Cadillac announced today that the pricing for its all new 2011 CTS Coupe will start at $38,990, including destination charge.The new car which will go on sale in early August in the U.S. will be available in rear-wheel and all-wheel drive and will come as standard with the 3.6-liter Direct Injection V6 engine capable to deliver 304 hp.
Cadillac CTS-V Coupe will come with a price tag of $62,990 including destination charge and will include the powerful LSA 6.2-liter supercharged V8 engine capable to deliver 556 hp.
The CTS-V Coupe will come as standard with paddle shift controls, Brembo brakes, Magnetic Ride Control and 19-inch wheels wrapped in high performance tires.
A really interesting feature regarding this car is that the doors are opened via via touch-pads, eliminating traditional handles and adding to the car's sculpted look. The CTS Coupe will be available in two suspension-tuning levels: Performance with 18-inch wheels and all-season tires and Summer Tire Performance with 19-inch wheels and summer tire.
Other features include a 40GB hard drive, navigation system with glide-up screen, rear camera system, Bose 5.1 Cabin Surround audio and adaptive forward lighting.
Interested buyers could have the 2011 Cadillac CTS Coupe in any of the four available packages: Standard, Performance Collection, Premium Collection and V Series. The Standard package – starting at $38,990 for the RWD and $40,890 for the AWD – features a six-speed automatic transmission with tap up/down shifting.
Along with 18-inch wheels, power driver and front passenger seats, and performance suspension, the Standard package features rear park assist, remote start, Bose audio, MP3 input and EZ Key. Meanwhile, the Performance Collection – starting at $43,430 for RWD and $45,330 for AWD – comes with HID Xenon headlamps, adaptive forward lighting and 10-way power leather seats.
It also comes with USB integration, 40GB hard drive and Bose 5.1 Surround Sound. On the other hand, Premium Collection – pegged at $47,835 for RWD and $49,735 for AWD – is fitted with heated/vented front seats and heated steering wheel as well as rear-view camera and interior ambient lighting.
Morevero, the vehicle is fitted with wood trim, sunroof and Bose 5.1 Surround Sound with navigation. Last but not the least, the V-Series package – available at $62,990 – welcomes elements like a 6.2L Supercharged V8 engine, paddle shift controls and Brembo brakes.
It also boasts of 19-inch wheels with performance tires and Magnetic Ride Control. According to Don Butler, vice president of Cadillac marketing, the CTS Coupe is designed to "bring new energy and allure" to the luxury coupe category. He added that aside from the emotional appeal of its design, the CTS Coupe also delivers “advanced technology and world-class performance.”