Jun 25 2013, 12:00pm CDT | by Shane McGlaun
Cadillac has announced it will be adding a new option to its XTS luxury sedan line. The option is a new engine, specifically a twin turbocharged V6. This is the same twin Turbo V-6 engine that will power some versions of the Cadillac CTS luxury performance sedan.
The twin turbocharged V-6 engine produces 410 hp and 369 pounds-foot of torque. Cadillac says that its power output makes it one of the most power dense six-cylinder engines used in any luxury automobile. The twin turbo engine produces an additional 105 pound-foot of torque compared to the standard V-6.
The twin Turbo V-6 engine will be available in the new Vsport line that will set right underneath the super high-performance V-Series Cadillac models. This Turbo V-6 is significantly upgraded compared to a standard 3.6-liter V6 engine become standard in the XTS. It's unknown exactly what the pricing for the version using the twin Turbo V6 will be, the XTS starts at $45,525.
Shane is a self described car aficionado. He loves muscle cars, but also knows how green cars work. He has years of experience in testing cars and writes about cars with deeply felt emotions.
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