Boosters of domestic cars have been waiting years for Cadillacs to win awards, and the 2018 CTS is a worthy recipient. The definition of automotive luxury has shifted many times over the decades, and Cadillac’s former reputation for providing an overstuffed and purely plush version has seemed out of step with the current tailored and firm definition. The German manufacturers seemed to embody the sporty, taut ideal in automobiles, while Cadillac sadly lagged behind as “an old man’s car.”
Whatever impression lingers, the reality is that today's CTS is every bit a modern, sporty, premium luxury sedan, ready to compete at the highest levels. Let’s explore 10 reasons it won the AutoWeb Buyer’s Choice Best Luxury Car Award.