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2017 Cadillac CT6 Review


The CT6 is a life-size luxury sedan manufactured by Cadillac, which was first introduced to the market as a 2016 model year vehicle after unveiled at the 2015 Global Motor Show held in New York. It is the first sedan to assume the revised naming system of Cadillac and the first rear-wheel drive life-size sedan since the discontinuation of the Cadillac Fleetwood in 1996. The 2017 Cadillac CT6 is the redesigned version of the 2016 model CT6 and it is expected to come with the abundance of features and latest technologies. Its external design suggests a powerful existence on the road, and its elegant interior reeks of individuality and prominence. In addition, the new model sedan comes with supplementary features that include a liberal passenger room, fuel-efficient powertrains, a competitive starting point, a calm cabin, and an attractive driving quality. The new CT6 will be released with four different trims that include Base, Luxury, Premium Luxury, and Platinum.

2017 Cadillac CT6 Exterior

The base model of the new CT6 comes equipped with standard external features, such as heated mirrors, LED lights, 18-inch alloy wheels, and an auto-dimming mirror. Some of the optional features of the model include a sunroof(panoramic), power-folding mirrors, automatic wipers, and automatic high-beam headlamps.
The Luxury trim comes additionally with back side window shades as standard. All other higher end models come additionally with adaptive suspension dampers as standard.
The new Cadillac CT6 2017 comes with nine gorgeous external colors that include:
 Crystal White Tricoat.
 Black Raven.
 Dark Adriatic Blue Metallic.
 Graphite Metallic.
 Dark Emerald Metallic.
 Moonstone Metallic.
 Red Passion Tintcoat.
 Radiant Silver Metallic.
 Stellar Black Metallic.

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The 2017 model CT6 comes with the external dimension of 204″ (L) x 74″ (W) x 57.9″ (H) with the wheelbase length and the curb weight of 122.4 inches and 3647 pounds (approx 1658 kg).

Cadillac CT6 2017 Interior

This time, the 2017 Cadillac CT6 will be offered with a bounty of standard interior features. Accordingly,
Some of the interior features available with the base model include:
 Bluetooth connectivity.
 Rear Seat 10-in. Infotainment system.
 Power tilt and telescopic steering wheel.
 Wireless phone charging.
 Eight-way power seats in the front.
 Front and back parking sensors
 Leather upholstery.
 Sound system with eight speakers.
 Satellite radio.
 Smartphone app connectivity.
 Rearview camera.
 Driver memory settings.
 OnStar connectivity of GM.
 Voice controls.
 CUE interface of Cadillac and Apple CarPlay.
 Four USB ports.
 Dual-zone automatic climate control.

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2017 Cadillac CT6 interior

Some of the optional 2017 Cadillac CT6 features include heated seats in the front and adaptive cruise control.
The Luxury trim comes with standard internal features, such as:
 Surround-sound acoustic system with 10 speakers(Bose audio system), for other trims optional.
 Front-passenger memory settings
 Improved interior lighting
 360-degree parking camera.
 Hands-free power trunk opener.
 Automatic parking system.
 Navigation system.
 Brake hold.

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All other higher end models come additionally with 34-speaker premium Bose Panaray sound system with 34 speakers, a night-vision camera, a four-zone automatic climate control, automatic braking, adaptive cruise control, a twelve-way power front seats and a quality leather upholstery.
The 2017 CT6 comes with the front passenger and rear passenger volume of 58 cubic feet and 50 cubic feet respectively, and with the cargo capacity of 15.3 cubic feet.

Safety:
– Pedestrian Collision technology
– Night Vision system
– Forward-collision warnings + utomatic braking
– blind-spot monitors
– surround-view cameras.

Engine

For the model year 2017, the new 2017 Cadillac CT6 comes equipped with two different powertrains. Accordingly, the Base trim and the Luxury trim will be powered by a four-cylinder turbocharged engine with the displacement of 2.0 liters to get the maximum power of 265 hp and 295 lb-ft of torque. This engine accelerate the sedan from 0 to 60 mph for 6.1-second. Fuel consumption is 22 mpg city/ 31 mpg hwy.
On the other hand, the Premium Luxury trim and the Platinum trim will be powered by a V6 Twin Turbo engine with the displacement of 3.0 liters to get the highest power of 404 horsepower and torque of 400 lb.-ft.
Second engines accelerate the new model CT6 from 0-60 mph in 5.3 seconds and make it attain the top speed of 155 mph. through these engines, the new sedan gets the maximum towing capacity of 1000 pounds (approx 455 kg). Regarding fuel economy, the new sedan offers the city mileage of 18 mpg and the highway mileage of 27 mpg. Transmission is eight-speed automatic for both engines.

Base price and the date of release

The date of release of the new Cadillac CT6 2017 for sale is expected to be the fall of 2016 with the starting price of $ 47,540.

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