LA Live - Cadillac ATS-V.R

Nov 21, 2014 - 3:45am IST | ,  ,   | Shrawan Raja

Can make 600 bhp and 704 Nm of torque.

Set to enter the racing circuit next year, the Cadillac ATS-V.R has made its debut at the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show. It sports an aerodynamic body kit that gives it a different front fascia, a carbon fiber front splitter and carbon fiber canards.

Cadillac ATS-V.R front at the 2014 Los Angeles Motor Show

The side skirts (also made from carbon fiber), corner-mounted dive planes, a big rear wing, full-length underbody tray, a sideward exhaust and 18-inch BBS wheels with racing tires are the other external features.

Cadillac ATS-V.R front three quarters at the 2014 Los Angeles Motor Show

The car is driven by a 3.6-liter bi-turbo V6 engine that is mounted with larger BorgWarner turbochargers, higher capacity intercoolers, a carbon fiber air intake and a different engine management system. Credit to these alterations, the car develops 600 bhp and 704 Nm of torque. The engine block and head is made using aluminium.

Cadillac ATS-V.R side at the 2014 Los Angeles Motor Show

Other features come as a roll cage, traction control, Brembo brakes, limited slip differential and a six-speed sequential transmission with paddle shifters.

Cadillac ATS-V.R rear three quarters at the 2014 Los Angeles Motor Show

You can get more info from the press release below the gallery.

Cadillac ATS-V.R introduced - Press Release

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