2017 Cadillac ATS not to get V8 7.0-liter engine


The exhibition, which was held in Los Angeles, a new Cadillac ATS-V Coupe was presented to the public. The manufacturer has decided to bestow this car with quite an aggressive appearance and a powerful enough engine. By the expectations of the manufacturer, the model of the new Cadillac will have a rather high demand on the European market.

2017 Cadillac ATS release date

New Cadillac ATS-V Coupe arrived on sale this spring. The European customers won’t be able to buy it until fall.

Release date: fall 2016

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2017 Cadillac ATS price

The cost of a new car is 74 to 77 thousand Euro.

2017 Cadillac ATS redesign

Externally, the car stands out a modified grille. The hood of the car has special slits for better ventilation and cooling of the engine. The front bumper on the car also changed significantly. For a small additional charge, the customer can have a car with an installed diffuser and spoiler mounted on the trunk lid.

2017 Cadillac ATS engine

Under the hood of new car is 6-cylinder engine. Its capacity is 3.6L. The engine, which is installed on this Cadillac, has a turbocharger. Power, which gives this unit is four hundred and seventy horsepower. Engine is directly paired with a six-speed manual transmission. Also the buyer can get the car from a Cadillac, which has an automatic 8-speed transmission. To accelerate from zero to 60 mph the car needs only four seconds. The maximum speed of the 2017 Cadillac ATS is 168 miles per hour.

2017 Cadillac ATS video review

2017 Cadillac ATS interior

In the cabin of the new car the manufacturer decided to install sport seats. They covered with quite high quality leather. Seats have enough lateral support system. The steering wheel has a suede coating. In interior decoration the designers used inserts made of carbon fiber.

2017 Cadillac ATS equipment

It should be noted that this model has very powerful brakes. Also the manufacturer has installed on 2017 Cadillac ATS suspension with adaptive dampers. Cadillac ATS-V Coupe has 18” rims.

In addition, the car is equipped with a system that records and analyzes all the parameters while driving.

Among other technical features of the car include suspension with adaptive shock absorbers named Magnetic Ride Control of third generation (their stiffness is changed up to 40% faster than before) and powerful Brembo brakes with six-piston calipers in the front (the diameter of the disc is 370 mm) and four-piston in rear (339 mm).

2017 Cadillac ATS pictures

Editor's rating
4.7 overall
  • Safety4.7
  • Performance4.9
  • Design4.6
  • Features4.7
  • Fuel economy4.4

2017 model year Cadillac ATS is a new sport coupe to compete with famous European cars like Audi RS5 and BMW M3. Cadillac providing more power for the less price.

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