2012 Cadillac SRX Pricing, Specs & Reviews

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$35,985-$49,585
$34,006-$46,858
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What's New for 2012:
- New 3.6-liter V-6 engine replaces old 3.0- and 2.8-liter models
- Automatic transmission adds Eco mode
- Re-tuned suspension
- Bluetooth connectivity now standard

Exterior Features
The Cadillac SRX is a midsize luxury crossover SUV available in four trims: base, Luxury, Performance, and Premium. The SRX comes with either 18- or 20-inch wheels. All trim levels feature roof rails and remote ignition and entry. Exterior features on the upper trims include automatic wipers, front and rear parking sensors, power-folding mirrors, power liftgate, sport suspension, adaptive Xenon headlights, and fog lights. With proper equipment, towing capacity for the SRX is 3,500 pounds.

Interior Features
The base SRX includes dual-zone automatic climate control, 8-speaker Bose sound system, premium leatherette upholstery, OnStar, Bluetooth connectivity, and cruise control. The Luxury trim adds a panoramic sunroof, leather upholstery, enhanced ergonomics, heated front seats, power-adjustable pedals, rearview camera, and an upgraded sound system. The Performance trim includes a Bose surround sound system and a navigation system, while the Premium adds 3-zone climate control, heated rear seats, and ventilated front seats.

Optional Features
Various options are available with different trim levels, some of which become standard on upper trims. A rear-seat entertainment system with two seatback-mounted screens is available on all trims except the base model.

Under the Hood
All trim levels of the 2012 Cadillac SRX are fitted with a 3.6-liter, 308-horsepower V-6 engine that works with a 6-speed automatic transmission (with Eco mode for increased fuel efficiency) and front-wheel drive (FWD) that produces 265 lb.-ft. of torque. All-wheel drive (AWD) is optional.

Fuel Economy
EPA fuel-economy figures for the 2012 Cadillac SRX are:
- SRX FWD: 17/24/19 mpg (city/highway/combined)
- SRX FWD in Eco mode: 18/25/20 mpg
- SRX AWD: 16/23/18 mpg
- SRX AWD in Eco mode: 17/24/19 mpg

Safety
Standard safety features on the 2012 Cadillac SRX include anti-lock disc brakes with brake assist, traction control, front-seat side air bags, side curtain air bags, and OnStar.

To date, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has not conducted tests on the 2012 Cadillac SRX. In safety tests conducted by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), the SRX received a \"Good\" rating--the Institute's highest--for all crash protection tests.


What's New for 2012:
- New 3.6-liter V-6 engine replaces old 3.0- and 2.8-liter models
- Automatic transmission adds Eco mode
- Re-tuned suspension
- Bluetooth connectivity now standard

Exterior Features
The Cadillac SRX is a midsize luxury crossover SUV available in four trims: base, Luxury, Performance, and Premium. The SRX comes with either 18- or 20-inch wheels. All trim levels feature roof rails and remote ignition and entry. Exterior features on the upper trims include automatic wipers, front and rear parking sensors, power-folding mirrors, power liftgate, sport suspension, adaptive Xenon headlights, and fog lights. With proper equipment, towing capacity for the SRX is 3,500 pounds.

Interior Features
The base SRX includes dual-zone automatic climate control, 8-speaker Bose sound system, premium leatherette upholstery, OnStar, Bluetooth connectivity, and cruise control. The Luxury trim adds a panoramic sunroof, leather upholstery, enhanced ergonomics, heated front seats, power-adjustable pedals, rearview camera, and an upgraded sound system. The Performance trim includes a Bose surround sound system and a navigation system, while the Premium adds 3-zone climate control, heated rear seats, and ventilated front seats.

Optional Features
Various options are available with different trim levels, some of which become standard on upper trims. A rear-seat entertainment system with two seatback-mounted screens is available on all trims except the base model.

