2012 Cadillac CTS User Reviews

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    2012 Cadillac CTS 3.0L Luxury AWD Review
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    Gorgeous, Great Ride, Sporty — There is nothing to dislike about this car, I just seem to be a SUV person. Great ride in turns, hugs the road, great moon roof panoramic view. All the bells and whistles, kuxury without breaking the bank. This car is on par with much costlier cars.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: Great ride, comfort, quiet

    Cons: None

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    2012 Cadillac CTS 3.0L Luxury AWD Review
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    This Is A Very Good Looking Car That Is Totally Reliable And Stylish. — For pure good looks and reliability this is a good buy. You don't have high performance here but you can if you want it up the line. It is economical, comfortable, and the silver is looks good almost always. It has some miles on it now, but now it doesn't round trip it 600 miles to Cincinnati 8 times a year. We like the AWD and think it compares nicely to a BMW 5 series x drive for a lot less money or worry. Not in power and performance, but in AWD comfort, style, and safety.

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: Nice looking economy level Cadillac.  Like the looks, the AWD, and warranty.  GM treats you well.  No problems ever, we ran it way more miles than anticipated.

    Cons: A little tight on entry/exit for a big guy, but it is really ever driven by my wife.  There are more gadgets and goodies to be had, but this is fine.

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    2012 Cadillac CTS 3.0L Luxury AWD Review
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    What Else Can I Say..."it's A Cadillac Man" — Performance - I was surprised that a little 3.0 liter V-6 direct injection had this much power but, that said I'm not looking for a Hot Rod Caddy. Handles well for luxury car and the braking is very good. Quality - Cadillac being GM's luxury brand they put a little more attention to the details of fit, finish and the materials used. No repairs or problems since it's purchase. Appearance - The wife has loved the looks of the CTS since it's inception but, every one has difference of opinion of what they like. Cost of ownership - Cadillac takes care of all the maintenance for the first four years. The fuel mileage is about 28 mpg on the road at 1k I expect it to improve some as it rolls up a few more miles. Fun Factor - I like driving it because of the smooth and quite ride making a road trip less tiring and with the gadgets on it you stay entertained.

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: Nice car and would likely purchase another one.

    Cons: I think the price is a little steep for what you get. you could buy a Buick La Crosse for about the same price with many more options than the CTS but, what are going to do when she' s got her heart set on the Caddy.

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    Reviews From Other Years

    2015 Cadillac CTS Reviews

    They Got It Right! By scottsweiss

    This is my second CTS. They got it right...it's perfect across the Board. I wouldn't change anything! 2.0 Turbo is outstanding in terms of torque and power, but easy on gas. Styling is incredible.... Read More

    2014 Cadillac CTS Reviews

    Beautiful And Rare By Slee_Stack

    The CTS wagon is now obsolete. It was of a very few number of stylish wagons you could buy over the last five years. My particular wagon is the last year of manufacture and in a color available only... Read More

    2011 Cadillac CTS Reviews

    Black Beauty! By JC_Cadillac

    I'm a huge Cadillac fan! Especially the CTS models. We have 2012 CTS-V Coupe in the garage and the 2011 CTS Premium Sedan in the driveway. The Sedan, drives and handles like a dream. I'm thrilled ... Read More

    Beautiful Ride. Great Value For Luxury Car. By Travis

    Bought the 2011 CTS from a dealer in 2013 as a Certified Pre-Owned with 100K / 6 year warranty. Absolutely love the styling (I get compliments still for a 3 year old vehicle). Ride and the automati... Read More

    2010 Cadillac CTS Reviews

    Gorgeous And Fun To Drive! By junebug77

    Very nice lines and great profile. My 2010 has not required any repairs, but I know it's not cheap when it does. MPG's are pretty good for this type of car. Awesome acceleration. Wood grain accents ... Read More

    Luxury Without Going Broke By Ducato_430

    I loved that this car is very economical in price. Then I realized that this is a sports car and it's luxurious all at the same time. The fact that it has a sway bar on the engine also caught my atten... Read More

    2009 Cadillac CTS Reviews

    This Is A Very Sporty And Classy Car, It Is Great For Both Elder And Younger Folks. By ADOTVANDEVER

    This is a bulky car, it has air bags all over. I feel very safe when i drive it i would absolutely recommend this car to a college student. This is a very clean and sporty look for anyone looking for ... Read More

    Fun Ride With Great Handling! By Recknagel

    Love this car, just need something bigger for my growing family. It rides great, handles like a dream. Perfect fit for the luxury and sport car dream. Tin Coat Red sparkles and the heated and coole... Read More

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