2012 Cadillac SRX: A 3.6-liter engine more powerful
The new engine provides improved acceleration more power to run E85 ethanol
• Bluetooth now standard in all versions
• Heated steering wheel for luxury versions, luxury and performance as well as high-end
• New 20-inch wheels finished factory
Cadillac will offer a new, more powerful engine for the SRX 2012. Drivers luxury crossover will benefit from better acceleration when arrested departures as overspending.
The SRX is equipped with a 3.6L V6 has direct injection with the power and torque are estimated at 300 horsepower (224 kW) and 260 lb.-ft. (353 Nm) respectively, according to preliminary tests Cadillac. V6 3.0 L direct injection current team SRX generates a power of 265 hp (198 kW) and torque of 223 lb-ft (302 Nm). SRX models equipped with the new engine should be books to dealers by the end of the summer. Prices will be announced at the approach of the start of production.
Redesigns for 2010, the SRX has quickly demarque among luxury crossovers. SRX sales in Canada jumped 192 percent last year.
With its new engine, the SRX is expected to surpass the Lexus RX350 in terms of power and torque. Figures for the Lexus 3.5L V6 RX350 are the 275 hp (205 kW) and 257 lb.-ft. (348 Nm).
In addition to power and increased torque, the new engine can enter a maximum torque over a wide range of regimes, which gives the driver access to the engine power of regimes and in more varied circumstances .
In addition, there is a fuel engine operable with gasoline, E85 or any mixture of the two. Consumption ratings have not yet been calculated, but Cadillac expects that the actual consumption SRX remains comparable. Consumption of the current engine figure 11.8 L/100 km city and 8.0 L/100 km on the highway.
Other improvements achieved in 2012 SRX include Bluetooth telephony serial for all versions; heating for luxury versions, luxury and high-end performance and driving; and interlock switches on the door panels of the driver and front passenger. Interlock switches in the center console will always be present in the new model. The SRX 2012 will also shoes of 20-inch wheels finished plant series with luxury versions, luxury and performance, and upscale.
Among the popular equipment canned SRX include bulkhead mobile loading, the tailgate can be program to stop a certain height and opening UltraView roof covering 70 percent of the roof surface.
The SRX is also offers with integral transmission and rear differential slip limit. In addition to increasing the adhesion on slippery surfaces, the system transfers the engine torque from one wheel to another on the rear axle to improve the mastery of the conductor in sharp turns.
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