Cadillac STS

The Cadillac STS is a high performance four door luxury car.

The Cadillac STS is well noted for its outstanding performance, luxury features and the stylish body structure.

The Cadillac STS features a 4.6 L V8 engine with cylinder heads, four valves per cylinder and aluminum block. The engine features electronic throttle control which allows the engine to deliver high performance. It also features catalytic converters, air induction system, communication system and powerful engine control module with 16-bit, 24 MHz dual microprocessor that allows the engine to deliver its maximum efficiency.

Cadillac STS

The capacity of the engine is 4565 cc and it delivers an output power of 320 bhp at 6400 rpm and 315 lb-ft torque at 4400 rpm. The Cadillac STS features five speed automatic transmission which is electronically controlled. This transmission features Performance Algorithm Liftfoot technology and Driver Shift Control and the gear shifts can be performed easily and smoothly at higher speeds.

Cadillac STS Side View

The Cadillac STS features an optional 17-inch seven spoke or 18-inch nine spoke wheels with rotors and high performance calipers.

The exteriors feature the vertically stacked headlamps, airfoil grille, signature CHMSL grille and LED tail lamps which makes use of indirect optics. The interiors are mostly finished with leather and eucalyptus wood and it features steering wheel, Tuscany leather seats and instrument panel.
Cadillac STS back view

Specifications

Vehicle Type: - 4-door sedan
Configuration: - Front Engine
Engine: - 4.6 L V8
Capacity: - 4565 cc
Power: - 320 bhp at 6400 rpm
Torque: - 315 lb-ft at 4400 rpm
Transmission: - 5-Speed Automatic
Wheelbase: - 116.4 inches
Length: - 196 inches
Width: - 72.6 inches
Height: - 57.6 inches

2008 Cadillac STS Review

  • hey guys can any1 help me out here as i m bit stuck wid this problem. I really love this car and after such long time i am now able to get one of this car. But somewhere i read in a magazine that this car is not worth the money its asking for. So can any1 tell me whether this car gives good specs or not as compared to the price or should i switch to some other cars. Help me out.

    • robert

      Hi Aaron,
      I drove one myself, for 75,000 miles, now my father drives it. The only issue I had was with the power steering oil lines, degraded alloy, lousy quality, rather something to expect in EU cars, than US cars (GM). The car however is super reliable and luxurious. On snow and ice, if not AWD, fill the trunk with weight, lots of weight, to keep track, if not you’ll get dizzy behind the weel……