American sedan 2018-2019 Cadillac ATS model year comes to the Russian market. And that means it’s time to evaluate the driving and technical characteristics, exterior and interior, and decide at what price the 2018-2019 Cadillac ATS will be available in showrooms of domestic dealers.
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The smallest 2018-2019 Cadillac drafted into the army of the manufacturer to compete with a dominant position on the European market, “the Germans” in the face of the BMW 3 F30, Audi A4, Mercedes-Benz C. In order to successfully confront the representatives of the German trio’s new sedan from 2018-2019 Cadillac ATS should be well prepared. Is it so, try to understand as part of our review.
With the appearance of the “American” in order. We offer to evaluate it in the photo gallery and video. The car looks cool, stylish, sports, and most importantly clearly. Sculpture “nose” false radiator grille, vertical headlights with xenon and LED struts, trim and athletic bumper. Profile sports cars continues to style and dynamism of the front end, stylish radius swollen wheel arches harmoniously look at the background of soft lines of the side surfaces. The high, rising to the stern windows line, flat roof, powerful C-pillar roof, trunk lean monumental stern.
The rear of a sports car is not less stylish and original than the look of the front part. Vertical poles with LED lighting stuffing, faceted bumper, trunk lid with large pointed flat surface. Beautiful and harmonious sedan, the car does not get lost in the stream, well and in a static position 2018-2019 Cadillac ATS almost immediately surrounded by onlookers.
- External dimensions of the sedan 2018-2019 Cadillac ATS are: 4643 mm long, 1821 mm wide, 1420 mm in height, with 2775 mm wheelbase and 145 mm ground clearance (clearance).
- Color options enamel paint finishes offered ten: Black Raven (black), Black Diamond Tricoat (black diamond), Opulent Blue Metallic (bright blue), Crystal Red Tintcoat (red), Summer Gold Metallic (golden), Thunder Gray Chromaflair (dark gray), Glacier blue Metallic (blue), silver Coast Metallic (silver), white Diamond Tricoat (white), Radiant silver Metallic (silver).
- The car is based on road tires 225/45 R17 in the base version, the extra charge is possible to install tires 225 / 35R18 and even 225/35 R19 wheels on. Disks used aluminum – polished and forged 17, 18 and 19 sizes.
a couple of options, and five original varieties – to trim the artificial skin will be applied. Let’s sit in the driver’s seat, appreciate the convenience of the location and the ergonomics of the controls. The chair is very comfortable, with an excellent profile, lateral support vibrant and electric. Multifunction steering-wheel grip, stylish devices with a large 5.7 inch color display, on-board computer. The front panel is a strict form, a center console with a well-placed color touch 8-inch screen for multimedia management (CD MP3 USB AUX voice control), climate control, car settings, display images from the rear view camera and other functions.
In the first row there is enough space for more comfort. Three passengers are not so freely in the rear seats, space is in short supply especially if growth rear seat more than 180 cm Even 2018-2019 Cadillac ATS base model years for Russia will be equipped with a sufficiently rich:. Electric front seats in 8 areas, climate control, parking sensors, keyless access and start the engine button, Bose music with 7 Mew speakers, heated front seats and steering wheel, and other “chips”.
Specifications American sedan 2018-2019 Cadillac ATS : the car is built on the rear-wheel drive platform, but versions with a V6 turbocharged engine and available all-wheel drive transmission AWD (electromagnetic clutch is responsible for connecting the front wheels). Suspension is fully independent: in front McPherson strut, rear five-link circuit. As an option you can order mechatronic chassis (Magnetic Ride Control), is equipped with intelligent electronically controlled shock absorbers, as well as Brembo brake mechanisms. As an electric power assisted steering assistant with variable characteristics of the company ZF.
Due to the wide use of high-strength steel, aluminum and even magnesium designers have achieved the minimum curb weight 1542 kg and a near-perfect weight distribution (51% on the front axle and 49% to the rear).
Just say that he was going and the new 2018-2019 Cadillac ATS is operated just fine. The car took a test drive, fine-tuning the suspension and steering characteristics at the Nürburgring.
- For cars delivered to Russia will be available until only one petrol engine – 2,0L Turbo DI DOHC (272 hp) that can be paired with a 6 speed manual (Tremec TR3160) or 6 automatic transmission (automatic Hydra-Matic 6L45).
- two petrol motors are used in the United States: 2,5L (202 hp) and a V6 3,6L (321 hp).
As security systems – ABC with Brake Assist, Hill Hold and Start Assist (for PCR). The basic version will have a limited slip differential, automatic engine start system, electronic stabilization system ESP stability, adaptive lighting system with biksenovymi headlights.
dual-zone climate control, cruise control, marking the monitoring system and blind spots, warning of the possibility of collision system.
What is the cost – the price for buyers in Russia: sales of 2018-2019 Cadillac ATS with engine 2,0L Turbo (272 hp) and manual transmission 6 will be at the price of 1700 rubles..