Cadillac XTS

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Cadillac XTS
ManufacturerGeneral Motors
ProductionMay 2012 –
Model years2013–
AssemblyOshawa, Ontario, Canada (Oshawa Car Assembly)
PredecessorCadillac DTS
Cadillac STS
ClassFull-size luxury car
Body style4-door sedan
LayoutFront engine, front-wheel drive / all-wheel drive
PlatformGM Epsilon II (Super Epsilon)
Engine3.6 L LFX V6
Transmission6-speed automatic
Wheelbase111.7 in (2,837 mm)
Length202 in (5,131 mm)
Width72.9 in (1,852 mm)
Height59.1 in (1,501 mm)
Curb weightFWD: 3,995 lb (1,812 kg)
AWD: 4,180 lb (1,896 kg)
Designer(s)Christine Park
RelatedChevrolet Impala (2014)
Buick LaCrosse
Saab 9-5
 
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Cadillac XTS
ManufacturerGeneral Motors
ProductionMay 2012 –
Model years2013–
AssemblyOshawa, Ontario, Canada (Oshawa Car Assembly)
PredecessorCadillac DTS
Cadillac STS
ClassFull-size luxury car
Body style4-door sedan
LayoutFront engine, front-wheel drive / all-wheel drive
PlatformGM Epsilon II (Super Epsilon)
Engine3.6 L LFX V6
Transmission6-speed automatic
Wheelbase111.7 in (2,837 mm)
Length202 in (5,131 mm)
Width72.9 in (1,852 mm)
Height59.1 in (1,501 mm)
Curb weightFWD: 3,995 lb (1,812 kg)
AWD: 4,180 lb (1,896 kg)
Designer(s)Christine Park
RelatedChevrolet Impala (2014)
Buick LaCrosse
Saab 9-5

The Cadillac XTS is a full-size luxury car from the Cadillac brand of General Motors.[1] It is based on an enlarged version of the Epsilon II platform. The XTS replaces both the Cadillac STS and DTS,[2] despite being slightly smaller. It began production in May 2012 at the Oshawa Assembly Plant with sales starting in June.[dated info] The XTS is available with both front-wheel drive and all-wheel drive.

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Performance

The 3.6 liter V6 of the XTS generates 304 horsepower and 264 lb.ft of torque. The car has an estimated 0 to 60 miles per hour (0 to 97 km/h) time of 6.7 seconds and gas mileage of 21 miles per US gallon (11 L/100 km; 25 mpg-imp).[3]

XTS Platinum concept

Cadillac XTS Platinum concept

General Motors exhibited a concept sedan called the XTS Platinum at the 2010 North American International Auto Show after privately unveiling the vehicle to automotive journalists on August 11, 2009.[4] The concept is all-wheel drive and is powered by a 3.6 L (220 cu in) V6 plug-in hybrid system estimated at 350 hp (260 kW).[5] Its interior is based on hand cut-and-sewn materials and uses Organic Light-Emitting Diode (O-LED) displays in place of traditional gauges and screens.[5]

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