2014 Cadillac CTS-V, 2016 MY US

The Cadillac CTS-V is a saloon (sedan) with 4 doors and a front mounted engine which transmits the power to the rear wheels. Its 6.2 litre engine is a supercharged, overhead valve, 8 cylinder that develops 640 bhp (649 PS/477 kW) of power at 6400 rpm, and maximum torque of 855 N·m (631 lb·ft/87.2 kgm) at 3600 rpm. The engine delivers its power through to the wheels by means of an 8 speed automatic 'box. Stated kerb weight is 1880 kg. Maximum speed stated is 322 km/h (200 mph).

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Key facts

2014 Cadillac CTS-V, 2016 MY US information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
5019 mm
How heavy?
1880 kg
What size engine?
6.2 litre, 6162 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
649 PS / 640 bhp / 477 kW @ 6400 rpm
How much torque?
855 Nm / 631 ft.lb / 87.2 kgm @ 3600 rpm
How quick?
0-60 mph: 3.7 s
How fast?
322 km/h, 200 mph

Cadillac CTS-V models

4 door sedan/​saloon FR 8A 6162 cm3 649 PS 640 bhp 477 kW 1878 kg

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2014 Cadillac CTS-V data
Applicable to the USA domestic market(s).
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2911 mm 114.6 inches
Track/tread (front) 1577 mm 62.1 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1554 mm 61.2 inches
Length 5019 mm 197.6 inches
Width 1834 mm 72.2 inches
Height 1453 mm 57.2 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.72
Kerb weight 1880 kg 4145 lb
Weight distribution 52.7 % front
fuel tank capacity 72 litres 15.8 UK Gal 19 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type supercharged petrol
Engine manufacturer GM
Engine code
Cylinders V 8 in 90° vee
Capacity 6.2 litre
6162 cc
(376.028 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 103.25 × 92 mm
4.06 × 3.62 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.12
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output 649 PS (640 bhp) (477 kW)
at 6400 rpm
Specific output 103.9 bhp/litre
1.7 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 855 Nm (631 ft·lb) (87.2 kgm)
at 3600 rpm
Specific torque 138.75 Nm/litre
1.68 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast aluminum block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10:1
Fuel system direct petrol injection
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1743.6 kPa (252.9 psi)
Maximum RPM 6600 rpm
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 770.25 cc
Aspiration S/Charged
Compressor
Intercooler
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph 3.7 s
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 322 km/h (200 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 345.16 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
253.86 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
340.43 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.15 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 3.94 kg/kW
6.58 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 2.370
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 9½ x 19
Wheel size rear 10 x 19
Tyres front Michelin Pilot Super Sport 265/35 ZR 19
Tyres rear Michelin Pilot Super Sport 295/30 ZR 19
Brakes F/R VeDi/VeDi-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 390 mm
Rear brake diameter 365 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 8 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 0.65
Final drive ratio 2.85
general
Carfolio.com ID392810
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 52.9
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2014 Cadillac CTS-V added 2014-12-22.
Last modified 2016-12-27.