The CTS-V doesn’t just bring show to the road. It is the most powerful street legal model in the history of Cadillac. And it’s built to prove it on the track. The 6.2L supercharged V8 engine delivers 649hp and 855Nm of torque. And with acceleration from 0-100km/h in 3,7 seconds, it’s worth every minute of your time.

A good reason to celebrate - the readers of sport auto have voted the CTS-V into the 1st place in its category. We want to thank all readers for their votes!*


*More details about the poll and the exact placements are available in issue 11/16 of the sport auto magazine or at



beauty is

a powerful

Make your double take a fast one. Every curve, edge and line of CTS-V was deliberately chosen to ensure the best aerodynamic results. Its exclusive V grille and hood and fender vents maximize airflow. And finely tuned quad exhaust announces your arrival.



the lap

of luxury

Intricate matte carbon fiber trim, signature V thick rim steering wheel, sueded microfiber headliner and accents turn CTS-V interior into a cockpit worth a thousand words. Take control in the track-oriented, 20-way seating or in the available race-inspired RECARO® seats.



A personalized drive, no matter the variable. Four selectable drive modes assist in adjusting the steering, suspension and transmission for ultimate responsiveness and control. Choose from Tour, Sport, Track and Snow.


first in


For those who prefer to remain in control. A reconfigurable Head-Up Display gives you the luxury of keeping your eyes on the road while staying informed with vehicle data. And the unique-to-V reconfigurable cluster provides you with a performance layout.

the highlight


The dual nature of CTS-V becomes clear with the available Performance Data Recorder. Four overlays — Sport, Track, Performance or Tour — offer up to 30 channels of performance data and real-time audio and video. The front-view camera captures each curve and straightaway, and when parked, lets you watch and analyze your driving performance on the Cadillac CUE2 screen. Or save the footage on the SD card to watch or share your performance later.


bring some show

to the road

8 trick pony

CTS-V houses an 8-speed automatic transmission that smoothly assists in quickly reaching top speed. By maintaining power band, it keeps engine performance at its peak. And Launch Control paired with magnesium paddle shifters gets you off the line fast and in control. The road is yours to command.



Magnetic Ride Control™ adjusts to surface conditions at a rate of 1,000 times a second, ensuring incredible performance handling. Third-generation improvements enable 40-percent faster damping response. And once you hit 100 km/h, MRC calculates the optimal damping force for every inch of the road.

the drill
doesn't stop

when you do.

CTS-V is stacked with six piston front and four piston rear Brembo® brakes, providing durability, consistency and the capability for track-day performance straight from the factory. Specifically designed and tuned for V-series, Michelin® Pilot® Super Sport summer-only tires1 deliver exceptional grip in performance driving situations. Simultaneously, they provide excellent ride quality and extended tread wear for everyday driving.

on your


Performance Traction Management provides you with competition spec traction and stability controls. Adjust to conditions with five modes specifically for the track: Wet, Dry, Sport 1, Sport 2 or Race.



CTS-V breathes power using a 6.2L supercharged V8 engine with 649 hp and 855 Nm. of torque. It launches to a top speed of 320 km/h on the racetrack and hits 100 km/h in 3.7 seconds. The compact four-lobe Eaton® supercharger works hand in hand with Active Fuel Management®, providing pristine engine performance for everyday driving.