First Cadillac CT6 was released in 2015 and it was designed to be a successor to the Fleetwood model. After releasing new CT6 in 2018, time has come for 2019 Cadillac CT6 V-Sport version as well. This high-performance CT6 comes with new V8 engine and new design cues taken from Cadillac Escala concept. Speaking of CT6 V-Sport exterior design, front fascia comes with sportier honeycomb mesh and new grille design. Grille looks almost the same as one found on Escala concept. Headlights are more aggressive and narrower, while side vents are smaller and repositioned. Side view reveals multi-spoke 20-inch wheels, black window trim and redesigned side skirts. Around back, taillights have been redesigned and CT6 now looks even better than before. 2019 CT6 V-Sport also gets integrated trunk spoiler, chrome strip between the taillights and chromed quad-exhaust outlets. Inside the cabin, future CT6 V-Sport 2019 should get sportier leather seats, carbon fiber trim and upgraded 10-inch display infotainment system. Other equipment features Super Cruise Driver assistance with hands-free function, wireless charging, 4g LTE connectivity, Wi-Fi and rear camera mirror. Many safety systems include rear cross-traffic alert, safety alert seat, forward collision alert, lane keep assist with lane departure warning, automatic braking (both forward and reverse) and lane change alert with side blind zone alert.
2019 Cadillac CT6 V-Sport engine performance specs
2019 Cadillac CT6 V-Sport engine will be all-new 4.2-liter twin-turbo V8 unit producing massive 550 horsepower and 627 lb-ft of torque. This big and strong Cadillac V8 engine is mated to a 10-speed automatic transmission and all-wheel drive system. CT6 V-Sport is also equipped with Magnetic Ride Control, mechanical limited-slip differential and 19-inch wheels with Brembo brakes. Future 2019 V-Sport CT6 gets improved suspension setup, which means it comes with better cornering capability, improved steering response and more precise damper calibrations with Magnetic Ride Control.
2019 Cadillac CT6 V-Sport release date and price review
2019 Cadillac CT6 V-Sport release date is expected by the end of 2018, or maybe even at the beginning of 2019. Main competitors on the market will be BMW M760Li xDrive and Mercedes-AMG S63. 2019 Cadillac CT6 V-Sport price range is still a mystery, but it is expected to sell for around $100,000.