The forthcoming 2021 Cadillac XT4 is a visually distinctive subcompact luxury crossover that will be a strong contender to many models in the same segment. Besides attractive exterior styling, this SUV provides comfort and a refined cabin than most rivals nowadays.
Like the previous model, the new 2021 Cadillac XT4 will be offered with the same engine. Precisely, this subcompact SUV will be powered by a turbocharged four-cylinder engine that delivers 237 horsepower.
2021 Cadillac XT4 Updates
Design of 2021 Caddilac XT4 will be refreshed and it looks modern. Cadillac makes several design tweaks and added more standard and optional features. Most of the visual changes are on the front and back. The new model will get a signature-style headlight and taillight treatments. On top of that, the manufacturer added a practical exterior styling with the refreshed grille. The same medications can be also seen on the larger XT5 model.
The Sport model is a real deal. This version will add more Active Sport suspension, impressive 18-inch wheels, and all-wheel-drive with off-road drive mode. Cadillac also offers two new metallic paint colors (Silver Dust and Garnet).
Interior Hosts More Techs
The cabin of the approaching new-generation 2021 Cadillac XT4 is luxury, comfortable and spacious. We must mention that XT4 is the SUV that offers more premium materials than any other model in its class. The dashboard looks clean, and upper door panels are covered in a stitched, faux-leather wrap. On top of that, XT4 comes with an attractive new 8.0-inch infotainment system with Cadillac’s CUE software. Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, onboard Wi-Fi hotspot, and a seven-speaker audio system are all standard.
Besides that, there will be many optional amenities as navigation and a 13-speaker Bose sound system. The technology package is available with (Premium Luxury and Sport models only) and this trim brings a digital gauge cluster, head-up display, and a wireless smartphone charging pad.
Safety and Driver-Assistance Features
Since it’s a refreshed model, we can assume better security than before. The current XT4 also offers a great package of protection. It`s equipped standard with features like forward-collision warning and automated emergency braking, blind-spot monitoring with rear cross-traffic alert, and adaptive cruise control.
2021 Cadillac XT4 Under the Hood
Under the hood, the upcoming 2021 Cadillac XT4 will be powered with a turbocharged four-cylinder engine that is able to deliver 237 horsepower. This engine sends power through a nine-speed automatic transmission and is available eider with front or all-wheel drive. The current model that comes with the same engine accelerates from 0 to 60 mph in 7.8 seconds. If we compare this time with the BMW’s latest X1 model that runs at 6.3 sec, the XT4 loses the battle.
Like before, this SUV comes with a fuel-saving cylinder-deactivation system that, thanks to it, XT4 provides average EPA fuel-economy estimates. The model with a front-wheel-drive system gives 30 mpg on the highway, while the all-wheel-drive model provides 29 mpg.
Release Date and Price
The newest 2021 Cadillac XT4 is a good looking SUV that will be a threat to many SUVs on the market. The base model that offers a great package of features starts at $36,690. Moreover, if one needs an all-wheel-drive system it can add it for an additional $2500.
Interestingly, Premium Luxury and Sport trims costs the same $40,790. The Cadillac warranty outdoes most of the rivals with powertrain coverage of six years or 70,000 miles. Cadillac`s newest 2021 Cadillac XT4 model will be available in the first quarter of the next year.