The base engine offered on the 2018 Cadillac CTS is a 2-liter Turbo Gas I4 that makes 268 hp @ 5600 rpm and 295 lb.-ft. @ 3000 rpm. It is mated to a 8-Speed Shiftable Automatic. Equipped with this engine, the 2018 Cadillac CTS takes 3.7 seconds to reach 60 mph from a standstill and achieves the quarter-mile in - seconds.

Another engine available here is a 2-liter Gas that makes 268 hp @ 5600 rpm and 295 lb.-ft. @ 3000 rpm. It is mated to a 8 speed Automatic. Powered by this engine, the 2018 Cadillac CTS takes only 3.7 seconds to reach 60 mph from a standstill and covers the quarter-mile run in - seconds.

Another engine available here is a 3.6-liter Gas/Ethanol V6 that makes 335 hp @ 6800 rpm and 285 lb.-ft. @ 5300 rpm. It is mated to a 8-Speed Automatic. Powered by this engine, the 2018 Cadillac CTS takes only 3.7 seconds to reach 60 mph from a standstill and covers the quarter-mile run in - seconds.

Another engine available here is a 3.6-liter Gas that makes 335 hp @ 6800 rpm and 285 lb.-ft. @ 5300 rpm. It is mated to a 8 speed Automatic. Powered by this engine, the 2018 Cadillac CTS takes only 3.7 seconds to reach 60 mph from a standstill and covers the quarter-mile run in - seconds.

Finally, the 3.6-liter V6 here is the final engine on offer. Mated to a 8 speed Automatic, this engine generates 335 hp @ 6800 rpm and 285 lb.-ft. @ 5300 rpm. Powered by this engine, the 2018 Cadillac CTS achieves a 0-60 time of 3.7 seconds, while maintaining a - seconds quarter-mile time.

2018 Cadillac CTS 0-60 and Quarter Mile all Trims

Trim Name0-60 MPH
4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 8A)
4dr Sedan AWD (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 8A)
Luxury 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 8A)
Luxury 4dr Sedan (3.6L 6cyl 8A)
Luxury 4dr Sedan AWD (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 8A)
Luxury 4dr Sedan AWD (3.6L 6cyl 8A)
Premium Luxury 4dr Sedan (3.6L 6cyl 8A)
Premium Luxury 4dr Sedan AWD (3.6L 6cyl 8A)
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3.7 sec

2018 Cadillac CTS vs. Competitor's 0-60 and Quarter Mile

Car Name0-60 MPHStanding 1/4-mileTop SpeedBraking (70 - 0 MPH)Braking (60 - 0 MPH)
2018 BMW M52.8 sec----
2018 BMW ALPINA B73.4 sec----
2018 BMW M33.7 sec----
2018 Cadillac CTS3.7 sec----
2018 Audi S63.8 sec----
2018 Cadillac ATS3.8 sec----
2018 Cadillac ATS-V3.8 sec----
2018 Audi RS 33.9 sec----
2018 Audi S44.2 - 4.3 sec----
2018 Infiniti Q704.4 sec----
2018 Infiniti Q504.5 sec----
2018 Audi S34.7 sec13.4 sec155 mph-117 ft.
2018 Audi A74.9 sec13.4 sec190 mph-109 ft.
2018 Genesis G804.9 - 5 sec----
2018 Jaguar XF5 sec----
2018 Cadillac CT65.1 sec----
2018 Genesis G905 - 5.3 sec----
2018 Lincoln MKZ5.2 sec----
2018 Alfa Romeo Giulia5.2 - 5.4 sec----
2018 Lincoln Continental5.4 sec----
2018 Audi A65.6 sec14 sec155 mph-112 ft.
2018 Lexus GS 3005.7 sec----
2018 Lexus GS 3505.7 sec----
2018 Lexus GS 450h hybrid5.7 sec----
2018 Acura RLX5.8 sec14.3 sec155 mph168 ft.-
2018 BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe5.6 - 6 sec----
2018 Mercedes-Benz C-Class5.9 sec----
2018 BMW 5 Series6 sec----
2018 Audi A45.1 - 7 sec13.8 sec130 mph152 ft.-
2018 BMW 3 Series6.3 sec----
2018 Jaguar XE6 - 6.6 sec----
2018 Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class6.3 sec----
2018 Cadillac XTS6.4 sec13.6 sec130 mph-121 ft.

