If you’re choosing the 2019 Cadillac SRX over the practically an identical Chevy Tahoe, you may as properly skip right to the 2019 Cadillac SRX. You get a much better powertrain and extra sophisticated suspension, nicer interior materials, and all of the bells and whistles. It is also solely a tiny value bump over the SLT with the powertrain improve from the Graphite Performance Version package deal.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made these days, but the 2019 Cadillac SRX occurs to be one of them. Like its company sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2019 Cadillac SRX offers ruggedness and excessive towing capability that only this type of automobile can ship. A V8 engine comes commonplace, and out there four-wheel drive with low-range gearing provides traction whenever you need it most.
The 2019 Cadillac SRX, however, additionally has some flaws generally related to this kind of vehicle. Cargo space isn’t as environment friendly as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, nor is its use of fuel. We’re additionally not keen on the bottom V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Opt for the bigger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, though, and the 2019 Cadillac SRX’s journey and driving experience begin to fall in line with more modern autos. As a bonus, the 10-speed automated transmission that comes with the bigger engine can match the highway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we’d suggest testing the 2019 Cadillac SRX’s closest competitor, the recently redesigned Ford Expedition. It is also a standard body-on-frame SUV, however it has a better maximum towing capability and superior cargo space and it’s all around a extra refined and upscale car.
The non-compulsory Enhanced Driver Alert bundle adds ahead collision warning with low-speed computerized braking, automated high beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Convenience package provides an influence liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a common storage door opener.
Some features on higher-trimmed models can be found on supporting models at further value. Optional for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering package with a unique axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the 2019 Cadillac SRX are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with automated braking, and a rear-seat entertainment system. The 2019 Cadillac SRX also presents power-retractable facet steps.
For 2019, GMC keeps the 2019 Cadillac SRX contemporary by including a budget-conscious Normal Edition Value Bundle as well as a Graphite Version and Graphite Efficiency Version packages to the SLT trim. Different trims embrace the bottom SLE and the near-luxury 2019 Cadillac SRX, which pushes the 2019 Cadillac SRX into the territory of its platform mate, the Cadillac Escalade. The Chevrolet Tahoe rounds out the trio of GM truck-based SUVs and can be had in long wheelbase Suburban type as well, often at a slight discount over the GMC. There are also three new metallic colors obtainable for 2019: Darkish Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.