If it’s modern performance with a Cadillac badge that you’re after, the 2023 Cadillac CT5-V Blackwing certainly fits the bill, offering a supercharged dose of adrenaline paired with oodles of backside coddling. Notably, there are several examples of the 2023 Cadillac CT5-V Blackwing 120th Anniversary Edition still available at dealers.
GM Authority was able to identify at least three individual examples of the 2023 Cadillac CT5-V Blackwing still available at dealers. These include an example in Summit White with a Jet Black interior on offer from Hendrick Cadillac in Cary, North Carolina, listed at $132,029, an example in Summit White with a Jet Black interior on offer from Classic Cadillac in Atlanta, Georgia, listed at $141,035, and an example in Midnight Steel Metallic with a Sky Cool Gray interior on offer from Ed Morse Cadillac Delray in Delray Beach, Florida, listed at $136,595.
The first example of the 2023 Cadillac CT5-V Blackwing 120th Anniversary fetched $250,000 at the Barrett-Jackson Palm Beach auction in April 2022.
For those readers who may be unaware, the 120th Anniversary package is tagged with RPO code ABQ and adds an extra $10,000 to the Cadillac CT5-V Blackwing’s price tag. The package includes:
- Commemorative sill plates
- B-pillar builder plate
- Unique commemorative shifter medallion (with 6-speed manual transmission only)
- VIN Serialization of commemorative year between 1902 and 2022
Ordering the 2023 Cadillac CT5-V Blackwing with the 120th Anniversary package required choosing the Enclosed shipping carrier option, which is tagged with RPO code XES and cost $3,400. Interestingly, two of the models listed above appear to include the new Blackwing decklid badge, which complements the V-Series badge installed on the passenger’s side of the decklid to proudly display the Blackwing designation, lest anyone doubt.
As a reminder, the 2023 Cadillac CT5-V Blackwing is equipped with the supercharged 6.2L V8 LT4 gasoline engine engine, which is rated at 668 horsepower and 659 pound-feet of torque. Under the body, the Cadillac CT5-V Blackwing rides on the GM Alpha 2 platform, while production takes place at the GM Lansing Grand River plant in Michigan.