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Selected Style 2-Door Coupe Manual quattro 2.0T Premium
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
5-Door Wagon 3.0L RWD Luxury 18 26 $39,663 $42,195
5-Door Wagon 3.6L RWD Performance 18 26 $41,322 $44,195
5-Door Wagon 3.6L RWD Premium 18 26 $46,558 $49,795
5-Door Wagon 3.0L AWD Luxury 18 26 $41,449 $44,095
5-Door Wagon 3.6L AWD Performance 18 26 $43,098 $46,095
5-Door Wagon 3.6L AWD Premium 18 26 $48,334 $51,695
2-Door Coupe RWD 18 27 $37,322 $39,495
2-Door Coupe RWD Performance 18 27 $40,948 $43,795
2-Door Coupe RWD Premium 18 27 $44,875 $47,995
2-Door Coupe AWD 18 26 $39,212 $41,495
2-Door Coupe AWD Performance 18 26 $42,818 $45,795
2-Door Coupe AWD Premium 18 26 $46,745 $49,995
4-Door Sedan Luxury RWD 20 30 $47,940 $51,000
4-Door Sedan RWD 20 30 $42,619 $45,100
4-Door Sedan AWD 19 28 $44,509 $47,100
4-Door Sedan Performance RWD 20 30 $53,669 $57,400
4-Door Sedan Premium RWD 20 30 $57,783 $61,800
4-Door Sedan Luxury AWD 19 28 $49,820 $53,000
4-Door Sedan Performance AWD 19 28 $55,539 $59,400
4-Door Sedan Premium AWD 19 28 $59,653 $63,800
4-Door Sedan Vsport RWD 16 24 $55,230 $59,070
4-Door Sedan Vsport Premium RWD 16 24 $64,580 $69,070
Pricing
Invoice Price
$36,270
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$39,000
Monthly Payment Estimate
$650 / month
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TCC's Bottom Line Supple and sleek, the Audi A5 coupe and convertible get more rational to us as they reach into S5 and RS 5 territory. The 2014 Cadillac CTS sedan scales up the ATS' handsome profile and spot-on handling, and tops it off with a winning Vsport edition.
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 22 mpg 18 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 32 mpg 27 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Subcompact Cars Subcompact Cars
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in) 31.7 35.00
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3 42.40
Passenger Volume (ft³) 84 99.0
Second Head Room (in) 36 34.60
Second Shoulder Room (in) 52.8 50.90
Front Head Room (in) 39.1 36.90
Passenger Capacity 4 4
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.3 56.00
Second Hip Room (in) - 47.70
Front Hip Room (in) - 54.50
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in) 54 56.00
Track Width, Rear (in) 62.1 63.00
Wheelbase (in) 108.3 113.40
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 73 74.10
Track Width, Front (in) 62.6 62.00
Length, Overall (in) 182.1 188.50
Liftover Height (in) - - TBD -
Min Ground Clearance (in) - - TBD -
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 12.2 10.5
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.8 12.40 x 0.90
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.6 12.40 x 1.20
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Brake Type - Pwr
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16.1 18.0
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.4 35.40
Steering Type Rack-Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - 2.81
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - 16.1
Tires
Rear Tire Size P245/40HR18 P265/45R18
Rear Tire Order Code NA QYO
Front Tire Size P245/40HR18 P235/50R18
Spare Tire Size Compact NA
Front Tire Order Code NA QYO
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3583 3915
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material Steel NA
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 X 8.5 18 x 8.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact NA
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 X 8.5 18 x 9.0
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 150 - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - - TBD -
Engine
Fuel System Direct Gasoline Injection Direct Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 258 @ 1500 275 @ 4900
Engine Order Code NA LFX
Displacement 2.0 L/121 3.6L/217
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 220 @ 4450 318 @ 6800
Engine Type Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4 Gas V6
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 22 18
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 26 21
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 32 27
Transmission
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.97 1.16
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Automatic
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.63 0.67
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.78 4.06
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.69 3.73
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.32 1.55
Trans Type 6 6
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.76 0.85
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.33 3.06
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.05 2.37
Trans Order Code NA MX0
Clutch Size (in) - NA
Summary
Body Style Coupe 2 Door Coupe
Vehicle Name Audi A5 Cadillac CTS Coupe
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link NA
Suspension Type - Front Multi-Link Independent
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Multi-Link NA
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - 1.00
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - 1.14
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - - TBD -
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 7.9 8.8
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score - 5
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - - TBD -
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - 10.9
 
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