This is the first time we have seen the ATS-V without heavy body cladding, allowing us our best look yet at the upcoming car. The front end has been made more aggressive thanks to a much larger lower intake along with a chin spoiler. A Buick-like grille with vertical bars is also seen on the front of the car, though GM has been fitting its prototypes with fake grilles lately.
Wider fenders, a lower ride height and a hood scoop are also seen on this prototype, all hinting at its go-fast nature. Also fitted are wide low-profile tires and larger brake calipers to make sure that the ATS-V can handle all the power from its twin-turbo engine.
That engine is expected to be the 3.6L twin-turbo V6 found in the XTS and CTS Vsport models, where it makes 410 hp and 420 hp respectively.
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