The 2013 Cadillac XTS is Cadillac’s new flagship 2013 to replace the DTS and STS sedans projections. Buyers of luxury cars in this range, want, a car that is comfortable and luxurious at the same time capable of high performance in a hurry. This combination is hard to master, but Cadillac is convinced that they have.
The 2013 Cadillac XTS launches boring style of its predecessors in favor of a look as bold as any new car on the market. The hood bulges with folds, windows end with an acute angle, and the taillights are razor thin vertical blades that give the XTS one of the most distinctive rear end on the road today. HID headlamps are standard and include automatic daytime running lights and high spec models, the headlights still move with the steering wheel. The standard alloy wheels are 19 “but the XTS can also speced with 20-inch wheels also. Other standard features include solar glass inhibit and power adjustable side mirrors. Wipers with rain sensor, powered sunroof and side mirrors self-regulation are optional.
2013 Cadillac XTS Interior
The interior of the 2013 Cadillac XTS is also very beautiful, reflecting the outside. Like the exterior, there are plenty of angles instead of smooth curves and quality materials such as seat upholstery leather and wood. It also offers plenty of standard features, including power-operated seats leather, Bluetooth/iPod connectivity, eight-speaker Bose sound system, the dual-zone automatic climate control and a driver information screen 5.7 inch. The list of options is also well populated, and boasts a 14-speaker Bose sound system, adaptive cruise control, satellite navigation, the set of digital displays 12.3 “and seat heating/ventilation.
2013 Cadillac XTS Engine
All 2013 Cadillac XTS equipped with 304 horsepower, 3.6-liter, V6 making 264 pounds feet of torque paired with the six-speed automatic transmission. All trim levels of the 2013 Cadillac XTS are available with front-wheel drive, but only the first level levels offer four-wheel drive. In addition, all XTS sedans get an adaptive magnetic suspension and powerful Brembo front brakes. With FWD, the 2013 Cadillac XTS gets an estimated 17/28 mpg city/highway (17/26 mpg city/highway with AWD).
2013 Cadillac XTS Safety
Thanks to its long list of safety features, the 2013 Cadillac XTS is intended to be a safe car 10 airbags, traction and stability control, antilock disc brakes Brembo and OnStar safety system all come standard. Some of the latest security technologies also offered: the automatic preparation of failures, lane-departure assistance, and collision warning system to warn the driver of impending disaster. With all these security features, it’s no surprise that the 22013 Cadillac XTS gained Top Safety Pick by the IIHS award a total of five star general safety ratings from NHTSA.