According to several reports, 2017 Cadillac ATS will come refreshed. This compact luxury 4-door sedan is in production since 2012. Four years ago, it came as an all-new model, designed from Cadillac, which brought plenty of new technology achievements and design solutions. It was well accepted both by experts and crowd. After four years of production, company will probably decide to make some revisions. Last year we already see some mechanical modifications but this time, as it is usual for mid-cycle refreshes, 2017 Cadillac ATS will come facelifted, with improved look, better interior and more equipment. Refreshed mode is expect to come by the end of year.
2017 Cadillac ATS changes
The 2017 Cadillac ATS will come with plenty of changes, according to latest reports. While 2016 year model came with significant mechanical novelties such as new transmission and engine, company will this time focus on visual improvements and similar things. As it is usual for so-called mid-cycle refreshes, most of the changes, when it is about exterior design, will be at the front. It is expected that 2017 ATS will get new appearance, which will include things like new headlights, grille, bumper etc. Other areas of the car are also expected to come with some smaller revisions. Also, we expect to see new wheel design and new colors in offer.
2017 Cadillac ATS interior
When it is about interior, novelties are expected too. The 2017 ATS will feature same base design of the cabin, but some smaller tweaks in terms of styling could come. For example, we could see revisited dashboard, with new configuration of buttons, air vents and similar things. Also, refreshed model is expected to feature updated infotainment system, upgraded technologies and more equipment in standard variant than current model.
2017 Cadillac ATS engine
When it is about engines, changes are not expected for 2017 Cadillac ATS. Base engine will be a 2.5 liter inline-four. It has around 200 horses and could be matted to either 6- or 8-speed automatic transmission. Then goes a 2.0 liter turbo I-4 engine, which has 272 horsepower and comes paired with either manual or automatic transmission. Finally, there is a 3.5 liter V6, which has around 335 horsepower and comes paired with 8-speed automatic gearbox.
2017 Cadillac ATS release date and price
The 2017 Cadillac ATS will come late this year. Changes in price are not expected. So, base model should go around 33.000 dollars.