Cadillac ATS-V vs. Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class

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Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book
$61,595
$75,150 - $77,650

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.75 / 5
4 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
464 hp
402 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Optional

Engine Type

Engine Type
3.6L V6 Twin Turbo SIDI DOHC VVT (464 hp [343.3 kW] @ 5850 rpm 445 lb
3.6L V6 TWIN TURBO SIDI DOHC VVT
4.7L Bi

Interior Features

Sun Roof

Sun Roof
Optional

Alarm

Alarm
Optional

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Optional

HeadsUp Display

HeadsUp Display
Optional
Optional

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener
Optional

Rain Sensing Wipers

Rain Sensing Wipers
Optional

Heated Mirrors

Heated Mirrors
Optional

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls

Cruise Control

Cruise Control

Power Windows

Power Windows

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System
Optional
Optional

Power Steering

Power Steering
Optional

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.3 in.
42.1 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
38.6 in.
36.9 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
33.5 in.
35 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
35.1 in.
36.1 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
10.4 cu. ft.
15.3 cu. ft.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Optional

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio

WiFi Hotspot

WiFi Hotspot

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration
Optional

AUX Input

AUX Input
Optional

Climate Control

Climate Control

Dual Zone

Dual Zone

Navigation System

Navigation System
Optional

Standard Seat

Standard Seat

Passengers

Passengers
5
4

Power Driver Seat

Power Driver Seat
Optional
Optional

Power Passenger Seat

Power Passenger Seat
Optional

Heated Front Seats

Heated Front Seats
Optional

Seat Memory

Seat Memory
Optional

Pass Through Rear Seat

Pass Through Rear Seat
Optional
Optional

Driver Lumbar

Driver Lumbar

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels

Rear Spoiler

Rear Spoiler
Optional
Optional

Tire Width

Tire Width
P255/35ZR18
P255/35ZR19 - P255/40ZR18

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
109.3 in.
113.1 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
38.38 ft.
37 ft.

Length

Length
184 in.
195 in.

Width

Width
71.3 in.
74.1 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
3812 lbs.
4233 - 4376 lbs.

Horsepower

Horsepower
464 hp
402 hp

Torque

Torque
445 ft. lbs.
443 ft. lbs.

Turbocharged

Turbocharged

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes

Limited Slip Differential

Limited Slip Differential
Optional

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
8 Cylinders

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
V6 Cylinder

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
16 gal.
21.1 gal.

Combined

Combined
20 - 21 mpg
21 - 22 mpg

City

City
16 - 17 mpg
17 - 18 mpg

Highway

Highway
23 - 25 mpg
25 - 26 mpg

Active Suspension

Active Suspension

Safety Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire

Tow Hooks

Tow Hooks
Optional

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes

Automatic Headlights

Automatic Headlights

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Child Safety Locks

Child Safety Locks

Stability Control

Stability Control

Traction Control

Traction Control

HID Headlights

HID Headlights
Optional
Optional

Blind Spot Monitor

Blind Spot Monitor
Optional
Optional

Lane Keeping Assist

Lane Keeping Assist
Optional
Optional

Lane Departure Warning

Lane Departure Warning
Optional
Optional

Cross Traffic Alert

Cross Traffic Alert
Optional
Optional

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag
Optional
Optional

Rear Side Airbag

Rear Side Airbag
Optional
Optional

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Knee Airbag

Knee Airbag

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Cadillac ATS-V Sedan
Mercedes-Benz CLS

Body Style

Body Style
Sedan
4MATIC - Sedan

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive - Rear Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Compact
Compact Cars

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
5
4

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
83.9 ft³.
104.3 ft³.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
3812 lbs.
4233 - 4376 lbs.

Number of Passenger Doors

Number of Passenger Doors
4
20 - 21 mpg.

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

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
8.9 - 9.2
17 - 18 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
16 - 17 mpg.
25 - 26 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
23 - 25 mpg.
Twin Turbo Premium Unleaded V-8

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
19 - 20 mpg.
4.7 L/285

Engine Order Code

Engine Order Code
LF4
Gasoline Direct Injection

Engine Type

Engine Type
Turbocharged Gas V6
9

Displacement

Displacement
3.6L/217
Automatic w/OD

Fuel System

Fuel System
Direct Injection
5.50

Trans Order Code

Trans Order Code
M5U - MG9
3.33

Trans Type

Trans Type
6 - 8
2.31

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/Manual Shift - Manual
1.66

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.01 - 4.56
1.21

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.07 - 2.97
1.00

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.43 - 2.08
4.93

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 - 1.69
2.47

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.84 - 1.27
8.4 - 8.8

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.57 - 1.00
180

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.85
Multi-Link

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.65
Multi-Link

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.28 - 3.82
Multi-Link

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
2.85 - 3.73
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
MacPherson Strut
811

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Independent Five-Link
P255/35ZR19 - P255/40ZR18

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Magnetic Ride Control
P285/30ZR19 - P285/35ZR18

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Magnetic Ride Control
Compact

Front Tire Order Code

Front Tire Order Code
R65
18 X 8.5 - 19 X 9 in.

Rear Tire Order Code

Rear Tire Order Code
R65
18 X 9.5 - 19 X 10 in.

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P255/35ZR18
Compact in.

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P275/35ZR18
Aluminum

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
18 x 9.0 in.
Aluminum

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
18 x 9.5 in.
Steel

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
Rack-Pinion

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
37 ft.

Steering Type

Steering Type
Electric Rack & Pinion
4-Wheel Disc

Steering Ratio (:1), Overall

Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
11.1 - 15.54
4-Wheel

Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)

Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
2.35
Yes

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
38.38 ft.
Yes

Brake Type

Brake Type
Pwr
14.2 in.

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
12.6 in.

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
21.1 gal.

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
36.9 in.

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
14.5 x 1.34 in.
42.1 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
13.3 x 1.02 in.
57.1 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
16.0 gal.
58 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
38.6 in.
36.1 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.3 in.
35 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
54.1 in.
56.5 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
54.1 in.
57.6 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
35.1 in.
113.1 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
33.5 in.
195 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
51.1 in.
74.1 in.

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
44.5 in.
55.9 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
109.3 in.
62.9 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
184.0 in.
64.1 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
71.3 in.
15.3 ft³.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
55.7 in.
0.86

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
60.5 in.
0.72

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
60.4 in.
CLS

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
10.4 ft³.
Luxury High

Model Group

Model Group
ATS
Sedan

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Luxury Sport
4.7

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Sedan
DOHC

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
3.6
aluminum

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
8

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
4