The 2016 Cadillac ATS is a four-door, five passengers compact luxury saloon, marketed manufactured and sold by General Motors. The 2016 Cadillac ATS is Cadillac first shot, directly compete with the best luxury entry-level sedans including the BMW 3-Series reference, in terms of size, handling, technology and sophistication. Inside 2016 Cadillac ATS, new high-tech features such as a mobile phone charger, a integrated into the CUE infotainment system and OnStar with 4G LTE connectivity and a connection SMS alert function added Wi-Fi hotspot is available.
2016 Cadillac ATS Overview
Stylistically, the 2016 Cadillac ATS has a somewhat conservative grip on softer once nervous Art & Science design language Cadillac. Headlights, narrow and elongated, which extend halfway to the sides of the hood a distinctive touch, while a rising waistline gives a touch of athletics.
The 2016 Cadillac ATSis less than the Cadillac CTS sedan and almost identical to the 3-series in all major dimensions. Cadillac ATS said, undermines his opponents weighing as low as £ 3400 (for the basic models), which was achieved as a sidewalk aluminum hood using lightweight materials, magnesium engine mounts and plates natural door trim of the fiber.
The low weight pays dividends in the handling, even from a suspension setup consisting of a multi-link double-pivot MacPherson strut with a stabilizer to direct action is supported by a configuration before with five arm on the back. Performance is enhanced by an optional sport suspension with Magnetic Ride Control impressive GM, which can adjust the damper in a nod to prevent body roll in hard corners or to keep passengers comfortable while driving.
2016 Cadillac ATS Interior
Inside, the 2016 Cadillac ATS with a sharp similar design and the extensive use of quality materials, including stitched surfaces on the instrument panel and doors. In keeping with the character based on performance, the ATS with carbon fiber interior trim, while the real-wood finish is another option.
The 2016 Cadillac ATS is with the new CUE infotainment system by Cadillac, the available navigation settings and communication vehicles through tactile feedback to eight-inch touch screen tip that controls emulate to look and feel of a smartphone. The system replaces most traditional knobs and buttons on the dashboard and can reportedly technophiles, troglodytes and all are configured in between.
2016 Cadillac ATS Engine
The 2016 Cadillac ATS is with the choice of buyer three different engines, auto and manual transmissions and rear or all-wheel drive. The base engine is 2.5-liter 4-cylinder that produces 202 horsepower and 190 lb-ft of torque. Exclusively with an auto 6-speed transmission and RWD, this engine is 22/33 city / highway mpg.
Those who have a blend of performance and fuel economy can be used for mid-level 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder decide that serves a healthy 272 horsepower and 295 lb-ft of torque – 35 lb-ft model last year. A six-speed manual transmission is for fans available; well equipped, the 2.0-liter delivers 22/32 mpg ATS. With the standard six-speed automatic, the engine 21/31 mpg with RWD or 20/30 mpg with AWD system returns optional.
The high-end engine, at least starts to high 2016 Cadillac ATS-V, is a 3.6-liter V6 that pumps 321 horsepower and 274 lb-ft of torque. Only the auto transmission can be had with the Big Six. Rated fuel economy at 19/28 mpg with RWD and AWD with 18/26 mpg. All engines can run on regular gasoline, though Cadillac recommends premium for the Turbo.
2016 Cadillac ATS Trim levels
The 2016 Cadillac ATS can be had in a variety of trim levels on the basis of engine choices,the 2.5-liter engine is the default in standard and deluxe trim the turbocharged 2.0-liter can be perfected on the standard, luxury, performance and Premium trim and the 3.6-liter is available in luxury, performance or form premium.
The default is with faux leather trim, media center console-mounted USB and SD card and AUX ports, dual-zone automatic temperature control, an information screen a Bose AM / FM / XM audio system 5.7 inch color on the center console, Bluetooth connectivity, a proximity key, the LED interior accent lighting, OnStar with 4G LTE and Wi-Fi hotspot capability and 17-inch aluminum wheels painted.
Upgrade to the Deluxe trim adds leather upholstery, the CUE infotainment system aforesaid, SMS notifications, charging cordless phones, a reversing camera, front and rear parking, eight channels of power driver and passenger seats with two-way power lumbar support and memory function, exterior mirrors with integrated turn signals and puddle lamps, adaptive remote start, a smart key Midnight chrome grille accents and polished wheels of 17 inches.
Performance trim brings the HID headlamps with LED decorative lights, sports seats, aluminum pedals, magnesium steering wheel controls, a lane departure warning system, warning collision front, rear thorax airbag and wipers with automatic intermittent windshield.
For those who are willing to settle for anything but the best, topping premium flagship are a navigation system, a head-up display, a sport suspension with Magnetic Ride Control and limited slip differential, a column tilt and telescopic power steering, high-performance engine cooling and finish machined aluminum wheels with 18-inch run-flat tires shod summer performance.
2016 Cadillac ATS Safety
All 2016 Cadillac ATS models are equipped with 8 air-bags and traction and stability control and four-channel ABS. In addition, intelligent brake assist, a long list of optional safety features available, including adaptive cruise control, collision warning forward brake before, fill automatic collision preparation, lane departure warning and side blind zone alert available for 2016 Cadillac ATS.