The 2013 Cadillac XTS, the newest addition to the Cadillac luxury sedan, arrives in showrooms in the spring of 2012. Larger than the CTS, the new Cadillac XTS marks the debut of CUE, a comprehensive in-vehicle experience that merges intuitive design with auto industry-first controls and commands for information and media data. The Cadillac XTS also offers many advanced technologies such as standard Magnetic Ride Control, the world’s fast-reacting suspension, and technologies that enhance vision.
The new Cadillac XTS features an advanced 3.6 liter V6 direct injection that’s known by its “LFX” engine code. The LFX engine is mated to the Hydra-Matic 6T70 6-speed automatic transmission with tap-shift control. The engine produces power of 300 hp (224 kW). With and advanced all-wheel drive system, makes the XTS more efficient.
The new Cadillac XTS also offers more interior space particularly in the rear seat area where it has 40 inches of rear legroom. For the trunk space, the XTS offers 18 cubic feet (590L).
The Cadillac XTS CUE entertainment systems features the standard 8 inches (203 mm) screen, capacitive touch control with proximity sensing, gesture recognition and natural voice recognition.
Other highlight s for the Cadillac XTS include: standard 19 inch wheels and optional 20 inch wheel, Magnetic Ride Control, HiPer Strut front suspension and Brembo brakes.