The 2007 Cadillac CTS-V is a impressive new addition to the Cadillac lineup. It is famous for its powerful performance, fine handling, spacious and comfortable cabin, and a bargain value compared to other vehicles of its kind. Moreover, it is equipped with improved standard features including new ones that make this model very attractive to buyers.
The ‘07 CTS-V is a four-door sedan with only one trim level. It comes standard with HID headlights, 18-inch wheels with 245/45WR18 Goodyear tires, leather upholstery, dual-zone automatic climate control, and bolstered sport seats. In addition, it is also equipped with a premium Bose audio system with an in-dash six-CD changer, a navigation system and a sunroof.
Meanwhile, interior design and special features also add to the appeal of this new model. These features include chrome-ringed instruments with a 180-mph speedometer and metallic accents for the steering wheel, door handles, and shift knob. Furthermore, its comfortable seats provide plenty of support especially when running around corners. It also has easy-to-use controls for climate, audio and navigation systems.
The CTS-V is powered by a 6.0-liter V8. It provides impressive output with 400 hp at 6,000 rpm and generating 395 lb-ft at 4,400 rpm. However, the only transmission choice available is a six-speed manual that emphasizes its sporty personality.
Safety is guaranteed by brembo brakes with four-piston calipers and ABS. Other standard safety features also include front-seat side airbags, full-length side curtain airbags and a driver-adjustable stability control system or StabiliTrak. The CTS scored four out of five stars for driver and front-passenger protection in frontal impacts based from the NHTSA crash testing. On the other hand, it garnered a four-star rating for front passengers and a five-star rating for rear passengers. Meanwhile, in frontal-offset crash testing conducted by the IIHS, it was named “Best Pick” with a “Good” rating.
The 2007 Cadillac CTS-V guarantees an enjoyable and safe ride for the whole family. It is also affordable which makes it an appealing choice for those who look for a convenient sport sedan for everyday commuting.