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Cadillac Highlights CTS-V, ATS-V, ATS-V.R In New V-Series Video

Cadillac Highlights CTS-V, ATS-V, ATS-V.R In New V-Series Video

This brief video released by Cadillac shows off the performance of Cadillac’s current range of V-Series Cadillacs around a race track. The Cadillac Motorsports’ efforts are also highlighted, with Cadillac driver Jonny O’Connel stating that “Cadillac Racing beat Ferrari, beat Lamborghini, beat Porsche, we killed ’em” — referring to the team’s dominant performance in the 2012 – 2015 Pirelli World ...

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General Motors Opens New Powertrain Performance and Racing Center

General Motors opens its new Powertrain Performance and Racing Center Tuesday, February 2, 2016 in Pontiac, Michigan. The 111,420-square-foot facility, connected to GM’s Global Powertrain Engineering Center, brings Racing and Powertrain together under one roof, enhancing the development processes for the company’s diverse racing engine programs. (Photo by John F. Martin for General Motors)

Cutting-edge development facility leverages global Powertrain resources 2016-02-02 GM Media Press Release PONTIAC, Mich. – General Motors today opened the doors to the all-new GM Powertrain Performance and Racing Center – a state-of-the-art facility designed to enhance the development processes for the company’s diverse racing engine programs. The new, 111,420-square-foot facility is connected to GM’s Global Powertrain Engineering Center and ...

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Michelin’s Ultra-High Performance Pilot Super Sport Tires Chosen As Exclusive Tire For 2016 Cadillac CTS-V

Michelin's Ultra-High Performance Pilot Super Sport Tires Chosen As Exclusive Tire For 2016 Cadillac CTS-V

Michelin and Cadillac continue to collaborate and deliver exceptional driving enjoyment on the track and street Michelin Press Release July 30, 2015 GREENVILLE, S.C., July 30, 2015 — Michelin today announced that it will provide specifically tuned MICHELIN® Pilot® Super Sport tires as the exclusive fitment for the next-generation 2016 Cadillac CTS-V. Working closely with the Cadillac CTS-V team and ...

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Reviews and Accolades for the 2016 Cadillac ATS-V Coming In!

Reviews and Accolades for the 2016 Cadillac ATS-V Coming In!

Last week, the automotive media world gathered at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas to get a chance at slinging the all new 2016 Cadillac ATS-V around the famed track.  The reviews, accolades, and performance numbers are finally starting to trickle in! Below is a listing of some of those reviews: Review: 2016 Cadillac ATS-V: A Track-Ready Cadillac? ...

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Initial Output of 2016 Cadillac ATS-V Twin Turbo V-6 Underestimated

Initial Output of 2016 Cadillac ATS-V Twin Turbo V-6 Underestimated

When the 2016 Cadillac ATS-V coupe and sedan were officially unveiled at the Los Angeles Auto Show in the Fall of 2014, Cadillac estimated that power ouput of the 3.6-liter twin-turbo V-6 would be 455 horsepower and 445 lb-ft of torque to the rear wheels.  It turns out, that won’t be the case. Official SAE testing released today confirms that the ...

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