Under the Hood
All trim levels of the 2012 Cadillac SRX are fitted with a 3.6-liter, 308-horsepower V-6 engine that works with a 6-speed automatic transmission (with Eco mode for increased fuel efficiency) and front-wheel drive (FWD) that produces 265 lb.-ft. of torque. All-wheel drive (AWD) is optional.

Fuel Economy
EPA fuel-economy figures for the 2012 Cadillac SRX are:
- SRX FWD: 17/24/19 mpg (city/highway/combined)
- SRX FWD in Eco mode: 18/25/20 mpg
- SRX AWD: 16/23/18 mpg
- SRX AWD in Eco mode: 17/24/19 mpg

Safety
Standard safety features on the 2012 Cadillac SRX include anti-lock disc brakes with brake assist, traction control, front-seat side air bags, side curtain air bags, and OnStar.

To date, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has not conducted tests on the 2012 Cadillac SRX. In safety tests conducted by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), the SRX received a \"Good\" rating--the Institute's highest--for all crash protection tests.


Available Trims for the 2012 Cadillac SRX
Transmission MSRP Engine City/Hwy MPG
Name Base (FWD 4dr) Transmission Automatic w/Manual Shift MSRP 35985.00 Engine 3.6L/217 City/Hwy MPG 17/24
Name Luxury Collection (FWD 4dr) Transmission Automatic w/Manual Shift MSRP 40515.00 Engine 3.6L/217 City/Hwy MPG 17/24
Name Performance Collection (FWD 4dr) Transmission Automatic w/Manual Shift MSRP 44330.00 Engine 3.6L/217 City/Hwy MPG 17/24
Name Premium Collection (FWD 4dr) Transmission Automatic w/Manual Shift MSRP 46775.00 Engine 3.6L/217 City/Hwy MPG 17/24
Name Luxury Collection (AWD 4dr) Transmission Automatic w/Manual Shift MSRP 43010.00 Engine 3.6L/217 City/Hwy MPG 16/23
Name Performance Collection (AWD 4dr) Transmission Automatic w/Manual Shift MSRP 47140.00 Engine 3.6L/217 City/Hwy MPG 16/23
Name Premium Collection (AWD 4dr) Transmission Automatic w/Manual Shift MSRP 49585.00 Engine 3.6L/217 City/Hwy MPG 16/23
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INTERIOR
  • Seats, front bucket includes 8-way power driver seat adjuster
  • Seat trim, leatherette seating surfaces
  • Seat adjuster, front passenger 4-way manual
  • Seat, rear 60/40 split-folding with recline
  • Seat, rear pass-through
  • Armrest, front center, fore/aft, sliding
  • Armrest, rear center with dual cup holders
  • Console, front floor with floor shifter, integral armrest, storage compartment and cup holders
  • Console, rear floor
  • Floor mats, carpeted front and rear
  • Steering column, manual rake and telescopic
  • Steering wheel, leather-wrapped 3-spoke
  • Steering wheel controls, mounted controls for audio and cruise
  • Driver Information Center, enhanced full-color
  • Instrumentation, analog with speedometer, tachometer, fuel gauge, oil pressure gauge, engine water temperature gauge, primary PRNDL and Driver Information Center
  • Fuel gauge, analog
  • Windows, power front express-up and down, rear express down
  • Door locks, power programmable
  • Cruise control, electronic with set and resume speed
  • Remote Keyless Entry
  • Theft-deterrent alarm system
  • Theft-deterrent system, vehicle, PASS-Key III+
  • Climate control, dual-zone automatic with individual climate settings for driver and right-front passenger
  • Defogger, rear-window electric with front and side window outlets for the driver and right-front passenger
  • Mirror, inside PRISM includes OnStar controls
  • Console, overhead with sunroof switch (if equipped), Universal Home Remote (if equipped) and Ultrasonic Front and Rear Parking Assist indicator (if equipped)
  • Visors, driver and front passenger illuminated vanity mirrors
  • Seat trim, leather seating surfaces
  • Seat adjuster, front passenger 8-way power
  • Seat adjusters, driver and front passenger power lumbar control
  • Seat adjuster front driver-side thigh support
