2017 Cadillac ATS-V tailors new future with powerful drive engine that will delight you if you like adrenaline ride. “V” badge delivers sporty performance and a rich package of equipment. The offer will include two types of the body, namely: sedan and coupe version. Changes on the exterior include aggressive look of the front fascia and the boxy shape of the rear fascia. Also dominate the coupe roof-line, aluminum wheels, muscular hood, aerodynamic accessories and big intake air. The interior offers a combination of luxury and comfort thanks to quality materials and new technology. According to announcements drive system introduces LS7 V8 engine that is taken from the Chevrolet Camaro Z / 28. The entire control system has been upgraded to support the work of the new engine. Competition in the muscle car segment is large but expected good sales.
2017 Cadillac ATS-V – V8 engine
While circling speculation about improving the existing version of the V6 engine as a bolt from the blue came the announcement about a powerful 7.0-liter LS7 V8 engine. 2017 Cadillac ATS-V gets propulsion system with an output of 505 horsepower and 481 lb-ft. The engine will be mated to a 8-speed automatic transmission that transmits power to the wheels. A little later, will receive automatic transmission and a double-clutch. Optional choice is 7-speed manual gearbox. The new braking system and suspension will bring good handling on the track. V8 engine will have good natural ventilation thanks to the duct system. The maximum speed will be 200 mph while the sprint has not yet been determined. Detailed specifications will be announced later.
2017 Cadillac ATS-V – Release date
2017 Cadillac ATS-V delivers a luxurious and comfortable cabin. Capacity is four passengers arranged in two rows of seats. The distance between the seats is sufficient for the legs while headroom is limited because of the slanting roof line. Sports seats are upholstered in leather and have an anatomical shape and configuration. The center console have new layout of the switches and touch screen. The list of technological options including My Link system, navigation, OnStar 4G connectivity, Bluetooth, USB and Wi-Fi. Premiere is scheduled for January 2016 year at the Auto Show in Detroit. At the end of 2016 year is expect sales through dealer network. The price of the new model is still not known. Expected increase in the price due to the innovation and other production costs.