The Cadillac CT6 is a line of full-size luxury vehicles from General Motors’ Cadillac brand. The CT6 serves as the flagship of the Cadillac brand, taking on the BMW 7 Series, Mercedes-Benz S-Class, Audi A8, and Lexus LS in the full-size luxury sedan segment.
|Model years||2016 – 2020|
|Assembly location||GM Detroit-Hamtramck Plant, Michigan, USA|
|Engine||T 2.0L I-4 LTG, 3.6L NA V-6 LGX, 3.0L TT V-6 LGW, TT 4.2L V-8 LTA|
|Horsepower||260 – 550|
|Torque||290 – 640|
|Transmission||GM Hydra-Matic 8 Speed-Auto, GM Hydra-Matic 10-Speed Auto|
|Drive wheels||Rear-Wheel Drive||All-Wheel Drive|
|Predecessor||No direct predecessor|
|Successor||No direct successor, Celestiq indirect successor|
*Engine Key: NA – Naturally Aspirated, SC – Supercharged, T – Turbocharged, TT – Twin-turbocharged
The first-generation Cadillac CT6 made its debut at the 2015 New York International Auto Show as a 2016 model year vehicle. It goes on sale in late 2015.
The vehicle uses an all-new, rear-drive vehicle architecture known within GM as the Omega platform.
Before Cadillac officially announced the name of the CT6 while revising the entire nomenclature for its lineup, it was widely believed by enthusiasts and the media that vehicle was going to be called LTS.
|2016 Cadillac CT6||First model year|
|2017 Cadillac CT6||Second model year|
|2018 Cadillac CT6||Third model year|
|2019 Cadillac CT6||Fourth model year|
|2019 Cadillac CT6-V||First model year for V-series model|
|2020 Cadillac CT6||Final model year|
|2020 Cadillac CT6-V||Final model year|
In preparation for its new line of large electric vehicles, Cadillac confirmed the discontinuation of the Cadillac CT6 in a memo sent to employees during December 2019. While production was initially scheduled to end in January 2020, a report by Cadillac Society, indicated that CT6 production had been extended to mid-February, essentially giving the luxury four-door an extra two weeks on the line.
With CT6 production over, the site is began its transition into the Factory ZERO plant, which will produce vehicles such as the Cadillac Lyriq and Cadillac Celestiq.
See Cadillac CT6 sales numbers for all markets, including the United States, Canada, Russia, and South Korea.
- Cadillac CT6 sales are comprised of all CT6 variants, including both CT6 and CT6-V models.
- Information for market (country) specified.
- Sales information compiled from various sources by GM Authority and Motrolix.
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