Los Angeles - 2011 Cadillac CTS Coupe, announced today, the last and most dramatic in several brand new projects to reach production. Scheduled to arrive in Cadillac showrooms in the spring of 2010, CTS Coupe is a new luxury sports coupe for the brand have become central to the revised lineup.
«CTS Coupe is an important point, it is our new Cadillac design and technical features," said Bryan Nesbitt, Cadillac general manager. " This is going to appeal to a new generation of car enthusiasts. "
It combines the CTS Coupe sports sedan, 556 horsepower (415 kW) and the new CTS-V CTS Sport wagon, Cadillac, creating the lineup. High-performance V-Series Coupe version appears 2010th
The CTS Coupe, the design is transferred almost intact a concept car, which was the North American International Auto Show in Detroit in 2008.
Coupe is a classic 2 +2 layout strengthened advanced technologies such as rear-view camera system and performance-oriented suspension system associated with the rear wheels or all wheels.
Cadillac CTS Coupe have emerged about the proposal, design studios, where designers have designed and created by the art and science of brand design philosophy.
Cadillac has always been an emotional brand - it is about providing an independent art style, "said Max Wolfe, director of exterior design: the Cadillac On the CTS Coupe, it's about taking something very strong - CTS sports sedan, and expanding to its potential .. "
CTS Coupe has the same wheelbase, but the total height of about two inches (51 mm) and lower total length of two inches (51 mm) shorter.
Although he gave his sister in the sport sedan, CTS Coupe shares only the instrument panel, console, headlamps, bumpers and grille. Key design features include:
• Classic hardtop styling, without the usual B-pillar
• Touch pad action removes ordinary locks, creating a technical, clean profile
• Are flowers as angle (62.3 degrees) and long, almost horizontal backglass area combine to create a sleek, aerodynamic appearance
• sculpted lower front fascia has a unique brake cooling openings
• Diamond-cut rear panel of the lower grilles Style Network
• Center exit exhaust pipe with two dihedral form shows that pass through the back panel
• Signature Vertical lighting, LED light tubes labeled
• Rear spoiler integrated into the center high-mounted stop lamp
• molded roof-mounted antenna OnStar and XM Satellite Radio.
At first glance, the form and CTS Coupe is refreshingly simple, but is enhanced with a complex carved details. Unique and original tips combined with the "Cadillac" of the signature hand sculpted in the form of a clear confidence in the smoothness of the chassis. For example, the rear fenders deliberately designed by Cadillac design studios RWs show the visual recognition of transmission. Gestured with profile: Cadillac, vertical taillights and pronounced rear center line, which aims to achieve a more visually confident coupe to § egmènt.
Cadillac CTS Coupe extends the performance credentials of the Armenian-appear. standard CTS Coupe engine consists of a direct injected 3.6L V-6 and six-speed manual gearbox. (Published conceptcarz.com) direct injection technology provides more precise is to increase the efficiency of combustion, gives more power while maintaining fuel economy and reduce emissions - including 25% reduction in cold start hydrocarbon emissions.
Di 3.6L engine is rated at 304 horsepower (227 kW) and offers about EPA fuel economy of 27 mpg on the highway. It is also working on a more expensive regular unleaded gasoline.
Through the chassis, engine performance, which offers sports car performance without penalty. Hardware includes an independent short / long arm (SLA) front suspension, hydraulic control arm front bushings and multi-link rear suspension fitted with a fully insulated base frame. Also included are all four-wheel disc brakes performance, § able transport security and a limited slip differential.
Two suspension tuning levels are available: Performance Package 18 inches wheels and all season tires (available in the show RWs and AWD) and performance summer tire package, 19 inch tires and wheels, and the highest level of control capability. StabiliTrak, advanced electronic control system chassis is standard.
304 horsepower (227 kW) direct-injection 3.6L V-6 engine standard, which is equipped with six speed manual gearbox, revised hatkanshvum clutch and dual mass flywheel, which provides better coupling pedal feel and better engine isolation. 6-speed automatic transmission with Driver Shift Control (§ opportunity and affordable transport wheel mounted shift buttons) is not required.
CTS Coupe blends the luxury of handcrafted contemporary, driver-based Ministry of Interior, which stands for cars with high performance features. Interior accents are hand embroidered covers middle of the door storage console and instrument panel trim. 14 to Recaro racing seats, previously only offered in models Cadillac V-Series will be offered to all CTS Coupe models chosen.
Machine offers several advanced technologies, including:
• Integrated iPod/MP3 capability
• 40 gig hard drive, including the ability to store music and pause and replay live radio
• Pop-up navigation system
• Adaptive front lighting system
• Bluetooth connectivity
• Standard Smart Start and remote keyless access
• Rear Camera System
• Bose Cabin 5,1 Surround ™ audio system
Like other models in the Cadillac CTS Coupe comes with standard OnStar turn-off-by navigation, the first factory installed fully integrated GPS navigation system is OnStar.