NEW FOR 2010:

– Exterior colours: Vanilla Latte and Tuscan Bronze ChromaFlair added

For 2010, the Cadillac DTS is unchanged, save for two new exterior colours.

The DTS uses two versions of a 4.6-litre V8, mated to a four-speed automatic transmission. On the DTS, the engine makes 275 horsepower; it can be optioned to a version that makes 292 horsepower, which is standard on the DTS Platinum. There is also a long-wheelbase DTS-L, primarily for limousine use, which uses the more powerful engine.

Features on the DTS 1SA include 17-inch alloy wheels, dual-zone automatic climate control, fog lamps, front cornering lights, heated mirrors with integrated turn signals, variable intermittent wipers, cruise control, floor mats, driver information centre, tire pressure monitoring system, auto-dimming rearview mirror with compass, illuminated vanity mirrors, power windows with front express up/down and rear express down, simulated Bubinga wood accents, eight-way power leather seats, fixed rear seat with pass-through, CD/MP3 stereo with auxiliary input and XM satellite radio, speed-sensitive variable-assist steering, automatic xenon headlamps, keyless remote, and OnStar with Turn by Turn Navigation plan.

The 1SC adds tri-zone automatic climate control, heated and cooled front seats, power sunroof, heated rear outboard seats, heated leather steering wheel, front and rear parking assist, Bluetooth connectivity, and garage door opener.

The 1SD adds front seat massaging power lumbar, cargo net and trunk floor mats, real Walnut Burl wood trim, height-adjustable rear seat head restraints, rear seat four-way power lumbar, power-folding mirrors, power tilt and telescopic steering column, body colour front grille, Intellibeam headlamps, and eight-speaker Bose premium stereo.

The DTS Platinum adds 18-inch chromed wheels, magnetic ride control, Tuscany full leather upholstery, driver’s side memory, leather instrument panel top pad, sunroof, LED foot well lighting, heated leather-wrapped and wood wheel, illuminated door sill badges, and navigation system.

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