2016 Cadillac XTS release date, price

The 2016 Cadillac XTS will be the new refreshed version of the 2013 Cadillac XTS, and is set to come with only slight changes. This will be a premium sedan and although it will come with minor alterations, it will be made as much competitive as possible. The 2016 Cadillac XTS pleased car enthusiasts a lot with its excellent features and functionalities. It is hoped that the new version will be another winner from the stable of Cadillac.

2016 Cadillac XTS front

2016 Cadillac XTS: Redesign Interior and Exterior

The interior cabin will have seating space for as many as 5 passengers. There will be security bags, AC unit, improved audio system and more to make trips comfortable and safe for riders. The major change will be noticed in the new infotainment system in the central console which would make use of the Android OS. It will also allow access to the internet, and you can get entertainment and navigation from the same unit.

It is set to come with a new pair of headlamps and a newly designed radiator grille at the front. This is the first time that Cadillac will use full-LED lamps in the front. This will make the front end look cleaner as well as make driving better and safer, with greater visibility. The rear end will be almost similar to the predecessor with only the addition of a diffuser, new tips and a new exhaust system.

2016 Cadillac XTS side

2016 Cadillac XTS: Engine and Fuel Economy

The 2016 Cadillac XTS is likely to come with the same twin-turbocharged 3.6 L V6 engine in its V-Sport model. The engine will generate a peak torque of 410 pounds per feet and a maximum power of 420 hp. It will offer a smooth and powerful performance on all types of roads, whether in the city or on the highways.

The 3.6 L V6 engine of the 2016 Cadillac XTS is likely to be coupled with a 6-speed automatic transmission gearbox and it will have an all wheel drive system.  The vehicle will be able to offer a mileage of 18 mpg on the busy city roads and a higher fuel efficiency of 28 mpg on the expressways.

There will be a number of special features in the 2016 Cadillac XTS, which includes a fresh infotainment system. It will comprise of Surround Vision, Wireless Charging, Cadillac User Entertainment, Bose speakers and more. The safety features of the vehicle will comprise of Electronic Braking Force Distribution, which would ensure proper balance between the front and the rear brakes, Electronic Stability Control and more.

2016 Cadillac XTS interior

2016 Cadillac XTS: Release Date and Price

Given the fact that the vehicle is expected to come with a number of enhancements, it is anticipated that the price tag of the 2016 version will be higher than that of its predecessor. It is rumored that the car will be made available in the market at a cost of about 38 000 USD. There is no official word from the manufacturer about the exact release date of the 2016 Cadillac XTS. However, is has been speculated that it will be made available sometime during the end of 2015.

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