2002 Cadillac CTS, 2003 MY US

The CTS is a rear wheel drive saloon (sedan) passenger car with a front mounted engine, sold by Cadillac. The power is produced by a naturally aspirated engine of 3.2 litre capacity. This powerplant features double overhead camshaft valve gear, 6 cylinder layout, and 4 valves per cylinder. It has an output of 220 bhp (223 PS/164 kW) of power at 6000 rpm, and maximum torque of 296 N·m (218 lb·ft/30.2 kgm) at 3400 rpm. A 5 speed manual 'box transmits the power to the wheels. Claimed kerb weight is 1592 kg.

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Key facts

2002 Cadillac CTS, 2003 MY US information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4829 mm
How heavy?
1592 kg
What size engine?
3.2 litre, 3175 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, V
How much power?
223 PS / 220 bhp / 164 kW @ 6000 rpm
How much torque?
296 Nm / 218 ft.lb / 30.2 kgm @ 3400 rpm

Cadillac CTS models

Cadillac CTS Coupé 3.6 -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6A 3564 cm3 322 PS 318 bhp 237 kW 1768 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FA 6A 3564 cm3 322 PS 318 bhp 237 kW 1858 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 6M 2997 cm3 274 PS 270 bhp 201 kW 1748 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 6M 2997 cm3 269 PS 265 bhp 198 kW 1748 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 6A 2997 cm3 269 PS 265 bhp 198 kW 1747 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 6A 2997 cm3 274 PS 270 bhp 201 kW 1747 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FA 6A 2997 cm3 269 PS 265 bhp 198 kW 1830 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FA 6A 2997 cm3 274 PS 270 bhp 201 kW 1830 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 6A 3564 cm3 322 PS 318 bhp 237 kW 1778 kg
Cadillac CTS Sport Sedan 3.6 AWD -
4 door sedan/​saloon FA 6A 3564 cm3 322 PS 318 bhp 237 kW 1868 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 6A 2997 cm3 274 PS 270 bhp 201 kW 1826 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 6A 2997 cm3 269 PS 265 bhp 198 kW 1826 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FA 6A 2997 cm3 274 PS 270 bhp 201 kW 1907 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FA 6A 2997 cm3 269 PS 265 bhp 198 kW 1907 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 6A 3564 cm3 322 PS 318 bhp 237 kW 1855 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FA 6A 3564 cm3 322 PS 318 bhp 237 kW 1953 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 6A 2997 cm3 274 PS 270 bhp 201 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FA 6A 2997 cm3 274 PS 270 bhp 201 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 6A 2997 cm3 274 PS 270 bhp 201 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 6A 3564 cm3 308 PS 304 bhp 227 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FA 6A 3564 cm3 308 PS 304 bhp 227 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FA 6A 2997 cm3 274 PS 270 bhp 201 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 6M 2792 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW 1751 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 6A 2792 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW 1756 kg
Cadillac CTS -
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 6M 3564 cm3 262 PS 258 bhp 192 kW 1751 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 6A 3564 cm3 262 PS 258 bhp 192 kW 1756 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FA 6A 3564 cm3 262 PS 258 bhp 192 kW 1860 kg
Cadillac CTS 3.6 V6 HF -
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 6M 3564 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW 1751 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 6A 3564 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW 1756 kg
Cadillac CTS -
4 door sedan/​saloon FA 6A 3564 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW 1860 kg

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4 door sedan/​saloon FR 5M 2967 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW 1632 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 5A 2967 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW 1630 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 2967 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW 1471 kg
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4 door sedan/​saloon FR 6M 3199 cm3 218 PS 215 bhp 160 kW 1555 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 5A 3199 cm3 221 PS 218 bhp 163 kW 1565 kg
Mercedes-Benz C 320 4Matic -
4 door sedan/​saloon FA 5A 3199 cm3 218 PS 215 bhp 160 kW 1640 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FA 5A 3199 cm3 218 PS 215 bhp 160 kW 1650 kg
Mercedes-Benz E 320 -
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 5A 3199 cm3 224 PS 221 bhp 165 kW 1645 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 4A 2967 cm3 204 PS 201 bhp 150 kW 1494 kg
Nissan Cefiro Excimo 25 G -
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 4A 2496 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW 1470 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 5A 2496 cm3 210 PS 207 bhp 154 kW 1630 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4A 2495 cm3 215 PS 212 bhp 158 kW 1470 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF CVT 3498 cm3 230 PS 227 bhp 169 kW 1460 kg
Nissan Teana 350JM -
4 door sedan/​saloon FF CVT 3498 cm3 230 PS 227 bhp 169 kW 1520 kg
Oldsmobile Aurora -
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 4A 3473 cm3 218 PS 215 bhp 160 kW 1645 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 4A 3473 cm3 218 PS 215 bhp 160 kW 1558 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4A 3175 cm3 221 PS 218 bhp 163 kW 284.0 CO2 1710 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 3175 cm3 211 PS 208 bhp 155 kW 235.0 CO2 1523 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5A 3175 cm3 211 PS 208 bhp 155 kW 250.0 CO2 1548 kg
Peugeot 407 3.0 -
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6A 2946 cm3 210 PS 207 bhp 154 kW 233.0 CO2 1585 kg
Peugeot 607 3.0 V6 -
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 2946 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW 1560 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 4A 2946 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW 245.0 CO2 1580 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 4A 3791 cm3 208 PS 205 bhp 153 kW 1628 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 4A 3498 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW 1533 kg
2002 Cadillac CTS data
Applicable to the USA domestic market(s).
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2880 mm 113.4 inches
Track/tread (front) 1524 mm 60 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1524 mm 60 inches
Length 4829 mm 190.1 inches
Width 1793 mm 70.6 inches
Height 1440 mm 56.7 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.68
Kerb weight 1592 kg 3510 lb
Weight distribution 53 % front
fuel tank capacity 66.2 litres 14.6 UK Gal 17.5 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer GM
Engine code
Cylinders V 6
Capacity 3.2 litre
3175 cc
(193.75 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 87.5 × 88 mm
3.44 × 3.46 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.99
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
24 valves in total
maximum power output 223 PS (220 bhp) (164 kW)
at 6000 rpm
Specific output 69.3 bhp/litre
1.14 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 296 Nm (218 ft·lb) (30.2 kgm)
at 3400 rpm
Specific torque 93.23 Nm/litre
1.13 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 10:1
Fuel system Bo Motronic fuel inj.
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1171.5 kPa (169.9 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 529.17 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
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 140.11 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
103.05 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
138.19 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.06 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 9.7 kg/kW
16.21 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km
km/litre
UK MPG
US MPG
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout longitudinal
Drive wheels rear wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering power assisted rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock 3.370
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 7½ x 17
Wheel size rear 7½ x 17
Tyres front Goodyear Eagle RS-A P225/50 VR 17
Tyres rear Goodyear Eagle RS-A P225/50 VR 17
Brakes F/R VeDi/VeDi-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 303 mm
Rear brake diameter 298 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.82
Final drive ratio 3.73
general
Carfolio.com ID108713
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 28.5
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2002 Cadillac CTS added 2003-03-31.
Last modified 2013-02-28.