The new 2011 Cadillac CTS-V Coupe which debuts at the 2010 North American International Auto Show in Detroit comes with the LSA 6.2L supercharged V-8 engine also establish on the CTS-V Sport Sedan. Rated at 556 horsepower and 551 lb.-ft. of torque, it is the most powerful engine offered in Cadillac’s history and propels the CTS-V Coupe from 0 to 60 mph in 3.9 seconds. A pair of 6-speed transmissions is offered in the CTS-V Coupe: a Tremec TR6060 6-speed manual with a dual-disc clutch and a Hydra-Matic 6L90 six-speed automatic with paddle-shift control.
CTS-V includes sophisticated braking and tire systems, in partnership with 2 companies renowned for high-performance technology: Brembo and Michelin. Brembo brakes are at all 4 corners and include powerful, 6-piston calipers in the front and four-piston calipers in the rear. Michelin partnered with Cadillac engineers to develop its acclaimed Pilot Sport PS2 summer tire for CTS-V along with its exclusive 19-inch alloy wheels. The tires support high levels of grip in track conditions, which also affording good performance on the road.