Cadillac DTS

Price
$ 46.28 Thousand
Top Speed
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The Cadillac DTS is a full- sized luxury sedan which stands out from the other sedans for its strong-featured profile. General Motors, an American car manufacturing company unveiled their first version of the DTS on 9th February 2005 at the Chicago Auto Show, and the initial production of Cadillac DTS started from their Detroit Assembly factory on 2005. The previous model of the General Motor’s Cadillac DeVille was replaced by the Cadillac DTS as their largest luxury car for the 2006 model year. The major feature that left Deville behind from DTS was getting rid of the standard 6-passenger seating configuration for non-limousine models. The car comes with a price tag of $46,280.

Review

The Cadillac DTS is built in with two types of engines, the standard model of luxury car I,II, III and the luxury premium model is given 4.6L Northstar LD8 V-8 engine whereas the platinum model is provided with 4.6L Northstar L37 V8. Along with that the DTS is supplied with Hydra-Matic 4T80 4 speed automatic transmission, and the customers are assured to be provided with the best combination of power and performance in any luxury car. The DTS engine comes with the horsepower of 275hp and 292hp, which is optional for the buyers. With power of 275 bhp (205 kW; 279 PS) at 5200 rpm and torque 292 lb·ft (396 N·m) at 4400 rpm its boast a massive power in the standard luxury models.

Interior

Interior room in the DTS is available with both five and six passenger models. The integrated interior features are well complemented the exterior of the car. The seats comes fully covered by Tuscany leather, light grey colored wood inlays, leather that are hand cut and sewn on the panels covering the console, door trim and the top of the instrument panel gives a classy and decorative touch to the DTS. Enough leg space is given in both the rear as well as for the front passengers is much appreciated. The lower dash comes with six-CD changer along with an MP3 option. The DTS is installed with DVD navigation system which comes as a option with interior lighting with LED. Few other optional features that comes with the Cadillac DTS are heated or cooled front seats, heating option for the second row seats, heated steering wheels which comes with handcrafted design covered in leather. A standard dual zone climate control, advanced stability and traction control system, airbags for front side impact and front and rear side curtain airbags,all comes as a standard pack for this model of Cadillac.

Exterior

The Cadillac DTS with its basic front-wheel-drive design, smooth finish, four-speed automatic transmission, and self-leveling rear suspension doesn't disappoint us. The DTS is incorporated with vertical bi-xenon headlamps, ECG(egg crate grille), sharply sheet metalwork gives the DTS some style points. Initially in 2006 when its first hit the road, Cadillac DTS was available in one model only. But the 2011 Cadillac DTS model is made available in 7 different exterior colors including black, crystal red, grey, radiant silver, tuscan bronze, vanilla and white. DTS gives you a huge space for your luggage with their massive trunk with specially designed floor mats along with an upgraded trunk mat. And, among other features rain sensing wipers, front and rear park assist, power folding rear view mirrors and sunroof makes the DTS stand out from others.