Search DubaiPRNetwork.com

Home >> Automobile

2018 XTS arrives in the Middle East featuring Cadillac's new generation of design and technology

2018 XTS arrives in the Middle East featuring Cadillac's new generation of design and technology

Monday, February 19, 2018/ Editor -  

Share

Home >> Automobile
  • Freshened exterior and interior appearances
  • Enhanced technology features with next-generation Cadillac user experience
  • Improved chassis for even greater ride comfort with less noise, vibration and harshness
  • Advanced driver assistance systems for safer experience
Dubai, UAE, February 19, 2018:   Cadillac has announced the Middle East arrival of the redesigned 2018 XTS, the brand’s spacious and comfortable sedan with confident handling and performance. For 2018, the XTS receives technical, chassis and appearance changes to heighten the appeal of this elegant sedan.
With the enhanced next-generation Cadillac user experience, the XTS now offers a dynamic platform that can be adjusted over time to meet a customer’s evolving connectivity needs.
 
The updated chassis has revised tire designs for both 19 and 20-inch tires—improving ride comfort while reducing outside noise for a quieter and more comfortable cabin. Drivers will find front-seat luxury much more comfortable thanks to changes to seat foam geometry, wire frame structure and heat pad redesign. An increased use of engineered sound insulators (to reduce exterior noise) lessens cabin sound to create an even more serene environment.
 
Christian Soemmer, Managing Director, Cadillac Middle East, said, “Following the regional debut of the 2018 Cadillac XTS at the Dubai International Motor Show, the newly redesigned sedan’s arrival in the Middle East sets high standards of luxury and innovation, and sets the stage for customers in the region who dare to own without compromise”.
 
Soemmer continued, “With sophisticated exterior looks, an intelligently designed cabin and dynamic performance capabilities, the 2018 XTS is a truly refined experience.”
 
New exterior styling features freshened front and rear fascias, updated interior color and trim choices – including a Platinum-exclusive Maple Sugar with Jet Black environment – and new alloy wheel options highlight the updates to the XTS. The appearance change includes new fenders, front and rear fascias, grille, and the addition of LED headlights and taillamp in keeping with today’s portfolio. It also brings the overall length of the car to 5,103 mm (28 mm shorter than the 2017 model).
 
Like the exterior, the XTS’s cabin features authentic cut-and-sewn materials and an artistic integration of technology.
The XTS Platinum V-Sport is also available and takes performance to a higher level, driven by an exclusive twin-turbo engine and all-wheel drive. Platinum V-Sport models also feature a leather-wrapped interior with microfiber suede headliner, as well as premium wood trim on the steering wheel, console, center stack, instrument panel and door panels.
 
The Cadillac Twin-Turbo 3.6L V-6 headlines the XTS’s powertrain lineup and is standard on V-Sport model, delivering SAE-certified 410 horsepower (306 kW) and 500 Nm (369 lb-ft of torque) – making it one of the most power-dense six-cylinder engines in the segment. The XTS’s standard 3.6L V-6 is rated at 304 horsepower (227 kW) and 355 Nm of torque (264 lb-ft). Lightweight features help reduce overall weight for greater efficiency and a more favorable front-to-rear weight balance. The engines are matched with six-speed automatic transmissions with tap-shift control.
 
Standard and available features across the lineup include:
  • Updated chassis with improved ride comfort
  • Standard Brembo front brakes 
  • Standard advanced all-wheel-drive system with electronically controlled limited-slip differential
  • Standard 19-inch wheels on the Luxury and standard 20-inch wheels for Luxury and Platinum V-Sport models, with a new wheel design
  • Updated next-generation Cadillac user experience infotainment system with the fastest response time ever, updated graphics, personalized profiles and smartphone-like navigation (navigation is available on Luxury and Standard Platinum V-Sport models)
  • Adaptive remote start
  • Four USB ports
  • Standard eight-speaker Bose® audio system
When it comes to trunk space, the XTS is in a league of its own, with 509 L (18 cubic feet), exceeding both midsize and full-size competitors. the cargo advantage means room for five or more suitcases.

Previous in Automobile

Next in Automobile


Home >> Automobile Section

Latest Press Release

Emirati graduate from CUD invents device to help asthma patients breathe clean a ...

IELTS, the world's most trusted high-stakes English test, launches on computer i ...

The New Generation MG6 Arrives in the Middle East

Kalyan Silks Flood relief

Dubai Health Authority officials to get leadership training

Etihad airways operates iconic a380 to maldives to celebrate new male runway ope ...

The Ferrari Monza SP1 and SP2 unveiled – the first models in a new concept of li ...

Hyperloop Transportation Technologies, Partners, and Government Stakeholders Mov ...

Maserati is the official car of the 41st Cannes Yachting Festival

Honor Set to Go Beyond Limits With the Launch of Honor 8x

New GUESS Handbags for FW18

Abu Dhabi Takes Top Spot in 2018 Safest Cities in the World Ranking

ENEC Highlights Importance of International Cooperation and Capacity Development ...

BurJuman Arjaan by Rotana, Jumeira Rotana and Villa Rotana Back to School with D ...

Hormann introduces flexible V4015 high-speed door ideal for tight spaces

Free ECG and consultation with specialist cardiologist for UAE residents ahead o ...

Japan's Leading Industrial Company Asahi Yuzikai Launches Middle East Operations ...

Dubai Festival City Mall Celebrates KSA National Day with Special Imagine Show

New retirement visas likely to drive long-term inheritance planning for UAE expa ...

Dubai to host 13th IAMRA conference in 2018