2020 Cadillac XT6 gets unwrapped before the Detroit Auto Show
When you take a look at Cadillac's current crossover SUV lineup, you may notice that there's a sizable gap between the five passenger XT5 and Escalade.
That void means that their customers wanting a third row have to get a Mondo Escalade or look to another brand.
If they're in search of something a little less bulky.
That is until later this year, when this, the 2020 Cadillac XT6 lands in show rooms.
The first ever XT6 finally gives Cadillac a three row cross over that is more right sized for daily driving.
To compete with things like the Audi Q7, Acura MDX, and Infinity QX60.
It will be offered in two trim levels.
A more comfort focused premium luxury model and a performance minded sport version.
Distinguishing the premium luxury on the outside are bright grill, window and roof rail accents, red tail lights, and 20 inch wheels, on the inoffensive sheet metal.
The sport wears a V series inspired grill, black accents, clear tail lights, and offers 21 inch wheels.
In side we turned to the premium luxury and carbon fibre in the sport, freeze access to the rear most seat the secular manually tip inside-fold with one touch.
Once expected there's a could a head and leg room for a car space is lacking, when all seats are deployed with just 12.6 qubic feet for your power through road goes things to supported 3.1 qubic feet and then to 78.7 with the middle seat down.
Optional interior features include premium leather seats, heated and vented front seats, heated second row outboard seats, and an air ionizer.
Handling infotainment is the latest system Q system, with an eight inch touch screen and rotary controller with jog function, to handle things like the available navigation system, and 14 speaker Bose performance series sound, Set-up.
A wi-fi hotspot, Apple CarPlay and Android auto capabilities are included in all XT6s.
Standard safety tech includes forward collision warning with automatic emergency breaking.
Blind spot monitoring, lane keep assist with lane departure warning And rear cross traffic alert.
Adaptive cruise, a 360 degree camera, night vision rear camera mirror, and head up display are optional.
A 3.6 litre V6 with 310 horsepower and 271 pound feet of torque Paired with a nine speed automatic, powers to XT6.
Allowing it to tow 4,000 pounds.
Premium luxury cars are standard with front-wheel drive and available with all-wheel drive.
Sport models are exclusively all-wheel drive.
With yal control and get adapted dampers and quicker steering tuning for a sporty drive character.
Cadillac dealers will begin to take in orders for the 2020 XT6 this spring.
Pricing details won't be available until we get closer to the start of production.
But looking at the competition, I'm guessing the base price in the high $40,000 range is a good bet.