The new 2022 Cadillac XT6 is the lavishly spacious and stylish SUV. With this model, you’ll never go unnoticed. According to Cadillac, the upcoming XT6 will receive mild-refreshments outside and more quality materials inside.
From the latest news, buyers can also expect more comfort and better technology. Like before, the XT6 comes in the form as a seven-seater SUV that offers plenty of driver-assistance features. On top of that, this SUV is powered by two engine options, providing excellent performances. However, despite its performance bits, the XT6 still lacks from athletic rivals such as the Audi Q7 and BMW X5.
2022 Cadillac XT6 Features
Unsurprisingly, the upcoming 2022 Cadillac XT6 looks more aggressive than its predecessor. If you didn’t know, this SUV shares plenty of design elements with the XT4 and XT5 crossovers. Basically, all models come with a similar shield-shaped grille, horizontal LED headlights, and vertical LED daytime running lights. However, the appearance of the XT6 will vary depending on the trim level.
For example, Sport trim looks more aggressive than the base model, offering a black mesh grille and darker side and window moldings. Still, the top trim Premium Luxury is the most advanced trim. It comes with a bright grille surround, satin-finished wheels, and chrome accents around the windows.
More Luxury Inside
Unlike the current model, the new 2022 Cadillac XT6 features much more comfort, better materials, and advanced technology. This luxury midsize 3-row crossover/SUV also comes with a spacious cabin that can host seven passengers. On top of that, there’s plenty of Cadillac’s standard features available through trims. Interestingly, steeping into the entry-level model Luxury trim, you’ll found an 8-inch touchscreen, wireless Apple CarPlay/Android Auto smartphone integration, six USB ports, tri-zone automatic climate control, and much more.
However, more features are available in upper trims like semi-aniline leather upholstery, ventilated front seats, cabin air ionizer, a self-parking system, 360-degree camera system, color head-up display, rearview camera mirror, navigation, and a 14-speaker Bose audio system.
The safety of the Cadillac XT6 is better every year. This model comes with driver aids as forward-collision mitigation with pedestrian detection, automatic emergency braking, following distance indicator, front/rear parking sensors, lane-keeping assistance/lane departure warning, and a high-definition rearview camera.
Engine Specs and Performance
The 2022 Cadillac XT6 is the SUV that is available with two engine options. The first powertrain powers the basic model, and it consists of a 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder that delivers 237-hp. This engine can also be found under the hood of the current model and the smaller XT5 model.
Moreover, the more potent engine 3.6-liter V6 engine can be get optionally. This unit produces 310 horsepower and 271 lb-ft of torque and is available only on Premium Luxury and Sport trims. According to Cadillac, both models will use the same nine-speed automatic and front or all-wheel drive. Like before, XT6 with the entry-level engine can tow up to 1,000 pounds, while V6 can pull 4,000 pounds.
How Much Does the 2022 Cadillac XT6 Cost?
The redesigned 2022 Cadillac XT6 will offer more attractive styling and better interior materials. However, under the hood, it deploys the same engines as the predecessor. From some early reports, the Cadillac XT6 Luxury trim and front-wheel drive start at $47,995.
The all-wheel-drive Sport version is a better option, but it cost $58,500. Moreover, fully loaded Premium Luxury and Sport trims can touch 70k. The next generation of XT6 will arrive later this year, and it will rival the new Acura MDX model.