Acura NSX vs. Cadillac CTS-V

Berlina Black
VS
Crystal White Tricoat

Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book Value
$205,554 - $229,989
$72,622 - $77,615

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
573 hp
640 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Not Available
Optional

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Not Available
Optional

Engine Type

Engine Type
3.5L Twin
6.2L (376 ci) supercharged V8 DI Variable Valve Timing (VVT) aluminum

Interior Features

Sun Roof

Sun Roof
Not Available
Optional

Alarm

Alarm
Not Available
Optional

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Not Available
Optional

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System
Optional
Not Available

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.8 in.
45.7 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
38.3 in.
40.4 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
Not Available
35.4 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
Not Available
37.5 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
4.4 cu. ft.
13.7 cu. ft.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Not Available
Optional

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Not Available
Optional

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio
Optional
Not Available

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration
Not Available
Optional

AUX Input

AUX Input
Not Available
Optional

Climate Control

Climate Control
Not Available
Optional

AC

AC
Not Available
Optional

Dual Zone

Dual Zone
Not Available
Optional

Navigation System

Navigation System
Optional
Optional

Passengers

Passengers
2
5

Power Driver Seat

Power Driver Seat
Optional
Optional

Power Passenger Seat

Power Passenger Seat
Optional
Optional

Heated Front Seats

Heated Front Seats
Optional
Not Available

Heated Rear Seats

Heated Rear Seats
Not Available
Optional

Seat Memory

Seat Memory
Optional
Not Available

Pass Through Rear Seat

Pass Through Rear Seat
Not Available
Optional

Driver Lumbar

Driver Lumbar
Optional
Not Available

Exterior Features

Rear Spoiler

Rear Spoiler
Optional
Optional

Tire Width

Tire Width

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
103.5 in.
114.6 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
39.7 ft.
40.3 ft.

Length

Length
176 in.
197.6 in.

Width

Width
87.3 in.
72.2 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
3803 .lbs
4141 .lbs

Horsepower

Horsepower
573 hp
640 hp

Torque

Torque
476 ft. lbs.
630 ft. lbs.

Maximum Tongue Weight

Maximum Tongue Weight
Not Available
.lbs

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
15.6 gal.
19 gal.

Combined

Combined
11 - 11 mpg
7 - 11 mpg

City

City
21 mpg
14 mpg

Highway

Highway
22 mpg
21 mpg

Safety Features

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear Parking Sensors
Optional
Not Available

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Acura NSX
Cadillac CTS-V Sedan

Body Style

Body Style
Coupe
4 Door Sedan

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive
Rear Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Two-Seaters
Mid-Size

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
2
5

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
44 ft³.
97 ft³.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
3803 lbs.
4141 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
21 mpg.
17 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
21 mpg.
14 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
22 mpg.
21 mpg.

Engine Type

Engine Type
Twin Turbo Gas/Electric V-6
Supercharged Gas V8

Displacement

Displacement
3.5 L/213
6.2L/376

Fuel System

Fuel System
Port/Direct Injection
Direct Injection

Trans Type

Trans Type
9
8

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Auto-Shift Manual w/OD
Automatic w/Manual Shift

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.84
4.56

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.43
2.97

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.78
2.08

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.43
1.69

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.21
1.27

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.04
1.00

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.40
3.82

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.58
2.85

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
8.4
10.4

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Double Wishbone
MacPherson Strut

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link
Independent Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Double Wishbone
Magnetic Ride Control

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link
Magnetic Ride Control

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P245/35YR19
P265/35R19

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P305/30YR20
P295/30ZR19

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
19 X 8.5 in.
19 x 9.5 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
20 X 11 in.
19 x 10 in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Forged Aluminum
Aluminum

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Forged Aluminum
Aluminum

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Electric Rack & Pinion

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
39.7 ft.
40.3 ft.

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
Pwr

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
4-Wheel

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Yes

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
Yes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
14.5 - 15 in.
15.35 x 1.41 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
14.2 in.
14.37 x 1.10 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
15.6 gal.
19.0 gal.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
38.3 in.
40.4 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.8 in.
45.7 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
57.6 in.
56.9 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
54.5 in.
53.8 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
103.5 in.
114.6 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
176 in.
197.6 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
87.3 in.
72.2 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
47.8 in.
57.2 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
65.2 in.
62.1 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
63.7 in.
61.2 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
4.4 ft³.
13.7 ft³.

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.88
0.85

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.75
0.65

Model Group

Model Group
NSX
CTS

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Luxury Sport
Luxury Sport

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Coupe
Sedan

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
3.5
6.2

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
OHV

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
aluminum

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
6
8

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
2