Before the company Cadillac nobody perceived as a brand with a sporty character, yet powerful cars in their model range has always had.
A line formed and this “hot” models in recent years, received a name additional index «V».
So, in 2013, the premiere of sedan CTS third generation, and now it appeared “charged” version of the Cadillac CTS-V 2018-2019 model year.
In appearance of a novelty still dominated faceted forms.
It did not disappear and the original brand profile with extended front part and a short stern.
Long headlights with daytime running lights with LEDs occupy not only a part of the “face” of the car, but his wings.
From a conventional sedan «charged» Cadillac CTS-V 2018-2019 features a new black grille falshradiatornoy and large front bumper with massive air intakes.
Embossed hood is made using carbon fiber and got a hole for ventilation.
In addition, ventilation slots are on the sides of the body.
Wheel arches widened, and it hints at the fact that the sedan increased track.
At the stern mounted plain rectangular lights, luggage compartment cover is decorated with a small spoiler and a rear bumper with chrome coated settled four pipe exhaust system.
Through installed near the rear roof pillars and struts under the hood, the car body has become tougher about 25 percent.
The new Cadillac CTS-V 2018-2019 is based on alloy wheels with 19-inch tires from Pirelli.
The front wheels are equipped with “rubber” dimension 255/40 R19, while the rear – 285/35 R19.
The length of the sedan Cadillac CTS-V 2018-2019 reaches 496.6 cm, body width of 183.4 cm and a height of new items does not exceed 145.4 cm. The length of the wheelbase is 291.1 centimeters.
Turning circle model is not less than 11.2 meters.
The interior decoration 5-seat sedan Cadillac CTS-V 2018-2019 is dominated by Alcantara and leather.
There are laths of carbon.
Instead of analog dashboard mounted color 12.3-inch screen.
Information from it may display a head-up display on the windscreen.
The central console, having a decent slope, crowned by 8-inch touch-screen multimedia complex CUE.
It is extendable, and behind it there is a secret compartment for small items.
Seats front row got electric adjustment and are equipped with heating and ventilation functions.
Furthermore, as an option will be available from Recaro sports seat with lateral support higher level.
Note that the luggage compartment of the car is able to accommodate about 447 mi liters of luggage.
The basic equipment of “charged” sedan Cadillac CTS-V 2018-2019 provides wireless Internet access and satellite navigation.
Also available a special video system, with which you can remove the ascent on the race track, and the stored data about the speed, time, side wind etc.
For safety systems available to EBD, ABS, StabiliTrak, and just 10 airbags.
The new Cadillac CTS-V 2018-2019 has received the former gasoline 8-cylinder 16-valve V-twin powerplant with a displacement of 6.2 liters (6162 cm / cc) with a mechanical compressor.
Similarly, the same engine equipped with a super car the Chevrolet the Corvette the Z06 .
It produces about 640 horsepower at 6400 rev / min and an impressive 855 Newton meters of maximum torque, achieved already at 3600 rev / min.
This engine is paired with an automatic 8-band transmission.
On acceleration from zero to 100 km / h “charged” the car takes just 3.7 seconds, and its maximum speed reaches 320 kilometers per hour.
The power unit is equipped with the Active Fuel Management, which, if necessary, disables a number of cylinders, which contributes significantly to save fuel.
However, the exact fuel consumption the American automaker has not yet announced.
The standard equipment of the sedan Cadillac CTS-V 2018-2019 there is a limited slip differential.
Suspension of the car is completely independent with stabilizer bars.
Front – spring with traditional pillars “McPherson”, rear – multi-link design.
Inflexibility of spring has increased slightly.
It also offers new magnetorheological adaptive shock absorbers called Magnetic Ride Control.
In addition, the function is available with chassis adjustment modes “Sport” and “Comfort”.
The steering machine management has become more acute.
Drive at a novelty back.
The front and rear wheel models are now equipped with more powerful Brembo disc brakes with ventilation.
The official debut of the new sedan Cadillac CTS-V is planned for the Detroit International Auto Show, which kicks off in January 2018-2019 year.
And selling “charged” novelty will presumably in the autumn of the same year.
In the United States the cost of car experts predict will be not less than 70 000 dollars.