The News Wheel
No Comments

2019 Cadillac CTS Sedan Overview

Decrease Font Size Increase Font Size Text Size Print This Page
Photo: The News Wheel

The 2019 Cadillac CTS Sedan delivers sleek and responsive power, sumptuous luxury, and cutting-edge tech for a finely tuned driving experience. The 2019 CTS Sedan is available at five trim levels: CTS, Luxury, Premium Luxury, V-Sport, and V-Sport Premium Luxury. CTS, Luxury, and Premium Luxury are available with RWD or AWD. V-Sport and V-Sport Premium Luxury are RWD-only.

Why Buy Luxury? The benefits of purchasing an upscale ride

What’s New on the 2019 Cadillac CTS Sedan?

Changes are minimal for the 2019 version of the CTS Sedan. Three color options have been deleted: Phantom Gray Metallic, Silver Moonlight Metallic, and Midnight Sky Metallic. The Morello Red Edition, featuring Recaro performance seats and a black chrome grille, has also been discontinued.


The 2019 CTS Sedan boasts three vigorous engine options. The 2.0-liter four-cylinder makes 268 horsepower and 295 lb-ft of torque, and it can also achieve 30 mpg on the highway. The 3.6-liter V6 puts out 335 horsepower and 285 lb-ft of torque. The 3.6-liter twin-turbo V6, standard on both V-Sport trims, makes 420 horsepower and 430 lb-ft of torque. All three engines come paired with an eight-speed electronically controlled automatic transmission. A sport suspension and nearly 50/50 weight distribution ensure that the CTS Sedan handles all this power with ease and spirit.

Service You Can Count On: The best reasons to get car care at a dealership

Exterior Features

The exterior of the 2019 CTS Sedan can be outfitted with regular chrome, bright chrome, or black chrome accents for a customized, eye-catching look. 17-inch wheels come standard, with a variety of 18-inch and 19-inch options available. The CTS Sedan also offers heated mirrors, an active aero grille, Brembo front performance brakes, an available integrated rear spoiler, and available High-Intensity Discharge headlamps.

Interior Features

The interior of the 2019 CTS Sedan is lined with rich materials and filled with convenient features. The seats are trimmed with standard leatherette or a variety of available leathers. Other interior trim options include natural wood, carbon fiber, and sueded microfiber. Available LED ambient lighting, tri-zone climate control, and heated and ventilated seats add to the luxurious atmosphere. Adaptive Remote Start allows drivers to not only start the vehicle remotely, but also pre-condition the cabin temperature and activate the heated seats and steering wheel.

Safety and Infotainment Tech

With the Cadillac user experience infotainment system, the 2019 CTS Sedan offers an 8-inch touch screen, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, Bluetooth, Bose audio, and available navigation. There’s also a built-in 4G LTE Wi-Fi hot spot for on-the-go connectivity. Safety technologies are gathered in a pair of optional packages. The Driver Awareness Package offers Forward Collision Alert, Lane Keep Assist, Lane Change Alert, Rear Cross Traffic Alert, a Safety Alert Seat, and IntelliBeam headlights. The Driver Assist Package adds Adaptive Cruise Control – Advanced, Forward and Reverse Automatic Braking, and Automatic Seat Belt Tightening.