2017 Cadillac CT6 Price, Design

This new model is expected to be sold in Chinese automobile market but it will be using technologies that was designed, developed, tested and manufactured in U.S plants. Cadillac partners with Shanghai Automotives because they use their plant and this plant has the capacity to manufacture 160,000 units a year. To expand the market in Asian content, Cadillac takes this step because China is now the world’s large automobile market. Although the luxury segment of Chinese market is dominated by Mercedes Benz, Audi and BMW but Cadillac hopes that they can break this monopoly. Size of this new model seems slightly greater than BMW 5 Series but it will be lesser than BMW 7 Series. Cadillac brings more new models in the market but for now they seem to bring this 2017 Cadillac CT6 .




2017 Cadillac CT6 front

2017 Cadillac CT6 – Outer Design:

This new model can have a very exquisite and luxurious design and its unique styling give it a different outlook. 2017 Cadillac CT6 will be a four door luxury model and the whole body may be built using light weight material that will in-turn enhance the aerodynamics, performance, acceleration and fuel economy. Outer body gets built in such a way that it can attract lot of customers and looks more exclusive. Other than this, front portion has chrome grille, LED headlight, long fog lamp and large air ventilation space. The rear and middle portion can include LED tail lamp, polished nozzle, remote tailgate opener, chrome panels in side window, sleek lines in doors etc.

Interior Design:

Inner portion of 2017 Cadillac CT6 provides large cabin area that may provide ample amount of leg and head space. Interior of this posh model gets molded with innovative gadgets and premium components. The dashboard may surely carry premium infotainment system, navigation system, satellite radio and an updated audio system. Other than this, it  also have many tech accessories like Wi-Fi, 4G LTE, USB port, iPod connectivity, wireless charging, remote keyless door, climate control, hands free calling, etc.

Cadillac is expected to bring a Hybrid model from China but CT6 gasoline version gets built in Detroit-Hamtramck assembly plant. The battery pack gets assembled in GM’s Brownstown battery plant using LG Chem cells while the electric motor for the power unit maybe manufactured in GM’s White Marsh plant in Maryland that was built by Spark EV motors.




2017 Cadillac CT6 interior

2017 Cadillac CT6 – Rivals and Power Unit:

2017 Cadillac CT6 has many competitors in the market specially those luxury models from Audi, BMW and Mercedes Benz. But other than them there can be many other models that are ready to pose serious threat. These models are:

 

Power Unit:

2017 Cadillac CT6 is expected to get three power units and these engines may have a couple with eight speed automatic transmission along with AWD. It can have 3.6 liter V-6 power unit that can produce 335 hp, 3.0 liter twin turbo V-6 that can produce 404 hp and the base engine will be 2.0 liter engine producing 265 hp. Although the EPA rating of this model is still unknown but according to experts it will be lower than the previous model. Apart from this it might also get a hybrid unit along with a powerful electric motor.

2017 Cadillac CT6 rear

2017 Cadillac CT6 – Release Date and Price:

Cadillac will release 2017 Cadillac CT6 after long time and they took this initiative to restore their prestige in the market. Cadillac was always known for their highly luxurious saloons and this is the reason for which they achieved such esteemed position in the automobile market. Cadillac has recently released DTS and XTS but they couldn’t make a huge impression in the market. CT6 is Cadillac’s new flagship starts from $ 50,000 range and stretches upto $ 80,000. This perfectly sized stylish car is expected to make a good impression in the market.