  • Seats, heated driver and front passenger
  • Pedals, power adjustable with memory for accelerator and brake
  • Universal Home Remote includes garage door opener, 3-channel programmable
  • Keyless Access
  • Adaptive Remote Start
  • Sensor, automatic air circulation/air quality
  • Sensor, humidity
  • Mirror, inside rearview auto-dimming includes OnStar controls ((UVC) rearview camera displays in mirror when (UYS) audio system with navigation is not ordered.)
  • Lighting accent, LED spotlights with lighting pipes includes lit door sill plates
  • Cargo management, rear storage area includes U-rail with adjustable cargo fence, under floor storage and retractable cargo shade
  • Cargo shade, retractable Shale and Titanium
  • Seat, ventilated driver
  • Seat, ventilated passenger
  • Seats, heated rear outboard seating positions
  • Console, rear floor with rear-seat audio controls and rear-seat HVAC controls
  • Climate control, tri-zone automatic with individual climate settings for driver, right-front passenger and rear passengers
EXTERIOR
  • Wheels, 18" x 8" (45.7 cm x 20.3 cm) painted cast aluminum
  • Tires, P235/65R18 H-rated all-season, blackwall
  • Tire inflation kit
  • Roof rails, Black
  • Headlamps, halogen Tungsten, windshield wiper-activated with Twilight Sentinel and flash-to-pass feature
  • Glass, Solar-Ray tinted, laminated front windows
  • Mirrors, outside heated power-adjustable, body-color, manual-folding
  • Wipers, front intermittent
  • Wheels, 18" x 8" (45.7 cm x 20.3 cm) bright machined finish aluminum
  • Sunroof, power UltraView double-sized glass roof that opens over first row, tilt-sliding with Express Open and power sunshade
  • Roof rails, Chrome
  • Mirrors, outside heated, power-adjustable, power-folding and driver-side auto-dimming, body-color
  • Wipers, Rainsense
  • Liftgate, rear power with memory height
  • Wheels, 20" x 8" (50.8 cm x 20.3 cm) bright machined finish with premium painted accents (Upgradeable to (RTU) 20" x 8" Chrome Tech wheels.)
  • Tires, P235/55R20 H-rated all-season, blackwall
  • Headlamps, Xenon, High-Intensity Discharge (HID), windshield wiper-activated with Adaptive Forward Lighting System, headlamp washers, headlamp leveling and night-time flash-to-pass feature
  • Headlamp washer system
  • Fog lamps, front, integral in front fascia
MECHANICAL
  • Engine, 3.6L SIDI DOHC V6 VVT with E85 FlexFuel (gas ethanol) capability (308 hp [229.7 kW] @ 6800 rpm, 265 lb-ft of torque [357.8 N-m] @ 2400 rpm)
  • Transmission, 6-speed automatic, FWD, 6T70 with tap-up/tap-down (on shifter), performance shifting and manual-up/manual-down (Must specify a transmission.)
  • Front wheel drive
  • Rear axle, 3.39 ratio
  • Battery, maintenance-free with rundown protection
  • Alternator, 150 amps
  • Suspension, 4-wheel independent
  • Steering, power, rack-and-pinion
  • Exhaust, dual stainless-steel with chrome tips
  • Steering, power, variable effort rack-and-pinion, speed-sensitive
  • Transmission, 6-speed automatic, AWD, 6T70 with tap-up/tap-down (on shifter), performance shifting and manual-up/manual-down (Must specify a transmission.)
  • Differential, electronic, limited slip (AWD only)
  • Drivetrain, all-wheel drive with eLSD
  • Suspension, Sport
  • Chassis continuously variable real time damping (Includes (FE3) sport suspension.)
PACKAGE
  • Memory Package recalls 2 "presets" for power driver seat, outside mirrors, driver personalization features
  • Wood Trim Package includes real Sapele wood on door and center stack (Includes (44F) Wood Trim Package.)
  • Wood Trim Package includes real Sapele wood on heated steering wheel and shift knob (Included in (2BX) Wood Trim Package.)
SAFETY
  • Brakes, 4-wheel antilock, 4-wheel vented disc
  • StabiliTrak
  • Traction control, all-speed brake and engine controlled
  • Daytime Running Lamps
