What makes the 2014 Cadillac XTS a complete luxury sedan?Written By Fred Patrick
The General Motors Company launched the Cadillac XTS in 2014, an addition to its top flight luxury segments. The XTS brings a complete set of finishing segmented in variety, adding brilliance in perfection in consumer utility such as performance and technology. The addition of Cadillac User Experience (CUE) brings a friendly utility of information module to provide ease of access to information and help. It is built into an eight-inch touch screen in the dashboard panel’s center and works just like an iPad; as such it utilizes partly the same technology with one-touch navigation and voice command. The GM Company adds more in supplementing the CUE app for its key uses in iPad.
The Cadillac XTS brings four kinds of trims: Standard, Luxury, Premium and Platinum. The luxury sedan comprises of a magnetic dampening system, similar to super cars that provides silence and impeccable handling due to the magnets in conjunctions to supportive adjustment in shock stiffness with the integration of magnetic-reactive fluid in the shock absorbers. Under the hood, it is powered with a powerful 3.6-liter, 6-cylinder engine that is downright powered with a twin turbo that produces 410 horsepower and 369 ft-lb of torque available in the XTS trims of Platinum and Premium. The rest of the models of V6 produce an output level of 305 horsepower. All-wheel drive is basic in the first three models with additional cost in basic price. The exterior of the XTS is variably designed with standard features like HID Xenon headlamps, roof mounted antenna and 19-inch wheels that give the car a sumptuous look, altogether.
Inside the car, the luxury-exuding dashboard is also well equipped with top-notch multimedia such as an eight-speaker Bose sound system and parking assistance. The leather seats are 10-way power adjustable. The Luxury XTS trim has all-wheel drive, interior lighting and thigh adjustments for front seat rows, enhanced lighting with daytime running lights and rear view backup camera.
In occupants safety it provides a complete set of features like anti-lock braking system, traction and stability control. It further adds dual-front air bags, side-impact airbags, curtain bags and knee bags. Moreover, it also presents special features in the likes of Lane Departure Warning, Rear Cross Traffic Alert, Automatic Collision Preparation and cruise control. Elsewhere, the buy Cadillac XTS has set of headlights that can be turned off for oncoming traffic and adding further adaptive measures in occupants comfort it has a rear seat entertainment package, front passenger seat memory feature and armrest with sunshade navigation. Find yours in the list of used Mercedes Benz Houston TX, used Lexus IS 250 Houston and used Jeep Wrangler Houston.