• Cadillac V Sixteen

    Cadillac V Sixteen -

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  • Cadillac V Sixteen

    Cadillac V Sixteen -

    Image courtesy of Cadillac

Key facts

2003 Cadillac V Sixteen Concept information summary

What body style?
sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
5672 mm
How heavy?
2270 kg
What size engine?
13.6 litre, 13577 cm3
How many cylinders?
16, V
How much power?
1014 PS / 1000 bhp / 746 kW
How much torque?
1356 Nm / 1000 / 138.3 kgm


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2003 Cadillac V Sixteen technical specifications


Cadillac V Sixteen is an automobile that has a 4 door saloon (sedan) type body with a front located engine delivering power to the rear wheels.
Its 13.6 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, overhead valve, 16 cylinder that has an output of 1000 bhp (1014 PS/746 kW) of power, and maximum torque of 1356 N·m (1000 lb·ft/138.3 kgm).
This power is supplied to the wheels by means of a 4 speed automatic gearbox.
Quoted weight at the kerb is 2270 kg.
2003 Cadillac V Sixteen data
2003 Cadillac V Sixteen Concept data
Applicable to the USA domestic market(s).
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 3556 140
Track/tread (front) 1765 69.5
Track/tread (rear) 1765 69.5
Length 5672 223.3
Width 2029 79.9
Height 1392 54.8
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.6
Kerb weight 2270 kg 5004 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Cadillac
Engine code XV16
Cylinders V 16 in 90° vee
Capacity 13.6 litre
13577 cc
(828.519 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 105 × 98 mm
4.13 × 3.86 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.07
overhead valve (OHV)
maximum power output 1014 PS (1000 bhp) (746 kW)
Specific output 73.7 bhp/litre
1.21 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 1356 Nm (1000 ft·lb) (138.3 kgm)
Specific torque 99.87 Nm/litre
1.21 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
compression ratio 10.6:1
Fuel system SMPFi
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1255.1 kPa (182 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 848.56 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed
Power-to-weight ratio 446.65 PS/g
328.5 kW/g
440.53 bhp/ton
0.2 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 3.04 kg/kW
5.08 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres per 100km
km per litre
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
Engine position front
Engine layout longitudinal
Drive wheels rear wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering 4 wheel steering
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 9 x 24
Wheel size rear 9 x 24
Tyres front P265/40 R 24
Tyres rear P265/40 R 24
Brakes F/R
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Gearbox 4 speed automatic
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general ID104852
Production total 1
Model code
Model family Concept
RAC rating 109.4
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2003 Cadillac V Sixteen added 2003-01-07.
Last modified 2013-02-28.

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