The 2013 Cadillac CTS is available in coupe, sedan and sport wagon body styles, offered in Standard, Luxury, Premium and Performance trim levels called “clusters.” A performance-tuned 2013 Cadillac CTS V model is also available. A sound system Bose one year of free OnStar service Leatherette seats, to heated side mirrors and are included in the version under the 2013 Cadillac CTS.
2013 Cadillac CTS Optional Features
Key optional correction to the 2013 CTS include a panoramic glass sunroof, leather Upholstery, navigation, surround-sound Bose audio system, larger wheels, better interior trim, Recaro sport seats, performance tweaks and more.
2013 Cadillac CTS Engine
A 3.0-liter V-6 engine is standard for Sedan CTS and CTS Sport Wagon. It’s 270 horsepower and drives the wheels up using a transfer or a 6-speed manual (on sedan models) or automatic transmission 6-speed. All-wheel drive (AWD) is optional. A direct-injection, 3.6-liter V-6 engine generating 318 horsepower standard on the Coupe CTS and optional on the sedan CTS and CTS Sport Wagon models. A automatic transmission 6-speed standard with the Coupe CTS and can be fitted with the paddle shifters for more driver control.
The sedan and 2013 Cadillac CTS-V Sport Wagon models are equipped with a supercharged, 6.2-liter V-8 engine sourced from Chevrolet Corvette ZR1. CTS-V engine provides 556 horsepower and 551 lb. ft. of torque and is connected to the choice of a dual-disc 6-speed manual gearbox or 6-speed automatic transmission with paddle shifters and Performance shifting algorithm. All CTS-V models are rear-wheel drive (RWD).
2013 Cadillac CTS Safety
The 2013 Cadillac CTS safety features includes the 6 air-bags, the anti-lock brakes with brake assist and the traction and stability control system. The 2013 Cadillac CTS features one year of 3 OnStar service with automatic crash response. Safety-related options include the camera repairs, adaptive front-lighting system, rear park assist sensors and the wipers and rain-sensing. In the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) crash tests, the sedan CTS and CTS Sport Wagon received 5- (out of 5) star rating overall.