If you want a luxury super sedan there are usually only a few models that are available and most of these are the European from Audi, BMW and Mercedes. Well, not anymore since we are getting more and more reports and rumors about the 2015 Cadillac CTS V Sedan that should be able to compete with aforementioned models.
For a couple of years Cadillac has been selling the CTS-V with a massive 6.2 liter supercharged V8 and a chassis tweaked on the race track. This meant it was faster than most cars on the road. Well, the 2015 Cadillac CTS V Sedan is going to be a nice refresh added to the series but with a disappointing engine but take this with reserve since we could hear two versions of this story.
2015 Cadillac CTS V Sedan Back
Let’s take a look first at the exterior of the car. Because there is now no real CTS V but a V Sport model, the car now has a much more composed look. It boasts 18 inch wheels with high performance Pirelli tires, Xenon and LED in the headlights as well as LED in the tail lights, lower stance than the usual CTS, bigger wheel arches and a small spoiler that will help keep the car in check at high speed.
2015 Cadillac CTS V Sedan Release Date
Moving to the interior, the car looks quite good and it is now more upmarket than the previous generation. You get as standard on 2015 Cadillac CTS V Sedan fully leather interior with electric front and rear seats, satellite navigation with an eight inch screen that also doubles as the center for the infotainment system, a surround sound system and dual zone climate control. If these are not enough for you then you can opt for a massive moon-roof that is fully electric, privacy glass or even a better sound system. Amount of luxury features is on high level and it will be possible to satisfy almost any buyer.
2014 Cadillac CTS VSport Engine
Now, the engine, the one thing that everybody loves about this car. As we said before, rumors suggest that the V8 has been unfortunately replaced by a smaller 3.6 liter V6. Don’t despair though because this one is twin turbocharged and thanks to clever electronics it is able to put out no less than 420 horsepower and 430 lb-ft of torque. Sure, it is less than the previous generation but the entire car is also 300 pounds lighter. Thanks to these 2015 Cadillac CTS V Sedan is even faster than the previous generation. Acceleration to 60 MPH from a standstill is now done in less than 3.8 seconds thanks to a dual clutch 8 speed automatic with paddle shifters and the top speed is around 190 MPH.
Cadillac CTS V Sedan Side
Further rumors suggest that again the 2015 Cadillac CTS V Sedan will come with a larger 6.2 liter LT4 supercharged V8 engine that is taken from new Corvette Z06. In this setup it should offer more than 600 hp that are transferred through a eight speed automatic transmission to the rear wheels. We are sure that there is a large number of buyers that really would like to see this engine offered.
Price Of 2015 Cadillac CTS V Sedan
In conclusion, the 2015 Cadillac CTS V Sedan is now a much more composed car than before with a more refined turbo engine, better fuel economy and even better performance but also the possible V8 monster. The car will be available for sale somewhere around the end of this year or the start of the next year at a base price of just over $62.000 making it have an incredibly high value for money.