Thrilling acceleration. Supreme braking power. Performance pushed to the brink and fine-tuned on the world’s most notorious tracks. Then refined and unleashed on the road.
A TRULY POWERFUL ENGINE
3.6L Twin Turbo. 464-hp. 603 Nm of class leading torque. This is the heart of the ATS-V Performance Sedan. The high-strength, lightweight titanium connecting rods, low-inertia titanium aluminide turbine wheels with optimized compressors and a patented low-volume charge-air cooler create near-immediate torque response and dramatically reduce get-up-and-go-times.
0-100 in 3.8 SECONDS
Over two-dozen patents held on our powerful 8-speed automatic transmission capable of lightning-fast shifts ensure high-performance driving is at your fingertips.
300 KMH TOP SPEED ON THE TRACK
Engineered to move fast. The ATS-V Sedan brings an abundance of horsepower when needed. And with finely tuned specialized aerodynamics, cooling systems and speed rated tires, it can easily achieve a top speed of 300 kilometers per hour on the track.
Fitted with race-inspired design inside and out. Engineering and technology features make the ATS-V Sedan perfectly suited to rule both the track and the left lane. A new standard has been set and its territory marked.
With the precise, responsive transmission available for the ATS-V Performance Sedan, you are in full control of your driving experience. The standard 8-speed automatic transmission delivers a smooth and refined drive. And the Magnesium Paddle Shifters provide incredibly fast shift times and a shorter first-gear ratio for improved off-the-line acceleration.
POWER KEEPS IT COOL
Temperature under control. The 2017 ATS-V Sedan channels air to crucial heat-dissipating systems. A patented low-charge air cooler drops turbo air temps up to a significant 54 degrees. Standard rear differential and six water and oil coolers dramatically lower component stress during dynamic driving.
Front and rear Brembo® brakes are standard on ATS-V Performance Sedan. Front mono-block brake calipers are carved from a single block of lightweight aluminum alloy —for firm pedal feel and unmatched confidence. Front brake discs feature a two-piece rotor design for superior heat resistance, performance and durability. In addition, a class-exclusive Ferritic Nitro-Carburizing process greatly reduces corrosion on the rotors, helping maintain stopping power and prolong brake life.
MICHELIN® PILOT® SUPER SPORT TIRES
Stay glued to the road. Designed specifically for the ATS-V Sedan, 18" Michelin® Pilot® Super Sport summer-only tires1 with a progressive tread and tri-compound construction have a custom-molded shape for maximum grip, stopping power and control at high-speeds.
ACTIVE REV MATCHING
A shift that matches perfectly. Active Rev Matching anticipates the next gearshift and RPMs, eliminating the traditional heel-toe shifting technique. With the 8-speed automatic transmission, you simply need to engage the clutch, select the next gear and enjoy smooth acceleration for an uplifted driving experience.
LIGHT OR FLAG - GREEN MEANS GO
Launch Control monitors traction activity, allows engine, transmission and suspension to work together for maximum, full-throttle acceleration off the line, resulting in better 0-100 times
THE ROAD: A QUICK READ
At a rate of 1000 times per second, Magnetic Ride Control reads the road to adjust the suspension to surface, wheel and weather conditions. At 100 km/h, this V-tuned technology’s reaction time is so fast it reads literally every inch of pavement traveled, for a more confident feel on the track, and less feeling of things like uneven pavement and potholes on the road.
During aggressive cornering —or on curvaceous on/off ramps —the electronic Limited-Slip Differential (eLSD) automatically directs power to the rear wheel with the most traction for great control and fast exit speeds.
PERFORMANCE TRACTION MANAGEMENT
Complete control on the road. The 2017 ATS-V Performance Sedan is the first vehicle in its class to offer standard competition spec traction and stability controls.
Performance Traction Management (PTM) integrates traction and engine control systems for improved and consistent cornering. Enter Track Mode and choose from five driver-selectable levels of control: Wet, Dry, Sport 1, Sport 2 or Race.
