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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan Aero
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Aero 16 27 $44,473 $47,565
4-Door Sedan w/1SA
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan w/1SA 15 23 $43,734 $46,280
4-Door Sedan w/1SC 15 23 $48,691 $51,525
4-Door Sedan w/1SD 15 23 $51,431 $54,425
4-Door Sedan w/1SE 15 22 $56,203 $59,475
4-Door Sedan w/1SH 15 23 $44,207 $46,780
Pricing
Invoice Price
$44,473
$43,734
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$47,565
$46,280
Monthly Payment Estimate
$793 / month
$771 / month
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TCC's Bottom Line The 2010 Cadillac DTS is a boardroom on wheels: Six leather chairs keep old men cozy in a wood-paneled room, and steering feels like it's done by committee.
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 16 mpg 15 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 27 mpg 23 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Mid-Size Full Size
Interior Dimensions
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.4 59.2
Front Leg Room (in) 42.2 42.5
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - 56.9
Second Leg Room (in) 38.8 41.6
Front Head Room (in) 58.9 39.2
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD - 56.7
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.6 60.0
Passenger Volume (ft³) 96.2 113.2
Second Head Room (in) 57.9 38.6
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in) 57.7 57.6
Track Width, Rear (in) 62.4 61.7
Wheelbase (in) 111.7 115.6
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 73.5 74.8
Track Width, Front (in) 62.4 62.5
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 197.2 207.6
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 18.2 18.8
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.26 x - TBD - 11.5 x 0.47
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) 12.05 x - TBD - 12.7 x 1.18
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-wheel 4-wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.0 18
Steering
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.9 2.2
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.9 14.2
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.1 42
Tires
Spare Tire Size NA NA
Front Tire Order Code QNS QCH
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P245/45R18 P235/55SR17
Rear Tire Order Code QNS QCH
Front Tire Size P245/45R18 P235/55SR17
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA 100
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) - TBD - 4009
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 x 8 17 x 7
Front Wheel Material Alumuinum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material NA Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 x 8 17 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in) NA NA
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - 12.5
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 150 150
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 300 @ 5500 275 @ 6000
Engine Type Turbocharged Gas V6 Gas V8
Fuel System Electronic Fuel Injection SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 295 @ 1850 295 @ 4400
Engine Order Code LAU LD8
Displacement 2.8L/171 4.6L/279
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 16 15
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 20 18
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 27 23
Transmission
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) - TBD - 2.13
Second Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - 1.62
Trans Order Code MM1 MX0
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.20 3.11
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - 0.68
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/manual shift Automatic w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - 2.96
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - 1.00
Trans Type 6 4
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - NA
Summary
Body Style Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Saab 9-5 Cadillac DTS
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Hyper Strut Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - 0.71
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - 1.14
Suspension Type - Rear H-arm Independent
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 9.3 10.4
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score 5 4
 
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