New York Auto Show: luxury 2016 Cadillac CT6 sedan official debut

April 6, 2015 at 9:07 pm

Cadillac Company unveiled one of its most anticipated new products – premium CT6 sedan at New York International Auto Show. As it is known, the production of the novelty will start in early 2016. As previously reported, the vehicle is made using advanced technology of reducing a weight. The body consists of 64% of aluminum, and some areas are made of additional 13 types of specially selected materials. Application of floor steel panels of closed section allowed reducing a level of noise in the cabin.

Legendary 2016 Cadillac CT6 sedan pic

Legendary 2016 Cadillac CT6 sedan pic

2016 Cadillac CT6 will be available with three engines. One of them is a completely new 3.6-liter V6 engine with two cam-shafts in the cylinder head (DOHC). It provides 335 horsepower (250 kW) and maximum torque of 385 Nm. The partial shutdown of cylinders automatically deactivates two cylinders while a quiet ride and smoothly turns it on when it is necessary. Also the Start-Stop system helps to reduce the fuel consumption, which automatically turns the internal combustion engine off, for example, when traveling through the city with frequent stops and activates it when removing foot from the brake pedal.

Stunning 2016 Cadillac CT6 image

Stunning 2016 Cadillac CT6 image

Buyers will also be able to choose an advanced 3.0-liter V6 twin-turbo engine providing 400 hp and the maximum torque – 543 Nm. The car received a new Hydra-Matic 8L45 8-speed automatic transmission.