The Truth About Cars » monticello http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Thu, 05 May 2016 22:06:12 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 Return With Us Now To The Days Of Silent (Track) Film http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/08/return-with-us-now-to-the-days-of-silent-track-film/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/08/return-with-us-now-to-the-days-of-silent-track-film/#comments Wed, 11 Aug 2010 22:21:58 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=362741 Nothing but bad news from the video recorder; even when it was working, the fabulous sound of the supercharged CTS-V’s V-8 was left out. This is a reasonably quick pit-to-pit lap of Monticello in the CTS-V Coupe. I was 3mph short of the local instructors at the end of the back straight. I’ll blame it […]

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Nothing but bad news from the video recorder; even when it was working, the fabulous sound of the supercharged CTS-V’s V-8 was left out. This is a reasonably quick pit-to-pit lap of Monticello in the CTS-V Coupe. I was 3mph short of the local instructors at the end of the back straight. I’ll blame it […]

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Review: 2011 Cadillac CTS-V Coupe (Video, More Photos To Come) http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/08/review-2011-cadillac-cts-v-coupe-video-more-photos-to-come/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/08/review-2011-cadillac-cts-v-coupe-video-more-photos-to-come/#comments Wed, 11 Aug 2010 00:50:17 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=362672 As I crest Monticello Motor Club’s Turn 17, I am speaking directly to you, the TTAC reader, through the magic of a complete video, data, and audio recording system installed in my six-speed manual CTS-V Coupe. “I have an idea,” I say, as I hold the throttle pinned to the stop way past the braking […]

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As I crest Monticello Motor Club’s Turn 17, I am speaking directly to you, the TTAC reader, through the magic of a complete video, data, and audio recording system installed in my six-speed manual CTS-V Coupe. “I have an idea,” I say, as I hold the throttle pinned to the stop way past the braking […]

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How I Won/Lost/Failed to Understand the Cadillac CTS-V Challenge http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2009/10/how-i-wonlostfailed-to-understand-the-cadillac-cts-v-challenge/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2009/10/how-i-wonlostfailed-to-understand-the-cadillac-cts-v-challenge/#comments Fri, 30 Oct 2009 16:53:50 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=333600 With apologies to Douglas Adams: Stress and nervous tension are now serious social problems in all parts of the Galaxy, and it is in order that this situation should not in any way be exacerbated that the following facts will now be revealed in advance. I took my privately-owned 2009 Audi S5 to the CTS-V […]

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With apologies to Douglas Adams: Stress and nervous tension are now serious social problems in all parts of the Galaxy, and it is in order that this situation should not in any way be exacerbated that the following facts will now be revealed in advance. I took my privately-owned 2009 Audi S5 to the CTS-V […]

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CTS-V Challenge Lap Times http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2009/10/cts-v-challenge-lap-times-constant-updates/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2009/10/cts-v-challenge-lap-times-constant-updates/#comments Thu, 29 Oct 2009 17:58:05 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=333518 Via Cadillac’s Twitter Feed: John Heinricy (Cadillac test driver)- Cadillac CTS-V: Top Lap: 2:46:560 Aaron Link (Cadillac development engineer)- Cadillac CTS-V: Top Lap: 2:48:902 Brian Redman- CTS-V: Top Lap: 2:49:596 Michael Cooper (Who is this guy?)- BMW M3: Top Lap: 2:50:424 Jack Baruth- Cadillac CTS-V (TTAC): Top Lap: 2:51:153 Lawrence Ulrich- CTS-V (New York Times): […]

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Via Cadillac’s Twitter Feed: John Heinricy (Cadillac test driver)- Cadillac CTS-V: Top Lap: 2:46:560 Aaron Link (Cadillac development engineer)- Cadillac CTS-V: Top Lap: 2:48:902 Brian Redman- CTS-V: Top Lap: 2:49:596 Michael Cooper (Who is this guy?)- BMW M3: Top Lap: 2:50:424 Jack Baruth- Cadillac CTS-V (TTAC): Top Lap: 2:51:153 Lawrence Ulrich- CTS-V (New York Times): […]

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