Cadillac Unveils New 4.2, Twin-Turbocharged V8 Engine
March 22, 2018—On Wednesday, Cadillac unveiled the new CT6 V-Sport with a new 4.2-liter, twin-turbocharged V8 engine, reported Business Insider.
The new turbochargers on Cadillac's new V8 sit in the valley between the two banks of cylinders in a "hot V" configuration. According to Cadillac, this layout virtually eliminates turbo lag and helps the engine fit into smaller spaces, according to the report.
The new V8 will be paired with a 10-speed automatic transmission, a mechanical limited-slip rear differential, and V-Sport tuned suspension.
In addition, the CT6 V-Sport will feature Cadillac's trick Magnetic Ride Control adaptive suspension, massive 19-inch Brembo brakes, and a V-Sport active exhaust.