Cadillac BLS is premium four-door mid-size sedan of class. This front-wheel drive car is worked out especially for the European market. At the moment it is the smallest member of the family Cadillac. He is built on the same platform, what models of Saab 9-3 and Opel Vectra, however appeared hardly larger than the European colleagues are his overall sizes (4680 mm in length, 1750 mm breadthways and a 1449 mm in a height). For a certificate: BLS weighs one and a half tons. The debut of car took place in 2005 on a motor show in Frankfurt.
The design of Cadillac BLS was developed by an international command under the direction of vice-president GM on a design Ed Welburn. A car has laconic clear lines, wedge-shaped body and elegant interior. Verticals front and back parts of basket - line of chrome-plated V- of vivid radiator grate - visiting-card of brand of Cadillac - recur in the outlines of lid of luggage rack. The large sides of basket create feeling of power and reliability.
Crystal headlights and elegant fog mounted in a front bumper complement a picture. The central stop-light executed on light-emitting-diode technology is located on the lid of luggage rack and comes forward for the sizes of basket. Except the direct setting, he also acts part spoiler.
To the modern informatively-entertaining systems BLS behave:
high-quality sound from the American company Bose - confessed specialist in the field of Â«hi-fiÂ», Touch Screen for a management by the side systems, DVD- record player and, certainly, Bluetooth, that will help to hold connection by means of connection of the side systems with your mobile telephone.
For Cadillac BLS three petrol turbo engines are accessible. It is two 2,0-with a capacity of one the L. four-cylinder aggregates (with power 175 and 210 hp), and also hi-tech six-cylinder engine with the swept volume 2,8 L., developing maximal power of 255 hp. He is equipped by a turbo-compressor and system of change of phases of gas distribution. This power aggregate with striking lightness disperses Cadillac BLS from 0 to 100 km/h only for 6,7 seconds.
From a base car BLS Sport will differ in more subzero and hard pendant, by the presence of the one 18-inch wheeled disks with low-profile tires and special finishing of interior in sporting style. Wooden insertions gave place to the protective straps from a bright-polished aluminum, and a regular steering wheel was substituted by more Â«sportingÂ».