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2012 Cadillac SRX

2012 BMW X5

  2012 Cadillac SRX FWD 4-door Performance Collection Angular Front Exterior View 2012 BMW X5 AWD 4-door 50i Angular Front Exterior View
Invoice $34,005 $43,700
16/24 14/26
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Bottom Line With a smooth new engine and a rich, uniquely American interior, the 2012 Cadillac SRX appeals to those who want a lot of luxury and flair but don't require driving excitement. Read Full Review It doesn't pop with the styling or interior plushness of its competitors, but the 2012 BMW X5 has the powerful X5 M and frugal diesel up its sleeve. Read Full Review
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  • Bold, broad-shouldered exterior
  • Rich interior
  • Smooth, strong new engine
  • Plenty of storage spaces
  • Straightforward nav/audio interfaces


  • Not a comfortable back seat
  • Drives heavy, feels heavy
  • Unimpressive gas mileage
  • Mushy brake pedal


  • Intuitive steering feel
  • Ample power
  • Responsive handling
  • Plenty of useful space


  • Conservative, even stale styling
  • Expensive
  • Tricky iDrive system
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