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Cadillac CTS available at Cavender Cadillac

SAN ANTONIO, March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- In the second decade of the 21st Century, Cadillac has reaffirmed itself as one of the main arbiters of automotive style and performance in the globally challenging luxury sedan class of vehicles. Over the years the team of designers have retooled, redesigned and rehabbed the Cadillac CTS line of vehicles into the world-class machines they are today. After learning the news that leading automotive magazine "Motor Trend" named the 2014 Motor Trend Car of the Year, the online research department at Cavender Cadillac decided to pit the 2014 Cadillac CTS vs. the 2014 BMW 5 series. In the interest of fairness to all parties, they specifically chose the BMW 528i to base the comparisons from.

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There little doubt that both cars could easily be grouped into an elite class of some of the most handsome vehicles ever produced. Each one has a design aesthetic that accomplishes the same goal by taking to different paths. Where the BMW 528i is graceful, with flowing lines; the 2014 CTS is very angular and aggressive, with a look that makes it seem ready to leap into motion at any given second. Maneuverability is one element that Cadillac engineers were focused on when building the new CTS.

By using the latest in magnetic ride control technology, the CTS is smooth in and out of curves. Some independent reviews have scored the CTS over the BMW 5 Series in this particular metric. Powering the two vehicles are very similar engines. Each vehicles has their own version of a turbocharged 2.0-liter, four-cylinder engine. The difference becomes stark in the top-end outputs of the motors. The 2014 CTS will reach 272 horsepower whereas the 2014 528i maxes out at just over 240 horsepower. Naturally this is going to have repercussions in terms of on road performance.

The entire Cavender Cadillac inventory can be viewed at www.cavendercadillac.com. The showroom is located at 801 Broadway, San Antonio, TX 78215. Anyone with questions about the availability of the 2014 Cadillac CTS or is curious about the 2015 Cadillac Escalade should call 210-226-7221.

Media Contact: Roland Perez, Cavender Cadillac, 210-226-7221, [email protected]

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