2013 Cadillac XTS AWD Premium Collection

A sporty, well-equipped, full-size luxury sedan.

  • Likes
  • Gorgeous interior
  • dash
  • spacious
  • Dislikes
  • Floaty like the old Cadillacs

Built on the same platform as the Buick LaCrosse, this luxurious full-size sedan replaces the outgoing DTS as the largest car in the Cadillac lineup.

However, Cadillac has trimmed some fat with the all-new XTS, offering a slimmer, sexier profile that still provides plenty of passenger room. A direct-injected 3.6-liter V6 is also comparatively trim, pushing the XTS from 0-60 in 6.5 seconds and earning a respectable 26 mpg highway. Inside, smart instrumentation and the CUE infotainment system come to the driver’s aid, providing easy access to audio, climate, phone and navigation controls, as well as popular apps like Pandora and OnStar.

Warranty/Service: 4-year/50,000-mile bumper-to-bumper warranty; 6-year/70,000-mile powertrain limited warranty; 4-year/50,000-mile premium care maintenance; 6-year/70,000-mile courtesy transportation; 6-year/70,000-mile roadside assistance

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Specs

Base Price: $55,810

As Tested: $55,810

  • 17 / 26 mpg
  • EPA
  • 6.5 sec
  • 0-60
  • 304 hp @ 6,800 rpm
  • Horsepower
  • 130 mph
  • Top Speed
  • Engine: 3.6-liter V6 with direct injection
  • Horsepower: 304 hp @ 6,800 rpm
  • Torque: 264 lb-ft @ 5,200 rpm
  • Transmission: 6-speed automatic
  • Curb Weight: 4,215 lbs
  • Wheelbase: 111.7 in
  • Length: 202 in
  • Width: 72.9 in
  • Height: 59.5 in
  • Brakes: 4-wheel Brembo disc brakes with ABS
  • Suspension: magnetic ride control with rear air springs
  • Traction: StabiliTrak electronic stability control system with traction control
  • 0-60 mph: 6.5 sec
  • Top Speed: 130 mph
  • EPA City: 17 mpg
  • EPA Highway: 26 mpg
  • Combined MPG: 20 mpg
  • Seating Capacity: 5
  • Safety: dual-stage front airbags; driver and front passenger knee and side airbags; rear side airbags; front and rear head curtain side airbags

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