2005 Cadillac BLS 1.9 TiD EU

This vehicle has a 4 door saloon body style with a front mounted engine powering the front wheels. Its 1.9 litre engine is a turbocharged, double overhead camshaft, 4 cylinder that produces 148 bhp (150 PS/110 kW) of power at 4000 rpm, and maximum torque of 320 N·m (236 lb·ft/32.6 kgm) at 2000-2750 rpm. Power is transmitted to the wheels via a 6 speed manual transmission. The quoted kerb weight is 1460 kg. Its maximum speed claimed is 210 km/h (130 mph), manufacturer claimed fuel consumption is 8.1/4.9/6.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 164.0 g/km.

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Key facts

2005 Cadillac BLS 1.9 TiD EU information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4680 mm
How heavy?
1460 kg
What size engine?
1.9 litre, 1910 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
150 PS / 148 bhp / 110 kW @ 4000 rpm
How much torque?
320 Nm / 236 ft.lb / 32.6 kgm @ 2000-2750 rpm
How quick?
0-60 mph: 9.5 s
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 9.8 s
How fast?
210 km/h, 130 mph
How economical?
8.1/4.9/6.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
164.0 CO2 g/km

Cadillac BLS models

4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6M 1910 cm3 180 PS 177.5 bhp 132 kW 170.0 CO2 1550 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6A 1910 cm3 180 PS 177.5 bhp 132 kW 197.0 CO2 1575 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 6M 1910 cm3 180 PS 177.5 bhp 132 kW 175.0 CO2 1600 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 6M 1910 cm3 150 PS 148 bhp 110 kW 159.0 CO2 1560 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 6A 1910 cm3 180 PS 177.5 bhp 132 kW 202.0 CO2 1625 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 6A 1910 cm3 150 PS 148 bhp 110 kW 179.0 CO2 1585 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 6M 1998 cm3 210 PS 207 bhp 154 kW 199.0 CO2 1540 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 6M 1998 cm3 175 PS 173 bhp 129 kW 197.0 CO2 1515 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5A 1998 cm3 210 PS 207 bhp 154 kW 233.0 CO2 1565 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5A 1998 cm3 175 PS 173 bhp 129 kW 222.0 CO2 1540 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 6M 2792 cm3 255 PS 251.5 bhp 188 kW 254.0 CO2 1610 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 6A 2792 cm3 255 PS 251.5 bhp 188 kW 274.0 CO2 1635 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6A 1910 cm3 150 PS 148 bhp 110 kW 194.0 CO2
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4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6M 1998 cm3 210 PS 207 bhp 154 kW 202.0 CO2
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4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1998 cm3 175 PS 173 bhp 129 kW 193.0 CO2
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5A 1998 cm3 175 PS 173 bhp 129 kW 216.0 CO2
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5A 1998 cm3 210 PS 207 bhp 154 kW 218.0 CO2
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4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6M 2792 cm3 255 PS 251.5 bhp 188 kW 245.0 CO2
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4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6A 2792 cm3 255 PS 251.5 bhp 188 kW 259.0 CO2

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2005 Cadillac BLS 1.9 TiD data
Applicable to the European domestic market(s).
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2675 mm 105.3 inches
Track/tread (front) 1524 mm 60 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1506 mm 59.3 inches
Length 4680 mm 184.3 inches
Width 1752 mm 69 inches
Height 1471 mm 57.9 inches
Ground clearance 120 mm 4.7 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.75
Kerb weight 1460 kg 3219 lb
Weight distribution 62 % front
fuel tank capacity 58 litres 12.8 UK Gal 15.3 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.31
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type turbocharged diesel
Engine manufacturer Fiat
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.9 litre
1910 cc
(116.555 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 82 × 90.4 mm
3.23 × 3.56 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.91
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output 150 PS (148 bhp) (110 kW)
at 4000 rpm
Specific output 77.5 bhp/litre
1.27 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 320 Nm (236 ft·lb) (32.6 kgm)
at 2000-2750 rpm
Specific torque 167.54 Nm/litre
2.02 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast iron block; aluminium head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 17.5:1
Fuel system Bosch EDC 16 common rail direct diesel injection
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 2105.4 kPa (305.4 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 477.5 cc
Aspiration Turbo D.
Compressor
Intercooler Y
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph) 7.2 s
Acceleration 0-60mph 9.5 s
Acceleration 0-100km/h 9.8 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph) 29.20 s
Standing quarter-mile 17.3 s
@ 81.4 mph
Standing kilometre 31.6 s
@ 166 km/h
Maximum speed 210 km/h (130 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 102.78 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
75.59 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
101.37 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 13.23 kg/kW
22.1 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 8.1/4.9/6.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km8.1/4.9/6.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km/litre12.3/20.4/16.4 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG34.9/57.6/46.3 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG29.0/48.0/38.6 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 164.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 161.65 g/km
VED band (UK) G
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering power assisted rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock 2.750
Turning circle
Front suspension I.MS.ARB.
Rear suspension I.4Li.CS.ARB.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R VeDi/VeDi-S-ABS
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 6 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.71
Final drive ratio 3.55
general
Carfolio.com ID141559
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 16.7
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2005 Cadillac BLS 1.9 TiD added 2006-05-08.
Last modified 2015-07-13.