Detroit to Los Angeles Part IV - 2008 Cadillac CTS Long-Term Road Test
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2008 Cadillac CTS Long Term Road Test

2008 Cadillac CTS: Detroit to Los Angeles Part IV

January 28, 2009

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It was somewhere between Kansas City and Durango (I think; it's all a blur.) that we found actual value in the Cadillac's OnStar system. We couldn't believe it either, but the system's turn-by-turn feature is actually really cool.

Here's how it happened. We looked up a hotel on Mapquest. Asked for directions from our location and noticed the "Send to OnStar" tab. We clicked it, put in our account number and zap, the directions were beamed to the car. Instantly the display within the speedometer was showing directions and a voice was telling us where to go.

And the best part? The directions were right.

Think about it. You can load the system with dozens of destinations before you ever leave your house. This seems like a real reason to get a car with OnStar. What do you think?

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-- Scott Oldham, Inside Line Editor in Chief


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