The 2013 Cadillac SRX Discussed

 

The 2013 Cadillac SRX presents the Cadillac Individual Experience (SIGN) in-vehicle user interface, featuring touch-panel controls for infomercial and climate control and also eliminating most of the standard handles as well as buttons utilized in previous years. Also new are modified assesses with a. center LCD screen, a new guiding wheel with SIGN shortcut switches, common HD. radio, Bluetooth audio streaming, extra USB ports and also an SD card slot. The. alert, direct-injected 308-horsepower 3.6-liter V6 proceeds as the standard. engine. The 2013 SRX was the very popular Cadillac version, striking a bull’s- eye. in the hot entry-level luxury-crossover SUV market.

 

The midsize 2013 Cadillac SRX is smaller sized, a lot more maneuverable and also extra. fuel-efficient compared to the full-size Escalade. It’s only readily available in a. 5-passenger model as well as delivers the optional 3rd row and V8 engine to larger. competitors. It comes geared up with a full selection of security gear, consisting of twin. front, overhead and also front-seat side air bags, a dead spot surveillance system,. rear cross-traffic alert, OnStar collision alert, anti-lock 4-wheel disc. brakes and traction as well as stability control. Freshly readily available functions for 2013. consist of safety-alert seat modern technology, automated front and back stopping,. lane-departure warning, forward-collision alert and adaptive cruise control. While it doesn’t have the Escalade’s capacity to bring extra passengers or lug. big cargo, the small SRX offers up to 29.2 cu ft. of freight space behind the. rear seat as well as 61.2 cu ft. with the rear seat folded. It’s ranked to tow approximately. 3,500 pounds.

 

Things We Appreciate

Brisk efficiency; elegant outside; silent interior;. 3.6-liter V6 uses regular fuel or E85; good handling; pop-up navigation screen;. common blind spot monitoring system and also rear cross-traffic alert

 

Things We’re Not to Fawned Of

Tough seat cushions; severe flight influences; poor outward. exposure; no extra tire; glitchy SIGN touch-panel user interface has a steep. learning curve

 

Fuel Economic Climate & & Engine Specifications

The 2013 SRX is geared up with a direct-injected 3.6-liter V6. that generates 308 hp and also 265 lb-ft of torque. This engine offers good. all-around efficiency and negates the need for the previously available, peaky. 2.8-liter turbo V6, which is now gone down from the powertrain lineup. Outfitted. with front-wheel drive, the 3.6-liter V6 is ranked by the Environmental. Defense Agency at 17 miles each gallon in the city as well as 24 mpg on the highway,. while all-wheel-drive models receive 16 mpg city/23 mpg hwy. This is a. flex-fuel engine that makes use of routine unleaded gas or E85. A 6-speed automatic is. criterion. Maximum tow rating is 3,500 extra pounds. A driver-selectable Eco setting. delivers earlier upshifts to conserve gas. Standard

Quality & Options.

The 2013 Cadillac SRX Dallas can be found in base, Deluxe, Efficiency and Costs trims. The base SRX is front-wheel-drive just as well as includes the CUE. interface, basic Bluetooth phone connectivity, OnStar with turn-by-turn. directions, SiriusXM radio, dual-zone automatic climate control, cruise. control, a tilt-telescopic wheel with remote audio controls, remote. keyless entry, an 8-speaker Bose AM/FM/CD stereo, automated headlamps, a power. driver’s seat, a leather-wrapped shifter and also steering wheel, 18-inch alloy. wheels, security and grip control, anti-lock brakes, a blind spot. keeping an eye on system, back cross-traffic caution, a split folding back seat with a. freight pass-through, power doors, power windows and also warmed power mirrors.

Going up to High-end adds the option of all-wheel drive, plus. typical leather seating, Sapele timber indoor trim, heated power pole position. with vehicle driver’s- seat memory, a heated leather-and-wood steering wheel, a power. moonroof, a power lift entrance, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, adjustable. pedals, rain-sensing wipers, keyless accessibility, a garage-door opener, interior. ambient lighting, chrome roofing rails, a cargo color and also cargo monitoring system,. front as well as back park aid and also a back-up video camera. Popular choices include a. 10-speaker DVD audio system, 2-screen rear-seat DVD amusement with. headphones as well as Blu-ray compatibility and a navigating system with a 7-in. touchscreen. The Efficiency trim gains a typical adaptive suspension, haze lamps, navigating, Bose 10-speaker surround-sound DVD audio, a rear electronic camera,. HID headlamps with adaptive forward lighting, variable-effort speed-sensing. guiding and also 20-in wheels. The Costs trim consists of the same offerings as the. Efficiency package, plus rear a/c as well as sound controls, warmed back. seats and ventilated pole positions.

 

Rates

Entry-level luxury crossovers are a warm asset in the. new-car market, and that popularity cleans, low-mileage utilized variations. equally preferable. For a great idea of the 2013 SRX’s rate array, have a look at New. and also Made use of Automobile worths at Vehicle dealers such as Texas BBC Motor Sports dealer in Dallas, TX that has substantial selection of Cadillac. SRX to pic from.

 

Safety and security Rankings & & Warranties

The NHTSA offered the 2013 Cadillac SRX 5 star general:. 4 celebrities for frontal influences, five for side-impact efficiency and 4 celebrities. for rollover resistance. The independent Insurance policy Institute for Highway Safety and security offered the 2013 SRX a score of Helpful for moderate-overlap front as well as side influences, as. well as roof covering toughness, head-restraint as well as seat collision performance. It additionally called the SRX a 2013 Top Safety Choose. Cadillac covered the 2013 SRX with a 4-year/50,000- mile bumper-to-bumper guarantee, a transferable 6-year/70,000- mile powertrain. guarantee, a 6-year/unlimited-mile corrosion-perforation service warranty as well as 6. years/70,000 miles of roadside help. Cadillac accredited used( CPO) cars can not have much more than 50,000 miles on the odometer and also need to have entered service within the last 4 years. Every CPO Cadillac SRX undergoes a 172-point inspection. Those that pass receive bumper-to-bumper coverage that extends the factory service warranty to 6 years or 70,000 miles from the initial in-service date CPO status additionally consists of. 3 months of SiriusXM radio and OnStar insurance coverage, roadside assistance and trip-interruption insurance coverage. The guarantee is totally transferable. Professional Recommendations If you’re not a very early adapter of brand-new technology, the 2013 SRX’s basic HINT interface will take some obtaining used to. Besides. the glitchy performance of early-production examples, CUE relies on a. smartphone-like touch panel that alters the method you’ll operate the climate. control as well as infotainment systems. Be prepared to spend some time finding out. exactly how SIGN works with the vehicle in the driveway; do not attempt to do it while you’re. driving. Besides that, the Luxury trim is our recommended option for a used. 2013 SRX, as it supplies smoother-riding 18-in tires, readily available navigation and rear-seat enjoyment. Search for a CPO model if offered, as well as if not, pick a. well-cared-for, low-mileage example. Always contact the dealership to make sure. all suitable safety-recall repair work have been executed.

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