The brand new 2016 Cadillac CTS-V is almost ready to debut. This well known luxury sedan will be improved and better than ever.
Changes and design of exterior
2016 Cadillac CTS-V will represent the third generation of this model. Therefore, we can expect many refreshments, upgrades and changes. It will be more powerful, more luxurious, more modern and more convenient. As for the dimensions, it will be 57.20 inches tall, 197.60 inches long and 72.20 inches wide. When it comes to exterior design, new Cadillac will look very powerful and handsome. The whole body will be sharply styled. The front end will feature vented carbon-fiber hood and a large mesh grille. The headlamps will be vertical and equipped with LED technology. The whole front fascia will have a V shape look. The fender will be wide and with extractor vents. The rear spoiler will be larger now. It will get 19-inch forged-aluminum wheels. 2016 Cadillac CTS-V will be offered in several different colors. Those are: Black Raven, Phantom Gray Metallic, Stellar Black Metallic, Radiant Silver Metallic, Red Obsession Tintcoat, Crystal White Tricoat.
2016 Cadillac CTS-V interior and technology
The interior of 2016 Cadillac CTS-V will be redesigned and improved with new materials and modern features. The cabin will be spacious and able to welcome five passengers. It will be offered with three trim color combination. The seats will be covered with finest leather. The steering wheel will be also wrapped in leather and heated. An eight-inch color information display will be placed on the center of the dash. As for the technology, it will be equipped with great features. The comfort will be on the highest level. Some of the features included are: dual zone climate control, Bose Surround Sound system with 13 speakers, Active noise cancellation, SiriusXM Satellite Radio, USB, navigation, cruise control, Bluetooth etc. Some of the safety system will be: front and rear parking sensors, lane departure warning, traction control, a rearview camera and so on.
Engine and transmission
2016 Cadillac CTS-V will have under its hood a very powerful engine. It is a 6.2-liter V8 supercharged engine. It will be able to produce 640 horsepower and 630 pound-feet of torque. It will be mated to an 8-speed automatic gearbox. It will be offered with rear-wheel drive. It will be able to get 60 mph in only 60 mph in 3.7 seconds. Its top speed will be 200 mph.
Release date and price
2016 Cadillac CTS-V should hit the market in the late summer or early fall of 2015. As for the price, it is estimated to be around $85,000 for the base model.