A TECHNOLOGICAL COMMAND CENTER
Intuitively designed, customized and fine-tuned to give you unprecedented control.
The ATS-V Performance Sedan makes use of next-generation technology to elevate performance, safety and entertainment.
SELECT YOUR PREFERED DRIVE MODES
Performance tailored to the day. Select between four distinct drive modes (Tour, Sport, Track and Snow/Ice*) that are electronically calibrated with performance features that optimize and customize your drive to suit road conditions. Paired with the five driver-control traction modes, it provides a responsive and dynamic driving experience.
*Snow/Ice is automatic transmission only.
PERFORMANCE DATA RECORDER
Improve your lap times with the available Performance Data Recorder. Capturing video, in-cabin audio and performance metrics including 0-to-100, lap times and g-force. With best-in-class integration and capability, Performance Data Recorder will help you become a better driver.
Use Cosworth Toolbox software to analyze your ATS-V Sedan’s recorded performance data.
Information in sight. The reconfigurable Head-Up Display offers a full-color interface, which conveniently projects useful information such as speed, audio or navigation on the windshield. This smart system aids in keeping your eyes on the road, for a more secure drive.
No cables needed. With Wireless Charging2 you can charge your compatible phone or tablet using induction technology anytime the vehicle is on the move.
CADILLAC CUE® SYSTEM
Beautifully intuitive. The Cadillac User Experience (CUE®) system with available navigation lets you access your contacts, music and information with just a touch, flick or swipe of the screen to keep you connected, informed and entertained.
SOUND WORTHY OF THE VENUE
Like our performance features, Bose® premium sound systems are the professional’s choice and come standard on ATS-V Sedan. For an even more elevated sound experience, choose the available Bose Centerpoint® surround sound system with Active Noise Cancellation technology.
PROTECTING SAFETY CAGE
The strong, durable safety cage built with ultra-high-strength steel alloys and other advanced materials for exceptional rigidity is protecting you from all sides. Crumple zones are strategically placed in the front and rear absorb impact energy in case of accidents. For added safety and increased peace of mind, the ATS-V 2017 includes 8 standard airbags4.
SIDE BLIND ZONE ALERT
More confidence when changing lanes. The Side Blind Zone Alert, part of the available Driver Awareness Package*, will warn you if a vehicle is detected entering you blind spot. When the amber icon in the exterior mirror is on, the system lets you know you should wait before making a lane change.
PERFECT BALANCE OF POWER AND COMFORT
Power with the comfort to match. The performance-focused cabin brings driver support and convenience to its pinnacle. Every aspect of stability, control and attention to detail has been elevated to the highest level of refinement.
THICK RIM STEERING WHEEL
Improved control and comfort. With a thick rim, the ergonomically contoured wheel is easier to grip during every drive. Leather-wrapped or available sueded microfiber creates a refined and sporty look and feel.
CARBON FIBER INTERIOR TRIM
Along with other options, the ATS-V Sedan available carbon fiber trim option is engineered for beauty and designed with a mirror-matched pattern to accentuate an advanced cockpit.
MAGNESIUM PADDLE SHIFTERS
Even more control. The highly responsive Magnesium Paddle Shifters offer full control of the transmission, putting even greater control at your fingertips.
RECARO® PERFORMANCE SEATS
Available RECARO® front seats feature a handcrafted shape that cradles your body during cornering. Along with slip-resistant sueded panels and adjustable bolsters, their design takes the work out of staying in place during aggressive maneuvers. And Memory Pneumatic Lumbar Support counters the stresses associated with sitting, especially on longer drives.
The tailored interior of every 2017 ATS-V Sedan is refinement pushed tastefully further. Leather and trim options offer timeless style, along with subtle racing aesthetics. In every instance, these options are designed to work together beautifully.
