The 2008 Cadillac SRX is a great choice for a midsize luxury crossover SUV. It is equipped with a sporty handling dynamics, luxurious cabin, excellent ride and strong engines. Its latest addition includes a new three-spoke steering wheel made especially for the SRX.
The ‘08 Cadillac SRX is offered in two trim levels according to their engines. The V6 is equipped with 17-inch alloy wheels, leather seating, a power driver seat, a Bose audio system with CD player and satellite radio. Meanwhile, OnStar, dual-zone automatic climate control, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, full power accessories and rear park assist are also available. On the other hand, the V8 features a bigger engine plus 18-inch alloy wheels, xenon headlamps, heated front seats, power-adjustable pedals, driver memory presets, real wood accents, a power front passenger seat and a six-disc CD changer. However, buyers are offered several options for both models like a Magnetic Ride Control suspension, a third-row seat, a separate rear air-conditioning system, an extra-large sunroof, a heated steering wheel, a DVD rear entertainment system, surround-sound audio, and a navigation system.
Two engines are available for the 2008 SRX. The base engine is a 3.6-liter V6 that generates 255 hp and 254 pound-feet of torque coupled to a five-speed automatic. Meanwhile, another option is the 4.6-liter V8 that gives 320 hp and 315 lb-ft of torque coupled to a six-speed auto. The SRX is also offered in rear-wheel drive or all-wheel drive.
The interior design features wood and alloy trim, leather upholstery and special touches. The sporty, quality three-spoke steering wheel also helps make this SUV attractive to buyers. Furthermore, it offers enough legroom and cargo space of 32 cubic feet without the third row.
Cadillac SRX comes standard with antilock disc brakes with brake assist, stability control, and a full complement of airbags including front seat side and side curtains for the first two rows.
The 2008 Cadillac SRX exceeds the expectations of buyers looking for a midsize SUV. It is safe, comfortable, and stylishly designed, making it a top choice for those who want more excitement from their SUV.