Europe Spec Cadillac XT5 and CT6 Revealed - Cadillac CT6 Forum
 
Thread Tools
post #1 of 2 Old 07-05-2016, 03:53 PM Thread Starter
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2015
Posts: 11
Europe Spec Cadillac XT5 and CT6 Revealed



Cadillac recently presented XT5 and CT6 at the European Media Drive in Berlin, the first Cadillac models to use the new naming scheme under the company’s president, Johan de Nysschen.

Marketed as a German rival in the full-size sedan segment, the CT6 will be competing with the Mercedes S-Class, the BMW 7-Series and the Audi A8 for customers. Depending on which trim a buyer choses, the starting price can range from €73,500 for the entry-level Luxury trim or €94,500 for the Platinum trim.

What buyers can’t choose is the powertrain as there is only one option. According to CarScoops, the CT6 will come with a 417 horsepower 3.0-liter twin-turbo V6 petrol engine with 409 lb-ft or torque that’s paired with an eight-speed, rear wheel drive automatic transmission. That power translates into a 0-62mph time of 5.7 seconds and a top speed of 50mph (240km/h). Also, the CT6 has a C02 emissions rating of 218g/km and a combined fuel economy rating of 29.4mpg UK (9.6lt/100km).

Like the CT6, the XT5 exclusively available with a 309hp 3.6-litre V6 petrol engine with 271lb ft of torque and it’s also paired with an eight-speed automatic transmission. A bit slower than the sedan, the XT5 has a 0-62mph time of 7.5 seconds and a top speed of 130mph. Its C02 emissions are higher at 229gr/km and the fuel economy is lower with a combined rating of 28.2mpg.

The European pricing for the XT5 starts at €48,800 for the Luxury trim, €56,800 for Premium and €66,800 for Platinum.

Both models are expected to hit German showroom floors starting September 5 and the rest of Europe will see them early September too.
Cadillac CT6 News is offline  
post #2 of 2 Old 09-02-2016, 04:15 PM
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2014
Posts: 134
Just seen the new concept. Hopefully some of that will make its way to the CT6 and XT5 but right now if they can get some of that on a true flagship product, it will do a lot for them. But so far cadillac hasn't been pushing that hard on a production level.
CT6IX is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Cadillac CT6 Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome