2012 Cadillac ATS (artist's rendering)

A V version of Cadillac’s upcoming smaller sedan already is in the works.

With the CTS-V and its awesome, supercharged V-8, GM’s finest brand has a vehicle on par with offerings from Audi’s Quattro, BMW’s M, and Mercedes-Benz’s AMG. And when the next-generation CTS rolls out, it will share its Alpha platform with a softtop convertible and a smaller sedan, the ATS. Given the success of the CTS-V, Cadillac insiders tell us an ATS-V also is a sure thing.

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By Jens Meiners