About Cadillac Catera
The Cadillac Catera is a four-door luxury sedan with five seats that first appeared in 1994 as the Cadillac LSE concept car. Its manufacturer is Opel Automobile GmbH (General Motors). It can be seen as a rebadged version of the Opel Omega B. It is a brand-new entry-level model for Cadillac. It has been a knock-out product since its launch thanks to its refined classic parts and pleasant interior accessories. The model years of the Cadillac Catera are from 1997 to 2001. It was mainly assembled and produced in Rüsselsheim, Germany (Opel Automobile GmbH).
The Catera is an executive car with an intermediate size in car classification. In the car body style, it is a 4-door sedan, which can accommodate up to 5 passengers. As for the automotive design, the Catera adopts a front-engine and rear-wheel-drive layout, or FR layout. The engine is located at the front of the vehicle and the driven wheels are located in the back area. And in terms of car platform, the Catera shared the General Motors V platform. As a 1997 model, it is sold at a base price of $29,995 (almost $51,800 in 2021).
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When it comes to the detailed data information on dimensions, the wheelbase of the Cadillac Catera measures 107.5 in (2,730 mm). The vehicle is 194.0 in (4,928 mm) in length, 70.3 in (1,786 mm) in width and 56.3 in (1,430 mm) in height. While after the year 1999 when the sports model was offered, the length and the height are moderately enlarged to 192.2 in (4,882 mm) and 56.4 in (1,433 mm) respectively. The curb weight of the Catera is 3,897 lb (1,768 kg).
The Cadillac Catera has long been accredited for its high-quality classic OEM parts and user-friendly driving experience. The vehicle is an excellent combination of smart automotive design and exquisite accessory parts. The engine equipped is a 3.0 L L81 V6. And the transmission is a 4-speed GM 4L30-E automatic one. Also from its comfortable seats to the responsive touchscreen, all the interior parts are bound to provide passengers with a pleasant riding experience. Besides, there are also some optional accessory parts: leather interior, heated seats, Bose premium sound system, CD player combination, etc. The Cadillac Catera will continue to take up a place in the sedan industry.