Masterpieces are built one detail at a time. From its remarkably powerful engine, to its signature LED lighting, and ingenious wireless charging, no detail of the CTS 2016 Sedan has been overlooked. The result is a powerfully crafted luxury sedan that commands attention on the road.
Power players. The highly efficient 2.0L Turbo 4-Cylinder delivers 268 hp. Push it to the next level with the available second-generation 3.6L V6-engine, that offers impressive performance, smooth acceleration and
335 hp. Each engine is paired with an 8-speed automatic transmission,
giving full control of shifting during every drive. Additionally, the engine features Automatic Start/Stop technology to temporarily turn off the engine when the car comes to a stop.
Push performance to its limit. The 2016 CTS started with a rigorous test on Germany’s famed Nürburgring track to fine-tune its agility.
The outcome is impressive acceleration, responsive handling and precise break feel for a smooth and tight drive.
Command the road. Available Magnetic Ride Control suspension maintains precise body control and chassis composure for a seamless ride by adjusting to the road up to 1,000 times per second.
BREMBO® FRONT BRAKES
Remarkable stopping power1. The CTS 2016 features Brembo® fixed-caliper, aluminium 4-piston front brakes that deliver responsive stopping and consistent pedal feel.
Sure-footed in inclement weather.
Available all-wheel drive maximizes stability and handling, delivering impeccable control in less-than-perfect driving conditions at all speeds. to 1,000 times per second.
A light and balanced frame. Engineers achieved near-perfect 50/50 front-to-rear weight distribution through the innovative use of aluminium in the front shock towers and front suspension. Likewise, aluminium alloy door structures save approximately 33% in weight versus steel door structures.
A lighter frame means enhanced driving dynamics, handling and quietness.
Progressive technology everywhere you go. From a new and improved Cadillac CUE infotainment system and Wireless Charging3 to Surround Vision, the CTS 2016 comes with enhanced technology that offers both enjoyment and safety.
Stay focused and informed. The available Head-Up Display with full color interface is conveniently projected onto the windshield with desired information such as speed, audio, navigation and more.
This system allows the driver to keep their eyes on the road for a safer drive.
Grip the wheel for utter control. Paddle shifters and a choice of driver-selectable modes (Tour, Snow/Ice, Sport, and with V-Sport models, Track) let you adjust the steering and transmission calibrations depending on road conditions or how dynamically you want to drive.
A brilliant new take on technology. The new and improved Cadillac CUE4 Infotainment System has a faster processor for quicker responsiveness. The system lets you access your contacts, music and information with just the touch2, flick or swipe of the screen. In fact, with proximity sensing, Cadillac CUE Infotainment system comes to life when it senses your hand is near and pulses to let you know it is responding to your command. Once you’re done interacting with the screen, the information fades out, providing a cleaner display.
Engulf yourself with sound. Enjoy a complete audio experience with a premium 11-speaker Bose® sound system that plays your favorite music with crystal clarity. The available 13-speaker Bose® Surround Sound system features Centerpoint 2.0® surround technology, enabling listeners to enjoy an immersive sound experience from nearly any stereo source.
See all around you without having to look. Providing an extra set of eyes when in low speed Drive or Reverse, Surround Vision provides a bird’s-eye view of the areas immediately surrounding the vehicle. This view, projected on the Cadillac CUE screen, helps increase your awareness when parking or in reverse.
A streamlined charging experience. With Wireless Charging3 conveniently located in the Cadillac CUE® storage bin, you can power your compatible phone and select other mobile devices anytime the vehicle is running.
Interiors that revolve around you. Tailor the Cadillac CTS 2016 to your individual tastes with your choice of interior environments. Select from materials such as exotic woods, carbon fiber and available hand cut-and-sewn leather seating that are skillfully fitted using expert craftsmanship.
See your information, your way. The available 12.3’’ LCD screen in the CTS 2016 allows you to build your driver information display. Vital information as well as content like navigation and entertainment are seen easily within the full-color, HD cluster.
Temperature at your command. Control an array of available climate features such as heated and ventilated front seats, heated steering wheel, and rear outboard heated seats. For everyone’s optimal comfort, available tri-zone climate control allows front seat and rear seat passengers the ability to set their surrounding temperature.
There when you need them. An electronic cover opens when you need access to the cup holders and conceals them when you don’t.
Bring the finer things to light. Available enhanced Ambient Interior Lighting subtly highlights the dash and door trim and showcases the meticulous craftsmanship of the luxurious CTS sedan.
Fully customizable comfort. Available 20-way adjustable front seats provide manual thigh support and power-adjustable seatback bolsters to help keep the driver and front passenger in total comfort.
Enjoy a head start. Adaptive Remote Start allows the engine to be started up to 100 yards away and activates the available heated and ventilated seats.
Performance-inspired styling. A long, low, lean design philosophy manifests itself in the dramatic angles and sleek aerodynamics that keep the CTS 2016 firmly planted. From the sculptural inlaid hood to the LEDs that light the way brilliantly, every detail adds up to a look that signals its on-road capabilities.
Visually brilliant. Nearly 200 Crystalline LED lights accentuate the exterior and provide smooth white illumination, while the decklid spoiler doubles as an LED center brake lamp. Also available are High-Intensity Discharge headlamps equipped with Adaptive Forward Lighting, directing the headlamps to cast light precisely on your path of travel.
A concealed advantage. Hidden behind the grille, the active aero grille shutters automatically close to maximize aerodynamics when additional engine cooling is not required.
Dynamic even standing still. The crisp lines and fluid, sculptural elements of the inlaid hood yield a liquid-like reflective surface, making CTS appear to be in motion, even when it’s still.
A sleek take on utility. The rear spoiler of the CTS sedan manages critical airflow for aerodynamic efficiency and a firmly planted feel at higher speeds. At the same time, 48 bright LEDs light up when stopping to signal to vehicles behind..
Drive confident. The CTS sedan’s body is constructed using ultra-high-strength steel and incorporates crumple zones to help absorb and manage crash energy. It’s loaded with 10 standard airbags, including knee airbags for the driver and front passenger and side-impact airbags for rear passengers to help you feel well-guarded.
Advanced peace of mind. The available Driver Awareness Package5 includes a plethora of safety and security features to help assist your drive. Forward Collision Alert uses a forward-facing front camera to detect and alert you if an impact is imminent. Lane Keep Assist may gently guide you back in your lane by turning the steering wheel if the vehicle approaches a detected lane marking without the use of a turn signal. The Rear Cross-Traffic Alert feature uses sensors to sweep the sides of CTS 2016 when you back out of parking spots and alerts you to approaching vehicles.
Technology that anticipates. The available Driver Assist Package5 uses a number of high-tech features to help lessen impact during a collision, or avoid it altogether. The package includes Adaptive Cruise Control, which uses radar to detect and maintain a safe distance from vehicles ahead, even in stop-and-go traffic. Also included is Front and Rear Automatic Braking which can, up to certain speeds, sense front or rear collisions and automatically engage the brakes, helping to give you more reaction time.