Report: Cadillac May Offer CTS With Turbodiesel V8

Rumors are starting to spread of GM considering fitting the new Duramax 4.5-liter turbo diesel V8 » 10/15/08 12:00pm 10/15/08 12:00pm in the Cadillac CTS. That would mean an oil-burnin' sedan with a possible 310 HP and at least 520 lb-ft of torque. Think of it as a sort of mid-performance model slotted between the standard 304 HP CTS and the top-spec…

2010 Cadillac CTS Sport Wagon Shows Off Hot Rear End Ahead Of Pebble…

This weekend, the 2010 Cadillac CTS Sport Wagon is set to debut at the Pebble Beach Concours, but we had our advance preview of it here in Detroit. We're going to be honest here — the CTS Sport Wagon's the most awesome wagon Cadillac has ever built. Okay, that's a pretty sparse field to compare against, but after… » 8/15/08 12:01am 8/15/08 12:01am

2010 Cadillac CTS Coupe Strips Down, Shows Some Skin

A Cadillac CTS Coupe without the usual clunky camo was scoped with a long-range lens through a misty Michigan morning by the eagle-eyed photographers at KGP. The photos show that in the transition from CTS coupe concept to reality the designers managed to maintain the large and shapely rear end, but with a few key… » 8/12/08 10:17am 8/12/08 10:17am

Cadillac Will Downsize Engines When Customers Prove That's What They…

Cadillac is ready to downsize the engines in their luxury offerings — and they have the ability to do it today if that's what customers indicate they want, according to GM Exec VP Thomas G. Stephens. Auto Observer reports he specifically mentioned the possibility of dropping a turbocharged four-cylinder engine, like… » 7/30/08 1:40pm 7/30/08 1:40pm

Lansing Paper Reports Local GM Plant To Assemble CTS Coupe, Wagon

The Lansing State Journal claims that the recently green-lighted Cadillac CTS Coupe and CTS wagon will be built at the Lansing Grand River plant, the facility that currently produces Caddy's CTS, STS and SRX vehicles. The report also mentions a specially designed 2.9-liter diesel engine that will be added to increase… » 7/17/08 2:20pm 7/17/08 2:20pm

Unsurprisingly, The 2010 Cadillac CTS Sport Wagon Is Coming

Here's the lede off a story today atop Crain's breaking news daily auto rag, Automotive News: » 6/23/08 12:00pm 6/23/08 12:00pm

Really? So GM's really going to build a ? Who knew? Wait, we . Also — a 3-series? Our sources tell us the CTS wagon will more likely be a direct competitor to the 5-Series and E-Class wagon rather than a 3-Series. OK , what…

2009 Cadillac CTS-V Specs Made Official, Gets 556 HP

We knew the new super-spec 2009 Cadillac CTS-V would be getting some impressive output numbers, and today the official figures are out — 556 HP at 6,100 RPM and 551 lb-ft of torque at 3,800 RPM. With those bitchin' numbers, the CTS-V will be doing 0-60 MPH in a lightning fast 3.9 seconds, with a standing quarter mile… » 6/09/08 12:45pm 6/09/08 12:45pm

2010 Cadillac CTS Sport Wagon Pictures, Details Leaked?

UPDATE: The new Cadillac CTS Sport Wagon has now been officially revealed at the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance.


We've seen the 2010 Cadillac CTS Sport Wagon but that was masked up with black camo as it was being tested on the road . Now we've got some un-camoed pictures of the newest member to the 2010 CTS family… » 5/31/08 10:30am 5/31/08 10:30am

Cadillac CTS Coupe Convertible We Never Knew Will Never See Light Of Day

Inside Line's reporting today that GM's killed a convertible version of the hot little CTS two-door. Although to be fair it's hard for us to mourn the loss of a product when we didn't know the General's luxe brand was even thinking of doing a drop-top version of the Cadillac CTS Coupe until we learned of its demise.… » 5/15/08 2:20pm 5/15/08 2:20pm

2009 Cadillac CTS-V Lapping The Nurburgring In Record Time

With an LS9 supercharged V8 said to make 567 HP, we know that the Cadillac CTS-V is one swift sedan. But we had no idea just how fast it would be until it recently set a lap time of 7:59.32 on the Nurburgring Nordschleife. That time makes it the fastest production sedan ever officially recorded on the German benchmark… » 5/15/08 1:20pm 5/15/08 1:20pm

2010 Cadillac CTC Is The New 2010 Cadillac CTS Coupe?

Brenda Priddy's cagey Chris Doane's caught the 2010 Cadillac CTS Coupe on camera. The new Cadillac style is speculated to be actually named the 2010 Cadillac CTC when it officially reaches production in Spring of 2009. Set to be built in Lansing at GM's Grand River Plant, the new coupe will spin out alongside the… » 3/20/08 9:15am 3/20/08 9:15am

Homer Simpson Loves The New Cadillac CTS More Than The Canyonero

As an auto-lover, if you were tuned in to last night's episode of the Simpsons, you weren't disappointed. The longest-running show to not jump the shark showed exactly why it hasn't. Homer's old beater-mobile got one too many dings rear-ending the back of a Pacer look-alike (with what we're assuming can only be an… » 3/03/08 12:30pm 3/03/08 12:30pm

Detroit Auto Show: Cadillac CTS Coupe



Oh, GM! It was so cute to drop this bombshell on us. You heard about it first very early this morning, but now here it is, live and in the flesh—the Cadillac CTS Coupe. Even Bob Lutz himself was amazed that GM could keep this baby a secret, until... well, now, of course. The design for the vehicle is derived from… » 1/14/08 10:00am 1/14/08 10:00am

Detroit Auto Show: Shocker! Cadillac Coupe Concept to Debut this Morning

We were the first to tell you to expect something special from the General this morning — and now we know why. GM's luxe brand all about the art & science design language will be showcasing a Cadillac CTS Coupe concept in addition to the CTS-V, the Escalade hybrid and Myst concept cars. We'll be there live. For the… » 1/14/08 1:54am 1/14/08 1:54am

Playboy Names R8 Car of The Year. Plus: What's The Sexiest Volvo?

What does it really matter what Japanese automotive journalists think is the Japanese Car of the Year, or what the European journalists think is the European Car of the Year? Who even cars what Motor Trend says is their Car of the Year? We want to know what Playboy thinks. LBJ said it best, "So goes Playboy, so goes… » 12/10/07 9:30am 12/10/07 9:30am

Desperate Housewives Shows Off a Crushed 2008 Cadillac CTS - Wanna…


So we heard what RanWhenParked was screaming about on the earlier post on Caddy moving down under. Cadillac's been showing off the new 2008 CTS in basically only one color — can anyone guess which color? If you need a hint, check out the clip from last night's cliff-hanging episode of Desperate Housewives. » 12/03/07 12:45pm 12/03/07 12:45pm