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2017 Cadillac CTS 0-60 and Quarter Mile all Trims

Trim Name0-60 MPH
4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 8A)
4dr Sedan AWD (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 8A)
Luxury 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 8A)
Luxury 4dr Sedan (3.6L 6cyl 8A)
Luxury 4dr Sedan AWD (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 8A)
Luxury 4dr Sedan AWD (3.6L 6cyl 8A)
Premium Luxury 4dr Sedan AWD (3.6L 6cyl 8A)
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3.7 sec
Premium Luxury 4dr Sedan (3.6L 6cyl 8A)
5.7 sec

2017 Cadillac CTS vs. Competitor's 0-60 and Quarter Mile

Car Name0-60 MPHStanding 1/4-mileTop SpeedBraking (60 - 0 MPH)
2017 Lincoln MKZ hybrid Sedan5.2 - 8.7 sec---
2017 Lexus GS 3505.7 sec---
2017 BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe5.6 - 6 sec---
2017 Cadillac ATS3.8 - 5.7 sec---
2017 Genesis G905 - 5.3 sec---
2017 Lexus GS 200t6.6 sec---
2017 Mercedes-Benz AMG C 434.1 sec---
2017 Cadillac CT64.7 - 6.4 sec---
2017 Infiniti Q704.4 sec---
2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia5.4 sec---
2017 Infiniti Q504.5 sec---
2017 Mercedes-Benz C-Class5.9 - 6.2 sec---
2017 Buick LaCrosse5.8 - 7 sec---
2017 Lincoln MKZ4.8 - 5.2 sec---
2017 Cadillac XTS6.4 sec13.6 sec130 mph121 ft.
2017 Jaguar XE4.5 - 6.6 sec---
2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class6.2 - 6.5 sec---
2017 Acura RLX5.8 sec---
2017 Audi A74.9 sec13.4 sec190 mph109 ft.
2017 Cadillac CTS3.7 - 5.7 sec---
2017 BMW 3 Series5.4 - 6.3 sec---
2017 Infiniti Q50 RED SPORT 400 Sedan4.5 sec---
2017 Audi S34.6 - 4.7 sec---
2017 Dodge Charger3.7 sec---
2017 Jaguar XF4.9 - 5 sec---
2017 BMW M33.7 sec---
2017 Audi A45.1 - 5.3 sec---
2017 Lexus GS 450h hybrid5.7 sec---
2017 Mercedes-Benz C 350e plug-in hybrid5.8 - 6.2 sec---
2017 Cadillac ATS-V3.8 sec---
2017 Cadillac CTS V-Sport Sedan3.9 - 4.5 sec---
2017 Lincoln Continental5.4 sec---
2017 BMW 5 Series4.5 - 6.1 sec---
2017 Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class6.3 sec---
2017 Audi A65.6 sec14 sec155 mph112 ft.
2017 Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 453.8 sec---
2017 Infiniti Q70 hybrid Sedan5.5 sec---
2017 Infiniti Q50 hybrid Sedan5.2 sec---
2017 Audi RS 33.5 sec---

2016 Cadillac CTS 0-60 and Quarter Mile all Trims

Trim Name0-60 MPHStanding 1/4-mileTop SpeedBraking (70 - 0 MPH)
Premium 4dr Sedan AWD (3.6L 6cyl 8A)
Premium 4dr Sedan (3.6L 6cyl 8A)
Performance 4dr Sedan AWD (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 8A)
Premium 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 8A)
Performance 4dr Sedan AWD (3.6L 6cyl 8A)
Performance 4dr Sedan (3.6L 6cyl 8A)
Performance 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 8A)
Luxury 4dr Sedan AWD (3.6L 6cyl 8A)
Luxury 4dr Sedan AWD (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 8A)
Luxury 4dr Sedan (3.6L 6cyl 8A)
Luxury 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 8A)
Standard 4dr Sedan AWD (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 8A)
Standard 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 8A)
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6.9 sec15.1 sec163 mph149 ft.
Premium 4dr Sedan AWD (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 8A)
5.8 sec14.5 sec-149 ft.

2016 Cadillac CTS vs. Competitor's 0-60 and Quarter Mile

Car Name0-60 MPHStanding 1/4-mileTop SpeedBraking (70 - 0 MPH)Braking (60 - 0 MPH)
2016 BMW M57.4 sec15.5 sec186 mph-111 ft.
2016 Cadillac CTS5.8 - 6.9 sec14.5 - 15.1 sec163 mph149 ft.-
2016 Acura TLX5.7 - 7.2 sec14.2 - 15.6 sec155 mph-120 ft.
2016 Chrysler 3005.3 sec----
2016 Jaguar XF5 - 9.8 sec----
2016 Maserati Ghibli5.6 sec----
2016 Audi A64.6 - 6.5 sec13.3 - 14.8 sec--111 ft.
2016 Infiniti Q708.1 sec----
2016 Lincoln MKZ8.5 sec----
2016 Buick Regal GS Sedan7.1 sec15.3 sec162 mph-105 ft.
2016 Audi S63.9 - 5.5 sec12.4 - 14.2 sec155 mph--
2016 Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class6.4 sec----
2016 Buick LaCrosse6.5 sec14.9 sec140 mph-120 ft.
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