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2012 Cadillac SRX

CadillacReleased on 12/2011
$35,185.00 Base price
$51.00 As-tested price
MSRP $51.00

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Review: The 2012 Cadillac SRX has a sleek look, plenty of power and a sunroof that seems to stretch for miles, but has a hard time stacking up beside many more advanced luxury competitors for the price.

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2012 Cadillac SRX
Release date
12/2011
Base price
$35,185.00
As-tested price
$51.00
Body style
SUV
Cylinders
V6
Horsepower
308 hp @ 6800 rpm hp
Drivetrain
Front-wheel drive
Top speed
 
Height
65.7 in
Width
75.2 in
Length
190.3 in
Wheel base
110.5 in
Front track
63.8" in
Curb weight
4277 lbs
Cargo
29.8 cu.ft.
Wheel size
18" in
Total seating
5
Configuration
4-door
Total number of doors
5
Terms
50,000
Engine size
3.6 L
Engine type
Gas
Torque
265 ft-lbs @ 2400 rpm lb-ft
Transmission
6-speed shiftable automatic
Front head room
39.7 in
Rear head room
38.4 in
Front leg room
41.2 in
Rear leg room
36.3 in
Front shoulder room
58.3 in
Rear shoulder room
56.3 in
Front hip room
55.4 in
Rear hip room
54.7 in
Fuel tank capacity
21 gal
Full range (city/highway)
357/504 miles
Combined
17 mpg
Type
Disc
ABS system
Yes
Front brakes
Yes
Rear brakes
No - disc
Bluetooth
Yes
Infotainment
Yes
4/2013
$34.00
$40.00
SUV
V6
273 hp @ 6200 rpm hp
Front-wheel drive
 
66.1 in
73.7 in
183.5 in
105.7 in
63.1" in
3717 lbs
26.1 cu.ft.
18" in
5
4-door
5
50,000
3.5 L
Gas
251 ft-lbs @ 5000 rpm lb-ft
6-speed shiftable automatic
38.7 in
38.1 in
42 in
38.3 in
58.7 in
57.2 in
55.7 in
53.8 in
16 gal
320/448 miles
20 mpg
Disc
Yes
Yes
No - disc
Yes
Yes
5/13/2013
$35.00
$41.00
Sedan
V6
293 hp @ 6400 rpm hp
Front-wheel drive
 
58.1 in
72.8 in
195.5 in
112 in
63" in
3668 lbs
15.9 cu.ft.
18" in
5
4-door
5
60,000
3.3 L
Gas
255 ft-lbs @ 5200 rpm lb-ft
6-speed shiftable automatic
40 in
37.8 in
45.5 in
36.8 in
58.3 in
56.5 in
 
 
18.5 gal
351.5/518 miles
19 mpg
Disc
Yes
Yes
No - disc
Yes
Yes
5/2012
$62.00
$98.00
SUV
V6
240 @ 3600 rpm hp
Rear-wheel drive
 
72.8 in
84.3 in
201.6 in
121.1 in
64.8" in
5467 lbs
93.8 cu.ft.
19" in
7
4-door
5
50,000
3 L
Gas
455 lb-ft @ 1,600-2,400 rpm lb-ft
7-speed automatic
41.2 in
40 in
40.3 in
38.5 in
58.5 in
58.3 in
 
 
26.4 gal
 
19 mpg
Power
Yes
Yes
No disc
Yes
Yes
 
$41.00
 
SUV
V6
265 hp @ 6,400 rpm hp
Front-wheel drive
 
68.6 in
77.2 in
186.4 in
114.2 in
65.7" in
4 lbs
15.8 cu.ft.
18" in
7
4-door
5
60,000
3.5 L
Gas
248 lb-ft @ 4,400 rpm lb-ft
Continuously variable-speed automatic
40.7 in
37.3 in
42.3 in
41.7 in
60.3 in
60.4 in
56.8 in
55.8 in
19.5 gal
351/468 miles
18 mpg
Power
Yes
Yes
No (disc)
Yes
 
3/15/2013
$61.00
 
Sedan
V6
310 hp @ 6500 rpm hp
Front-wheel drive
 
57.7 in
74.4 in
196.1 in
112.2 in
64.3" in
3933 lbs
14.9 cu.ft.
18" in
5
4-door
5
50,000
3.5 L
Gas
272 ft-lbs. @ 4500 rpm lb-ft
6-speed shiftable automatic
37.6 in
36.9 in
42.3 in
38.8 in
59.6 in
57 in
55.9 in
54.5 in
18.5 gal
370/573.5 miles
20 mpg
Disc
Yes
Yes
No - disc
Yes
Yes
8/2012
$37.00
$51.00
SUV
V6
302 hp @ 6500 rpm hp
All-wheel drive
 
66.9 in
74.3 in
178.3 in
108.5 in
60.7" in
 
23.3 cu.ft.
19" in
5
4-door
5
50,000
3.5 L
Gas
273 ft-lbs @ 3500 rpm lb-ft
7-speed shiftable automatic
 
 
41.4 in
35.1 in
55.2 in
55.4 in
53.2 in
52.5 in
17.4 gal
330.6/417.6 miles
19 mpg
Disc
Yes
Yes
No - disc
Yes
Yes
9/2012
$29.00
$37.00
SUV
V6
260 hp @ 6000 rpm hp
All-wheel drive
 
68 in
74.1 in
189.9 in
111.2 in
63.4" in
4132 lbs
31.6 cu.ft.
18" in
5
4-door
5
36,000
3.5 L
Gas
240 ft-lbs @ 4400 rpm lb-ft
Continuously variable-speed automatic
38.3 in
38.1 in
43.6 in
36.3 in
59.6 in
58.7 in
54.8 in
55.4 in
21.7 gal
390.6/499.1 miles
18 mpg
Disc
Yes
Yes
No - disc
Yes
Yes
9/2010
$39.00
$52.00
Sedan
V6
275 hp @ 6200 rpm hp
Front-wheel drive
 
67.7 in
74.2 in
187.8 in
107.9 in
64.2" in
4178 lbs
40 cu.ft.
18" in
5
4-door
5
50,000
3.5 L
Gas
257 ft-lbs @ 4700 rpm lb-ft
6-speed shiftable automatic
39.1 in
37.7 in
43.1 in
36.8 in
58 in
57.6 in
55.6 in
54.5 in
19.2 gal
345.6/480 miles
18 mpg
Disc
Yes
Yes
No - disc
Yes
Yes
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