2016 Cadillac CTS-V Release Date, Price, Msrp, Interior – It has become more than apparent that the new 2016 Cadillac CTS-V vehicle is getting released. A sporty super sedan car is something that may people who believe in Cadillac have been expecting and a sporty sedan they got, with the addition of something more. The car is worth every penny of the price they ask for and is more than apparent that it will raise many eyebrows and get much attention when it does start roaming the roads.
The key feature of the car are of course its performance rates. It has got some killer specs and various additions to its powertrain that can only amaze even the most unreliable person. If you do not respect the car enough it may turn on you, but it is the respect that it deserves that makes it a great vehicle. The design is crisp and sporty as ever, there have been no mistakes when designing this car and making it a prime vehicle.
This line of vehicle has been graced with the best performance rates in its class. It will certainly topple the competition and level it flat behind. As you can see from the pictures, it has the looks to do so, and as you will be able to see from the review, its specs and performance also provide an amazing confirmation about the ability of the vehicle. This is going to be the third generation of the CTS brand and it will also include some additional features that are only known for V-type cars from Cadillac.
2016 Cadillac CTS-V exterior
The new 2016 model features a lot of elements that were previously seen in the 2014 CTS-V, but with some updated and innovated features added to its surface. The front part is completely changed compared to the old vehicle, as the headlights are the only thing that has remained the same, everything else is completely new and remodeled. The car has a menacing look and aerodynamic performance features. The grille has been designed to be more narrower while it also has a brand-new mesh pattern. Bellow it, there is the standard CTS looking honeycomb mesh which has been enlarged particularly for this car design.
At the sides, the air intakes have been remodeled as well to feature the best aero-dynamic performance, and the apron has a carbon-fiber splitter added as well. The hood is also made from carbon-fiber in order to reduce weight and has been designed to feature a air-extracting vent which is used to pull the hot air out form the engine and help reduce the lift. The track-optimized suspension makes the car sit lower than usual which is apparent form the sides. There are also some revised side skirts, all-new side vents and wider fenders. What enables the CTS to have the V-brand to it is the design of the new trunklid spoiler and a redesigned bumper which his placed at the back.
The exterior of the car scream aggressiveness while under the hood you can only find power, but the inside of the Cadillac CTS-V has high levels of luxury. The people from Cadillac that it is not just about the looks and the performance of the vehicle, as sometimes one needs to concentrate on the convenience inside of it. The inside incudes some heated and ventilated front seats which are 20-way adjustable. The seats are actually performance oriented ones and have been made out of aniline leather with sueded microfiber and provide plenty of lateral support. Those who want even more comfort can spend some more money in order to get the f Recaro performance seats which come with Mulan leather upholsteries.
The entire cabin is stacked with fine materials and ornamented stitching which are features on the majority of the elements inside the car and also on the wheel as well. There are also some different color combinations offered for the new 2016 CTS-V car which include Jet Black, Jet Black with Light Platinum accents, and Saffron with Jet Black accents. The unique features added to the inside of the car are the 12.3-inch instrument cluster display with V-series graphics and full-color head-up display, Cadillac’s latest CUE infotainment system, the Bose Surround Sound audio system, wireless inductive phone charging and OnStar 4G LTE connectivity with built-in Wi-Fi hotspot, and also Siri Eyes Free system.
The highlight of the 2016 Cadillac CTS-V is of course its engine. It uses the same 6.2 liters but has a V-8 powerplant with such features as aluminum cylinder heads and a lightweight, titanium intake valves. The unit’s rotors are now smaller which allows for higher maximum rpm earlier in the rev band. Thanks to a more direct discharge port, which creates less turbulence and less heat, a better boost and acceleration are achieved. The fuel consumption is also regulated with the use of an updated Active Fuel Management system. The engine produces 640 horsepower and 630 pound-feet of torque, while the pwoerplant adds 84 hp and 79 pound-feet. The 0-60 mph performance is achieved at 3.7 seconds. And it is all made available with a combined GM’s 8L90 eight-speed automatic transmission system.
Release date and price
This amazing car is scheduled to appear by the end of this year or the lease at the beginning of the next one. But it is more likely that next year is the apparent choice here but we will have to wait and see for the official update when it comes out. On the other hand the price is already fixed at a base MSRP of $83,995 for the new Cadillac CTS-V model.