Cadillac CTS Sport Sedan 3.6, 2012 MY 6DP69 US

The Cadillac CTS Sport Sedan 3.6 is a rear wheel drive motor vehicle, with its motor placed in the front, and a 4 door saloon (sedan) body. It is powered by a naturally aspirated engine of 3.6 litre capacity. This powerplant features double overhead camshaft valve gear, a 60 degree V 6 cylinder layout, and 4 valves per cylinder. It develops 318 bhp (322 PS/237 kW) of power at 6800 rpm, and maximum torque of 373 N·m (275 lb·ft/38 kgm) at 4900 rpm. Power is delivered to the wheels through a 6 speed automatic gearbox. The Cadillac CTS Sport Sedan 3.6 weighs a quoted 1778 kg at the kerb.

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Cadillac CTS Sport Sedan 3.6, 2012 MY 6DP69 US information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4859 mm
How heavy?
1778 kg
What size engine?
3.6 litre, 3564 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, V
How much power?
322 PS / 318 bhp / 237 kW @ 6800 rpm
How much torque?
373 Nm / 275 ft.lb / 38 kgm @ 4900 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
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 269 PS 265 bhp 198 kW 1826 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 6A 2997 cm3 274 PS 270 bhp 201 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
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 6M 3564 cm3 259 PS 255 bhp 190 kW

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4 door sedan/​saloon FA 5M 1998 cm3 300 PS 295.5 bhp 220 kW 1530 kg
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4 door sedan/​saloon FR 7A 3498 cm3 306 PS 302 bhp 225 kW 1930 kg
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4 door sedan/​saloon FA 7A 3696 cm3 333 PS 328 bhp 245 kW 1800 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 7A 3696 cm3 333 PS 328 bhp 245 kW 1750 kg
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4 door sedan/​saloon FA 7A 3605 cm3 300 PS 295.5 bhp 220 kW 225.0 CO2 1820 kg
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2012 Cadillac CTS Sport Sedan 3.6 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) 1570 mm 61.8 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1580 mm 62.2 inches
Length 4859 mm 191.3 inches
Width 1842 mm 72.5 inches
Height 1473 mm 58 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.69
Kerb weight 1778 kg 3920 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 68.2 litres 15 UK Gal 18 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer GM
Engine code LFX
Cylinders V 6 in 60° vee
Capacity 3.6 litre
3564 cc
(217.489 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 94 × 85.6 mm
3.7 × 3.37 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.1
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
24 valves in total
maximum power output 322 PS (318 bhp) (237 kW)
at 6800 rpm
Specific output 89.2 bhp/litre
1.46 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 373 Nm (275 ft·lb) (38 kgm)
at 4900 rpm
Specific torque 104.66 Nm/litre
1.26 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction aluminum block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 11.5:1
Fuel system direct petrol injection
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1315.2 kPa (190.7 psi)
Maximum RPM 7200 rpm
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 594 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 181.34 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
133.37 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
178.85 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.08 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 7.5 kg/kW
12.52 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
turns lock-to-lock 2.800
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 8½ x 18
Wheel size rear 8½ x 18
Tyres front P235/50 R 18 97V
Tyres rear P235/50 R 18 97V
Brakes F/R VeDi/VeDi-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 315 mm
Rear brake diameter 315 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 6 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 0.67
Final drive ratio 3.73
general
Carfolio.com ID270787
Production total
Model code 6DP69
Model family
RAC rating 32.9
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2012 Cadillac CTS Sport Sedan 3.6 added 2012-05-19.
Last modified 2013-02-28.