General Motors Company (GM) announces 2015 Cadillac ATS Coupe

Posted Jan 14, 2014

General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) has announced the 2015 ATS coupe, which is launching in summer 2014. This is GM’s first compact luxury coupe. Consumers will get a choice between a rear-wheel drive or all-wheel driver. It will have either a 2.0L turbocharged four-cylinder or a 3.6L six-cylinder.

?The 2015 Cadillac ATS Coupe is a natural step in the brand’s progression, and another fun-to-drive and technologically advanced product for a new generation of drivers extending our target groups,? stated Uwe Ellinghaus, chief marketing officer of Cadillac. ?It is an exclusively distinctive American alternative, unique in its class, yet delivering a sporty and sophisticated driving experience rivaling the world’s best.?

The 2.0L Turbo engine has been upgraded from the current ATS sport sedan to offer 14% more torque and takes it to 295 pound-feet. The ATS coupe can hit 0-60 in 5.6 seconds.

The 2015 ATS coupe has a driver-adjustable FE3 sports suspension available, Magnetic Ride Control, high-capacity engine cooling, and 18-inch summer-performance tires.

The ATS Goupe has headlamps with Adaptive Forward Lighting, projector-beam headlamps, high-intensity discharged headlamps, and front vertical LED light signatures. There are illuminating outside door handles on Performance and Premium collections. All of the models feature LED tail lamps and rear-center stop lamps. The ATS coupe also has capless fueling. The ATS coupes have standard Bose premium audio systems with Active Noise Cancelation technology on all models. The 12-speaker surround sound upgrade is available on Standard and Luxury. The vehicles include Bose Audio Pilot, which monitors ambient sounds and adjusts the music volume and program content.

Some of the available interior features include:

– OnStar 4G LTE connectivity and built in WiFi hotspot

– Bluetooth phone and audio connectivity with natural voice recognition

– Text-to-voice

– USB, AUX port, SD memory card port

– SiriusXM Satellite Radio with 3 month trial subscription

– 5.7-inch three-window instrument panel cluster

– full-color reconfigurable head-up display