What Does Cadillac CTS Stand For in Models?

Cadillac CTS

Drivers in Long Island City interested in purchasing a Cadillac model commonly ask, “what does CTS stand for in the Cadillac model description?” The team at City Cadillac will fill you in on the background behind the CTS designation and how it impacts the features of new Cadillac models.

The History of CTS

As far back as 2002, Astoria drivers saw the introduction of the first Cadillac CTS (Catera Touring Sedan) which was the first model to utilize a manual transmission since the days of the unique 1988 Cimarron. It also sported the new “Art and Science” design language which became such a big part of the styling of new Cadillacs up until 2019. For later generations, Cadillac introduced the CTS-V sedan and coupe, as well as a limited sport wagon version.

Notable Features of the Cadillac CTS

With three powerful engine options available, the Cadillac CTS provides Great Neck area drivers with stunning performance in a sleek, luxurious package. Main features include:

  • Engine Options – 2.0L TURBO – 268 hp / 295 lb-ft torque – 3.6L V6 – 335 hp / 285 lb-ft torque – 3.6L TWIN TURBO V6 – 420 hp / 430 lb-ft torque
  • Brembo® Front Brakes – Providing greater stopping power and wear resistance.
  • Driver-Selectable Modes Drivers can choose between Tour, Sport, Snow/Ice and, with V-Sport models, Track.
  • 50/50 Weight Distribution Precise balance achieved by intelligent use of weight distribution.
  • Adaptive Remote Start – Preconditions the cabin comfort setting depending on outside weather conditions.
  • Cadillac User Experience – Connects you with the world around you to make driving easier and more enjoyable.
  • Bose® Centerpoint® Premium Audio – Available 13-speaker Bose Surround System features Centerpoint technology for an immersive listening experience.

The Cadillac CTS is just one of several luxury Cadillac model packages available to Brooklyn shoppers which provide a thrilling driver experience in the most elegant of settings. New Cadillac models are full of innovative new features such as Cadillac Super Cruise driver assistance technology that can add peace of mind behind the wheel.

Test Drive the Cadillac CTS in Long Island City Today

Check out our Cadillac ATS vs. Cadillac CTS comparison, then explore our new Cadillac CTS inventory online. Our Cadillac finance team is standing by to help you secure a loan arrangement that works for your lifestyle and budget. Why buy from us? City Cadillac has become the major source in the Astoria area for new, used and certified pre-owned Cadillac models and our wide selection of vehicles makes selection of the perfect car or SUV a breeze. Contact us to schedule a test drive and experience all that a new Cadillac has to offer you today!

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