The 2018 Cadillac XTS exudes confidence, poise and power, making it a favorite among individuals eager to make a bold first impression. Moreover, the Cadillac XTS envelops you in opulence with a well-crafted interior replete with the latest technologies, and it provides the sheer thrill of driving that the Cadillac crest has represented for well over 100 years.
Luxury is the unifying thread that runs through the interior of the Cadillac XTS, extending to its technological amenities. The 2018 Cadillac XTS comes standard with some of the industry’s top technology features, including wireless charging, SiriusXM® NavTraffic and an eight-speaker Bose® premium sound system with amplifier. If you’re a real music lover, you can opt for a 14-speaker Bose® Studio Surround® sound system on the Premium Luxury trim, which includes AudioPilot® noise compensation technology to deliver clear, even sound.
The cabin of the Cadillac XTS speaks to superior refinement with detail stitching, wood accents and an abundance of premium materials. Its spaciousness carries into the second row, which offers passengers up to 40 inches of legroom, and an available UltraView® power sunroof enhances the sense of openness for both rows.
The 2018 Cadillac XTS comes standard with a 3.6-liter V6 engine, which generates 304 horsepower and 264 lb-ft of torque for an exceptional experience at the wheel. If you decide to opt for the range-topping V-Sport Platinum, it is equipped with a mighty 3.6-liter twin-turbo V6 that produces 410 horsepower and 369 lb-ft of torque. Available Magnetic Ride Control reads the road up to 1,000 times per second and makes any adjustments necessary to ensure superior traction even on rough roads and in bad weather. Available all-wheel drive extends your sense of confidence by providing optimal traction and handling in just about any condition.
When it comes to safety technologies, the Cadillac XTS is ahead of the game with driver-assist features that provide a second layer of protection on the road. All five trims come standard with Rear Park Assist to help you navigate in parking lots, while additional driver-assist options are available on the Premium Luxury include Lane Change Alert with Side Blind Zone Alert and a Following Distance Indicator. The Platinum adds Adaptive Cruise Control to make long trips more manageable by keeping a safe distance from the vehicle ahead of you and automatically slowing down or stopping if necessary.
Inside and out, the 2018 Cadillac XTS is an intelligent and refined sedan. With the latest in entertainment and safety technologies, a bold exterior presence and a comfortable and accommodating interior, the Cadillac XTS meets the definition of a complete package.
This article is presented by Autoteam Delaware in Wilmington, Delaware.