New Cadillac ATS-V received features of a racing car

April 20, 2015 at 8:03 pm

American premium brand introduced an ATS-V sports model of sedan and coupe at the LA Auto Show. The car will be put on the market in 2015 and will compete with the BMW M3 / M4, as well as Lexus RC F.

2016 High performing Cadillac ATS-V pic

2016 High performing Cadillac ATS-V pic

Under the hood, the new ATS-V is powered with a V6 twin-turbo providing 455 hp and 617 Nm of torque. The car has a top speed of 296 km / h, and accelerates from zero to 100 km / h in 3.9 seconds. Power plant is working with a 6-speed mechanic transmission and 8-speed automatic. Cadillac representatives boast of the responsiveness and excellent performance of a car, they notice that the car adapts to the driving style of its owner, and each driving mode is adjusted to meet the requirements of any road, including the racetrack.

2016 Fast Cadillac ATS-V coupe image

2016 Fast Cadillac ATS-V coupe image

ATS-V model has received significant upgrades of the suspension; the chassis became 25% stiffer than the standard version. Also, engineers have installed Brembo brakes, Magnet Ride Control shock absorbers, which provide unmatched manageability and quality of driving. Hood of the car is made of carbon fiber, and an option package with other elements is available. The Interior of Cadillac ATS-V is equipped with Recaro sports seats, 5,7-inch screen multimedia system, and is decorated with leather trim.