2014 Cadillac CTS MPG and Fuel Economy

On this page, you will find a complete guide to the miles per gallon and fuel efficiency data for the 2014 Cadillac CTS.

The 2014 Cadillac CTS has 3 model options: Automatic (S6) 6-cyl, 3.6 L, Manual 6-spd 8-cyl, 6.2 L and Automatic (S6) 8-cyl, 6.2 L.

The 2014 Cadillac CTS Automatic (S6) 6-cyl, 3.6 L runs on regular gasoline and is in the Midsize Cars car class.

The 2014 Cadillac CTS Manual 6-spd 8-cyl, 6.2 L runs on premium gasoline and is in the Midsize Cars car class.

The 2014 Cadillac CTS Automatic (S6) 8-cyl, 6.2 L runs on premium gasoline and is in the Midsize Cars car class.

🛣 How Many Miles per Gallon (MPG) Does a 2014 Cadillac CTS Get?

Across all models, the combined average MPG for the 2014 Cadillac CTS is 17 miles per gallon.

The table below breaks down the MPG for each model option:

Model Option Combined MPG City MPG Highway MPG
Automatic (S6) 6-cyl, 3.6 L 21 18 27
Manual 6-spd 8-cyl, 6.2 L 16 14 19
Automatic (S6) 8-cyl, 6.2 L 14 12 18

💵 What is the Average Yearly Fuel Cost for a 2014 Cadillac CTS?

The average fuel costs for all models of the 2014 Cadillac CTS is $4,300.

The average fuel costs have been estimated by government regulators based on 15,000 miles driven per year, using regular gasoline, and a split of 55% city driving and 45% highway driving.

Comparing a 2014 Cadillac CTS to an average vehicle over 5 years, you will spend $10,000 more on fuel.

The table below shows the fuel costs and 5-year save/spend for each model option:

Model Option Fuel Cost 5-Year Save/Spend
Automatic (S6) 6-cyl, 3.6 L $3,000 spend $3,500 more
Manual 6-spd 8-cyl, 6.2 L $4,600 spend $11,500 more
Automatic (S6) 8-cyl, 6.2 L $5,300 spend $15,000 more

The 2014 Cadillac CTS is also subject to the Gas Guzzler Tax, which is a federal tax on vehicles that has a combined MPG of less than 22.5.

The tables below show how much you can expect to pay in Gas Guzzler taxes.

Model Option Gas Guzzler Tax
Manual 6-spd 8-cyl, 6.2 L $3,700
Model Option Gas Guzzler Tax
Automatic (S6) 8-cyl, 6.2 L $5,400

🛢 How Many Barrels of Petroleum Does a 2014 Cadillac CTS Consume?

Across all models, the average number barrels of petroleum that the 2014 Cadillac CTS will consume in one year is 18 barrels.

The majority of the world's petroleum is sourced from countries like Saudi Arabia, Russia, Iraq, and the United States.

Model Option Barrels
Automatic (S6) 6-cyl, 3.6 L 14
Manual 6-spd 8-cyl, 6.2 L 19
Automatic (S6) 8-cyl, 6.2 L 21

💨 How Many Grams of CO2 Does a 2014 Cadillac CTS Emit?

The 2014 Cadillac CTS will emit an average of about 8,020,000 grams of CO2 per year.

🌳 To help you understand the impact of this, a normal tree will absorb around 21,000 grams of CO2 per year. This means that roughly 273 trees would be needed to offset emissions from the 2014 Cadillac CTS.

Overview

The tables below cover all of the miles per gallon, engine specifications, and emission details we have for the 3 2014 Cadillac CTS model options.

Automatic (S6) 6-cyl, 3.6 L

The table below contains all of the details we have for the 2014 Cadillac CTS Automatic (S6) 6-cyl, 3.6 L:

City MPG 18
Highway MPG 27
Combined MPG 21
Save/Spend vs Average Car Spend $3,500
Fuel Cost $3,000
Fuel Type 1 Regular
Barrels of Petroleum 14
Grams of CO2 6,330,000
Trees Needed to Offset 301
Drive Rear-Wheel Drive
Cylinders 6
Transmission Automatic (S6)
Vehicle Class Midsize Cars
Start/Stop? No
Supercharged? No
Turbocharged? No

Manual 6-spd 8-cyl, 6.2 L

The table below contains all of the details we have for the 2014 Cadillac CTS Manual 6-spd 8-cyl, 6.2 L:

City MPG 14
Highway MPG 19
Combined MPG 16
Save/Spend vs Average Car Spend $11,500
Gas Guzzler Tax $7,700
Fuel Cost $4,600
Fuel Type 1 Premium
Barrels of Petroleum 19
Grams of CO2 8,340,000
Trees Needed to Offset 397
Drive Rear-Wheel Drive
Cylinders 8
Transmission Manual 6-spd
Vehicle Class Midsize Cars
Start/Stop? No
Supercharged? Yes
Turbocharged? No

Automatic (S6) 8-cyl, 6.2 L

The table below contains all of the details we have for the 2014 Cadillac CTS Automatic (S6) 8-cyl, 6.2 L:

City MPG 12
Highway MPG 18
Combined MPG 14
Save/Spend vs Average Car Spend $15,000
Gas Guzzler Tax $7,700
Fuel Cost $5,300
Fuel Type 1 Premium
Barrels of Petroleum 21
Grams of CO2 9,390,000
Trees Needed to Offset 447
Drive Rear-Wheel Drive
Cylinders 8
Transmission Automatic (S6)
Vehicle Class Midsize Cars
Start/Stop? No
Supercharged? Yes
Turbocharged? No

Disclaimer

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