2013 Cadillac ATS Four-Cylinder Nets 22/33 EPA Rating

Stephen Elmer
by Stephen Elmer
A new 30-second spot previewing the upcoming 2013 Cadillac ATS will air on the U.S. television broadcast of the Super Bowl this Sunday. The spot showcases actual testing footage of the car, Cadillac's entry into the super-competitive compact luxury segment.

Cadillac released its new ATS at the 2012 Detroit Auto Show, and now the first official fuel mileage ratings are in for the non-turbo 2.5-liter four cylinder, coming in at 22 mpg city and 33 mpg highway.

The ATS gets three engine choices, the small 2.5-liter four-cylinder that makes 200 hp, the same 2.5 with a turbo that puts out 270 hp, and a 3.6L V6 making 318 hp.

When compared to the ATS’s competitors, these fuel numbers don’t quite stack up. For example, the new BMW 328i gets EPA ratings of 23/33, and offers 240 hp and 255 lb-ft.

Stephen Elmer
Stephen Elmer

Stephen covers all of the day-to-day events of the industry as the News Editor at AutoGuide, along with being the AG truck expert. His truck knowledge comes from working long days on the woodlot with pickups and driving straight trucks professionally. When not at his desk, Steve can be found playing his bass or riding his snowmobile or Sea-Doo. Find Stephen on <A title="@Selmer07 on Twitter" href="http://www.twitter.com/selmer07">Twitter</A> and <A title="Stephen on Google+" href="http://plus.google.com/117833131531784822251?rel=author">Google+</A>

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  • Jeffrey Jeffrey on Jul 11, 2012

    Sadly the real winner is the BMW 320D 4 cyl that gets over 50 mpg yet america doesn't want they say

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