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New turbocharged engine provides flagship-worthy performance to Cadillac XTS

Joliet car shoppers experience unparalleled performance with XTS' new available powertrain

JOLIET, Ill., Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- After making its debut as Cadillac's flagship sedan during the 2013 model year, some Chicagoland drivers were left clamoring for more power from the full-size Cadillac XTS sedan. Cadillac heard those cries and responded with an available turbocharged V-6 that offers 100 more horsepower than the vehicle's base engine.

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The new turbocharged V-6 is available on the Bill Jacobs Cadillac lot within the 2014 Cadillac XTS Premium and Platinum V-Sport trims. With that powertrain under the hood, drivers will experience 410 horsepower and 369 pound-feet of torque. Those models come standard with all-wheel drive and a six-speed automatic transmission. Even with the enhanced power of the turbocharged V-6, the XTS maintains competitive fuel-economy estimates from the Environmental Protective Agency with 19 combined miles per gallon.

In addition to its power and pep, the 2014 Cadillac XTS with the turbocharged V-6 is an elite performer. Equipped with Cadillac's adaptive suspension technology, Magnetic Ride Control, and top performance components like Brembo-branded brakes, Cadillac's flagship sedan is just as capable and enjoyable to drive on I-90 as it is in downtown Chicago.

That new turbocharged V-6 made another appearance in this year's Cadillac lineup in the Cadillac CTS Vsport. Much like it does on the XTS, the turbocharged V-6 takes the CTS' performance to the next level, as the lighter midsize car truly reaches performance car capabilities.

Interested parties can find the new twin-turbo V-6 at Bill Jacobs Cadillac in both the Cadillac XTS and the Cadillac CTS-V. Schedule a test drive in either model at www.billjacobscadillac.com or call the dealership at 815-741-6975 for more information.

Media Contact: Max Jacobs, Bill Jacobs Auto Group, 815-741-6975, [email protected]

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