The 320-hp, 4.6-liter V8 has now been discontinued, as has the all-wheel drive option. And with the V8 goes adaptive steering, adaptive damping, Magnetic Ride Control, and 4-wheel active steering--all features that were offered only on the former top model. The high-performance STS-V model of previous years has also been discontinued.
Strong overall performance; safety and stability; standout tech options; smooth ride; quiet cabin
The STS boasts strong, smooth performance with the direct-injected V6, so the V8 won't truly be missed. Although many of its most innovative tech features have been discontinued, several standout features and options remain available on the STS, including Intellibeam headlamps, the head-up display, and blind-spot and lane-departure systems. Considering those features, along with the STS's robust roster of airbags and excellent handling, it's a very safe luxury sedan.
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