The upgraded 2011 Cadillac CTS-V coup is turning a lot of heads especially potential buyers of BMW and Audi. The Cadillac CTS-V coup is a very stylish looking automobile that those who love European cars will appreciate. The Cadillac CTS-V coup is not just a good-looking car; its performance has been enhanced to give those who love Audi, BMW, or Mercedes-Benz a run for their money.
The 2011 Cadillac CTS-V Coup Engine Performance
The advantages of the Cadillac CTS-V is that under the hood stands a 556 horse power engine that gives it a better power-to-weight ration than those European cars we mentioned before. The Cadillac CTS-V coup sports a 6.2 liter V8 is very similar to the Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 small-block engine. This gives the Cadillac CTS-V coup the most powerful engine in Cadillac’s 108-year history. This Cadillac CTS-V coup will be offered in a six-speed manual or six speed Hydra-Matic automatic transmission.
The 2011 Cadillac CTS-V Coup Driving Experience
There are many things to love in the Cadillac CTS-V coup when getting it out on the road. The Cadillac CTS-V gives the driver a feeling of sporty driving in a well-appointed luxury car. Many have commented that the steering is a more natural feel than the Chevrolet Corvette. The suspension gives that easy feeling but still never takes away from the road. The Cadillac CTS-V coup is a fun car on the road and many will find little difference in either the manual or the automatic transmissions.
The 2011 Cadillac CTS-V Coup Exterior and Interior Look
The 2011 Cadillac CTS-V coup has been called by many as the flying wedge. The CTS-V coup is a bit different in dimensions from its cousin the CTS sedan. The CTS-V coup is tow inches lower in both its roofline and seat bottoms. It is also an inch wider in rear wheel track. The Cadillac CTS-V coup windshield is at a more declined angle and the rear taillights are tall LED’s that give you the impression of the old Cadillac tailfins of long ago. You will find larger than standard wire mesh grilles on the front end to allow twice as much air into the engine compartment.
Overall Impression of the 2011 Cadillac CTS-V Coup
With this updated version of the Cadillac CTS-V coup, the ambition to secure the sporty, luxury customer is imminent. The Cadillac CTS-V sedan and coup have outsold the BMW M5 and the Mercedes E63 combined in the last two years. With the combination of excellent performance, high luxury and good looks, the Cadillac CTS-V coup maybe the car that the European competition is not looking forward to.