RECONFIGURABLE INFORMATION CENTER
The Driver Information Center, integrated into the instrument cluster puts vital information in an easily configurable, full-color display. The three-window design allows for multiple data arrays that work in conjunction with Cadillac CUE and the available Head-Up Display, to keep you informed.
MORE THAN A STUNNING STANCE
The ATS-V Sedan’s aerodynamic stance also plays a crucial role in performance. The front splitter and front hood vent steer air around or over the vehicle to reduce lift. The iconic mesh grille is engineered for maximum airflow to the engine. A dramatic rear spoiler creates downward force to keep the 2017 ATS-V Sedan tires planted firmly on the roadway.
A stiffened, lightweight structure allows the ATS-V Sedan to be track-capable from the factory. The vehicle boasts a multi-link MacPherson strut independent front suspension, focused on delivering a quicker response and lateral control. 5-link independent rear suspension achieves all-out track performance while maintaining everyday comfort.
V-FORGED ALLOY WHEELS
The perfect balance between high strength and low weight. Forged from billet, the process delivers on both performance and design, while the true beauty can be admired from every angle.
CARBON FIBER HOOD
The 2017 ATS-V Sedan is equipped with a carbon fiber hood— standard. An available carbon fiber package employs this lightweight, yet incredibly strong material in the symmetrical design of a front splitter, hood vent and rear diffuser.
Improved aerodynamics. The functional splitter directs massive influx of airflow, creating a dramatic improvement in aerodynamics. The result is a reduced front-end lift.
QUAD EXHAUST TIPS
Make yourself seen. The quad exhaust is one of the many signature features of the ATS-V Performance Sedan. It integrates muffling for acoustic refinement at lower speeds while generating a visceral roar when opened up – amplifying the 3.6L Twin Turbo engine.
FUNCTIONAL AIR EXTRACTOR
Increased airflow. The ATS-V Sedan’s dynamically styled air extractor provides improved airflow that reduces under hood pressure, drag and lift.
CARBON FIBER PACKAGE
A hint at the performance capability. An exposed weave carbon fiber in the front splitter, hood extractor and rear diffuser adds even more dynamic form and function to an already fierce presence. To significantly improve airflow and downforce, it is coupled with a more aggressive rocker extension and rear spoiler.
DRIVER AWARENESS PACKAGE
Advanced technology looking out for you. A collection of safety features including Safety Alert Seat, Forward Collision Alert, Lane Keep Assist and Lane Departure Warning are included in the available Driver Awareness Package*, all working together to monitor the environment around your car and make every journey even safer.SAFETY ALERT SEAT
1. Do not use summer-only tires in winter conditions, as it would adversely affect vehicle safety, performance and durability. Use only GM-approved tire and wheel combinations. Unapproved combinations may change the vehicle’s performance characteristics. Lower profile tires wear faster. Wheel and tire damage may occur on rough or damaged roads or from surfaces or from curbs, debris or obstacles. This damage is not covered by the GM New Vehicle Limited Warranty. Contact your Cadillac dealer for more information
2. Recaro® seats do not come equipped with ventilation.
3. Full functionality requires compatible Bluetooth® and smartphone. Some devices require USB connectivity.
4. Specifications/options featured on this page vary based on trim level. Please refer to specifications page on this website or contact your local Dealer.
5. The system wirelessly charges one PMA- or Qi -compatible mobile device. Requires compatible smartphone and data plan rates apply. To check for phone or other device compatibility, see my.cadillac.com.
6. Always use safety belts and the correct child restraints for your child's age and size. Even in vehicles equipped with airbags and the Passenger Sensing System, children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat in the appropriate infant, child or booster seat. Never place a rear-facing infant restraint in the front seat of any vehicle equipped with an active frontal airbag. Airbag inflation can cause severe injury or death to anyone too close to the bag when it deploys. Be sure every occupant is properly restrained. See the Owner's Manual and child safety seat instructions for more safety information.