The 2023 Cadillac CT5 will introduce the fourth model year for the luxury four-door nameplate, ushering in only a handful of changes as compared to the preceding 2022 model year. Now, GM Authority has learned when production of the 2023 Cadillac CT5 is scheduled to begin.
According to GM Authority sources, the start of regular production for the 2023 Cadillac CT5 is slated to kick off on July 11th, 2022. Production will once again take place at the GM Lansing Grand River plant in Michigan.
Compared to the preceding 2022 model year, the 2023 Cadillac CT5 introduces only a handful of changes and updates, including deletion of five exterior paint options, namely Diamond Sky Metallic, Satin Steel Metallic, Shadow Metallic, Garnet Metallic, and Infrared Tintcoat. Three new colors will be introduced as well, specifically Radiant Red Tintcoat, Argent Silver Metallic, and Midnight Steel Metallic. Additionally, the 2023 Cadillac CT5 will not be offered with the Diamond Sky Special Edition Package.
With regard to the high-performance 2023 Cadillac CT5-V Blackwing, four paint options will be deleted from the options list, specifically Satin Steel Metallic, Shadow Metallic, Infrared Tintcoat, and Dark Emerald Frost. New hues will include Radiant Red Tintcoat, Argent Silver Metallic, Midnight Steel Metallic, and, in limited quantities, Maverick Noir Frost.
As a reminder, the Cadillac CT5 is available with three engine options, including the turbocharged 2.0L I4 LSY gasoline engine, rated at 237 horsepower and 258 pound-feet of torque, as well as the twin-turbo 3.0L V6 LGY gasoline engine, rated at 335 horsepower and 405 pound-feet of torque (or 360 horsepower in the CT5-V). Performance enthusiasts can also get the supercharged 6.2L V8 LT4 gasoline engine, rated at 668 horsepower and 659 pound-feet of torque, in the CT5-V Blackwing. Under the body panels, the Cadillac CT5 rides on the Alpha 2 platform.