2021 Cadillac CTS

What's New For the 2021 Cadillac CTS?

The 2018 Cadillac CTS presents an impressive profile as a luxury midsize sedan. Updates for the model year begin with the deletion of Moonstone, Deep Amethyst, and Bronze Dune, and the addition of Satin Steel as metallic exterior colors. Also deleted is the CTS Carbon Black Package, which had Recaro performance seats and a V-Series spoiler among other features. V-Sport trims now get the UltraView power sunroof. The heated steering wheel now turns on and off. The final addition is the Cadillac User Experience Infotainment and Media Control System. It comes with a summary screen, navigation app, and individual driver profiles.

2018 Cadillac CTS Trims and Features

The 2018 Cadillac CTS thrills drivers with five upscale trims:

  • CTS: Enter the world of upscale driving surrounded by high-gloss Sapele wood trim and the premium sounds of the Bose® audio system. The Cadillac User Experience controls entertainment choices and integrates a compatible phone through Android Auto™ and Apple CarPlay™.
  • Luxury: Leather upholsters this trim, including the heated and ventilated front seats as well as the split-folding rear seat. The UltraView® sunroof brings in the sun and the Automatic Heated steering wheel warms your hands on cold days.
  • Premium Luxury: The reconfigurable Head-Up Display projects information that you want to see on the windshield in front of you. Everybody gets comfortable when you can define separate temperature zones for the driver, front-passenger, and rear passengers using Tri-Zone Climate Control.
  • V-Sport: Amp up your driving experience with the Track driver-selectable mode. Magnetic Ride Control™ ensures responsiveness by monitoring the road up to 1,000 a second to modify the suspension.
  • V-Sport Premium Luxury: You can customize your comfort using the 20-way adjustable full-leather seats for the driver and front and passenger. Choose interior accents in either wood or carbon fiber.
2021 Cadillac CTS Interior

2018 Cadillac CTS Horsepower

The standard 2.0-liter turbocharged 4-cylinder delivers 268 horsepower while getting up to an EPA-estimated 30 MPG on the highway. Also available is a 3.6-liter V6 the produces 335 horsepower by using Active Fuel management to improve efficiency and performance. For both powerplants, Automatic Stop/Start shuts the engine at stops to conserve fuel. When you step on the gas, the engines restart instantly.

Use the intelligent 8-speed automatic transmission to select gears either through a standard stick or Magnesium Paddle Shifters. Providing solid stopping power and a consistent pedal feel are the Brembo® performance front brakes, which are forged from lightweight aluminum alloy. To optimize stability and handling, available All-Wheel Drive with Active Torque Technology lets you select modes like Tour, Sport, Snow/Ice, and Track to define suspension, steering, and transmission.

Cadillac CTS Safety

To make maneuvering in crowded areas easy when you're in low-speed Drive or Reverse, available Surround Vision presents a virtual 360-degree view of the area around your sedan. When you move ahead, available Forward Collision Alert warns you of potential frontal hits with the Following Distance Indicator revealing the time it takes to reach the vehicle in front of you. If your sedan wanders from its lane without a turn indicator, available Lane Keep Assist nudges the wheel to keep you on the straight path. Otherwise, Lane Departure Warning issues alerts if your car crosses lane markings.

You can confidently hand the keys over to your young drivers, knowing they'll be guarded by Teen Driver. This feature automatically activates all safety technologies and sets the infotainment system on mute until riders in the front seats have secured their seat belts. Encourage safe road habits by limiting their top speed and viewing a report card of how they drove.

The best way to experience these and other features of the 2018 Cadillac CTS is to take one for a test drive. So stop by our dealership today.

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