The All-New 2015 Cadillac ATS Coupe – A Luxury Vehicle Designed to Thrill
Cadillac factory is hot these days and it seems like all the team members are working overtime: from designers to engineers and the assembly line staffs are busy producing the beautiful looking, gleaming with chrome laden luxury vehicles. Furthermore, The executive management is already challenging other luxury imports.
The 2015 Cadillac ATS Coupe revealed back in January 2014 at the North American International Auto Show. Based upon General Motors’ Alpha platform means an essentially a rear-wheel drive (though there is an AWD configuration available in USA), Cadillac Arabia introduces 2015 ATS Coupe designed to be lighter and more agile providing an engaging experience. As Coupes are considered as a personal extension towards the motoring expression of driving pleasure. However since the introduction of the award winning ATS sedan, engineers kept the hardware unchanged: ATS Coupe rides on the same 277.6 cm wheelbase as the sedan but features its own bodywork, longer vehicle length, lower height and wider front/rear tracks. The roof, doors, rear fenders and trunk lid are unique to the Coupe, along with a specific front fascia and front fenders to accommodate the wider track.
Powered by Direct Injection 3.6L V6 (producing 321hp @ 6800Rpm and 275lb.- ft. of torque @ 4800Rpm U.S figures), the ATS Coupe provides a fun, exciting driving experience. The ATS Coupe’s driving dynamics are rooted in mass efficiency, which helps make it one of Cadillac’s lightest and most agile models ever – and the lightest car in the compact luxury Coupe segment. ATS Coupe takes advantage of its lightweight and strong structure to deliver exhilarating performance with efficiency, with a segment-leading power-to-weight ratio.
The 2015 ATS Coupe goes on sale in December in the Middle East. Prices of the vehicles will be announced closer to the start of sales.