The 2022 Cadillac CT5-V Blackwing is nothing short of the ultimate track-ready Caddy, offering supercharged performance and muscle-bound style, all without forgoing any of the luxury expected of the Cadillac crest. Now, potential customers and curious fans can spec theirs to taste using the official 2022 Cadillac CT5-V Blackwing online configurator.
Found at Cadillac.com, the 2022 Cadillac CT5-V Blackwing online configurator lists ten available exterior paint colors, eight of which are Premium colors offered at an extra cost. There’s also six available interior color and material options.
The packages are quite tempting as well, and include two Carbon Fiber Packages that add a host of tasty composite exterior bits to the four-door. There’s also the Driver Assist Package, the Parking Assist Package, and the Interior Protection Package on offer.
Further optional equipment includes several 19-inch wheel designs and the Carbon Ceramic Brakes package, the latter of which replaces the standard cast-iron brakes with new lightweight components that reduce unsprung mass at all four corners.
The suspension spec includes fourth-generation Magnetic Ride Control, with stiffer spring rates, unique hollow stabilizer bars, enhanced shock tower braces, and higher-rate bushings, all of which are intended to provide an optimized balance between everyday comfort on the street, and control on the track. Under the skin, the 2022 Cadillac CT5-V Blackwing rides on the Alpha II rear-wheel drive architecture.
Standard spec in the 2022 Cadillac CT5-V Blackwing includes the supercharged 6.2L V8 LT4, which produces a very healthy 668 horsepower and 659 pound-feet of torque. The V8 connects to either a six-speed manual, or, as an available option, a 10-speed automatic. Both transmissions route power exclusively to the rear wheels.
Pricing for the 2022 Cadillac CT5-V Blackwing starts at $84,990, while the 10-speed automatic bumps that up to $88,165. Both prices listed exclude tax, title, license, dealer fees, and optional equipment.