GM’s Mark Reuss on the 2013 Cadillac ATS on Driving the Nation

GM’s Mark Reuss on the 2013 Cadillac ATS on Driving the Nation

General Motors North America President Mark Reuss took some time to talk to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, www.drivingthenation.com. Reuss talked about the ATS .

Cadillac introduced the 2013 ATS at the 2012 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) as an all-new compact luxury sports sedan intended to challenge the worlds best premium cars. Reuss said that the ATS is developed on an all new lightweight vehicle architecture.  Cadillac will put the ATS on sale this summer.

Is it lighter than it’s competitors?

The Cadillac ATS will have an option of three engines, 2.0-liter turbo direct injection VVT, 2.5-liter inline-4 direct injection VVT, 3.6-liter V-6 direct injection VVT. A diesel variant, and a manual transmission will also be available.

About the Author:

Lou Ann Hammond is the CEO of Carlist and Driving the Nation. She is the co-host of Real Wheels Washington Post carchat every Friday morning and is the Automotive, energy correspondent for The John Batchelor Show and a Contributor to Automotive Electronics magazine headquartered in Korea. Hammond is a member of the North American Car and Truck of the Year (NACTOY), Women's World Car of the Year (WWCOTY), and the Concept Car of the Year.