The 2016 Cadillac CT6 is a brand new model. Cadillac has the ambition, luxury and performance of the German and Japanese style in a US packaging cooked offer was not wavered. The next 2016 Cadillac CT6 takes holiest Shuttle German leaders: the Audi A8, BMW 7 Series and Mercedes-Benz S-Class. The Lexus LS and Jaguar XJ can also this elite group as the prestige badge Detroit intends to come to be counted.
Cadillac wisely avoided the extreme design returns for its flagship product, adopting instead the smaller of its 2016 Cadillac CTS and 2016 Cadillac ATS sedans pulled threads. A long bonnet, large trunk and big backseat give the CT6 the low presence long wheelbase in this class requires. The CT6 is actually longer than the standard length Audi A8 and BMW 7 Series, but shorter than the long-wheelbase versions.
But also similar to his secondary participant of the 2016 Cadillac CT6 is not simply a 2016 Cadillac CTS with a body. It is one of the first cars from GM, if not the first, developed on top of a new chassis to get full-size luxury cars and crossovers GM built. The aluminum-intensive construction should give the Cadillac CT6 impressive structural integrity while low overall weight. Cadillac makes 2016 Cadillac CT6 has a curb weight of less than 3.700 pounds, which would make it much easier than its competitors.
The new 2016 Cadillac CT6 chassis, which is complemented by magnetically adjustable shocks and four wheels, should also convey Cadillac CT6 with its own unique behavior, handling and comfort properties, not easy to adapt his character smaller cars.
2016 Cadillac CT6 Features
The 2016 Cadillac CT6 interior has a full complement of style and technique Cadillac, with large parts of leather, wood and aluminum trim and adjustable LED ambient lighting. There is a wireless charging mat for mobile phones, a mirror, used the video driver to a clear view behind them and a Bose sound system 34 speakers. Rear passengers get dual video screens mounted on the front seat backrests, while the rear seats with heating, massage and a ventilation system, in addition to the ability to rest.
2016 Cadillac CT6 Engine
The latest double-turbo 3.0-liter V6 (400 hp / 400 p.f of torque, estimated) is the marquee 2016 Cadillac CT6 engine. There are also 3.6-liter V6 (naturally aspirated, 335 hp) and 2.0-liter turbo engine (265 hp), the 4-cylinder options.
All engines pair with 8-speed transmission power to the rear wheels, while the transmission of the turbo V6 has a little more performance-oriented gear. The 2016 Cadillac CT6 luxury cruiser class, but a V8 option is almost a prerequisite. Cadillac has not yet announced a V8, but at some point we would expect to see something small from the new family of GM block 8-cylinder engines.
2016 Cadillac CT6 Competitors
The 2016 Cadillac CT6, as segment of the full-size luxury sedan is brutally competitive. Bids Audi, BMW, Jaguar, Lexus and Mercedes there is not bad in the group. Even the Hyundai Equus is a legitimate contender in this group.
With a final update and a wide range of available engines, the Audi A8 is a top rival. Made entirely of aluminum, it is the original lightweight luxury saloon. The Mercedes-Benz S-Class is often considered the reference class and the S550 and its variations still represent luxury at the highest level. Like the Audi offers the S-Class engine variants and even more a hybrid plug-in version.
Finally, the BMW 7 Series and Lexus LS 460 also facilities in this class, with performance and luxury that the CT6 must match when they are taken seriously. The 2016 Cadillac CT6 will available on dealership at the beginning of 2016.