The all-new Cadillac ATS-V hits the Saudi roads

Aljomaih Automotive Company (AAC), the sole dealer for Cadillac cars in Saudi Arabia, unveiled the all-new Cadillac ATS-V, 2016, in Saudi Arabia, which is the latest and most exciting model of “V” series.

The launch of this model represents a new era for the luxury car brand “Cadillac” in Saudi Arabia, where major shifts in customers’ choice are being formed to choose a car that combines strong performance and luxury simultaneously "Luxury Sport". Through offering of this great model; AAC introduces the new “V” series, which represents the brand's performance line. The all-new Cadillac ATS-V; will be supported with a strong competitive pricing strategy, which will constitute an important factor to attract clients who wish to own a sports car that enjoys sophisticated features and strong performance such as the all-new Cadillac ATS-V.

Cadillac ATS-V design is based on its true track performance to meet the requirements of sports performance and a sophisticated luxury car on the road. In order to enhance its sports strong performance, the car is equipped with a twin-turbocharged, 3.6-liter engine with reworked internals including a charge-air cooler, titanium connecting rods, and titanium-aluminide turbines. The new engine produces 464 horsepower and a superior torque of 603 NM. In both track driving and around town, this engine is just one part of a wholly exceptional driving experience. The engine is linked to GM’s patent eight-speed automatic transmission, which provides incredibly fast shift times and a shorter first gear ratio to improve off-the-line acceleration.

ATS-V provides high-safety measures for the driver and passengers, including a set of air bags for driver and front seat passenger, the first within the industry, as well as side airbags at the level of the roof covering the front-and rear-seat class, plus front seatbelt holder.

The all-new Cadillac ATS-V features excellent stability features, thanks to the specifically designed for the V-Series, Michelin Pilot Super Sport 19 inch tires with a progressive contact patch and a custom mold shape for maximum grip and stopping power. The wheels are made of light-weight formulated aluminum, with an overall width of 9.5 inches in the front, and 10 inches in the rear. The car, as well, is equipped with Brembo brake system,which is offering race car like braking on the track with six-piston front and four-piston rear fixed calipers stopping vented rotors made of nitro carburized steel to prevent corrosion and enhance performance and appearance.

ATS-V is characterized by its impressive, durable rigid chassis which is made of carbon fiber to reduce the weight. The Carbon Fiber package includes a more aggressive front splitter, hood vent trim and rear diffuser, along with composite rocker extensions and a taller, body-color rear spoiler. A more robust structure gives the car more stability during high speed.

The aura of track-inspired precision carries over to the interior, where the design and the relationship of key components are aimed squarely at performance-driving ergonomics, including a massively thick rimmed steering wheel, beautiful matte carbon fiber detailing and some incredible 16-way adjustable Recaro seats for adjusting the seat and side bolsters.

The ATS-V also features third-generation Magnetic Ride Control and Performance Traction Management. Five driver-selectable settings include the segment’s only competition-level settings for stability and traction control. The car features four distinctive driving modes (Tour, Sport, and Track & Snow/Ice), electronically calibrate a variety of performance features, optimizing and customizing driving to suit all road conditions.ATS-V, also, equipped with a Driver Awareness Package that offers various features including rear-view camera, ultrasound and radar sensors. The Driver Awareness Package monitors attentively the surroundings of the car to alert the driver of any potentially dangerous traffic situations. Alert system includes front-end collisions, change lanes alert, Side Blind Zone Alert, in addition to IntelliBeam headlights.

Noting that Aljomaih Automotive Company (AAC), which began representing General Motors in 1967, is the largest dealer for General Motors in the Middle East,and one of the largest dealers in the world.AAC has a distinct distribution network covering three main areas in Saudi Arabia as well as other small areas.

AAC is the sole dealer for Cadillac in Saudi Arabia. The company offers various services and comprehensive maintenance, plus exclusive services to clients of prime brand, Cadillac.