Cadillac XLR alternatives
Latest model: Cadillac XLRV 2006
The 2006 Cadillac XLR-V ultra-luxury, high-performance roadster sets new standards in performance, performance and personal amenities, combining distinctive, bold look-and-feel with contemporary luxury, ingenious technology and rear-wheel drive performance.
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At the heart of the Cadillac XLR-V is the new, 4. 4L version of the Northstar motor outfitted with a positive displacement intercooled supercharger. The Northstar V-8 SC (supercharged), which also powers the STS-V, produces 443 horsepower (330 kw) at 6400 rpm and 414 lb. -ft. (561 Nm) torque at 3900 rpm (SAE certified*). The engine's performance is underscored by its ability to deliver 90 percent of its peak torque between 2200 and 6000 rpm. The motor also features variable valve timing, enabling impressive top-end performance while maintaining the refinement and class associated with a luxury marque. The motor is mated to the all-new Hydra-matic 6L80 six-speed automatic transmission.
The 6L80 is one of the most technologically advanced automatic transmissions in the market, using clutch-to-clutch operation and an advanced integrated 32-bit transmission controller to deliver smooth, precise shifts. additionally, a wide 6. 04:1 overall ratio spread enhances performance and fuel efficiency.
The 6L80 also incorporates a host of advanced driving enhancement features, including advanced Performance Algorithm Shifting (PAS), Performance Algorithm Liftfoot (PAL), and Driver Shift Control (DSC).