  • Air bags, dual-stage frontal and side impact, driver and right-front passenger and head curtain side-impact, front and rear outboard seating positions includes Passenger Sensing System (Head curtain side air bags are designed to help reduce the risk of head and neck injuries to front and outboard rear seat occupants on the near side of certain side-impact collisions. Always use safety belts and the correct child restraints for your child's age and size. Even in vehicles equipped with air bags and the Passenger Sensing System, children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat. Never place a rear-facing infant restraint in the front seat of any vehicle equipped with an active frontal air bag. See the vehicle's Owner's Manual and child safety seat instruc
  • Automatic Occupant Sensing System sensor indicator inflatable restraint
  • OnStar, 1-year of Directions and Connections plan includes Automatic Crash Response, Emergency Services, Crisis Assist, Stolen Vehicle Assistance including Remote Ignition Block, Remote Door Unlock, Turn-by-Turn Navigation with Destination Download (requires navigation radio) and OnStar eNav (where available), OnStar Vehicle Diagnostics, Roadside Assistance, Remote Horn and Lights, and Hands Free Calling. (Also includes Stolen Vehicle Slowdown. Visit onstar.com for details and system limitations.)
  • Automatic Crash Response
  • Stolen Vehicle Assistance
  • OnStar Turn-by-Turn Navigation
  • Safety belts, 3-point, all seating positions
  • Door locks, rear child security
  • Tire Pressure Monitor
  • Front and Rear Park Assist
  • Rear Vision Camera (Camera displays in (DD8) inside rearview mirror when (UYS) audio system with navigation is not ordered.)
  • Rear Vision Camera (Included and only available with (UYS) audio system with navigation.)
ENTERTAINMENT
  • Audio system, AM/FM/SiriusXM stereo, single disc CD and MP3 player auxiliary jack, USB, Radio Data system (RDS), and Bose premium 8-speaker system (Includes (UQA) Bose premium 8-speaker system. Requires a subscription sold separately by SiriusXM after the first 90 days which is continuous until you call SiriusXM to cancel. Available only in the 48 contiguous United States and D.C. Visit siriusxm.com for details.)
  • SiriusXM Satellite Radio is standard on nearly all 2012 GM models. Enjoy a 3-month trial to the 'XM Select' package, with over 170 channels including commercial-free music, all your favorite sports, exclusive talk and entertainment. And now add premium channels to your trial at no-cost. Welcome to the world of satellite radio. (Requires a subscription sold separately by SiriusXM after the trial period. If you decide to continue your service at the end of your subscription, service will automatically renew and bill, at the rates in effect at the time of renewal, until you call SiriusXM at 1-866-635-2349 to cancel. See our Customer Agreement for complete terms at www.siriusxm.com. Available only to those at least 18 and older in the 48 contiguous USA and D.C.)
  • Audio system feature, Bose premium 8-speaker system (Included with (UYE) audio system.)
  • Antenna, roof-mounted hex band
  • Bluetooth for phone personal cell phone connectivity to vehicle audio system
  • Audio system with navigation, AM/FM/SiriusXM stereo, single CD/DVD player, 40GB Hard Drive Device, MP3 playback Grace notes, HDD-based navigation, rear-seat entertainment compatible, iPOD support with digital streaming, media transport protocol, Bluetooth phone interface compatible, voice recognition, auxiliary jack, USB and Bose 5.1 Surround Sound 10-speaker system (Includes (UVC) Rear Vision Camera and (UQS) Bose 5.1 Surround Sound 10-speaker system.)
  • Audio system feature, Bose 5.1 surround sound 10-speaker system
  • Audio controls, rear seat

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