2020 Cadillac CT5: How It Compares in Size and Tech to the CTS – Jalopnik

Sedans aren’t doing too hot right now, with crossovers and SUVs blocking them from buyers’ sight lines like a tall kid who thinks they belong on the front row of the class photo. Now that Cadillac’s filled out its lineup with more people-movers like the XT4 and XT6, it’s ready to try again with sedans. Here’s more info on the new 2020 Cadillac CT5, and how it’s different from the CTS (and ATS) it replaces.The 2020 Cadillac CT5 Is Your Very Turbocharged CTS ReplacementIt was the Cadillac CTS sedan that brought Cadillac into its modern era, past the Broughams and…Read more ReadThe CT5 makes its official debut at the New York Auto Show this week and we know a little more about it now. First, there are fewer engine options than before. The new sedan will come with either a 2.0-liter turbo four or a twin-turbo 3.0-liter V6 engine, good for 237 or 335 horsepower, depending on what your heart desires—or what your wallet allows it to. All of the cars come with a 10-speed automatic transmission, and will send power to the rear wheels unless a buyer pays for the optional all-wheel drive. It comes in three flavors: Luxury, Sport and Premium Luxury. The V6 can be had on the last two.The Cadillac CT5 Premium Luxury trim. Image: CadillacThe new nameplate comes with new looks that Cadillac calls a “new direction” for its sedan design, which the company refreshingly calls a fastback instead of a “four-door coupe.”What we do know is that it replaces both the mid-size CTS and the smaller, 3 Series-fighting ATS in Cadillac’s lineup. Size-wise, it’s sort of between the two: it has a two-inch longer wheelbase than the CTS but is almost three inches shorter overall. It’s also two inches wider than the CTS but
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