Cadillac’s just discharged pictures and information on its most up to date European offering: the BLS wagon. Gotten from the Saab 9-3, the BLS tries hard to separate itself as a Cadillac, with restyled headlamps, belt and grille. In the back the rear end gets a meager wrinkle down the middle, while the taillights embrace a comparative Caddy-driven outline.
The BLS Wagon additionally includes gem like headlamps, haze lights coordinated into the body-shaded guard and a wide air admission underneath the grille. A slender chrome strip keeps running at the edge windows and the most recent LED innovation is utilized as a part of the middle high-mounted stop light, which is conspicuously situated in the back spoiler. Vertical taillamps, another Cadillac trademark, assume a noticeable part in characterizing the rich back extents of the BLS Wagon.
The BLS Wagon inside is highlighted by a three-talked cowhide guiding haggle simple check in the middle stack. The roundabout instruments have white numerals and red needles on a dark foundation. Adaptability and flexibility characterize the back seats and freight zone, which are intended to bolster a wide assortment of extravagance and relaxation interests.
Best in class infotainment frameworks incorporate fantastic sound units from American sound pro Bose, among others; a DVD route framework with touch-screen operation; a Bluetooth-empowered PDA framework with a without hands pack; and remote controls on the directing wheel.
The case, which highlights MacPherson struts in front and a four-join back hub, is intended to give the readiness clients anticipate from an extravagance wagon. The frame tuning guarantees dynamic taking care of execution without trading off solace and load limit.
The front-wheel-drive BLS Wagon is offered with a turbo-diesel and three turbocharged fuel motors. The 1.9L four-barrel diesel motor, with normal rail direct-infusion innovation, is fitted with an upkeep free particulate channel and conveys 110 kW (150 hp) of force. The scope of gas motors incorporates two 2.0L four-barrel renditions (129 kW/175 hp and 154 kW/210 hp), and a cutting edge, 2.8L V-6 (188 kW/255 hp) that elements a twin-scroll turbocharger and variable staging of the admission camshafts.
The BLS Wagon offers six-speed manual transmissions and five-or six-speed programmed transmissions, contingent upon motor. For BLS models outfitted with a programmed transmission, a standard Sport Mode catch permits the driver to choose a sportier transmission shift design.
|body type||4/5 seater estate/station wagon|
|number of doors||5|
|dimensions & weights|
|kerb weight||1635 kg||3605 lb|
|fuel tank capacity||58 litres||12.8 UK Gal||15.3 US Gal|
|engine type||turbocharged petrol|
|cylinders||V 6 in 60° vee|
(170.378 cu in)
|bore × stroke||89 × 74.8 mm
3.5 × 2.94 in
|double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
24 valves in total
|maximum power output||255 PS (251.5 bhp) (188 kW)
at 5500 rpm
|specific output||90.1 bhp/litre
1.48 bhp/cu in
|maximum torque||350 Nm (258 ft·lb) (35.7 kgm)
at 1800-4500 rpm
|specific torque||125.36 Nm/litre
|bmep (brake mean effective pressure)||1575.3 kPa (228.5 psi)|
|unitary capacity||465.33 cc|
|acceleration 0-100km/h||8 s|
|maximum speed||240 km/h (149 mph)|
|power-to-weight ratio||155.96 PS/g
|weight-to-power ratio||8.72 kg/kW
|fuel consumption||11.5/6.5/8.3 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined|
|universal consumption (calculated from the above)|
|litres per 100km||11.5/6.5/8.3 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined|
|km per litre||8.7/15.4/12.0 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined|
|uk mpg||24.6/43.5/34.0 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined|
|us mpg||20.5/36.2/28.3 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined|
|carbon dioxide emissions||274.0 g/km|
|ved band (uk)||M|
|drive wheels||front wheel drive|
|steering||rack & pinion PAS|
|wheel size front||7½ x 17|
|wheel size rear||7½ x 17|
|tyres front||235/45 R 17|
|tyres rear||235/45 R 17|
|gearbox||6 speed automatic|
Cadillac BLS Wagon 2007 Design Interior Exterior