, CTS, and XTS are "replaced" by the CT5**
their entry-level ATS Really gets replaced by
a smaller sedan to take on the A3 and CLA
** I wonder if the CT5 will be closer in size to a 3er or 5er?
just thought, since the "CT-minus" is targeting A3/CLA,
That^ means it'll be FRONTwd, right??
"Cadillac is developing a car that would fit below the ATS, de Nysschen said, declining to put a time frame on its arrival.
Unlike the front-wheel-drive layout of the CLA — which is less expensive to develop and typically allows for more interior space — Cadillac plans to build its future entry-level sedan on the same rwd platform that underpins the ATS, codenamed Alpha.
"The cost and packaging advantages of front-wheel drive are appealing. But Cadillac is the challenger brand," de Nysschen said. "We want to build our reputation as a purveyor of high-performance drivers' cars … so it's better that we do it off a rear-wheel drive architecture." "