(4.7) 21 reviews
MSRP: $1,504$14,368
Body Style: Sedan
Combined MPG: 17
Engine: 469-hp, 4.4-liter V-8 (premium)
Drivetrain: Rear-wheel Drive
Transmission: 6-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual
2006 Cadillac STS

Our Take on the 2006 Cadillac STS

Our Take

What We Don't Like

  • Ride comfort with Magnetic Ride Control
  • Over-left-shoulder visibility
  • Price with V-8 and AWD

Notable Features

  • RWD or AWD
  • V-6 or Northstar V-8
  • New supercharged STS-V model
  • Six airbags
  • Numerous standard and optional technical features


Our Expert Reviews

ANN ARBOR -- Over pizza and pop one night in the late '90s, John Smith, Cadillac's then-general manager, shared his vision for the brand: A new and distinctive family look that would tie Cadillac's disparate product portfolio closer together, topped by an exclusive series of limited-edition performance models that would rival Europe's best.The culmination of that dream is th... Read full review for the 2006 Cadillac STS

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Consumer Reviews


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Pleasure to drive

by Shoppegirl from Jackson on April 9, 2012

I can't find anything I don't like about this car. The ride is like riding on a cloud and comfortable. It's a pleasure to drive again. Can't wait to jump in my car and go.

1 Trim Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up.

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There are currently 4 recalls for this car.

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