Review: 2012 Cadillac Escalade Hybrid

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If that’s what you’re looking for, the 2012 Cadillac Escalade Hybrid fits the bill. The 2012 Cadillac Escalade Hybrid comes in two trims, standard and a Platinum Edition. All versions include innovative Cadillac technology to make the ride smoother. Cadillac Escalade

Manufacturer Spotlight: Cadillac

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Where we stand: February, 2013 It is one of the most iconic names in American motoring: Cadillac, a brand of General Motors, is renowned for being the premier luxury carmaker in the USA. Manufacturer Spotlight brand Cadillac Cadillac ELR electric range-extended

Review: 2013 Cadillac Escalade Hybrid

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One phrase sums up Cadillac’s 2013 Escalade Hybrid: No compromise. And you get the standard luxury of a Cadillac. Being a Cadillac, the Escalade Hybrid includes many luxury features as standard gear. View Cadillac’s exterior photo gallery of the 2013 Escalade Hybrid here.

R.I.P. Cadillac ELR: what went wrong with luxury electric coupe?

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After a long and tortured development process and a short life, GM has quietly euthanized its Cadillac ELR range-extended electric luxury coupe. Plug-In Hybrids Cadillac Converj plug-in cars Range-Extended Electric VehicleThe derivative of the first-generation Chevrolet Volt was intended to sell at a higher price, to help recoup some of the development costs of the Voltec plug-in hybrid technology. But the small two-door.

New Cadillac XT4 compact luxury SUV for China features GM Tripower propulsion system

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The all-new Cadillac XT4 compact luxury SUV that is coming to China later this month features the all-new General Motors TriPower propulsion system that incorporates multiple innovative technologies, and that is also deployed on the Silverado with a 2.7-liter engine.

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Cadillac demonstrates V2I capability with traffic siginals

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Cadillac’s CTS sedan, one of the first production vehicles to contain Vehicle-to-Vehicle (V2V) communication ( earlier post ), has now successfully demonstrated Vehicle-to-Infrastructure (V2I) capability in Michigan. This is similar to the encryption used on Cadillac’s V2V technology.

Luxurious Hybrid Cadillac Lacks Nothing

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2011 Cadillac Escalade Hybrid Combines Utility and Luxury. Chic, powerful, fun to drive,” those are some of the descriptors given by reviewers who drove the 2011 Cadillac Escalade Hybrid. You would expect such things from a Cadillac. Cadillac Escalade

GM Plans to Build Electric Cadillacs?

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This sounds like an interesting new twist on the Chevy Volt saga. Electric luxury cars on the horizon. Count me in

New Review: 2012 Cadillac Escalade Hybrid

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If that’s what you’re looking for, the 2012 Cadillac Escalade Hybrid fits the bill. The 2012 Cadillac Escalade Hybrid comes in two trims, standard and a Platinum Edition. All versions include innovative Cadillac technology to make the ride smoother. Cadillac Escalade

Luxurious Hybrid Cadillac Lacks Nothing

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2011 Cadillac Escalade Hybrid Combines Utility and Luxury. Chic, powerful, fun to drive,” those are some of the descriptors given by reviewers who drove the 2011 Cadillac Escalade Hybrid. You would expect such things from a Cadillac. Cadillac Escalade

Cadillac launches its first mild hybrid in China

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At the Chengdu Motor Show, Cadillac launched a version of the XT5 SUV equipped with a mild hybrid system, the first of its kind for the brand. The XT5 is one of Cadillac’s most popular models in China.

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Cadillac to introduce electric vehicle

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General Motors has already got into the electric vehicle race with its Chevrolet brand – and now Cadillac is the next in line. The company has announced that the Cadillac Converj extended range electric vehicle concept will indeed be made into a production car – that will be called the Cadillac ELR. Electric cars Green cars Latest news Cadillac Cadillac Converj Cadillac ELR electric Cadillac general motors

Cadillac XT5 crossover gets mild-hybrid system in China

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Cadillac revealed its latest addition to the XT5 crossover range in China at the Chengdu auto show—and it has fuel efficiency in mind. General Motors' luxury division introduced the Cadillac XT5 Hybrid, which replaces two trim levels solely powered by gasoline engines. The Cadillac XT5 Hybrid is, in fact, the first mild hybrid ever offered.

