2021 Cadillac XT6 Review, Changes, Release Date, and Price

The brand-new 2021 Cadillac XT6 is a perfectly balanced three-row SUV that will arrive with numerous refreshments. This luxury SUV is placed between the 2-row XT5 crossover SUV and a full-size body-on-frame 3-row Escalade model. The XT6 is popular worldwide and it offers a premium design and plenty of luxury inside.

The interior should provide even better comfort than the XT5 and there are more driver-assists features. Like the first-gen model, the new one will remain to be available with a 3.6-liter V6 that produces 310 horses.

2021 Cadillac XT6 front

2021 Cadillac XT6 Exterior Facelift

The upcoming 2021 Cadillac XT6 will get some outside facelift. Most of the parts will remain the same, and the only visible changes are on the front fascia. The revised familiar shield-shaped grille and horizontal headlight are more attractive thanks to the sharper look. Also, we can see alongside that, a more aggressive bumper. Definitively, this model shares many design cues with its crossover-SUV counterparts, the XT4 and XT5.

On the back, the XT6 will host similar styling like before. It comes with a reshaped taillights that look more visible thanks to the use of LED lighting. Dimensionally, this SUV comes with a wheelbase that measures 112.8 inches. Choosing the Sport models, the buyers will get a black mesh-texture grille, darker body-side, and also window moldings along with tinted neutral-density lenses on the rear lights.

2021 Cadillac XT6 interior

Interior Updates

The upcoming 2021 Cadillac XT6 will be equipped with the latest techs available. This seven-seater SUV offers one of the best interior design in its segment. It easily beats the models likes Lincoln Aviator, Audi Q7, and Mercedes-Benz GLS.

Comfort is guaranteed and the manufacturer expended its list of standard and optional amenities. Moreover, the cabin of the XT6 is nicely equipped with amenities such as leather seating, heated 8-way-power front seats, heated steering wheel, power sunroof, tri-zone climate controls, hands-free power liftgate, 8-inch touch-screen infotainment system with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay integration.


When it comes to the driver assists, the XT6 comes standard with a forward-collision alert, front pedestrian braking, low-speed forward automatic braking, front and rear park assist, rear cross-traffic alert, and blind-spot warning.

2021 Cadillac XT6 side

Single Engine Offer

The next-generation 2021 Cadillac XT6 will continue to offer a single powertrain option. This reliable SUV comes with a 3.6-liter V6 powertrain that makes 310 horsepower and 271 lb-ft of torque. However, according to some rumors, this engine may get some additional horses.

The same powertrain also powers models such as GMC Acadia or Chevy Traverse. Whatever this powertrain sends power through a 9-speed automatic transmission and it remains to use the front-wheel-drive setup as standard, while the AWD system is optional. Towing is decent for such a big SUV and the new 2021 Cadillac XT6 can pull up to 4,000 pounds.

2021 Cadillac XT6 rear

2021 Cadillac XT6 Arrival Date and Price

The latest 2021 Cadillac XT6 is the SUV that will offer revolutionary design. Besides that, the cabin will be better and the new model will introduce many new techs and upscale materials.

According to Cadillac, the upcoming X6 will start at over $53,000, and it will go on sale in the second quarter of 2021. Moreover, at the same time, we can expect redesigned rivals such as Infiniti QX60Audi Q7, and Lincoln Aviator.

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