Cadillac CTS-V Specifications
Cadillac CTS-V FAQ'S
4-Door Rear Wheel Drive Car, 640 bhp, 630 lb-ft, 8-sp Automatic, 14/21 mpg, 5 passengers, 4150 lb, 6.2-liter, supercharged, turbocharged, 8-cylinder engine, 6.5 lb/bhp
2016 CTS-V dominates with a supercharged 6.2L V8 engine and an 8-speed automatic transmissoin plus structural and suspesion enhancements. Brembro Brakes with precise handling.
The CTS-V is a Machine ready for the Road or the Track. It is track ready. Drive it daily and then run it on the track. MICHELIN PILOT SUPER SPORT TIRES, TRACK CAPABLE COOLING, PERFORMANCE TRACTION MANAGEMENT
And for everyday-driving performance, it all works seamlessly with Direct Injection, Continuous Variable Valve Technology and Active Fuel Management.
Command every road. Magnetic Ride Control adjusts to surface conditions at a rate of 1,000 times-a-second, making every ride smoother for maximum performance. At 60 mph, the MRC system literally reacts to every inch of the road. Feel increased stability and handling control with a damping response system that is 40% faster than its predecessor. And the handling enhancements don’t stop there. An electronic limited slip differential automatically enhances performance split between the rear wheels, making driving well-balanced mid-corner, and maximizing corner exit acceleration, in most road conditions.
Tuned and tested on the track. The CTS-V houses an 8-speed automatic transmission that provides lightning-fast shifts along with smooth and refined performance.
Shift through all 8 seamlessly and automatically select the right gear with Performance Algorithm Shifting to improve lap times, or switch to manual control by tapping the magnesium paddle shifters, mounted on the steering wheel for a truly hands-on experience.
Uncompromised stopping power. Massive six piston front and four piston rear Brembo® brakes let you harness a powerful engine with durability, consistency and the capability for track-day performance straight from the factory.
The specifically sized and tuned rotors undergo a Ferritic Nitro Carburizing process that greatly reduces corrosion and helps maintain smooth braking performance for a longer period of time.
Uniquely gripping. Specifically designed and tuned for the V-Series, Michelin® Pilot® Super Sport summer-only tires2 deliver exceptional grip in performance driving situations. Simultaneously, the multi-compound tread composition provides excellent ride quality and extended tread-wear for both everyday and track driving
Complete and utter control. Performance Traction Management provides you with competition spec traction and stability controls. Adjust to conditions with five modes specifically for the track: Wet, Dry, Sport 1, Sport 2 or Race.
And Launch Control manages tire spin to optimize your acceleration from a standing start getting you off the line both fast, and in control
Cool, calm and collected. A large grille and fascia openings feed more air into a large-capacity radiator and multiple heat exchangers for cooling that adds up to maximum driving performance.
Light, but striking. A lightweight carbon fiber hood provides the CTS-V with optimal weight distribution and positively sleek looks. Open the hood and you’ll also find exposed carbon fiber underneath. Just as striking, the aerodynamically designed front splitter, hood extractor and spoiler reduce lift to firmly keep your V planted and stable on the road. Available carbon fiber package includes a unique carbon fiber splitter, hood vent, diffuser and the aggressive rear spoiler that generates greater down-force.
An upfront statement. The new CTS-V announces its arrival with an exclusively designed open-mesh, upper and lower V grille. Its functional design feeds more air into the cooling system, including outboard coolers that maximize airflow to
keep the powerful V8 engine cool.
Comfort that performs. With standard 20-way heated and ventilated performance-oriented seats, trimmed in semi-aniline leather and V-signature sueded microfiber inserts.
Stay connected when you have to. The available built-in Wi-Fi® hotspot3 supports up to seven mobile devices. You’ll have a fast and reliable 4G LTE connection that allows you to easily and quickly search for almost anything.
Track, analyze and share. The available Performance Data Recorder offers four overlays — Sport, Track, Performance or Tour — and lets drivers record their driving experience by capturing real-time video, audio and performance metrics. The front-view camera captures each curve and straightaway, and when parked, lets you watch and analyze your driving performance on the Cadillac CUE4 screen. Or you can save the footage on the SD card to watch or share your performance later.
Engulf yourself with sound. The 13-speaker Bose® Surround Sound system features Advanced Staging Technology, an innovation that creates an immersive sound experience to bring you the feeling of being front row, center stage.
In addition, AudioPilot® 2.0 noise compensation technology continuously adjusts the volume to compensate for the effects of background noise and vehicle speed.
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