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Say Hello To The Cadillac Converj

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It’s the Cadillac Converj. For more details, read the story: Lutz: GM to make Cadillac Converj electric car. Lutz: GM to make Cadillac Converj electric car. Lutz: GM to make Cadillac Converj electric car. Detroit — It’s official: the Cadillac Converj will be the second extended-range electric vehicle that General Motors Co. Tags: Production News Cadillac Converj gm Bob Lutz announces the next GM Electric Car program, post Volt.

GM introduces Cadillac luxury sport saloon car

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It’s not often we talk about luxury sports cars here at TheGreenCarWebsite.co.uk – but the latest offering from Cadillac promises to be more fuel efficient than ever before. The company has introduced the 2013 Cadillac ATS, which is a rear-drive compact luxury sports saloon car that has been built on an all-new, lightweight vehicle architecture. [.]. general motors Green cars Latest news Cadillac Cadillac ATS Cadillac fuel economy Detroit Motor Show fuel economy new Cadillac ATS

2014 Cadillac ELR Video Preview

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Based on the Volt, but dressed in a very sharp new suit, the 2014 Cadillac ELR promises to bring the joys of greener driving to the executive sector. Not that the luxury segment hasn't already been a hotbed of hybrid development in recent years, though initially slow on the uptake. That makes perfect sense, as it's more affordable in higher-margin

$75,000 Cadillac ELR Coupe Price Was 'Overestimate', Chief Marketer Says

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The Cadillac Converj concept, a range-extended electric coupe design, debuted to favorable reviews in January 2009. That was pretty much the last time much went right for the car, which went on sale in December 2013 as the 2014 Cadillac ELR. Now Cadillac's head marketer has admitted that pricing the compact-sized coupe at $75,000 was. Pricing plug-in cars Prices Range-Extended Electric Vehicle

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V2V safety technology now standard on Cadillac CTS sedans in US

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Cadillac introduces Vehicle-to-Vehicle (V2V) communications this month in the CTS performance sedan, which is in production now. Cadillac’s V2V solution uses Dedicated Short-Range Communications (DSRC) and GPS and can handle 1,000 messages per second from vehicles up to nearly 1,000 feet away.

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2014 Cadillac ELR Electric Coupe: Free Home Charging Station Included

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When the price of the 2014 Cadillac ELR range-extended luxury coupe was announced last October--it''s $75,995--the gasps and shrieking could be heard throughout the plug-in electric car world.

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MGM Adopts Cadillac XTS Stretch Limos Powered By Natural Gas

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It''s hard to imagine a vehicle better suited for cruising the Las Vegas Strip than a Cadillac stretch limousine. It''s an excessive car for a town of excess. Yet even massive, blinged-out luxury limos can go green, to some extent.

GM launches Cadillac CT6 plug-in hybrid in China

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SAIC-GM has officially launched the newest member of the Cadillac CT6 American luxury sedan family—the CT6 Plug-In ( earlier post )—in China. Top: The Cadillac CT6 Plug-In has adopted industry-leading Power Split technology.

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2016 Cadillac ELR: More Performance, More Range, Lower Price

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The specifications of the updated 2016 Cadillac ELR range-extended electric car were released this morning, and one big question has been answered. The luxury coupe will not use the revised Voltec powertrain that propels the new second-generation 2016 Chevrolet Volt on sale later this year. But it boasts better performance, slightly higher. Green Range-Extended Electric Vehicle Voltec plug-in cars

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Cadillac PHEV targeting driving dynamics

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Cadillac’s upcoming extended-range electric luxury coupe, the 2014 ELR ( earlier post ), the Volt’s upscale cousin, is targeting responsive driving dynamics enabled by advanced suspension and steering systems as well as the smart use of energy. he 2014 Cadillac ELR''s advanced suspension and steering technologies provide the responsive dynamics Click to enlarge.

