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The DPi-V.R is a specialized Cadillac chase car set to attempt within the Ancestor sublime of the 2017 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship series. The addition of the DPi-V.R marks Cadillac’s acknowledgment to the acme of ancestor antagonism afterwards reality absent for 14 years.
“Cadillac is appreciative to acknowledgment to the acme of ancestor antagonism in North America afterwards a 14-yr absence,” said Johan de Nysschen, admiral of Cadillac. “Cadillac’s V-Performance assembly models — the ATS-V and CTS-V — are transforming our logo’s artefact substance, earning a home amid the sector’s aristocratic aerial achievement marques. The Cadillac DPi-V.R brought strengthens our V-Performance portfolio, settlement Cadillac into the carried out alternation of sports activities car antagonism in North America.”
Developed to carry out, the Cadillac DPi-V.R has been designed to accord to the anatomic success of the ancestor equipment factors gleaned from the widespread calendar of Cadillac V-Performance fashions, abnormally the CTS-V supersedan.
“The DPi-V.R chase automobile turned into an agitative new canvas for the Cadillac architectonics and abstraction team,” said Andrew Smith, Global Cadillac Architectonics controlling director. “The flat regularly occurring the befalling to evolve the Cadillac anatomy language, band mission and clean signature for this arch ancestor antagonism application. Every detail of the final architectonics became called to abutment the auto’s on-music achievement and apparent Cadillac presence.”
The architectonics ability giving the DPi-V.R automobile its function Cadillac actualization and attendance consist of:
Subtle cues inclusive of the cooling vents and the air assimilation have been recommended inside the studio, the remaining in the trapezoidal appearance of the Cadillac crest.
The DPi-V.R is ready with the new Rear Camera Mirror aboriginal obvious on the Cadillac CT6 Sedan and available at the Cadillac CTS, XT5 and Escalade for the 2017 archetypal year.
The Cadillac DPi-V.R is propelled through a race-organized, obviously aspirated Cadillac 6.2 liter V-8 agent that stocks its inherent architectonics with the LT4 V-eight agent powering the 1/3-era Cadillac CTS-V (640 horsepower) and LT1 V-eight agent in the 5th-technology Cadillac Escalade (420 horsepower).
The DPI-V.R’s agent produces approximately six hundred application in race-specification, which includes IMSA-mandated air restrictors and a max redline of seven,600 RPM. The agent transfers capacity to the rear car via a six-pace sequential paddle-shift guide developed by means of X-Trac.
In developing the Cadillac DPi-V.R, Cadillac and its designers collaborated with key best friend along with:
The Cadillac DPi-V.R made its antagonism admission inside the Ancestor (P) sublime of the 2017 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship alternation — the fastest and fine technologically avant-garde sports automobile antagonism alternation in North America.
The chase automobile took a 1-2 accomplishment in its first-ever antagonism trip — the Rolex 24 At Daytona on January 28-29, 2017, with the No. 10 DPi-V.R completing aboriginal and the No. 5 get entry to of Action Express claiming second.
For the 2017 24 Hours of Daytona, the Cadillac DPi-V.R became piloted by Wayne Taylor Antagonism drivers Jeff Gordon, Max Angelelli, Ricky Taylor and Jordan Taylor.