(4.6) 41 reviews
MSRP: $3,228$11,824
Body Style: Sedan
Combined MPG: 20-21
Engine: 275-hp, 4.6-liter V-8 (regular gas)
Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
Transmission: 4-speed automatic w/OD
2006 Cadillac DTS

Our Take on the 2006 Cadillac DTS

Our Take

Over the past few years, Cadillac has been removing one old nameplate after another: Eldorado, Seville and now DeVille. All have been consigned to the dustbin, at least for now, as Cadillac seeks a new audience with three-letter model designations.For 2006, a new front-wheel-drive sedan called th... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Pending further review

Notable Features

  • New for 2006
  • Choice of two Northstar V-8s
  • Six standard airbags
  • Seating for five or six


Our Expert Reviews

As I was motivatin' over the hill, I saw Maybelline in a Coup DeVille.''Maybelline" Chuck Berry's Maybelline is of a certain age now and her DeVille is history, replaced by the 2006 Cadillac DTS.And unlike the scenario in the song, an old V-8 Ford would not catch this newest Cadillac -- not with 275 horsepower echoing from a 4.6-liter V-8. The car also has electronic stabili... Read full review for the 2006 Cadillac DTS

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Consumer Reviews


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A Great Car

by Caddy man from Jackson, Tn on March 21, 2010

Good room for a guy over 6 ft. Sits comfortably. Drives easily. I hear more road noise than I did in my Mercedez. Cruise control does not govern speed downhill, have to use breaks. Otherwise, comfort ... Read Full Review

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Trims Explained

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