2017 Cadillac XTS

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$45,595

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2017 Cadillac XTS
2017 Cadillac XTS

Key specs

Base trim shown.

Overview

The good:

  • Twin-turbo V-6's power, refinement
  • Intuitive transmission on open roads
  • Platinum's luxurious interior
  • Roomy backseat
  • Large trunk

The bad:

  • Unnecessarily firm ride
  • Shift refinement in heavy traffic
  • Rear visibility
  • CUE's lack of physical knobs
  • Backup camera not standard

6 trims

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Notable features

  • Apple CarPlay, Android Auto smartphone mirroring standard
  • Surround Vision Camera system available
  • OnStar with 4G LTE and Wi-Fi hot spot
  • Front- or all-wheel drive
  • Self-parking feature available
  • Many active safety features available

2017 Cadillac XTS Review: Our expert's take

Vehicle Overview

What it is: The five-seat Cadillac XTS full-size luxury sedan is offered with front- or all-wheel drive. A 304-horsepower, 3.6-liter V-6 is standard and the V-Sport trim level uses a twin-turbo version of the V-6 that produces 410 hp.
New for 2017
The standard gauge cluster has been revised, and new technology aimed at teen drivers lets parents review their teen’s driving behavior, mutes the audio system until the driver and front-seat passenger are wearing their seat belts, and can warn the driver when a predetermined speed is surpassed.
Significant Standard Features

  • 304-hp, 3.6-liter V-6 engine
  • Six-speed automatic transmission
  • Front-wheel drive
  • Adaptive suspension with Magnetic Ride Control
  • Brembo-brand front brakes
  • Leather seats and wood interior trim
  • Xenon high-intensity-discharge headlights
  • 4G LTE with Wi-Fi hot spot (data subscription required)
  • Cadillac User Experience multimedia system with 8-inch touch-screen
  • Required in every new car: front airbags, antilock brakes and an electronic stability system

Significant Available Features

  • 410-hp, twin-turbo 3.6-liter V-6
  • All-wheel drive
  • Adaptive headlights and automatic high-beam control
  • Rear-seat entertainment system
  • Head-up display
  • Forward collision warning and automatic braking
  • Blind spot warning system with rear cross-traffic alert
  • Safety Alert Seat vibrates to warn driver of an impending safety issue

Consumer reviews

Rating breakdown (out of 5):
  • Comfort 4.7
  • Interior design 4.5
  • Performance 4.6
  • Value for the money 4.5
  • Exterior styling 4.7
  • Reliability 4.6

Most recent consumer reviews

5.0

the best car I've owned

this car is amazing its very comfortable and smooth on the road it has NO DAMAGE / NO ACCIDENT / CLEAN TITLE / CLEAN CARFAX it has too many features in it such as : Navigation system Memory seats Heated steering wheel Rear camera Remote keyless entry Heated and cooling front , back seats Two colors interior Front and back sensors Bose studio surround sound audio feature Panoramic sunroof Bluetooth , cd , MP3 player dual usb ports Keyless Start

1.6

Lemon

Terrible vehicle, has been nothing but issue after issue. From airbag replacements to transmission problems . Was without the car for 2 months, and still waiting on parts to this day. Terrible vehicle, terrible dealership, and terrible service department.

5.0

Fantastic, comfortable, economical, and spacious

Have used this as our travel vehicle since we purchased it several years ago and it has proven to be one of the best we have owned particularly relative to its spaciousness, comfort, reliability, and economy.

See all 51 consumer reviews

Warranty

New car and certified pre-owned programs by Cadillac
Certified pre-owned program benefits
Maximum age/mileage
Less than 50,000 miles
Basic warranty terms
4 year, 50,000 miles bumper-to-bumper
Powertrain
6 years/100,000 miles (2012-2017 models)
Dealer certification required
172-point inspection
Roadside assistance
Yes
View all cpo program details

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