Cadillac re-establishes luxury brand prestige with CT6, prices start …
Any day now, the most sophisticated, luxurious and arguably important car inCadillac s 113-year history will roll off the assembly line at General Motors Detroit-Hamtramck plant. As promised, Cadillac has unveiled more details about its 2016 Cadillac Touring 6 (CT6) sedan with the first expected deliveries starting March this year. According to the automaker, the production of the new CT6 has begun this month and initial shipments to dealers will commence in March and customers will be able to get one for themselves for a starting price of $61,245. Pegged as the first-ever Cadillac CT6 to create a new formula for the range-topping sedan, the car achieves dynamic performance, efficiency and agility previously unseen in large luxury cars.
Through its new CT6 models, Cadillac intends to refresh and broaden the range of consumers in the prestige class of luxury sedans. In the Canadian market, the 2016 Cadillac CT6 sedan is priced from $61,245 plus a $1,950 destination freight charge, with the highest level CT6 Platinum model starting at $94,620.
The CT6 is an entirely new approach to prestige luxury, adding driving dynamics and technology while reducing the bulk of traditional large sedans, said Johan de Nysschen, president of Cadillac. With the CT6, Cadillac has a competitive edge: our use of advanced lightweight construction and innovative technology, it is prestige luxury reimagined. Cadillac CT6 will be available in three engine choices, and a broad range of high-technology systems and luxury amenities, the first-ever CT6 presents a wide range of options and price points to draw new buyers.
- CT6 2.0L Turbo Starting at $61,245
- CT6 3.6L V6 with AWD Starting at $63,570
- CT6 3.0L Twin Turbo V6 with AWD Starting at $73,103
Customers can place orders now with dealers and view additional product information atcadillac.com. The Cadillac CT6 sedan takes drivers to a higher threshold of involvement, with technologies to enhance situational awareness, chassis systems including active technologies that make the most of control in all conditions, and powertrains led by an all-new Cadillac Twin Turbo engine. The Cadillac 3.0L Twin Turbo V-6 engine is rated at 400 horsepower (298 kW) and 400 lb-ft of torque (543 Nm); an all-new, 335-horsepower 3.6L V-6 and Cadillac s award-winning 2.0T four-cylinder engine are also available. All engines are paired with eight-speed automatic transmissions.
The rigid, lightweight architecture provides a crucial foundation for the sedan s segment-challenging agility, enhanced by active-on-demand all-wheel drive, active rear steering and Magnetic Ride Control on the available Active Chassis System.
Cadillac has made technological strides with in-cabin advances, as well, including the Rear Camera Mirror, Enhanced Night Vision technology and the pioneering 34-speaker Bose Panaray audio system.