Americans early declassified rival for BMW M5 – sedan CTS-V. Vehicles equipped with a 640-horsepower engine will gain first “hundred” in less than 4 seconds and a top speed of movement of the car will make 322 kilometers per hour.
Due to the characteristic angular design Cadillac, in a saturated traffic flow represented CTS-V will clearly stand out from other brands of cars. Sedan received the “aggressive” front bumper with large air intakes, as well as a wide grille with mesh structure. In addition, the model set just 4 pipe exhaust system, 19-inch forged wheels with catabatic tires Michelin Pilot Super Sport and carboxylic ventilated brakes.
For a surcharge, American sedan buyers will be offered a special carbon “package”, providing more “aggressive” front splitter and a lighter hood and modified rear diffuser and spoiler.
Inside, CTS-V set sports seats upholstered in leather with perforated inserts, as well as multimedia system Cue with 12.3-inch touch screen and sound system Bose.
Under the hood of new items is revised 6.2-liter V8 with 855 Nm of torque, coupled with an 8-speed automatic transmission. In the Cadillac did not hesitate to point out the superiority of the power unit of less bulky 5.5-liter V8 Mercedes-Benz and the 4.4-liter twin-turbo in the BMW M-Series (585 hp for the E 63 AMG S and 560hp for the M6, respectively).
New Cadillac CTS-V will go on sale in its home market in the summer of 2015. The price of the car will be announced closer to the start of sales.