Intro: With sharp angular styling, exceptional performance and crisp clean handling; the 2012 Cadillac CTS mid-size sedan continues to set the standard for American luxury.
Features: The CTS standard interior boasts seating for five, hand-crafted wood trim, ambient LED lighting, and a Bose stereo system. A feature seldom seen in an entry-level luxury sedan is the optional UltraView Sunroof that covers almost 70 percent of the roof.
Performance: The base engine for the CTS is a 270 horsepower 3-liter V6. The up-rated engine is a 318 horsepower 3.6-liter V6. Power is routed to the rear wheels through either a 6-speed manual or 6-speed automatic transmission, while the 6 speed automatic delivers power to available all-wheel drive.
Fuel Economy: Here are the highest and lowest EPA estimated numbers for fuel economy:
Pricing/Warranty: Base MSRP for the 2012 Cadillac CTS is $35,915. The range-topping Premium model with all-wheel drive starts at $50,190. The CTS is backed by a 5-year, 100,000-mile powertrain warranty.
Summary: The 2012 Cadillac CTS tactfully couples finely crafted luxury and well-engineered performance in a uniquely styled sport sedan.