2013 Cadillac SRX has a single combo engine/transmission: A 308-horsepower, which is mated to a six-speed automatic and has 265 torque 3.6-liter V-6 foot-pounds. Front wheel drive is standard, but for those in the harshest climates or buyers looking for a more spirited driving experience, to four wheels is optional. The sport suspension with real-time damping and electronic limited slip differential is also available. The SRX surprisingly takes regular gasoline so you can save a few dollars every time you pump. The fuel economy numbers check in at 17/24 mpg city/highway, falling to 16/23 mpg with four-wheel drive equipped.
The biggest change for the 2013 Cadillac SRX is the introduction of UI Cadillac CUE, which is now used to control the media and climate control systems. Replaces physical buttons with a touch screen interface that provides haptic feedback (small vibration) and also adds an eight-inch touch screen above the center console.
2013 Cadillac SRX Interior
The 2013 Cadillac SRX standard interior features include HD radio, Bluetooth connectivity, USB/iPod port, a Bose audio system with eight speakers, dual-zone automatic climate control, seating surfaces and leatherette. For those looking to arrange further SRX leather, a/entertainment system Blu-Ray DVD rear seat, and a navigation system is optional.
2013 Cadillac SRX Safety
2013 Cadillac SRX comes with six airbags, antilock brakes, an electronic stability system and a one-year subscription to OnStar is standard. The 2013 Cadillac SRX also adds several new security features that use high-tech radar and sonar sensors alert forecast including rear collision cross traffic alert, the adaptive cruise control, and the front and rear automatic braking. A warning system lane change alert drivers when they are doing unintended lane changes slightly vibrating seat cushion, non-intrusive way to keep drivers aware of their surroundings.