2016 Cadillac CTS-V vs BMW M5 vs Mercedes-Benz E63 AMG: Specs Comparison

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2016 Cadillac CTS-V

By now, you probably have seen and heard all about 2016 Cadillac CTS-V Sedan. 6.2 liter supercharged its LT4 V8 makes 640 horsepower and 630 lb-ft of torque mated to a new 8-speed 8L90 automatic transmission GM superhard architecture for third-generation Magnetic Ride Control, and almost perfect balance, 2016 CTS- V is a beast through and through. But how it compares with the competition? In a word, very, very good.

Now the third generation CTS-V is a proper diet sedan to market, rather than a vehicle that rides up the compact segment and just like its predecessor, the 2016 Cadillac CTS-V two car straight in its crosshairs: BMW M5 and Mercedes-Benz E63 AMG.

Right off the bat, the 2016 Cadillac CTS-V is (much) is more powerful rivals its coal and has the nhất cogs GEARBOX its print. It’s quite a bit lighter cÅ©ng and has a top speed Highest charcoal the M5 (Mercedes-Benz does not disclose the top speed of its E63 AMG). It’s cÅ©ng -a half-second to 60 mph Faster Than The M5, but the Benz is 0.1 and 0.2 seconds Quicker Than The Caddy.

2016 Cadillac CTS-V

But what the figures do not tell us is how it feels to drive the new CTS-V as opposed to BMW and Benz. But if the third criterion-gen CTS is any indication, then it is likely to provide a better driving experience than its German competitor … especially with all the accessories to the overall structure and chassis of the CTS. Which is to say that we simply can not wait to drive it when it launches in 2015. Until then, ths spec-level comparison will be done.

2016 Cadillac CTS-V

 

2016 CADILLAC CTS-V vs. BMW M5 vs. MERCEDES-BENZ E63 AMG 4MATIC
METRIC 2016 CADILLAC CTS-V 2015 BMW M5 2015 BMW M5 COMPETITION 2015 MERCEDES-BENZ E63 4MATIC 2015 MERCEDES-BENZ E63 S 4MATIC
ENGINE CONFIGURATION: 16-VALVE OHV V8 32-VALVE DOHV V8 32-VALVE DOHC V8 32-VALVE DOHC V8 32-VALVE DOHC V8
ENGINE DISPLACEMENT (LITERS): 6.2 4.4 4.4 5.5 5.5
ENGINE ASPIRATION: SUPERCHARGER TWIN-TURBO TWIN-TURBO TWIN TURBO TWIN TURBO
POWER (HP @ RPM): 640 @ 6400 560 @ 6000 – 7000 575 @ 6000 – 7000 550 @ 5250 – 5750 577 @ 5500
TORQUE (LB-FT): 630 @ 6300 500 @ 1500 – 5750 500 @ 1500 – 5750 531 590
DRIVE WHEELS: REAR REAR REAR REAR-BIASED ALL WHEEL-DRIVE
0-60 MPH SPRINT (SECONDS): 3.7 4.2 4.2 3.6 3.5
TOP SPEED (MPH): 201 155 155 NOT AVAILABLE NOT AVAILABLE
TRANSMISSION SPEEDS: 8 7 7 7 7
TRANSMISSION TYPE: AUTOMATIC WITH TORQUE-CONVERTER DUAL-CLUTCH DUAL-CLUTCH AUTOMATIC WITHOUT TORQUE CONVERTER
CURB WEIGHT (POUNDS): 4145 4387 4387 4387 4431
CITY FUEL ECONOMY (MPG): TBD 14 14 16 15
HIGHWAY FUEL ECONOMY (MPG): TBD 20 20 23 22
STARTING PRICE (USD): TBD $93,600 $100,900 $93,600 $100,600