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Cadillac ATS Coupe's design gives it the edge (pictures)

Cadillac's entry-level sport coupe uses the sharp-edged design language of its stablemates, giving it a unique look that will surely turn heads.

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The 2015 ATS Coupe is the two-door version of Cadillac's entry-level sedan, the ATS.

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The ATS Coupe uses the same Art and Science design language as used in other Cadillac models, although the edges are somewhat softer.

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Headlight casings include vertical running lights that give the ATS Coupe a unique character.

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The engine in this model, a 2-liter four-cylinder with a turbocharger, outputs an impressive 272 horsepower and 295 pound-feet of torque.

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Cadillac balances the weight 50:50 front and back for excellent handling.

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All-wheel drive is optional, and helps in handling and slippery conditions.

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The coupe profile looks very good on the ATS.

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The trunk lid lifts high for each cargo access.

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Sport seats include leather coverings and adjustable bolsters.

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Wood trim on the doors complements the leather interior trim pieces.

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Cadillac brings its premium interior expertise to the ATS Coupe.

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Electric power-steering allows lane-keeping assist and a sport-steering program.

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The six-speed automatic transmission is a bit of let-down.

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The Cadillac User Experience, or CUE, is the name of this touchscreen interface.

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The optional navigation software shows detailed buildings in downtown urban areas.

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Weather and traffic come into the head unit through a satellite radio data feed.

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OnStar includes many useful services, and includes a 4G Wi-Fi hotspot.

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The Bluetooth hands-free phone system is standard.

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Audio sources include three USB ports, an SD card slot, and HD radio.

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The Bose premium audio system includes active noise cancellation for the cabin.

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A rearview camera includes trajectory lines.

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