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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan 4-Door Sedan V6
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Engine

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan V6 17 24 $37,485 $40,525
4-Door Sedan V8 17 26 $43,498 $47,025
Pricing
Invoice Price
$45,778
$37,485
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$49,490
$40,525
Monthly Payment Estimate
$825 / month
$675 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 15 mpg 17 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 23 mpg 24 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Mid-Size Mid-Size
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) 36.9 37.9
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.2 57.4
Front Leg Room (in) 42.4 42.6
Front Hip Room (in) 53.4 54.6
Second Leg Room (in) 36.2 38.3
Front Head Room (in) 38.9 38.7
Passenger Volume (ft³) 111.3 116.7
Second Hip Room (in) 53.8 55.6
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.6 58.6
Exterior Dimensions
Length, Overall (in) 191.5 196.3
Height, Overall (in) 57.3 57.6
Track Width, Rear (in) 61.4 62.3
Wheelbase (in) 113.4 116.4
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.6 72.6
Track Width, Front (in) 61.1 61.8
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 12.5 13.8
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 14 x 0.57 - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 14 x 0.55 - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System NA Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 17 17
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.1 - TBD -
Steering Type Pwr Pwr
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - TBD - 3
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - TBD - 18.21
Tires
Front Tire Size P245/45WR18 P235/50R17
Spare Tire Size - TBD - - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code QKR Q11
Spare Tire Order Code - TBD - NA
Rear Tire Size P245/45WR18 P255/45R17
Rear Tire Order Code QKR Q11
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3850 3960
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 x 8.5 17 x 8
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 x 8.5 17 x 7.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - 10.9
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Engine Type Gas V8 Gas V6
Fuel System SFI SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 395 @ 4800 252 @ 2800
Engine Order Code LS6 LY7
Displacement 5.7L/348 3.6L/217
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 400 @ 6000 260 @ 6500
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 23 24
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 15 17
Transmission
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.73 - TBD -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Manual Automatic
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.50 NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.66 3.42
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.30 1.60
Trans Type 6 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.74 0.75
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again Tremec NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.90 3.02
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.78 2.21
Trans Order Code M12 M82
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Cadillac CTS-V Cadillac STS
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Performance NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Performance NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
 
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