2012 Cadillac CTS Touring Edition
Cadillac is offering some great deals, concerning the performance elements of its V-series product line on standard 2012 CTS models. This is going to be made through the new Touring Package Sedan, Coupe and Wagon with a starting price of $2,065.
The new CTS Touring Packages feature Recaro seats, microfiber suede inserts on the seats and steering wheel, high-intensity discharge (HID) headlamps, a performance-tuned suspension, a V-series aerodynamic spoiler and performance wheel packages.
Furthermore CTS Sedan and Sport Wagon both will be offered with a 3.0L or optional 3.6L engine, plus Direct Injection V-6 units. At the same time, for the CTS Coupe there will be the standard 3.6L engine. However each engine now will have its own Touring Package available. The 3.0L V-6 Touring Package price starts at $2,065 and includes 18-inch pearl nickel finish wheels, dual exhaust, dark finish grille, HID headlamps and fog lamps, V-Series aerodynamic center high mounted stop lamp (except Sport Wagon), suede seat inserts, steering wheel and shifter, midnight Sapele wood trim and metal pedals. Next, the 3.6L V-6 Touring Package option retails at $2,810 and features Recaro performance seating, suede-wrapped steering wheel and shifter, midnight Sapele wood trim and metal pedals, dark finish grille, V-Series aerodynamic center high mounted stop lamp (except Sport Wagon), 19-inch polished wheels with either summer tire performance package or all season tire package.
Thanks to the 318 horsepower (234 kW) coming from the 3.6L direct injection V-6 engine, the CTS accelerates from 0-100 km/h in only 6.3 seconds. Moreover it comes with the optional all-wheel-drive and FE3 performance suspension designed for agile cornering and braking. Steering wheel-mounted paddle shifters for the electronically controlled 6-speed automatic transmission are also included in the FE3 performance package. Other new CTS features for 2012 include standard Bluetooth connectivity, optional RainSense Wipers and Side Blind Zone Alert (Coupe). To match every individual taste, Cadillac will offer the car three new colors: Opulent Blue Metallic, Black Diamond Tri-Coat and Mocha Steel Metallic.
Suggested retail prices including destination charges for the 2012 models start at $36,790 for the CTS Sedan, $39,590 for the CTS Coupe and $39,890 for the CTS Sport Wagon.