A mechanical limited-slip differential is standard with the manual transmission variant and is an available on the premium automatic. The ride quality is very firm, thanks to the Sport suspension package and extremely low-profile tires, bit the seating is both comfortable and supportive. The broad torque band is supported by boost levels up to 18 psi 1. The compact Caddy remains flat and tight without much of the drama that the others relay. As of 2017, the base engine is a 2.
See your dealer for details. New for 2016 A new available 3. A new generation of the 3. With direct injection, Active Fuel Management, and engine stop-start technology, the V-6 boasts more power as well as better fuel efficiency for 2016. The single steering ratio keeps things predictable and precise—two highly desirable traits in a performance vehicle, and advantages, for some at least, over the increasingly popular variable-ratio systems. But what really sets it apart from the other guys is its comfortable and luxurious interior and it includes more options and extras at a more reasonable price point. An 8-speed automatic transmission was introduced for the 2016 model year.
Under the hood, Cadillac mostly follows suit with its German competition—and with similarly mixed results. The instrument panel wraps into the doors and a center stack in the mid-instrument panel flows into the center console. All versions were equipped with a 6-speed automatic transmission as standard until the 2015 model year. It has been suggested that be into this article. Well, the crossover finally arrived at its final destination in New York, setting the record for the longest automated drive in North America.
The front suspension is a , double-pivot set up, using a pair of ball joints and lower control links. The result is the new Alpha platform. Inside, the look is a little lower and more relaxed relative to last-generation Cadillacs, with warm, eye-pleasing materials punctuating a modern layout. Increasing max manifold pressure from 20 to 24 psi raised the torque plateau from 260 lb-ft to 295. In front, a MacPherson strut is flanked by multiple links that create a virtual axis for better response, while the shorter links have less tendency to flex in corners, improving steering feel and driver confidence. The real points of interest are the new turbocharged 2. The two door Cadillac targets Coupe and the.
Navigation, heated front seats, and a heated steering wheel are available as standalone options or part of a package. What you hear in normal driving is a polite whir. Guangzhou, China: Shanghai General Motors Co. The base engine, the normally aspirated 2. The new powertrain combo is intended to boost fuel economy ratings while reducing emissions and improving performance.
Meanwhile, options for the Performance model include the navigation system, cold-weather package, and 18-inch run-flat tires. The rest of the award-winning car is all there: competent chassis and impeccable road manners. For China, 2014 and 2015 models used the gearbox until it was replaced by an 8 speed automatic gearbox. A had been planned to be available in the future. Sales in China began on 21 November 2013. There are other choices to be made as well, such as Rear-Wheel or All-Wheel Drive, suspension packages, Wheel design, exterior color and interior trim. Safety and convenience upgrades are also included with the Performance Package, such as the Driver Awareness Package and a Driver Assist Package with blind-spot monitors; adaptive cruise control with front and rear automatic braking; and a head-up display that can be reconfigured to the driver's taste.
But when you do, you get wood, leather, and metal at nearly every touchpoint, with fine detail for every design cue. Luxuries such as a head-up display, an 8. In front you get great sport bucket seats, which offer a great mix of long-distance comfort and support for spirited driving, while there's actually plenty of headroom and legroom for taller drivers. See your dealer for details. Rear side airbags are available in models equipped with the 3. According to Cadillac, the 2.
North American Car and Truck of the Year Awards. The Wall Street Journal U. The trunk is definitely on the small side, even within this class, but the back seat is as snug as you might expect here, given the rather compact exterior. See your dealer for details. Premium trim models include everything but the Driver Assist Package, the sunroof, and the cold weather package. Its 333 hp and 285 lb-ft of torque may not be numerically enough to justify the extra cost, but its linear power delivery and competent road manners may be. .
The handling characteristics are superb, with responsive steering input, rapid acceleration and excellent braking. Extras included: the Black Sport Appearance package, ground effects, V-Sport Red brake caliper and brake upgrade package, the Morello Red Semi-Analine leather seating with sueded microfiber seatbacks with Jet Black accents, a power sunroof, Sport Suspension Package, Cold Weather Package and Destination charge. Inside, the look is a little lower and more relaxed relative to last-generation Cadillacs, with warm, eye-pleasing materials punctuating a modern layout. A new eight-speed automatic transmission joins the lineup and is offered with all three engines. Peak power is the same 272 horsepower at 5500 rpm, and the engine revs to 7000 rpm.
It produces 202 hp and 191 lb-ft of torque. And when he's not driving them, he's probably eating or sleeping because you need to do that too. The base engine is a 2. Bookmark us and keep checking back for Cadillac cars 0-60 mph updates, since we constantly upload new 0 to 60 mph and quarter mile statistics. The Sedan comes with a standard 2. Rear side airbags are an available extra.