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Cadillac CTS – Speedometer Challenges

OK, from a product planner’s perspective, VehicleVocie can figure out how this happened with the Cadillac CTS speedo in Britain, but it’s hard to believe for a car that has a claimed top speed of 145MPH from its 3.6L 257HP V6.

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Didn’t feel like the V6 would go 260 MPH!
What are your thoughts?


  • Brandon Banks| February 28, 2007 at 11:28 am

    The speedometer doesn’t say much about the vehicle. Yes, the CTS has some ponies under the hood but I would give a million dollars to see it hit 200

  • Daniel Hall| September 5, 2006 at 3:49 pm

    I think it would be interesting to research how the speedometer effects people’s perception of vehicle performance. More than a few times I’ve heard people say, “Well the speedometer goes up to 160 mile per hour!”
    If that ain’t proof or a race-bred vehicle, I don’t know what is!

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