2017 Cadillac LTS passing road tests in harsh winter Canada

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Appeared spyware photo shoot pre-production prototype of the new Cadillac LTS brand flagship of 2017 model year, passing road tests in harsh winter conditions in Canada.

2017 Cadillac LTS release date

The novelty will be showcased to the community in April next year at the New York motor exhibition. Conceptual predecessor of 2017 Cadillac LTS – Elmiraj, recall, was officially presented at last year’s Frankfurt Motor show.

Release date: spring 2017

2017 Cadillac LTS platform omega

2017 Cadillac LTS redesign

The vehicle is constructed “on motives” the conceptual Cadillac Elmiraj, clearly visible even on very thick camouflage. Unlike the concept, is made in the body “coupe” and caused an enthusiastic stir at the time of the first showing at the exhibition Pebble Beach Concours d’elegance in August of last year, the future manufacture car, as befits the flagship will have a body “sedan”.

2017 Cadillac LTS redesign

2017 Cadillac LTS interior

2017 Cadillac LTS exterior

The novelty looks much supplementary luxurious than Cadillac XTS model, and the production prototype has an imposing look thanks to the extended hood and shorter aft. Unfortunately, the camouflage hides many specifics, but if you look closely, the new car will have very attractive radiator grille, and dual-piped exhaust system.

Information about the car very little, but it is likely that new LTS Cadillac will get Omega base platform, which underpins the Elmiraj concepts. The car will get AWD, also able to disable one of the leading actuator.

2017 Cadillac LTS exterior

2017 Cadillac LTS price

Thus Cadillac focus entirely on expensive car and the budget niche will get Opel.

Even if she have to go on a cut of the profit from each sold copy. Notice only that the sedan has a traditional “sweeping” lines and a long bonnet characteristic of Executive sedans. And this is only for “priming” — the future European model lineup will be updated.

New flagship Cadillac sedan will debut next spring at the Auto show in New York. Cadillac LTS 2017 is designed on the Omega platform, which allow to produce a model as in monodrive version, and the AWD vehicles. The car aims to compete with BMW 7-Series, Audi A8 and Mercedes S-Class, get an impressive appearance due to elongated hood and distinctive grille.

The projected LTS base price is around $75 thousand.

2017 Cadillac LTS video review

2017 Cadillac LTS engine

According to unofficial information, novelty will assign the index of the LTS. As for other details, only from insider sources came information that as the base of the unit under the hood rear-wheel drive luxury car will be located all-new 3.6-liter V-shaped “six” with turbocharging diesel engine and impact of order 420-425 horsepower.

The top version, will be presented with both classic and all-wheel drive and is equipped with, presumably, entirely new Biturbo V8 volume of 4.5 liter capacity of 507 horsepower (it debuted in California, the Cadillac Elmiraj).

You also might be interested in 2017 Audi A6 engine specs

2017 Cadillac LTS pictures

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There is certain speculations that Cadillac is planned to release a brand new car named LTS to compete with another premium brands.

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