2022 Cadillac CT5-V Blackwing Price, Specs, Release Date, & More


The 2022 Cadillac CT5-V Blackwing is making its way to Cadillac dealerships this summer, and it will blow away any and all of your expectations. This new Cadillac is the most powerful CT5 the company has ever made. It is ferociously powerful yet also makes sense for any daily drive. The new Cadillac CT5-V Blackwing will be the last gas-powered model in the V-Series, so the brand is going out with a bang. Get ready for upgraded style, an engine that will shake the ground beneath you, and a ton of exciting features. What does Blackwing mean? Cadillac defines this nameplate as "the pinnacle of Cadillac performance." Learn more about the 2022 Cadillac CT5-V Blackwing specs right here, and try to get through the page without your heart rate rising with anticipation.

The 2022 Cadillac CT5-V Blackwing: Interior

A variety of race-inspired and unique elements will surround the cabin of this exciting vehicle. Equip your speedster with Torch Red seat belts and carbon-fiber accented front seating. These seats optimize the ergonomics of your positioning to provide maximum support during thrilling rides and maneuvering. Your steering wheel will come with a red stripe at the top along with a number plate, so you know the exact identification of your Blackwing vehicle.

A 12-inch, reconfigurable HD digital gauge cluster comes with built-in video and a Performance Data Recorder to help you keep track of your awe-inspiring stats. The cockpit itself is very driver-centric and combines the look of luxury on any Cadillac vehicle with the performance-inspired elements you desire.

There are three different options for your seating that are all crafted with care and excellence in mind. At the top level, your front seating comes with Mulan and Opus Semi-Aniline leather with beautiful quilting throughout. The interiors are all masterpieces. All options come with heated seating, ventilated seating, and massaging front seats. Technology, luxury, and superior craftsmanship make this cabin better than ever.

The 2022 Cadillac CT5-V Blackwing: Exterior

Although any of our previous CT5-V models or used cars will come with a handsome design, the 2022 Cadillac CT5-V Blackwing has upgrades that will make people stop and stare. Even the small details are improved. The forged aluminum wheels are paired with high-performance, low-profile tires that make your drive look and feel good. They are stiffer than prior models, which helps to reduce road noise and gives you increased efficiency on the track.

The exterior design on the 2022 Cadillac CT5-V Blackwing is both elegant and handsome. The long, low, and sleek proportions give you increased functionality and improved aerodynamics. It is understated yet riveting. The specific design elements help direct airflow, and the mesh grille helps direct the air to the cooler and ducts. A front splitter and rear spoiler work together to increase traction and reduce lift. Each 2022 Cadillac CT5-V Blackwing is hand crafted and built to perfection.

Choose between ten striking 2022 Cadillac CT5-V Blackwing colors to coat your Cadillac masterpiece:

  • Summit White
  • Infrared Tintcoat
  • Black Raven
  • Rift Metallic
  • Electric Blue
  • Wave Metallic
  • Satin Steel Metallic
  • Blaze Orange Metallic
  • Dark Emerald Matte
  • Shadow Metallic

2022 Cadillac CT5-V Blackwing: Earth-Shaking Performance

Hold on tight. The 2022 Cadillac CT5-V Blackwing power specs are out of this world. The 2022 Cadillac CT5-V Blackwing is the most powerful Cadillac ever that is offered with a manual transmission. Under the hood, you will find a 6.2L V8 supercharged engine. This bad boy produces a heart-stopping 668 horsepower and 659 pound-feet of torque. You read that right. The engine is strapped to a six-speed Tremec TR6060 gearbox that is borrowed from the Camaro. Shoot to thrill as you can get from zero to 60MPH in just 3.7 seconds. If you really want to take this rocket for a spin, head to the nearest track and enjoy a top speed of over 200 MPH. This isn't your typical sports car. It goes way beyond the norm. If you have any questions about making the most of your track performance, talk to the experts in our service center.

2022 Cadillac CT5-V Blackwing: Exciting Specs

In addition to the mighty engine, there are tons of other specs that give the 2022 Cadillac CT5-V Blackwing its superior power. You will get Brembo brand four-piston rear and six-piston front calipers that come in a variety of colors. Performance is also enhanced by an electronic limited-slip differential, rear-differential coolers, adjustable magnetorheological shocks, and Michelin Pilot Sport tires.

On the inside, take advantage of your head-up display, a 15-speaker AKG sound system, wireless smartphone connectivity, safety technology, Super Cruise automated driving, and much more. This vehicle leaves you enjoying everything and wanting nothing more. It's all at your fingertips.

FAQs About the 2022 Cadillac CT5-V Blackwing

When is the 2022 Cadillac CT5-V Blackwing release date?

The 2022 Cadillac CT5-V Blackwing is expected to hit dealerships in the summer of 2021. You can get ahead of the game and make a reservation with our dealership now by calling or emailing us. As soon as we have them on our lot, you can visit us to take one of these super vehicles for a test drive. The first 250 Blackwing models can be reserved through Cadillac and will be identified on the steering wheel. Make sure to get yours, as this will be the last gas-powered iteration of this model.

How much will the 2022 Cadillac CT5-V Blackwing cost?

The 2022 Cadillac CT5-V Blackwing price is a large bump from the regular CT5-V models. But that is because of the insane specs you get for the vehicle. The starting MSRP is $84,990.1 Your price will vary depending on which elements you choose for your interior and other aspects.

What engine is in the Cadillac CT5-V Blackwing?

The engine on this 2022 model could be one of the best parts of this vehicle. You will get a 6.2L V8 engine that provides over 660 horsepower. We highly recommend going with the manual transmission to take advantage of all this engine can offer you. Power and acceleration are no issues for this car.

Get the Best With Jim Ellis Cadillac

If you are anything like our Cadillac enthusiasts, you are jumping out of your skin in anticipation of the 2022 Cadillac CT5-V Blackwing. When the time is here, we hope you will visit us to take advantage of our new car specials and secure your sports car. Please call or visit us if you have any questions about this upcoming model.

1MSRP excludes tax, title, license, dealer fees and optional equipment. See dealer for details.

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