2016 Cadillac CTS-V was officially unveiled at the Detroit Auto Show in January 2015 year. Third generation vehicles will be offered only in sedan version because it has the best sales in the US market. Body vehicles will be built at the ATS / CTS “Alpha” architecture, but with greater use of aluminum. This sporty sedan will lose a total of 100 pounds in weight, and will have better performance. Changes to the design bring a new grille, front bumper with air slot, sculpted carbon-fiber bonnet, 19-inch alloy wheels, rear diffuser and spoiler. Aggressive stance and sporty look will attract younger category of customers as well as those who love the adrenaline ride. In offer will be several packages of equipment that will offer a high level of comfort.
2016 Cadillac CTS-V under the hood hides the 6.2-liter V8 engine with a compressor that will deliver 640 horsepower and 630 pound-feet of torque. The engine will be mated to an 8-speed automatic transmission and will transmit power on the rear wheels. Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph is achieved for just 3.7 seconds, while the top speed 201 mph. The propulsion system will have LSD differential, Michelin Pilot Super Sport tires, Brembo brakes and Performance Traction Management with four driving modes – Tour, Sport, Track and Snow. Detailed specifications will be announced later.
2016 Cadillac CTS-V delivers comfortable Recaro seats and luxurious materials. The list of equipment is: 12.3-inch screen, Wi-Fi hotspot, wireless inductive charging of mobile devices and more. Security is high and the package will include: “curb-view” camera, forward collision warning, blind-spot monitor, Lane Keeping Assist, a rear and cross-traffic alert. The biggest competitors are: Audi S6 / S7 / RS7, BMW M5 / M6 Gran Coupe, Jaguar XFR, Mercedes-Benz E63 AMG. In sale will be available during summer 2015 year, at the starting price of $ 75,000.