The 2018 Cadillac ATS-V is currently one of the trendiest sedans. Well, since 2013, when the first model was released to the market, visible improvements have supplemented in the subsequent editions. Up until now, 2018 Cadillac ATS-V is its best-selling model ever.
At an affordable price, this model promises a great ride, plenty of options as well as other deluxe features you would expect from any SUV. Interested in owning one? Well, here is all you need to know!
2018 Cadillac ATS-V – Exterior and Interior Redesigns
Just like its predecessors, the 2018 Cadillac ATS-V has excellent qualities. The brand new ATS-V is expected to be supplied in 2 variations when it comes to body styling, the typical 2-door sedan as well as the 4-door coupe. However, this model appears more aggressive and appearing. The typical xenon headlamps and the full-LED daytime running lights will be retained.
Significant improvements are expected to be evident on the spoiler and the bumpers. The fenders will be wider than those in the current model. Additionally, the new 2018 Cadillac ATS-V will embrace the beautiful silver moonlight and bronze dune metallic colors.
Inside this SUV, it’s composed of luxurious leather upholstery. It is also spacious and comfortable. This car comes with the standard Cadillac’s standard CUE infotainment system, voice recognition; Bluetooth as well as text to voice converter which makes it easy to read incoming text messages out loud. Besides, it also has a 4G LTE data connectivity with a Wi-Fi hotspot antenna. It also supports iPhone car play.
The 2018 Cadillac ATS-V comes with a 5.7-inch LED display system with performance gauge readouts, multi-zone air conditioner, as well as the latest graphics. It also comes with a performance data recorder, which helps in recording video, audio and any other data.
Additionally, the 2018 ATS-V assures maximum safety by improving the safety and security package. Some of this security packages include; the forward collision alert, integrated turn signal mirrors, lane keeping assist, lane change alert, blind spot monitoring, rear cross-traffic alert, safety alert seat as well as the airbags, inclusive of the rear thorax airbag.
Engine and Performance
Under the hood, the powerful engine will be used. This engine has been proven twin turbocharged V6 3.6 liters, which will bring significant improvements when it comes to energy. The engine is capable of producing 464 hp and a 445 lb-ft of torque. This powerful engine will e mated to the new 8-speed automated transmission.
The EPA rates this model manual at 23 mpg on the highway, 17 mpg in the city which is quite economical. Lastly, manual and automatic 2018 Cadillac ATS-V hit 60 mph in 4.2 and 3.9 respectively.
Release Date and Price
This model is anticipated to be in showrooms soon. However, it will be in the market early next year, 2018. Its price is approximated to go close to $ 62, 000.
With no doubt, the Cadillac actually plays on the global stage with high-performance 2018 ATS-V. However, despite the minimal changes on the 2018 ATS-V, it is expected to continue to be among the important players in this field, competing with Volvo S60, Audi A4, BMW 3 Series, as well as Lexus LS.