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2009 Cadillac CTS-V

2008 Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG

  2009 Cadillac CTS-V 2008 Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG
Invoice $54,474 $50,034
15/24 12/19
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Bottom Line The uniquely styled 2009 Cadillac CTS-V pairs track times of an exotic sportscar with luxury-sedan comforts; in nearly all respects, Cadillac beats the top performance sedans from Germany at their own game. Read Full Review The 2008 Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG sports a fluid ride, spot-on handling, and shrieking power to make it the most accomplished C-Class ever built. Read Full Review
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  • Stupid fast, but secure and easy to drive
  • Track-ready suspension and braking
  • Surprisingly supple ride quality
  • Stunning interior stands out from the rest
  • Impressive materials and build quality
  • As close as you can get to a four-door Corvette


  • Exterior styling doesn't have widespread appeal
  • Cluttered controls and displays
  • Paddle shifters require separate shift gate
  • Steering lacks a feel of the road


  • Stunning V-8 power
  • Paddle-shift controls
  • Sharp steering
  • Awe-inspiring brakes
  • Form-fitting sport seats


  • Automatic transmission only
  • Cramped rear seats
  • Busy interior styling
  • Busy exterior styling
Crash Test Ratings No crash data available
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