2014 Cadillac CTS

Whats new for 2014

New Cars Reviews - The 2014 cadillac cts appearance mostly the exact, however gets multiple changes beneath the metal. These embody a brand new base engine, an eight-speed transmission, extra size with less weight, and a brand new high-performance trim level.


A perennial tween, the cts has continually been too big for your own 3 series crowd, nonetheless too compact out to interest an e-class buyer. However currently along with the smaller ats squaring shoulders with alternative compact luxury sedans, the 2014 cadillac cts is free out to move straight into the upmarket midsize luxury ring.

The new cts sits atop a 1. 2-inch longer wheelbase, is 5 inches longer and 1 in. Lower, and in profile appearance massive such that you can stand alongside the midsize germans. Styling is largely an evolution on your current model, with the use of a wider grille, headlights flowing straight into the hood line and bulkier rear shoulders.

The 3. 6-liter v6 returns, up a couple of a lot of horsepower out to 325 hp and 275 pound-feet of torque. A turbocharged 2. 0-liter four-cylinder shared along with the ats becomes the new base engine, smart for 272 hp and 295 lb-ft. Cadillac expects the 2. 0-liter out to come back 19 mpg city and 30 mpg highway.

The 2014 cadillac cts may also introduce a high trim level known as vsport, providing a twin-turbocharged 3. 6-liter v6 generating 420 hp and 430 lb-ft of torque -- more often the turbo v8 in bmws high 550i. The vsport model can merely be accessible with rear-wheel drive, whereas each the four-cylinder and naturally aspirated v6 models may also supply optional all-wheel drive.

Gms initial eight-speed transmission comes normal on rear-drive v6 models, whereas 2. 0-liter and all-wheel-drive v6s get a six-speed automatic with paddle shifters. The cts may also supply another caddy initial : automated parking assist.

Utilizing new ats platform, the 2014 cts sheds considerable weight compared out to the current model. According out to cadillac, the four-cylinder cts weighs concerning 200 pounds less when compared to the bmw 528i. Little doubt, bmw can trim pounds direct from 5 series because of its next redesign, however the a lot of necessary consideration could be that the cts weighs lower than its current self : the bottom curb weight on your new model is more often 200 pounds lighter when compared to the lightest current cts.

Within, the cts takes its lead direct from xts with rich leather and trim parts, a 12. 3-inch configurable dash show, while a second show out to operate the cue infotainment system. We hope cadillac updates cues touchscreen controls and haptic touch-sensitive buttons for a lot of intuitive, tactile response. Our expertise with cue therefore way is maddening.

The 2014 cadillac cts arrives at dealers this fall beginning at around $46, 000. Check back and get a full review on your new cts, as well as specs, driving impressions and shopping for recommendation because it becomes accessible.