Cadillac CTS-V, 2017 MY US

The CTS-V is a rear wheel drive saloon (sedan) automobile with a front located engine, from Cadillac. Powering the Cadillac CTS-V is an overhead valve, 6.2 litre supercharged 8 cylinder engine, with 2 valves per cylinder that provides power and torque figures of 640 bhp (649 PS/477 kW) at 6400 rpm and 855 N·m (631 lb·ft/87.2 kgm) at 3600 rpm respectively. Power is transferred to the wheels through an 8 speed automatic gearbox. It weighs a claimed 1878 kg at the kerb.

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Cadillac CTS-V, 2017 MY US information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
5019 mm
How heavy?
1878 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 economical?
14/21 US MPG EPA city/highway

Cadillac CTS-V models

Cadillac CTS-V -
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 8A 6162 cm3 649 PS 640 bhp 477 kW 1880 kg

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2017 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 1878 kg 4140 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
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
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed
Power-to-weight ratio 345.53 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
254.13 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
340.79 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.15 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 3.94 kg/kW
6.57 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 14/21 US MPG EPA city/highway
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km16.8/11.2 l/100km city/highway
km/litre6.0/8.9 km/l city/highway
UK MPG16.8/25.2 UK MPG city/highway
US MPG14.0/21.0 US MPG city/highway
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
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 8 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 0.65
Final drive ratio 2.85
general
Carfolio.com ID507221
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 52.9
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2017 Cadillac CTS-V added 2017-01-05.
Last modified 2017-01-05.