: 2005 STS prices

04-07-04, 11:56 AM
Cadillac Announces Competitive Pricing For 2005 STS

DETROIT - Cadillac today announced that pricing for the all-new 2005 Cadillac STS luxury performance sedan will start at $40,995, including a destination freight charge of $695. The STS will be available in dealerships this fall. Popularly equipped, the V-6 and V-8 models are priced below the segment volume leaders, Mercedes Benz E-Class and the BMW 5-series.

The V-6 model, a 3.6L V-6 VVT engine with Variable Valve Timing (VVT), has 255 horsepower and 252 lb-ft. of torque. The V-8 version, featuring a 4.6L Northstar engine with 320 horsepower and 315 lb-ft. of torque, will start at $47,495 (including DFC of $695).

Both models include standard equipment such as a 5-speed automatic with Driver Shift Control, rear-wheel drive, StabiliTrak Stability Enhancement System, a Bose sound system with CD player, leather seating surfaces, Keyless Access with push button start, Adaptive Remote Start, Panic Brake Assist, and much more.

Other optional features available on the V-6 and V-8 models include memory personalization, a Bose 5.1 Studio Surround System with 15 speakers, Magnetic Ride Control suspension system, Adaptive Cruise Control with four-color reconfigureable head-up display, XM Satellite radio, heated and ventilated seats, 18" polished wheels and DVD Navigation. All-wheel drive will also be available on the V-8 model at start of production.

2005 Cadillac STS Highlights:

Two new engines available: next-generation 4.6L Northstar V-8 VVT with 320 horsepower and 3.6L V-6 VVT with 255 horsepower
RWD and optional AWD available
Dual Mode Magnetic Ride Control suspension system
Bose 5.1 Channel Studio Surround Sound System with 15 speakers
Adaptive Remote Start
Keyless Access with push button start
Heated and Ventilated Seats
Adaptive Cruise Control with four-color reconfigureable head-up display
DVD Navigation with the industry's largest display screen
As the premiere luxury division of General Motors Corp. (NYSE: GM), Cadillac produces bold, standout vehicles such as the XLR convertible luxury roadster, the SRX midsize luxury utility, the CTS entry-level luxury sedan and the new STS luxury performance sedan. In addition to selling the popular DeVille nameplate, Cadillac also manufactures the world's most powerful line-up of SUVs, the Escalade, Escalade ESV and Escalade EXT. More information on Cadillac and its products can be found on media.gm.com/cadillac.

Chuck C
04-07-04, 11:58 AM
beautiful, beautiful

04-07-04, 12:00 PM
seems reasonable.....i think we'll really have a better idea once we know how the options are packaged and priced

04-07-04, 03:51 PM
will that be $100,000.00 CDN, :crying: