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2009 Cadillac DTS

At a Glance

Pricing $46,680 - $59,875
Drive Types FWD
Engines 4.6l V8
Transmissions A4
Fuel Economy 15 (city), 22-23 (highway)

Overview Information

The DTS is the last of the FWD-Cadillac models that were the norm before the era of RWD and trucks. The DTS features a 4.6L V-8, and a sub-standard 4-speed automatic. Optional 18" alloy wheels house larger brakes for improved braking power. Other safety enhancements include dual-depth airbags that sense front passenger size and seatbelt usage, and deploy accordingly.

Official Word:

Cadillac DTS extends its heritage of technologically advanced luxury and leading safety into 2011, including the DTS Platinum Edition that adds premium features and special paint options to its hand-crafted elegance. Among the DTS' advanced safety features are Lane Departure Warning and Side Blind Zone Alert. Lane Departure Warning uses a camera to provide visual and audible alerts in the event of an inadvertent lane change. Side Blind Zone Alert extends driver vision, using radar sensors...Read.

Model/Trim/Package Engine MPG VjI Base Price
DTS 4.6l V8 (275-bhp) A4 FWD 15/23/19 $46,680
DTS Luxury 4.6l V8 (275-bhp) A4 FWD 15/23/19 $51,925
DTS Premium 4.6l V8 (275-bhp) A4 FWD 15/23/19 $54,825
DTS Platinum 4.6l V8 (292-bhp) A4 FWD 15/22/18 $59,875