No other Cadillac is as near luxurious as it is the case with CT6 sedan. This vehicle can match the offer of the most European premium carmakers. Whatsoever, the upcoming 2019 Cadillac CT6 will get a V-Sport performance-oriented version. Even the base model will get the first facelift. Well, it is already present for three years on the market, and initial success will make the company develop more into the sedan.
Besides the standard offer of petrol engines, the new 2019 Cadillac CT6 will add a V-8 for V-Sport model. Also, the hybrid is ready to deliver better performance. The shape of the car is getting new lines, but the overall appearance is going to be familiar. Finally, the dimensions remain the same.
2019 Cadillac CT6 engines
The base models of the 2019 Cadillac CT6 will use a 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine. This unit is capable to deliver 265 horses with help from the turbocharger. Also, the torque level reaches almost 300 pound-feet.
More power is coming from a V-6 drivetrain. A 3.6-liter mill mated to an eight-speed automatic transmission is bursting 335 ponies. However, the torque is not as good as on other models. The gearbox is transferring power to all wheels.
A 3.0-liter powertrain gets a turbocharger as well as the four banger. Serious power expects owners of 2019 Cadillac CT6 with this unit. A V-6 is ready to go over 400 hp and 400 lb-ft of torque.
Although the 2019 Cadillac CT6 will be very capable, it will keep the gas mileage in reasonable levels. Well, buyers of the premium vehicles are not worrying about the fuel consumption too much, but good results are worthy of mention. The entry-level sedan will return over 25 mpg combined. Both V-6 can do 22-23 mpg. For a 400 hp output, this is more than anyone can expect.
2019 Cadillac CT6 Hybrid range
Well, if you want more miles from your 2019 Cadillac CT6, then the hybrid could be the right choice. A 2.0-liter turbo-four is pairing again dual electric motors. This combo is good for 335 hp and 432 lb-ft of torque. The powerful hybrid provided a range of 30 miles for an electric ride on the last CT6, and the company announced the slight boost here. Well, it won’t be over 35 miles. The entire hybrid system will be enough for 400 miles without the refueling.
2019 Cadillac CT6 V-Sport
The latest addition to the 2019 Cadillac CT6 is V-Sport version. This is a car that will be a direct rival to AMG models from Mercedes-Benz, M versions of BMW sedans, and Ford RS performance-oriented vehicles.
Under the hood of the V-Sport unit is a V-8 and twin-turbo system. If the performance of the V-6 delivering 400 hp is stunning, hold your breath for a while. The 2019 Cadillac CT6 V-Sport will offer 550 horses and 630 pound-feet of torque. Also, the brand-new transmission is there instead of an 8-speed box we find on other vehicles. All-wheel drive and a 10-speed automatic transmission will perfectly exploit all the power coming from a V-8 drivetrain.
2019 Cadillac CT6 Luxury and Sport lines
From the next season, the sedan has two lines of design and styling. Buyers will choose between Sport and Luxury trim levels. Depending on configuration, the 2019 Cadillac CT6 will offer different signature details and equipment. For both lines, the company is upgrading the infotainment system. It was under constant critics, so Caddie will launch the new generation of the CUE. Smartphone integration is the key. Thanks to the new system, more devices are able to pair the car’s dashboard.
2019 Cadillac CT6 prices
The 2019 Cadillac CT6 will keep the starting price of $55,000. However, buyers would definitely want to pump their sedans with extra options. With a twin-turbo V-6 the cost will go over $90,000. The brand-new V-Sport is hitting a 6-digit price and goes over for at least $10k.