After releasing CT6 luxury sedan on the market, Cadillac also announced that they would produce even bigger luxury sedan model. Time has come for the new 2019 Cadillac CT8 to hit the road very soon. IT is expected that future 2019 CT8 will be based on the Escala concept and Omega platform, which premiered in 2016. Although both previous concepts from Cadillac, Elmiraj and Ciel were not produced, Escala just might be a base for new CT8. Some exterior design solutions will be borrowed from the Escala concept, but some will remain on upcoming 2019 CT8. We expect to see bigger LED headlights, slightly refreshed grille and possibly new engine hood. Doors overall shape should remain unchanged for the production version of CT8. Around back, Cadillac CT8 2019 should get toned down three-winged taillights. Speaking of CT8 interior, it will be very luxurious with new generation infotainment system and large touchscreen display. It will also feature leather upholstery, Nappa leather seats with cooling and heating function, real wood accents and premium audio system.
2019 Cadillac CT8 engine and fuel economy specs
2019 Cadillac CT8 engine will be new 4.2-liter twin-turbo V8 engine, which was also used in CT6 model. Power specs are still not announced, but expect this CT8 V8 engine to deliver around 500 horsepower. It should be combined with 8-speed automatic gearbox. Some speculations say that V-spec version could be offered with more than 600 horsepower. 2019 CT8 will be available with both rear-wheel and all-wheel drive system. 2019 Cadillac CT8 fuel economy specs will be announced when release date gets closer.
2019 Cadillac CT8 release date and price review
2019 Cadillac CT8 price range will probably be set between $90,000 and $100,000. Main competitors on the market will be Audi A8, BMW 7-Series and Mercedes S-Class. 2019 Cadillac CT8 release date is expected during 2018.