Car Bazar Names Cadillac ATS
December 27, 2013
The Entry Luxury Sedan of the Year
Yusuf A. Alghanim & Sons is once again proud to announce that Cadillac ATS – the brand’s entry into the world’s most significant luxury compact car segment – was named the Entry Luxury Sedan of the Year at the 2013 Dubai International Motor Show by the leading regional automotive magazine, Car Bazar.
“We are incredibly proud to have received such high recognition,” said Maurice Williams, President and Managing Director of General Motors Middle East. “The Cadillac ATS is able to challenge the world’s best compact luxury cars. This accolade is without doubt, further testament to the vehicle’s incredible roster of revolutionary features.”
The Cadillac ATS –Powered by 3.6 liter ,V6 engine & 321 horsepower- boasts a sophisticated driving experience, enhanced with Cadillac CUE – a comprehensive, in-vehicle user experience that merges intuitive design with industry-first controls and commands for information and media data.
Developed on all-new, lightweight rear-drive architecture, the ATS reflects a new expression of Cadillac’s Art & Science execution philosophy, centered on a foundation of driving dynamics and mass efficiency. It is the most agile and lightweight Cadillac, with one of the lowest curb weights in the segment – 1,504 kg on the 2.5L I4.
Bazar Award was the latest chapter of Cadillac ATS’s ongoing story of success, as the car was recently also named the Best Executive Sedan in the 2013 Middle East Motor Awards, 2013 North American Car of the Year, Esquire Car of the Year, Popular Mechanics Automotive Excellence Award, and the Motor Press Guild’s Car of the Year.