Charged Cadillac ATS-V will become even more powerful

May 26, 2015 at 5:33 pm

In the near future the US company Cadillac plans to release a more powerful version of charged family ATS-V of 2016 model year, which will get a powerful 7.0-liter V8 petrol engine and will be called as ATS-V +. This was reported by a number of reputable automotive publications.

2016 Charged Cadillac ATS-V model image

2016 Charged Cadillac ATS-V model image

A high-performance car Cadillac ATS-V + can easy compete with models BMW M3 / M4, and will be their “killer.” Note that the 7.0-liter V8 petrol engine previously used in such extreme car of GM as the coupe-track Chevrolet Camaro Z / 28 and charged modification of the Corvette Z06. According to rumors, now this powerful naturally aspirated engine will find its place under the hood of hot novelty Cadillac ATS-V +.

2016 Powerful and aggressive Cadillac ATS-V pic

2016 Powerful and aggressive Cadillac ATS-V pic

In the above models, seven-liter V8 engine developed 505 horsepower with a maximum torque of 650 Nm. What will be the capacity of this unit in the charged modification Cadillac ATS-V +, it is not reported. According to preliminary information, charged Cadillac ATS-V + will receive an upgraded seven-step manual or 8-step automatic. In addition, in the future, this machine may receive an automatic dual-clutch transmission.

As a reminder, let’s say, that an updated charged family Cadillac ATS-V of 2016 model year (sedan and coupe) uses an upgraded 3.6-liter six-cylinder engine capable of generating 455 hp and 603 Nm of torque.