2016 Cadillac CT6 Release Date, Specs, Price – The new 2016 Cadillac CT6 is a full size luxurious coupe that made an unprecedented debut during the last year’s New York Auto Show. The car represents the first flagship release from the Cadillac auto maker in close to thirty years.
This car has been purposely built with unique specs meant to outshine its close competitors which include BMW, Audi, Lexus, and other well established brands. The company has intentions of expanding all over the globe and whether or not it will succeed will depend almost solely on this sedan.
This sedan will make a debut with a number of innovative technologies meant to regain its foothold as a luxury brand.
2016 Cadillac CT6 Price and Release Date
According to very reliable sources, the new 2016 Cadillac CT6 will go on sale before the close of 2015, with a cost of about $70,000 for the base vehicle.
Let us lie in wait to see what the new coupe which was revealed during an Academy Awards commercial ceremony is going to present for would be buyers.
2016 Cadillac CT6 Exterior
The Cadillac engineers ensured its body construction does not incorporate needless heft. Therefore the new 2016 Cadillac CT6 will come lighter than its previous predecessors. The auto maker claims that the new CT6 will have a curb weight of only 3700 pounds.
The company only made use of lightweight materials such as aluminium during its construction with the purpose of reducing its weight. All body panels and structural castings have been made of the light weight material.
This will be the first car that will make use of the General Motors’ Omega platform. It will also sit on 7.8” longer wheelbase than the current CTS.
2016 Cadillac CT6 Interior
Everybody knows that the Cadillac auto maker makes really luxurious and stylish stuff, however there are certain things that people would really change given the chance such as the CUE entertainment system and certain controls.
Luckily, the new 2016 Cadillac CT6 will come with better designed features and technologies than the current CTS model as evidenced by the recently released spy photos. More interesting is the new steering wheel which comes with traditional buttons.
The CUE infotainment system has now been revamped with a new 10.2 HD touchscreen display, this was as a result of the previous often slow CUE technology in the CTS.
2016 Cadillac CT6 Engine
The new 2016 Cadillac CT6 is going to come with a brand new 3L twin turbo V6 engine which will be able to generate 400 horsepower and 400 pounds of torque. The company alleges that this new engine will be the most powerful six-cylinder gasoline power train in the industry.
This engine will be paired to an eight-speed automatic transmission, this combination is expected to boost the fuel efficiency ratings. In a nut shell, the new 2016 Cadillac CT6 will be more competitive than the Audi A8, BMW 7 series and Hyundai Equus.
Other engine which will include the 3.6L V6 and the 2L inline four engine will also be made available and will generate 335/265 hp respectively.
For more info about the car, take a look on the official website http://www.cadillac.com/future-vehicles/ct6-sedan.html