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2006 Cadillac DTS Review


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A three-quarter front view of a 2006 Cadillac DTS

In short: A comfortable and roomy full-sized sedan.

With a redesign that debuted on President Bush's personal limo, the DTS (née DeVille) promises to coddle its occupants in comfort, whether they're on official state business or on their way to an early-bird special.

The 2006 Cadillac DTS

A rear view of a 2006 Cadillac DTS

Warranty/Service: 4-year/50,000 mile bumper to bumper new vehicle limited warranty with Powertrain, 6-year/unlimited miles rust protection warranty.

Base Price: $49,695 / As tested: $52,485

Technical Specifications

Performance Data

Engine: 4.6-liter V8 Northstar NHP
Horsepower: 292 hp
Torque: 288 lb-ft

Transmission: Hydra-Matic 4-speed transmission

Safety: driver and front passenger frontal dual-stage, dual-depth for front passenger; seat-mounted thorax side-impact for driver and front passenger

0-60 mph: 7.6 seconds

4-wheel disc brakes with ABS and brake assist

EPA City: 17 mpg
EPA Highway: 25 mpg

Traction: Magnetic Ride Control, Stabilitrak Stability Control

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(Updated: 06/10/10 NW)

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