Here Is The Smoky 2016 Cadillac CTS-V Burnout You've Been Waiting For

We're really excited about the 2016 Cadillac CTS-V. Can you tell? The last CTS-V was one of our favorite cars, the current CTS is one of the best sedans around, and the new one gets the Z06's mighty supercharged V8 with 640 horsepower. » 12/23/14 2:10pm 12/23/14 2:10pm

Watch This Foreboding 2016 Cadillac CTS-V Video And Fear For The Germans

Whenever the buff books write about cars designed to go up against an established competitor, their headlines inevitably say something like "YOUR MOVE, BMW!" But in this case, with the 2016 Cadillac CTS-V, maybe the Germans really should be afraid. » 12/22/14 4:51pm 12/22/14 4:51pm

The Next Cadillac CTS-V Will Be Revealed In Detroit: Report

The third-generation Cadillac CTS is the best sedan General Motors has ever built. At least, that's what we've been saying so far. It's high praise for a car that hasn't even had a "V" performance variant yet. Apparently, that's going to change next month. » 12/16/14 12:06pm 12/16/14 12:06pm

Farewell To The Cadillac CTS-V, The Best Product Of Old GM

There was a brief period of time after the bailout and before the recall crisis where GM was filled with a spirit of "we can do better" before the reality of just how bad they'd been had fully sunk in. This golden era product many treasured products, including the new Corvette, but none of them are better than the… » 9/18/14 1:54pm 9/18/14 1:54pm

The 2016 Cadillac CTS-V Sounds Like It's Not To Be Trifled With

A day after we saw spy footage of the 2016 Cadillac ATS-V flying around the Nürburgring, we get some action involving its upcoming big brother the new Cadillac CTS-V. And from that exhaust note, this car sounds like it is not messing around. » 7/29/14 12:53pm 7/29/14 12:53pm

Supercharged GM V8, a shoehorn, and a marine outboard motor.

This article originally appeared in an internal report for ZF Marine Propulsion Systems. It is being republished here with permission. All lead image collage photos by Seven Marine. All other images by IDM Photography LLC. » 11/12/13 10:59am 11/12/13 10:59am

'The 2012 Hennessy CTS-V Hammer Wagon Is One Naughty Draggin' Wagon'

You know, I watch enough MotorWeek that I can tell when John Davis is being normal John Davis enthusiastic about the Chevy Cruze or whatever and when he's really excited about a car. This is one of those times where it's the latter. » 10/24/13 5:30pm 10/24/13 5:30pm

MotorWeek's CTS-V VS. M5 Test Is 'A Heavyweight Smackdown'

The BMW M5 is as old-school as high-performance sedans get. Name an opponent, and the M5 has taken it down. But can it hold its own against the comeback kid of 2009, the resurgent Cadillac CTS-V? » 6/04/13 5:39pm 6/04/13 5:39pm

It's A Mustang And Cadillac CTS-V Wagon Tandem Burnout

The driver of the 5.0 Mustang GT is in Program Management for Ford SVT. The driver of the CTS-V Wagon is a GM Powertrain Engineer. This double burnout is what happens when Big Three employees want to blow off some steam. » 4/09/13 1:00pm 4/09/13 1:00pm

Watch This 1,226 HP Twin Turbo Cadillac Absolutely Destroy A Texas…

John Hennessey has already challenged Bugatti to a duel with his animalistic 1,226 hp Cadillac CTS-V coupé. Now he's testing the limited run cars on at Ellington Field in Houston, Texas. » 9/17/12 5:30pm 9/17/12 5:30pm

Here’s The 1,226 HP Cadillac That’s Challenging Bugatti

John Hennessey, the Texan who loves to twin turbocharge everything from trucks to custom-built Lotuses, has built a 1,226 horsepower Cadillac CTS-V Coupe. He thinks his operation can outdo the multimillion dollar might that is Bugatti. » 9/05/12 3:00pm 9/05/12 3:00pm

Watch Chris Harris Drift A CTS-V Around Me While On The Phone With Matt

Yes, I'm wearing a Kangol fishing hat for protection, just in case Chris Harris goes off course while drifting a Cadillac CTS-V wagon around me, while talking on the phone with Jalopnik editor-in-chief, Matt Hardigree. Too much time on our hands, some say. » 8/09/12 1:40pm 8/09/12 1:40pm

What It's Like To Drive A 750-Horsepower Cadillac CTS-V

In stock form the Cadillac CTS-V is already quite the tarmac spanker. And yet, those who can't leave well enough alone will be pleased to find out the car takes to tuning like a duck to l'orange sauce. » 7/31/12 3:30pm 7/31/12 3:30pm

Watch A Cadillac CTS-V's Airbags Explode During A Pre-Wedding Autocross

GM Engineer Brad Doerr's fiancée Holly would normally be out on the track with him and their Cadillac CTS-V Sport Wagon for a day of auto-crossing, but she was a little busy getting primped for the wedding they'd planned just two hours later. So there he was, alone, out on a fairly tame course when all of a sudden his… » 6/05/12 12:30pm 6/05/12 12:30pm

This Is What Happens When You Roll A Cadillac Over A Wall

The cross-country street legal One Lap of America rolled into Road America for their latest stage today, leading the drivers of the CTS-V Sport Wagon to roll their wagon so hard it flipped over a retaining wall. The car spared itself with an explosion of airbags so that the driver could walk away uninjured. UPDATE » 5/11/12 2:00pm 5/11/12 2:00pm

This Man Put A Cadillac CTS-V's Engine In A 1968 Camaro

Engine-swap stories are a car nerd's answer to celebrity dating gossip. (Seen Kristen Stewart at the Chateau Marmont swapping spit with a 389 tri-power? Let us know.) But a first-gen Camaro with the still-beating heart of a wrecked Cadillac CTS-V? Papa Razzi, call the front desk. » 4/27/12 3:30pm 4/27/12 3:30pm

Two Modified Cadillac CTS-V Coupes Tear Up Long Beach

IndyCar driver J.R. Hildebrand and Formula D drifter Tyler McQuarrie are no strangers to the Long Beach street circuit. What happens when the Cadillac tuners at D3 give them almost 1,500 horsepower's worth of CTS-V Coupes and let them loose? » 4/24/12 1:00pm 4/24/12 1:00pm

Cadillac CTS-V Coupe Racer Muscles Onto iRacing Roster

Racing-game mavens who hanker for a bit of upscale American style now have one fewer reason to leave the basement: Cadillac's big-assed badass CTS-V Coupe race car will soon be available for the immersive iRacing MMO racing simulator. » 2/09/12 2:00pm 2/09/12 2:00pm

Bodacious babe meets bodacious CTS-V

The Cadillac CTS-V Coupe posts impressive numbers: 556 horsepower, a 0-to-60 mph time near four seconds, and top speed around 190mph. Also impressive is the car's ability to make a passenger go from restrained and controlled to squealing and cursing and giggling in well under four seconds. » 12/05/11 8:30pm 12/05/11 8:30pm