Best Bet
  • (4.7) 35 reviews
  • MSRP: N/A
  • Body Style: Sedan
  • Combined MPG: 19
  • Engine: 400-hp, 5.7-liter V-8 (premium)
  • Drivetrain: Rear-wheel Drive
  • Transmission: 6-speed manual w/OD
2005 Cadillac CTS

Our Take on the Latest Model 2005 Cadillac CTS

What We Don't Like

  • Control layout
  • Unconventional sharp-edged styling
  • Less refined than European sedans

Notable Features

  • 255-hp, 3.6-liter V-6 (CTS)
  • New 210-hp entry-level model (CTS)
  • Ultra-performance 400-hp CTS-V
  • Chiseled styling theme
  • Six airbags

Consumer Reviews


Average based on 35 reviews

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Quality car!

by Biglaze from Jacksonville on September 6, 2017

This car is the epitome of performance and value. It has great handling, gas mileage, and it never breaks down as long as u take care of it.

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1 Trim Available

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2005 Cadillac CTS Safety Ratings

Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 7 recalls for this car.

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Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,800 per year.

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