It was bad news when you finally knew that ATS-V was discontinued in 2019. It has 464 horsepower and 0-60 in 3.8 seconds if you want to know about this car. It was the lightest car and suitable for daily use. However, Cadillac won’t disappoint the crowd. Thus, next year, there will be a 2020 Cadillac ATS-V that is coming as CT4-V. Yes, this car replaces the previous ATS-V with higher performance and modern technology.
If you still cannot move on from the ATS-V, well, okay, we will discuss a little bit again. Let’s go flashback to the previous light, Caddy. Standard, Luxury, Performance, and Premium are four trims available with different characteristics, and features are in each car, so the performance was also not the same. However, the last Cadillac ATS-V was all about the luxury vehicle you wanted to drive. Since the company stopped it, people must be satisfied with the new Cadillac ATS-V in CT4-V.
CT4-V vs CT5-V
Actually, in 2020, Caddy will introduce you to their two new cars: CT4-V and CT5-V. But some people believe that CT4-V is way worthier waiting because it is a small car that fulfills people’s big expectations. Indeed, if you see both of them at a glance, the CT4-V style as this Cadillac ATS-V exterior is not different from CT5-V. Unless you see every detail’s appearance, you will find the headlight and running lights are connected. While in the CT5-V doesn’t seem like that.
Also, from the interior too. They look like they have the same dashboard. Even some people don’t feel that way. We will tell you further about the inside below. But, importantly, all you need to know is that both get a special instrument just like a V-Series car. Now, go on to the underneath of the body. Here you can find the difference between CT4-V with its big brother. However, most parts are still the same, for example, the Magnetic Ride Control, Brembo front brakes, and all things in AWD cars.
Whether the CT4-V and CT5-V were being sold in 2020, there is no exact time yet when you can find them at the showroom nearby. Before you see then in your reality, imagine that CT5-V is bigger than CT4-V. So, CT5-V is more comfortable for a tall passenger. Besides the wheelbase is higher, the size is also wider than CT4-V. Thus, read this whole article about the Cadillac ATS-V specs and features in CT4-V if you dream of the light car in the city.
CT4-V: The Upcoming 2020 Cadillac ATS-V
Now you already know the difference between CT4-V and CT5-V. Before you admire the specs and features, we want to inform you about this Cadillac ATS-V price. Cadillac has not informed the official price yet. But we can give you the estimated number. The price would be around $40,000 until $68,000 because this car is a more V-Sport car model than the true V-Series. Compared to the rival, BMW 3 Series, the Audi A3, and the Mercy A-Class, the CT4-V has a more affordable price than you imagined before.
1. The Engine
To cure your curiosity, let’s go to the main part of the car. This Cadillac ATS-V engine in CT4-V has V treatment as well. It is a turbocharged, high-output 2.7-liter 4-cylinder engine. This engine can produce 320 horsepower and 369 lb-ft of torque for about 1,800 rpm. The 4-cylinder sends the power to the rear wheels through a 10-speed automatic transmission.
2. The Exterior
This fourth generation comes with a 109.3-inch wheelbase. The 60.3-inch is in the front, while the rear tracks are 61.7-inch. If you are trying to compare this car with the previous ATS version, CT4’s is bigger. It is four inches longer, one inch taller and narrower, also, with its 86 pounds (39 kgs), the car is heavier. Another obvious upgrade is from the grille and quads exhaust pipe.
3. The Interior
Walk inside the car, and then you will find the sportier nuance than the ATS before. The Caddy is now cleaner and better with upgraded materials. Within’ its sleeker design, CT4-V is presented with darker elements. The chromes and polished metal are reduced, so the look is more understated. If you are looking for a small cruise, this car is the answer because the Caddy offers you a Super Cruise sensation with hands-free operation on more than 20,000 miles in the US or Canada.
4. The Features
All you want to get from the Caddy will be here. This car has LED lighting, active noise cancellation for the stereo, and a dual-zone climate zone. Since it feels like a sports car, the Caddy doesn’t forget to make it more perfect with aggressive features, such as Brembo brakes and larger bolsters in every seat. If you compare this car to the competitors, this new Caddy puts itself to compete with them.
5. The Safety Features
Safety is not the last thing why you should have this Caddy. This 2020 ATS-V has various safety features: forward collision alert, safety alert seats, front pedestrian braking, auto-dimming mirrors, reflective LED windshield collision alert, and rear park assist. So, are you still in doubt after knowing how much these safety features are?
Those are all you need to know about 2020 Cadillac ATS-V details. Since it is coming out as the CT4-V, don’t be wrong when looking for this at the showroom. Once again, we want to ensure that you believe this is the right car for a small sedan with much power.