What Does CTS Stand for in Cadillac CTS?

by Nanette Delaney Burton

Owned by General Motors, the Cadillac brand of cars has always been associated with luxury, style and comfort. Cadillac releases new models periodically to meet customer demand. The CTS models were first released in 2003.

A Younger Cadillac

Cadillac CTS models attracted the new generation of car buyers with its trendy specifications and new look, according to the NewCar website.

A Luxury Sports Car

CTS models are sportier and slightly smaller than the standard Cadillac.

CTS Defined

The "CTS" in Cadillac CTS stands for C-series Touring Sedan and is available in a variety of trims.

About the Author

Nanette Delaney Burton, mother of three, began writing professionally in 2004. She holds a Bachelor of Arts from the University of California, San Diego in political science (American politics and law; minor in psychology). Burton is currently working on her Juris Doctorate.