2016 Cadillac CTS-V Sedan Overview
The CTS-V is all-new for 2016, featuring a 6.2-liter V8 supercharged engine and four-wheel independent suspension, which combine to produce the most powerful machine Cadillac has ever produced in its 113 year history. The 2016 Cadillac CTS-V luxury sedan is capable of 640 horsepower and a top speed of 200 mph.
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What’s New for the 2016 Cadillac CTS-V?
As the fastest vehicle to ever wear the iconic Cadillac badge, this new third-generation Cadillac CTS-V offers one of the smoothest and fastest rides you will ever find for less than $100,000. The 2016 Cadillac CTS-V also features a newly designed suspension to compliment its 640 hp supercharged engine and comes available with a CurbView Camera and Automatic Park Assist.
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2016 Cadillac CTS-V Exterior
The 2016 Cadillac CTS-V was engineered to provide 20% greater structural stiffness than the non V-series model, which enables better handling and more responsive steering capabilities. Highlights of the vehicle’s exterior include 19-inch alloy wheels and IntelliBeam® headlamps. Exterior color options for the 2016 Cadillac CTS-V sedan are Black Raven, Red Obsession Tintcoat, Phantom Gray Metallic, Stellar Black Metallic, Crystal White Tricoat, and Radiant Silver Metallic.
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Exterior available on the Cadillac CTS-V
- CurbView Camera, Rainsense automatic wipers, IntelliBeam headlamps, Solar-absorbing windshield, Daytime running lamps, Automatic Parking Assist
2016 Cadillac CTS-V Performance
The 2016 Cadillac CTS-V comes equipped with a 6.2-liter V8 supercharged engine good for 640 horsepower and 630 lb-ft of torque, which is only slightly less powerful than the Corvette Z06’s performance numbers of 650 horsepower and 650 lb-ft of torque. The 2016 Cadillac CTS-V also comes standard with an eight-speed automatic transmission and Brembo brakes. Additionally, the 2016 CTS-V can rocket from 0-to-60 mph in only 3.7 seconds and reportedly has a top speed of 200 mph.
2016 Cadillac CTS-V Efficiency
The 2016 Cadillac CTS-V’s 6.2-liter V8 supercharged engine and eight-speed automatic transmission work together to produce an EPA-estimated fuel economy of 14 mpg in the city and 21 mpg on the highway. This sedan features a 19 gallon fuel tank.
2016 Cadillac CTS-V Interior
The interior of the 2016 Cadillac CTS-V is luxurious and spacious, as you would expect from a Cadillac boasting an MSRP of $83,995. This sedan comes with an updated CUE infotainment system that is compatible with both Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. The inerior also features a 16-way power driver seat that is trimmed in Mulan leather, which also includes sueded microfiber inserts and seatbacks.
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Interior available on the 2016 Cadillac CTS-V
- Ventilated front seats, Leather-trimmed steering wheel, Leather-trimmed seats, Rear vision camera, Heated front seats, Rear-window electric defogger
2016 Cadillac CTS-V Safety
The 2016 Cadillac CTS-V sedan earned a five-star safety rating in crash tests performed by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The 2016 CTS-V includes front and rear airbags, full-length side curtain airbags, as well as driver and front passenger knee airbags. This sedan also comes standard with lane departure warning, forward collision alert, and blind spot monitoring.
Standard Safety Features
- Forward Collision Alert
- Side Blind Zone Alert
- StabiliTrak® vehicle stability enhancement system
- Rear Cross-Traffic Alert
- Lane Departure Warning
- OnStar Turn-by-Turn Navigation
- OnStar Roadside Assistance
- Lane Keep Assist
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