2016 CADILLAC XTS IMPROVEMENTS AND SPECS

2016 Cadillac XTS comes redesigned since its current model’s been released back in 2013. With many great  changes, this model may become your true minion.

Interior and exterior changes

Like we have already said, current model of this Cadillac’s flagship sedan has been released back in 2013. It has been first planned only for Chinese market, but how the sales were quite successful it was released and in the U.S.  The new 2016 Cadillac XTS will be based on the Impala platform. Many of us would say that it is quite bad for one luxury vehicle since the Impala platform comes just with FWD as standard. Exterior of the vehicle will suffer some minor changes. These changes include redesigned front grille and new and reshaped headlights. Headlights will be also powered with LED technology for the first time. The rear end of the 2016 Cadillac XTS will remain mostly unchanged. New model comes with seven exterior colors, Cocoa  Bronze Metallic, White Diamond Tricoat, Black Diamond Tricoat, Crystal Red Tintcoat, Red Passion Tintcoat, Crystal White Tricoat and Stellar Black Metallic. Rear end of the car will get redesigned exausters with new tips, and these are and only changes made on the raer end. Interior of the car comes in elegant and brilliant form with many new features like Wireless (inductive)Charging, Surround Vision, Driver Awareness Package, new Front bucket seats and many more.

2016 cadillac xts interior

Powertrain

Under the hood of new 2016 Cadillac XTS we will probably find the same engine option. It’s a 3.6 – liter twin-turbocharged V6. This engine is capable to produce 420 horses and 410 lb-ft of torque and it will be available with 6-speed automatic transmission and AWD system. As for the base model,  new 2.0 – liter turbocharged V6 power unit will replace the old 3.6 – liter twin-turbocharged. This new engine is capable to produce 280 horses and 300 lb-ft of torquue. The engine will be paired with six-speed automatic transmission and as we have already said it will come with FWD system.

2016 cadillac xts front

2016 Cadillac XTS release date and price

According to some sources we could expect to se the new 2016 Cadillac XTS revealed in the end of 2015 or in the beginning of 2016. Expected price for this remarkable Cadillac’s sedan should be around $38,000.

2016 cadillac xts side

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