Cadillac had been wanting in on the luxurious sport sedan recreation for years. Vehicles just like the Deville DTS, and he who shall not be named Cimmaron, have been jokes in comparison with what manufacturers like Audi, BMW and new gamers like Lexus and Acura have been doing. Years earlier than something prefer it went into manufacturing, Cadillac was taking a look at prototypes of one thing known as the Luxurious Sports activities Sedan or LSS. Sources advised MotorWeek that GM was taking a look at designing the sedan with parts developed by Lotus and that the sedan can be powered by a 32-valve V8 engine.
Whereas we did have the rebadged Opel Cadillac Catera within the late Nineteen Nineties, it will be years earlier than GM gave Cadillac a correct sports activities sedan within the CTS/ATS/CT5/CT4 sedans.