2015 Cadillac CTS – Cadillac Division of General Motors has officially unveiled the upcoming CTS sedan for 2015MY challenge. This model will gets the new wreathless crest replacing the old laurel wreath logo. As previously reported, the new CTS will probably be equipped with brand-new OnStar with 4G LTE and typical built-in Wi-Fi hotspot (supplied using a 3GB or three-month trial) and Cadillac DockSpot wireless phone charging.
All variant come common with projector-beam halogen headlamps with the high-density discharge headlights with Adaptive Forward Lighting System is optional. Lesser models get a Galvano chrome grille whilst the Vsport comes with a black chrome grille. Other equipment will consists of illuminating door handles using a similar Galvano polished aluminum, an active aero grille shutters for base, Luxury and Overall performance versions. As common CTS rides on 17-inch wheels with 18- or 19-inch rims are optional. The customer can choose two fresh body paints called Crystal White Tricoat and Dark Adriatic Blue Metallic. The CTS-V variant also gets an electronic limited-slip differential, sport-tuned suspension (with uprated spring rates and stabilizer bars), quicker steering ratio, Brembo brakes, 18-inch wheels with wider Pirelli summer rear tires in conjunction with a driver-selectable track mode.
Inside, this model are out there in eight exceptional interior color packages available, with two becoming two-tone options. Every single comes with actual wood, carbon fiber, or aluminum trim panels. The leather seats are out there, which includes full, semi-aniline leather. The base model come standard with 5.7-inch while the larger trim provides 12.3-inch TFT display in the center gauge cluster. As described above, the new CTS now features wireless smartphone charging, text message alerts built into the Cadillac CUE, perpendicular parking feature, OnStar with 4G LTE & Wi-Fi hotspot, lane keep assist and lane change alert safety systems.
2015 Cadillac CTS Specs
Below the hood, the new CTS entry variant are going to be powered by a 2.0-liter turbocharged 4-cylinder DI VVT gasoline engine, delivering 272 horsepower (203 kW) and 295 lb-ft (400 Nm) of torque. The higher model provides a 3.6-liter V-6 DI VVT, creating 321 horses (239 KW) and 275 lb-ft (373 Nm) of torque. Even though the top-of line CTS-V variant include a 3.6-liter twin-turbocharged V6 DI VVT engine, producing 420 horsepower (313 kW) and 430 lb-ft (583 Nm) of torque. All of the 2015 Cadillac CTS lineup are connected to an eight-speed paddle-shift automatic transmission with typical front-wheel drive or optional all-wheel drive configurations. The CTS-V model only accessible in FWD. Fuel consumption for the 2.0-liter with FWD is 19 city/30 highway with AWD is rated at 18 city/28 highway. The larger 3.6-liter V6 FWD capabilities 19 city/28 highway and with AWD return 18 city/27 highway. Whilst the variety topping 3.6-turbo will return 17 city/25 highway. All quantity is GM’s estimate economy in US mpg.
The automaker not yet released any detail about pricing and market release date for this 2015 Cadillac CTS luxury sedan. FYI: the 2014 challenge is start from $45,100 for the base 2.0-liter turbo variant with FWD configuration to nearly $75,000 for the range-topping CTS-Vsport with all equipment’s.