The first episode of Cadillac’s marketing campaign for the ATS takes place in Patagonia, home to some of the most unforgiving winds on earth. It just so happens to also be a great place to test the all-new Cadillac ATS’ advanced aerodynamics, given the substantial crosswinds and headwinds.
The crew set out a goal to average 90 MPH down a 3-mile stretch of a straight gravel road at nearly double the speed of the wind:
Thanks to the ATS’ advanced aerodynamics, it tools 1 minute 54 seconds of steady driving, in the extremely windy conditions. The numbers? Average speed was 94.8 MPH and top wind speed was a whopping 48.1 MPH.