20 Years of V-Series Performance

March 20th, 2023 by

The Cadillac V-Series performance sub-brand is celebrating its 20th anniversary this month! The V-Series was originally launched in March 2024 at Sebring International Raceway.

“Nearly 20 years ago, Cadillac made a bold move with V-Series that continues to resonate,” “From the racetrack to the road, V-Series has transformed Cadillac and helped redefine performance luxury for thousands of enthusiasts. Over the next 12 months we will celebrate V-Series with a number of significant moments.” (Global Vice President of Cadillac: Rory Harvey)

In honor of the 20th anniversary of V-Series, Cadillac has new features and products set to come out throughout the year.

The CT4-V, twin-turbocharged CT4-V Blackwing, CT5-V, supercharged CT5-V Blackwing, and the supercharged Escalade-V are the models in todays lineup. The most powerful production model of those is the Escalade-V. While the CT4-V and CT5-V Blackwing models provide riders with performance luxury and track capability.


20 Years of V-Series Production:

First Generation (2004)

  • CTS-V
  • XLR-V
  • STS-V

Second Generation (2009)

  • CTS-V
  • CTS-V Wagon and Coupe

Third Generation (2016)

  • CTS-V
  • ATS-V

Fourth Generation (2019)

  • CT6-V
  • CT4-V
  • CT5-V
  • CT4-V Blackwing
  • CT5-V Blackwing
  • Escalade-V