The 2017 CT6 Plug-In Hybrid sedan boasts a driving range of over 400 miles and a fuel economy estimated at 65 mpg-e.
The advanced Plug-In Hybrid system is a key addition to the sporty CT6, providing a combination of exceptional fuel economy, crisp acceleration and strong electric-driving range.
Advanced plug-in hybrid technology enables the luxury sedan to reward drivers with environmentally conscious driving without compromising on performance. The CT6 Plug-In Hybrid system is designed to provide responsive, all-electric driving for most daily commutes, while maximizing fuel efficiency by providing blended power from the engine and battery at higher speeds and higher loads.
The two-motor EVT system combines with the 2.0-liter turbocharged four- cylinder gas engine producing an estimated 335 horsepower and 432 lb-ft of torque. This helps propel the vehicle from a zero to 60 mph in an estimated 5.2 seconds.
Each electric motor produces 100 hp (74.5 kW) of power. All-electric range for the CT6 Plug-In Hybrid is an estimated 30 miles. On electric power only, the sprints to a top speed of 78 mph and a top speed of 150 mph on gas.
The CT6 Plug-In Hybrid combines an all-new rear wheel drive electric variable transmission to provide smooth, powerful acceleration.
Cadillac’s plug-in hybrid entry achieves the same zero to 60 mph performance as its V6-powered competitors, while achieving roughly twice the full EV range and fuel economy figures.
In the U.S. market, the CT6 Plug-In Hybrid will be offered as its own unique package within the CT6 product line, with pricing and equipment comparable to the existing Premium Luxury. The Plug-In model includes numerous optional equipment as standard, such as a Rear Seat Infotainment system, Enhanced Night Vision and Rear Camera mirror.
The CT6 Plug-In Hybrid launches in North America in the spring of 2017, starting in the U.S. at $75,095 plus a $995 destination freight charge before any applicable electric vehicle tax incentives.
– 11/15/2016. Cadillac