Cadillac shows off ELR electric car in Detroit

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General Motors (GM) has taken the wraps off the electric Cadillac ELR in Detroit; confirming that the model will launch in Europe from 2014. It is not known if the ELR will arrive in the UK, but as Cadillac has no presence here, it is not expected that the luxury brand will appear on our [.].

Cadillac Confirms It Will Bring Diesels Back To The U.S.

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But except for one disastrous experiment decades ago, Cadillac has shied away from diesels in domestically-sold models. Currently, several German luxury automakers--including Audi, BMW, Mercedes-Benz, and Porsche--offer diesel models in the U.S. That attitude seems to be changing though. DON'T MISS: Diesel Car Guide: Every 2015-2016 Car & Fuel Economy

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Cadillac ELR EREV goes on sale in January, starting price $75,995

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Initial sales of the 2014 Cadillac ELR extended range electric luxury coupe ( earlier post ) will begin in January in all major US metropolitan areas. 2014 Cadillac ELR. rendering displays the battery and propulsion system technology found in the 2014 Cadillac ELR.

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Cadillac embarks on first hands-free cross-country highway drive with Super Cruise

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Cadillac embarked on its first official hands-free drive on freeways from one side of the country to the other, using Super Cruise technology. A group of stakeholders and media will put the power of Super Cruise technology to the test in twelve Super Cruise-equipped Cadillac CT6 vehicles, which departed from Cadillac House in New York City and will travel to Los Angeles, California. Super Cruise will be available this fall in the 2018 Cadillac CT6.

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Cadillac CT6 mixed-material body structure saves 90 kg over predominantly steel construction

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Cadillac will use an advanced mixed-material approach for the lightweight body structure of the upcoming CT6 range-topping full-size sedan, which will debut 31 March at the New York International Auto Show. —Travis Hester, Cadillac CT6 executive chief engineer.

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Cadillac plans ELR range-extended model production

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Cadillac, a carmaker with a reputation for making luxury, cumbersome and far from efficient vehicles is to benefit from some of Chevrolet’s know-how in producing a range-extended hybrid car from late 2013. The new Cadillac ELR is a production version of the Cadillac Converj concept first revealed at the North American International Auto Show in [.]. GM Cadillac hybrid range-extended

2014 Cadillac ELR Priced At $75,995, In Showrooms By January

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Cadillac''s first-ever plug-in car will be in showrooms within three months. The 2014 Cadillac ELR compact luxury coupe will go on sale in January, GM''s high-end brand says. The ELR will carry a base price of $75,995, including destination. It will be eligible for a $7,500 Federal tax credit and a variety of state and local incentives.

Cadillac annual sales in China top 100,000 vehicles for the first time

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Cadillac announced that its annual sales in China surpassed 100,000 vehicles for the first time ever, helping it become among the fastest-growing luxury car brands in Cadillac’s second-largest market. Year-to-date, Cadillac has delivered over 100,000 retail sales across China, which is up 54% from the same period last year. Cadillac has continued to expand its product portfolio and dealer network while continuously improving customer service.

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Cadillac announces CT6 plug-in hybrid for China

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Cadillac will add a Plug-In Hybrid Electric (PHEV) propulsion system to its upcoming range-topping CT6 sedan, to be manufactured at the new Shanghai GM Cadillac plant, Pudong Jinqiao, China. miles) of all-electric range, and pairs with Cadillac’s 2.0-liter turbo 4-cylinder gas engine to offer estimated fuel efficiency of approximately 2.0L The CT6 PHEV may come subsequently to the US, according to Cadillac spokesman Dave Caldwell as quoted in the Detroit News.

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Cadillac unveils Escala Concept, previewing future design direction; 4.2L twin-turbo V-8 with Active Fuel Management

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Cadillac revealed the Escala Concept, introducing the next evolution of Cadillac design and previewing the craftsmanship and technology being developed for many future models. —Johan de Nysschen, president of Global Cadillac.

