2018 Cadillac CT6 Specs, Release Date and Price
Prepared to be a brand new model presented by Cadillac, it seems that the company has a plan about the future models in next few years. The current reports mentioned about the new 2018 Cadillac CT6 which will enter the full-size luxury sedan and it will be a new pride for Cadillac. The presentation was done last year at New York Auto Show and it is available since January as 2016 model. Well, it is a completely new model but some specific novelties are added for two years ahead. Several reports indicated about new engine performance named V8.
With the use of GM Omega platform, it will be developed with the use of lighter materials. The company will use aluminum and steel components to support the bodywork. In addition, the new 2018 Cadillac CT6 has better stability and more gas efficient performance. The front part of the car will be completed by a new grille and the reduced smooth hood will be presented. It also has 20-inch of alloy wheels.
2018 Cadillac CT6 will enter the third year of production and some bigger changes will be added. It is believed to have the same characteristic as the current 2016 model which will completely came as new model in January. It has good competitive design in the market to deal with BMW 7 Series, Mercedes S-Class and Lexus LS. This luxury sedan is more affordable than the rivals with the interesting features inside such as 34-speaker premium audio system as the main highlight.
The current model comes with three engine options to enter the luxury sedan class. The new 2018 Cadillac CT6 can be more than that. The first is the 2.0 liter and four-cylinder turbocharged engine that is good for 265 hp and 295 lb-ft of torque. In addition, there are two six-cylinder units to provide. The first will be V6 engine and 3.6 liter to work for 335 hp and 284 pound-feet of torque. Other one will be the new turbo 3.0 liter turbo which is capable to work for 400 hp and 400 lb-ft of torque. These engines are designed with either six-speed or eight-speed auto transmission. For this 2018 model, it seems that there will be something more for the high-performance variant that will likely use V8 engine and 4.2 liter as new engine to work for gorgeous output. It should go with auto and manual transmission.
2018 Cadillac CT6 is expected to be ready for the debut in the end of 2017 with the starting price is still the same as the current model that is about $55,000.