Will Cadillac share the Blackwing engine with different manufacturers?
"On my corpse," says Cadillac President Steve Carlisle.
The Blackwing is the twin-turbocharged four.2-liter V -Eight within the Cadillac CT6-V in addition to within the Premium Premium CT6 high trim. Within the V mannequin, it pumps 550 horsepower and 627 lb-ft of torque. It’s related to a 10-speed automated transmission.
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That is the primary CT6-V within the vary and its run is proscribed. The primary 275 had been offered in two hours. We have now now discovered that Cadillac has made some setbacks, so just a few extra can be accessible, however Carlisle doesn’t say how a lot, as a result of the quantity has not been determined but. It additionally doesn’t say when they are going to be supplied to potential patrons.
The Blackwing engine is manufactured in Bowling Inexperienced, Kentucky, and can be anticipated to equip the higher trim ranges of the subsequent technology of Escalade, which is predicted to be mannequin 2021 subsequent 12 months. There can be No Blackwing emblem or badges on the surface of the autos.
There was speak of pondering that Blackwing may find yourself in a Corvette.