The 2013 Cadillac SRX Discussed

 

The 2013 Cadillac SRX presents the Cadillac Customer Experience (CUE) in-vehicle user interface, including touch-panel controls for infomercial as well as environment control and doing away with the majority of the conventional handles as well as switches utilized in previous years. Also new are changed determines with a. facility LCD display, a new steering wheel with CUE faster way switches, conventional HD. radio, Bluetooth audio streaming, extra USB ports and an SD card port. The. vivacious, direct-injected 308-horsepower 3.6-liter V6 continues as the requirement. engine. The 2013 SRX was the best-selling Cadillac design, striking a bull’s- eye. in the warm entry-level luxury-crossover SUV market.

 

The midsize 2013 Cadillac SRX is smaller, a lot more manoeuvrable and much more. fuel-efficient than the full-size Escalade. It’s just offered in a. 5-passenger model and delivers the optional third row as well as V8 engine to larger. rivals. It comes geared up with a full variety of safety gear, including dual. front, overhead as well as front-seat side airbags, a dead spot tracking system,. back cross-traffic alert, OnStar accident alert, anti-lock 4-wheel disc. brakes and traction as well as stability control. Freshly offered functions for 2013. consist of safety-alert seat modern technology, automatic front as well as rear stopping,. lane-departure warning, forward-collision alert as well as flexible cruise ship control. While it does not have the Escalade’s ability to bring added travelers or carry. large freight, the compact SRX offers up to 29.2 cu ft. of cargo area behind the. back seat as well as 61.2 cu ft. with the rear seat folded up. It’s rated to tow as much as. 3,500 pounds.

 

What We Like

Vigorous efficiency; stylish exterior; quiet interior;. 3.6-liter V6 utilizes regular gas or E85; good handling; pop-up navigation display;. standard unseen area tracking system and also back cross-traffic sharp

 

What We Don’t

Tough seat cushions; harsh trip impacts; inadequate outward. presence; no extra tire; glitchy CUE touch-panel user interface has a steep. learning contour

 

Fuel Economic Climate & & Engine Specs

The 2013 SRX is geared up with a direct-injected 3.6-liter V6. that produces 308 hp as well as 265 lb-ft of torque. This engine provides great. all-around efficiency as well as negates the need for the previously available, peaky. 2.8-liter turbo V6, which is now gone down from the powertrain schedule. Equipped. with front-wheel drive, the 3.6-liter V6 is rated by the Environmental. Protection Company at 17 miles per gallon in the city and 24 mpg on the freeway,. while all-wheel-drive versions obtain 16 mpg city/23 mpg hwy. This is a. flex-fuel engine that makes use of normal unleaded fuel or E85. A 6-speed automatic is. standard. Maximum tow ranking is 3,500 pounds. A driver-selectable Eco setting. provides earlier upshifts to conserve gas. Requirement

Features & Options.

The 2013 Cadillac SRX Dallas comes in base, Deluxe, Performance as well as Premium trims. The base SRX is front-wheel-drive only as well as features the HINT. interface, typical Bluetooth phone connection, OnStar with turn-by-turn. instructions, SiriusXM radio, dual-zone automatic environment control, cruise ship. control, a tilt-telescopic wheel with remote audio controls, remote. keyless entrance, an 8-speaker Bose AM/FM/CD stereo, automatic headlamps, a power. chauffeur’s seat, a leather-wrapped shifter as well as guiding wheel, 18-inch alloy. wheels, stability and also traction control, anti-lock brakes, a dead spot. monitoring system, rear cross-traffic warning, a split folding rear seat with a. freight pass-through, power doors, power windows and also heated power mirrors.

Moving up to High-end includes the choice of all-wheel drive, plus. standard natural leather seats, Sapele wood indoor trim, warmed power front seats. with vehicle driver’s- seat memory, a warmed leather-and-wood wheel, a power. moonroof, a power lift gateway, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, adjustable. pedals, rain-sensing wipers, keyless accessibility, a garage-door opener, interior. ambient lighting, chrome roof rails, a freight color and also freight monitoring system,. front and also back park assist and a back-up camera. Popular options consist of a. 10-speaker DVD stereo, 2-screen rear-seat DVD amusement with. earphones and also Blu-ray compatibility as well as a navigation system with a 7-in. touchscreen. The Performance trim gains a conventional flexible suspension, haze lamps, navigating, Bose 10-speaker surround-sound DVD sound, a rear camera,. HID headlamps with flexible ahead lighting, variable-effort speed-sensing. steering as well as 20-in wheels. The Premium trim includes the same offerings as the. Performance package, plus back a/c and also sound controls, heated back. seats and aerated front seats.

 

Rates

Entry-level luxury crossovers are a hot asset in the. new-car market, and that appeal makes clean, low-mileage utilized variations. just as preferable. For a great idea of the 2013 SRX’s rate array, look into New. as well as Utilized Automobile values at Vehicle dealerships such as BBC Motor Sports Texas car dealership in Dallas, TX that has substantial range of Cadillac. SRX to pic from.

 

Safety Rankings & & Warranties

The NHTSA provided the 2013 Cadillac SRX 5 star total:. 4 celebrities for frontal influences, five for side-impact efficiency and four celebrities. for rollover resistance. The independent Insurance Institute for Highway Safety and security gave the 2013 SRX a rating of Great for moderate-overlap front as well as side effects, as. well as roofing stamina, head-restraint and seat accident performance. It additionally called the SRX a 2013 Top Safety Select. Cadillac covered the 2013 SRX with a 4-year/50,000- mile bumper-to-bumper warranty, a transferable 6-year/70,000- mile powertrain. service warranty, a 6-year/unlimited-mile corrosion-perforation service warranty and 6. years/70,000 miles of roadside help. Cadillac certified pre-owned( CPO) vehicles can not have a lot more compared to 50,000 miles on the odometer as well as have to have entered service within the last 4 years. Every CPO Cadillac SRX goes through a 172-point evaluation. Those that pass receive bumper-to-bumper insurance coverage that extends the factory warranty to 6 years or 70,000 miles from the initial in-service day CPO condition also consists of. 3 months of SiriusXM radio and OnStar protection, roadside aid as well as trip-interruption insurance coverage. The warranty is completely transferable. Professional Advice If you’re not a very early adapter of new innovation, the 2013 SRX’s common HINT user interface will certainly take some obtaining utilized to. In addition to. the glitchy performance of early-production instances, CUE relies upon a. smartphone-like touch panel that changes the way you’ll operate the climate. control and also infomercial systems. Be prepared to invest some time identifying. just how HINT deals with the cars and truck in the driveway; don’t try to do it while you’re. driving. Besides that, the Luxury trim is our recommended choice for a used. 2013 SRX, as it offers smoother-riding 18-in tires, readily available navigation and also rear-seat enjoyment. Try to find a CPO version if readily available, and also if not, pick a. well-cared-for, low-mileage example. Always consult the dealership making certain. all relevant safety-recall repairs have been executed.

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