The Cadillac brand has remained at the top of the chart for its consistency and trademark automobile designs for several decades. From its earliest single-cylinder car models as far back as 1903 till now, Cadillac has become a powerhouse for innovative design and assemblage of luxury cars. The Cadillac XT4 as its latest addition to an exotic line of luxury cars comes with the latest technological construct - an entirely new infotainment system and architectural sophistication. The model is all-new from its roof to rims, counting its new turbocharged 2.0-litre four-cylinder engine along with its fuel-saving systems. You are guaranteed a delightful drive with the XT4’s comfortable driving position and high-tech features. The XT4 all-new engine and high-strength steel makeup give the new Cadillac SUV a perfect solid build.
A Delightful Design
The XT4 interior is well-finished and elegant, with just the right amount of metal and wood to tidy it up. The seats are extremely comfortable, supportive and plush, in both front and back. The seats at the rear can be easily folded to give a flat surface for added cargo space. Just above the occupants’ heads is a big extended panoramic sunroof that enfolds most of the roofline, which makes for a well-lit and aerated cabin space. The hood has a center with an elevated portion, which is intended to provide the Cadillac XT4 with a sporty feel, and this met those expectations. The sculpted lines smoothly coated on the sides further highlights the sporty appearance, with the king-size wheels giving the model a little wider and more determined stance.
XT4 Description and Features
One very prominent feature of the XT4 is its four-cylinder turbo engine. Although this type of engine is not the first for the brand, it is a fully new one which is 6.8 kilograms lighter than the current 2.0 litre, making it more efficient as a result. The XT4 has a 258 lb-ft of torque and an output of 237 hp which comes attached to a 9 speed automated transmission. The design of its engine helps it to achieve the greatest probable balance between efficiency and power. However, the efficiency to a large extent is provided by a cylinder deactivation system passing through 2 of the 4 cylinders when conditions allow, such as cruising on flat highway terrain. The XT4 infotainment center has been modernized to offer more spontaneous user experience similar to your mobile phone’s. It also comprises of other fascinating updated mechanisms such as twin-clutch four-wheel drive, enhanced drive modes, safety alert automated seat, automatic braking, eight airbags, among other mechanisms.
Performance and Safety
The XT4 is a balanced car that checks practically all plans and patterns. The engine moves smoothly and easily up hills with almost no turbo drop back to stop its acceleration. The engine comprises of the automated start and stops technology, that shuts the XT4 off when idle, for instance, when waiting for a traffic light. Although, the brand design also lets you have full control over the engine for moments when you prefer it running at all times. The Luxury trim for the base model is provided with front-wheel automatic drive, which a twin-clutch four-wheel system can be added as an option. The XT4 with this twin-clutch mechanism affords the driver the freedom to determine when to use the all-wheel-drive system, as the front functions can be disconnected to increase fuel efficiency.
The Cadillac XT4 is saddled with amazing advanced driving features leaving the driver at ease while behind the wheel. However, these up-to-date features are no replacement for the driver’s obligation to operate the car in a safe and responsible manner. A closer look at the generous rear-seat room, cargo capacity, in-cabin storage, front massage seats, smartphone connectivity, comfort, and convenience will leave you desiring to own such piece of innovative craftsmanship.