Presentation of the 2017 Cadillac CTS model has been announced for the summer 2016. Mid-cycle update is already in progress, but up to the revolutionary changes in this vehicle will not come. Once the prototype seen without camouflage, it became evident that the 2017 CTS arrives on the market only with a new front end.
According to reports the company Cadillac, about new, full-size CTS sedan will be written soon. What was evident at first glance, spy photos have been formalized. Following the example of the company’s models CT6 and XT5, 2017 Cadillac CTS has received a revised front grille. To change has occurred with looks of the rear bumper, as well as the exhaust system. Given that this model went through a phase of improvement of power units for MY 2016, may be more expected in the field of outer appearance.
2017 Cadillac CTS Changes
To change the dimensions will not come. 2017 Cadillac CTS will continue to be 195.5 inches long, 72.2 inches wide, and 57.2 inches tall. Wheelbase with the CTS 2017 model will amount to 114.6 inches. When it was first introduced in the market, the sedan belonged to mid-size vehicle class. CTS was the mid-size sedan, from 2002 to 2014. It grew into a full-size sedan in 2014.
2016 Cadillac CTS is presented with improvements affecting the transmission and drive unit. Until then, used 6-speed automatic transmission, has been replaced with an 8-speed automatic transmission. 2017 Cadillac CTS will be offered with a 2.0 L turbocharged petrol engine with 272 hp and 295 lb-ft of torque. The second engine offered will be a twin-turbocharged 3.6 L naturally aspirated V6 with 420 hp and 430 lb-ft of torque.
The most powerful Cadillac ever will be 2017 Cadillac CTS-V, which will run 6.2 L V8 engine with 640 hp and 630 lb-ft of torque, combined with a ten-speed transmission. Since the CTS Sedan is currently in the third iteration, the CTS-V is also expected as part of the third generation of this model, which was introduced in 2014.. For now, this model is known as the Four-Door Corvette, because if you start the engine from the Z07 model Crvette. In addition to the hitherto mentioned model Cadillac CTS model lineup will consist of a plug-in hybrid model.