Cadillac has introduced an all-new luxury sedan in their lineup with their CT5.
“Cadillac is dedicated to building the world’s most exhilarating luxury sedans,” said Steve Carlisle, Cadillac president. “Every element of the CT5 is focused on delivering an unrivaled experience, from the 10-speed transmission to Cadillac’s Super Cruise technology. The expansion of Super Cruise to CT5 reinforces our commitment to bringing the most innovative technologies to our customers.”
The all-new CT5 comes with a “fastback design” which Cadillac helps the vehicle provide a refined ride. It comes standard with a 2.0L Twin-Scroll Turbo engine but is available with a 3.0L Twin-Turbo V-6 (and gets you 335 hp and 400 lb-ft of torque) on the Premium Luxury and Sport trims.
The Ct5 also comes with RWD but can be optioned with AWD.
For infotainment, the CT5 comes with a 10-inch 1080p touchscreen that can also be controlled via a rotary controller.
Forward Collision Alert, Low-Speed Forward Automatic Emergency Braking, Safety Alert Seat (which will vibrate the seat when someone is in your blind spot), Rear Camera Mirror and Front Pedestrian Braking all come standard on the CT5.
Another standard feature is Adaptive Remote Start which will automatically activate features in the CT5 such as heated/ventilated front seats, heated steering wheel, climate control and more.
The CT5 can be optioned with driver assistance technology such as Advanced Adaptive Cruise Control, Enhanced Forward Automatic Emergency Braking, Automatic Parking Assist with Braking, HD Surround Vision with Recorder, Rear Pedestrian Detection, and Alert, Reverse Automatic Braking.
The new CT5 is also Cadillac’s latest vehicle to be available their Super Cruise technology. Super Cruise uses a combination of LiDaAR map data, high-precision GPS, state-of-the-art driver attention system and a network of camera and radar sensors.
There are more than 208,000 KMs that have been mapped out to be able to use Super Cruise in Canada and the U.S.
The new 2020 Cadillac CT5 will be available this fall with pricing announced closer to launch.