2013 Cadillac ATS Long-Term Road Test

2013 Cadillac ATS: Keeping It Clean

June 5, 2013

2013 Cadillac ATS

Summer in Los Angeles means blooming Jacaranda trees. Everywhere. And as beautiful as they are, they shed their sticky, purple blossoms as fast as you can sweep them from your driveway.

Lately, I've noticed a few local homeowners have posted, "Park Here at Your Own Risk" signs to their front lawns, indicating the damage that could occur to your car should you pull up to the tree-lined curb.

What's your neighborhood clean-car nemesis?

Kelly Toepke, News Editor @ 9,025 miles

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Edmunds Insurance Estimator

The Edmunds TCO® estimated monthly insurance payment for a 2013 Cadillac ATS in VA is:

$161 per month*
* Explanation