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Now Cadillac reveals hybrid car plans

Green Cars News

It was just yesterday that we revealed Cadillac’s plans to introduce an electric car (see article) – and now it seems a hybrid vehicle is on the horizon too. In Pebble Beach, California, Cadillac unveiled the Ciel Concept – which is a four-seat open-air grand tourer that is powered by a twin-turbocharged version of a [.]. general motors Green cars Latest news Cadillac Cadillac Ciel Ciel Hybrid cars hybrid vehicles Pebble Beach

Cadillac hybrid unveiled in Detroit

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Having already confirmed plans to produce a range extended Cadillac Converj (see article), General Motors has now unveiled a brand new hybrid car at the 2010 North American International Auto Show. Stepping up is the Cadillac XTS Platinum Concept which showcases the brand’s top of the line Platinum series of models and is powered by a [.].

Cadillac CT6 Plug-In Hybrid: Big Battery, More Electric Range

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As predicted, the plug-in hybrid version of the 2016 Cadillac CT6 large luxury sedan was released today at the Shanghai Motor Show, using an adaptation of GM''s second-generation Voltec hybrid system. What wasn''t predicted was the startling size of its battery pack: 18.4 kilowatt-hours, identical to that used in the 2016 Chevrolet Volt. That means. China Plug-In Hybrids battery pack Shanghai Auto Show Chevy Volt

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Ford Parodies Divisive Cadillac ELR Ad With 'Upside' C-Max Video

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At least, that''s the answer if Cadillac''s "Poolside" ad for its ELR range-extended electric luxury coupe was to be believed. In an excellent parody of that very polarizing Cadillac Why do we work so hard?

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2017 Cadillac CT6 Plug-In Hybrid: 30 miles of electric range, $76,000 base price

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The 2017 Cadillac CT6 Plug-In Hybrid was first announced last year, but it won't go on sale until early in 2017. As that launch date draws nearer, we've learned more important details about the plug-in hybrid luxury sedan. When it arrives in the U.S. in Spring 2017, the CT6 Plug-In Hybrid will start at $76,090 (including destination). DON'T MISS. General Motors Plug-In Hybrids plug-in cars

2016 82

Cadillac Scrambles To Defend 'Provocative' ELR Ad: Not 1-Percent At All!

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In the case of "Poolside"--an ad for the 2014 Cadillac ELR range-extended electric luxury coupe aired during the Oscars and the Sochi Olympics--however, not all the talk has been favorable. MORE: 2014 Cadillac ELR Ad: What Does It Say About Who

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Ominous Sign For 2014 Cadillac ELR: Half Of Dealers Turn It Down

Green Car Reports

Sales of Cadillac''s ELR range-extended luxury coupe are. But that''s okay, since Cadillac hasn''t set itself huge targets for the Volt-based coupe. well, they''re not high right now. It''s a niche product, not a volume model.

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2017 Cadillac CT6 Plug-In Hybrid on sale in US in spring 2017; ~30-mile electric range

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Cadillac will put the 2017 CT6 Plug-In Hybrid ( earlier post ) sedan on sale in the US in the spring of 2017, with a total driving range of more than 400 miles. In the CT6, Cadillac presents a new formula for prestige luxury. —Cadillac President Johan de Nysschen.

2016 93

Cadillac and Shanghai OnStar show 4G LTE, CarLife app and Apple Watch app

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At CES Asia, which opened today in Shanghai, Cadillac and GM’s Shanghai OnStar joint venture are showing China’s first automotive 4G LTE telematics service along with the CarLife app; the My Cadillac app; and an Apple Watch app.

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New Cadillac to boast turbo engine

Green Cars News

It will introduce a high performance 2.0litre turbocharged four cylinder engine in the new 2013 Cadillac ATS compact luxury saloon car [.]. general motors Green cars Latest news Cadillac Cadillac ATS North American International Auto Show turbo engineThe 2012 North American International Auto Show is shaping up to be a blockbuster event, with General Motors the latest in a long line of carmakers to announce new innovations for the motoring showcase.