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New for 2017, the Cadillac XT5 boasts a captivating exterior profile. Its fresh look results from its jewel-shaped headlamps, sculpted lines and its unique wheel location—for the XT5 Cadillac pushed the wheels to the four corners of the vehicle, creating more interior room. Cadillac didn’t sacrifice function for form. Located on the front and rear …

Rating 58/100 Background Since 2010, the current-generation Cadillac SRX has been the brand’s offering for the entry-level luxury crossover SUV market. It’s done well and has actually been the best-selling model in Caddy’s entire lineup. But the competition hasn’t been sitting still, and compared to some fresher rivals, the 2016 SRX is getting a bit …

Rating 50/100 Background Compact and midsize crossover SUVs account for a healthy percentage of most premium brands’ sales. A roomy and handsome cabin, generous cargo capacity, refined driving dynamics and a sure-footed nature in inclement weather are the key reasons these rigs are so popular. And fighting for a piece of this large pie is …

Rating 67/100 Background In this category of traditional luxury SUVs, the Cadillac Escalade has experienced an on-again, off-again position as class leader that has historically been tied to its newness. Undergoing a full redesign, the 2015 Cadillac Escalade looks to recapture the top spot. We suspect it will, but whether the Escalade’s particular brand of …

Rating 72/100 Background Small and midsize crossover SUVs are now among the best-selling vehicles in any luxury automaker’s lineup, and that’s certainly the case with the 2014 Cadillac SRX. It’s easy to see the appeal of crossovers like the SRX, which combines roomy accommodations for five with an attractive interior and refined drive and handling …

Rating 73/100 Background Over the last decade, Cadillac designers and engineers have done a remarkable job of transforming the brand’s image from over-the-hill to up-and-coming. Now, however, the very nameplate that helped propel this transformation, the Cadillac Escalade, feels like an anachronism. To its credit, the 2014 Cadillac Escalade maintains the attributes that made it …

Rating 77/100 Background Fashion is a fickle mistress. There was a time when the Cadillac Escalade was the car du jour for the wealthy, famous or those keeping up appearances. Unlike the classic black cocktail dress or gentlemen’s two-button suit, however, the Escalade doesn’t enjoy a timeless status. Six years into the current generation’s run, …

Rating 68/100 Background You’ll probably be surprised to learn that the best-selling model line under the Cadillac umbrella is the Cadillac SRX crossover. GM’s luxury-vehicle division has worked diligently at making the formerly forgettable SRX utility into a serious player since its redesign a couple years ago, and the 2013 Cadillac SRX is unquestionably the …

Rating 58/100 Background When it debuted two years ago, the Cadillac SRX was a bit of an underachiever. We described it as "competent but far from class-leading." Thankfully, Cadillac has made a number of changes this year to make the 2012 SRX a more appealing luxury crossover SUV. As before, the compact SRX’s styling is …

Rating 67/100 Background There are big SUVs, and then there’s the 2012 Cadillac Escalade. There are luxury SUVs, and then there’s the Escalade. You could buy any number of more sensible and all-around better vehicles instead, but there’s just no substitute for the Escalade’s visual presence and grand celebration of wealth and power. The Escalade …

Rating 50/100 Background There are luxury SUVs and then there’s the 2011 Cadillac Escalade. There are full-size SUVs and then there’s the Escalade. You could buy any number of big, luxurious vehicles instead, but there’s just no true substitute for Cadillac’s celebration of power, brashness and wheels in a package so large the Amish could …

Rating 62/100 Background The Cadillac SRX has been a runaway success for General Motors since it was redesigned last year, quickly becoming the best-selling car in the growing compact luxury crossover class. No doubt buyers have been attracted to its compelling, unmistakably Cadillac styling and lengthy list of available equipment. However, there are some significant …