Cadillac XTS is one of those cars whose fate was known before he made his debut only product on the market. Specifically, in order to change the image of the company, General Motors premium division in 2013 XTS unveiled to replace two obsolete model with rear-wheel drive (STS and DTS) in the first year, despite the limited supply sales reached 15,049 copies. XTS is solidly accepted to the Chinese market, now the largest car market in the world, where the waiting list is lengthy. However, despite a solid start, Cadillac makes no secret that the days are numbered XTS and will in the near future bizi interchangeable with the new model with rear-wheel drive. But while this does not occur, the American automaker has decided to expand the line of presenting performance versions wearing Vsport tag and to be on sale by the end of the year. 2014 Cadillac XTS Vsport not work the same team who made his name with the Cadillac CTS-V, but this version is the closest thing to what customers expect from fashion to performance cars, which is mainly intended for older customers.
2014 Cadillac XTS Vsport engine
The 2014 Cadillac XTS Vsport powered 3.6L twin-turbo V6 engine that develops 410 hp and 500 Nm of torque, which is significantly less than the CTS, where the same engine develops 10 hp and 83 Nm of torque more. Reasons for dissatisfaction but not after the alleged engine a big improvement compared to the standard 3.6L V6 engine, which develops 321 hp and 371 Nm of torque, and will be particularly satisfied with Chinese customers where the XTS until now was only available with the 2.0L turbo I4 engine with 272 hp and 353 Nm of torque. While the basic XTS available with choice of front traction and drive to all four wheels Vsport will provide only ear the second option, and the power will be transmitted to the wheels through a six-speed automatic transmission. So far, the fastest tested XTS is a model with 3.6L engine and front-wheel drive, which has seen accelerating to 100 km / h in 6.6 seconds and will not be a surprise if Vsport provide acceleration for the same distance under six seconds.
2014 Cadillac XTS Vsport price
From the design the only way to discern from the rest 2014 Vsport XTS lines are 20-inch wheels and a special mask. 2014 Vsport will only be available in two luxurious versions – Premium and Platinum – and therefore is not surprising that the initial high price of $ 63.020. Although this car will have a short life span, we are sure to leave a good enough impression on the market. And with 410 hp under the hood, do not be surprised if your sports car is not able to follow your grandfather’s Cadillac.
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