Cadillac is boosting fuel effectivity of its 2016 Cadillac CTS and ATS sedans with a bunch of powertrain changes, together with engine start/stop, an eight-speed automated transmission, and a new 3.6-liter V-6 engine that was presented for the 2016 Cadillac CT6 luxury sedan.
This new, direct-injection V-6 engine makes 333 hp and 285 lb-ft of torque, enhancements of 12 hp and seven lb-feet of torque over the prior 3.6-liter V-6. Cylinder deactivation and engine /stop technologies aid bring EPA combined gas economy scores up to 24 mpg for both sedans (22 mpg with all-wheel force), an development of 2 mpg in rear-wheel-pressure items and 1 mpg in all-wheel-pressure models. A brand new eight-pace computerized transmission replaces the outgoing six-speed as the only transmission alternative for the V-6 in both the ATS and CTS.
The two.Zero-liter turbocharged 4-cylinder engine on hand in the ATS and CTS also receives the eight-pace automated, and springs usual with engine begin/stop for 2016. Mixed gas financial system goes up for this engine too, bettering 2 mpg within the ATS to 26 mpg and 1 mpg in the CTS to 25 mpg (AWD items lose 1 mpg mixed). 2016 Cadillac ATS sedan and coupe models nonetheless offer a six-pace guide on rear-wheel-power 2.0T models; the base ATS sedan continues with its 2.5-liter four-cylinder, which features the eight-velocity automatic as good. Carrying on with on unchanged is the 2016 Cadillac CTS Vsport, which nonetheless uses a three.6-liter twin-rapid V-6 with 420 hp and an eight-pace computerized transmission.
There are other minor updates in retailer for the 2016 Cadillac CTS and ATS sedans, including Apple CarPlay and Android Auto potential, new color options inside and outside, and some extra energetic defense features. The CTS also will get a slightly specific wheel design.
Look for these updated 2016 Cadillac sedans to head on sale later this autumn, with up-to-date pricing data nonetheless to return.
2016 Cadillac CTS ATS
source : automobilemag