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  • 2020 Cadillac CT4 spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

    The Cadillac CT5 unveiled on Monday isn't the only new sedan Cadillac will show us in 2019. Another will be the compact CT4, Cadillac President Steve Carlisle confirmed to Automotive News (subscription required) in an interview published Monday. Like the CT5, the CT4's been no secret as prototypes have been testing on public roads for almost a year. Though heavily camouflaged, the testers hint at a similar aesthetic to the larger CT5. Both sedans are due as 2020 models, with the CT4 filling the void of the ATS sedan, which bowed out of production last year. The CT5 replaces the CTS, which...

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    Chevy Camaro, Corvette, and Cadillac ATS, CTS recalled over power steering failure

    Two Chevrolets and two Cadillac cars will be recalled for power steering failure. General Motors will recall later this month the 2017 Chevrolet Camaro and Corvette, and 2016-2018 Cadillac ATS and CTS models for the fault. GM filed documents with the NHTSA on Feb. 7 and said it would begin...

  • 2019 Cadillac CT6-V
    Cadillac CT6-V will die another day, brand bumps starting price

    The Cadillac CT6's future, in general, remains in question, but the hotter CT6-V isn't dead yet. The brand announced it will build another "installment" of the cars due to high demand. Cars Direct reported on Wednesday that the Cadillac CT6-V will live again, but the next batch of 4.2-liter...

  • 2020 Cadillac CT5 Sport
    2020 Cadillac CT5 revealed with Escala looks and turbo power

    Cadillac's focus has been on crossover SUVs for the last few yars, but on Monday it shifted back to sedans when it revealed the 2020 CT5 mid-size sports sedan. Set to make its formal debut next month at the 2019 New York International Auto Show, the CT5 is first in Cadillac's upcoming sedan...

  • 2020 Cadillac XT6
    Cadillac turns to torque for new powertrain naming strategy

    As it prepares to add electric motors into its powertrain mix, Cadillac is introducing a new naming strategy that will help shoppers know where a particular powertrain sits in the model hierarchy—regardless of fuel type. The naming strategy will combine a vehicle name with a 3-digit number...

  • 2020 Cadillac XT6
    2020 Cadillac XT6 SUV cuts $23,000 off the price of a three-row Caddy

    Want a three-row Cadillac? It'll cost at least $53,690 for the 2020 XT6 crossover SUV. That's about $23,000 less than the other three-row Cadillac, the Escalade, but about $10,000 more than the mid-size CT5 two-row crossover. The starting price, which was announced Thursday, nets the XT6 Premium...

  • Armored 2019 Cadillac Escalade ESV by Inkas edited

    The U.S. president may have the Beast 2.0, but Inkas has something nearly as protective for the private sector. The Canadian company released details of its fully armored 2019 Cadillac Escalade conversion last Wednesday, and the hulking SUV provides an overwhelming sense of luxury. Starting with a standard 2019 Cadillac Escalade ESV (the long-wheelbase model), Inkas fits the body with CEN 1063 BR6 armor, which is enough to stop bullets from high-power assault rifles. The hear hatch is lined with an extra plated door for added security. For those who want even more security, armor upgrades are...

  • 2019 Cadillac CT6-V
    Cadillac CT6, Chevy Impala production to continue into 2020

    Two General Motors sedans previously confirmed to cease North American production this year will live on a bit longer. As first reported by Reuters on Friday, GM will continue to build the Chevrolet Impala and Cadillac CT6 at the Detroit-Hamtramck plant in Michigan until January 2020. The original...

  • 2019 Cadillac CT6, 2018 New York auto show
    Pricey Platinum trim could be last chance to snag CT6 with V-8

    Cadillac has a new, brand-exclusive V-8 called the Blackwing that debuts in the 2019 CT6. Initially announced last November for a high-performance CT6-V model limited to just 275 units, Cadillac in January added that the 4.2-liter twin-turbocharged V-8 would also be offered in the regular CT6...

  • 2019 Cadillac XT5 Sport Edition
    2019 Cadillac XT5 Sport Edition subtly adds style

    Cadillac XT5 buyers will soon be able to enhance the small crossover SUV's looks with a Sport Edition option introduced on Thursday at the 2019 Chicago Auto Show. Available in limited numbers for the 2019 model year, the XT5 Sport Edition can be ordered with the XT5's Luxury and Premium Luxury...

  • 2020 Cadillac XT5 leak - Image via Autohome
    2020 Cadillac XT5 leak: Minor refresh for popular crossover

    Cadillac's XT5 is about to undergo a mid-cycle update and images of the updated version have just surfaced. They were discovered by Autohome on the website of China's Ministry of Industry and Information Technology and reveal the updated XT5 in full. The small crossover SUV is due out later this...

  • Cadillac electric crossover SUV based on GM BEV3 modular platform
    Electric or bust: Cadillac's electric car push is brand's last shot

    For nearly two decades, General Motors' luxury division, Cadillac, has been under repair. The latest strategy shift to make Cadillac GM's electric car leader is its last chance at success, according to a senior GM executive. Mark Reuss, GM's newly minited president who also has oversight over the...

  • 2019 Cadillac CT6-V

    The Cadillac CT6 bows out after the 2019 model year, but it isn't going quietly. Cadillac has developed a high-performance CT6-V powered by the brand-exclusive 4.2-liter twin-turbocharged V-8 known as the Blackwing, which will be offered for 2019 only. Owners can expect at least 550 horsepower and 627 pound-feet of torque on tap when the full-size sport sedan starts deliveries this summer, though they'll have to pay up $88,790 for the privilege. The purchase price also includes a 2-day driving course at a Cadillac-hosted event at the Spring Mountain Motor Resort in Pahrump, Nevada. Sadly, the...

  • 2020 Cadillac CT5 spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien
    Future Cadillac V-Series sedan to have blown V-8, sound like a monster

    Although Cadillac will cull all of its current sedans after 2019, General Motors' luxury division remains committed to passenger cars. And there's a new V-8-powered V-Series sedan on the horizon. The news first came to light during GM's investor conference on Friday, where executives showed...

  • Cadillac electric crossover SUV based on GM BEV3 modular platform
    Cadillac just revealed the design of its first EV

    In a shocking turn of events (pun intended), Cadillac revealed the design of its first electric car during Sunday night's preview showing of the new 2020 XT6 crossover SUV, whose formal debut took place Monday at the 2019 North American International Auto Show in Detroit. The electric car is a...

  • 2020 Cadillac XT6, 2019 Detroit auto show
    2020 Cadillac XT6 luxury three-row crossover first look: Welcome to the aspirational neighborhood

    You know the type. The suburban home with Hardie board siding, a gabled garage, and HOA-friendly lawn decorations. If it weren’t for the new 2020 Cadillac XT6 parked in the 2+1 garage, there'd likely be a Denali or Jeep Grand Cherokee parked next to the Escalade instead. Now, there are more...

  • Cadillac Super Cruise
    Entire Cadillac lineup to get Super Cruise by end of 2020

    In 2018, Cadillac launched the world's first hands-free driver-assist system, giving consumers a glimpse of a self-driving future. To date, the system has only been offered on the soon-to-be-dead CT6 full-size sedan. On Friday during its Capital Markets Day presentation, Cadillac announced Super...

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    Cadillac will become lead EV brand at GM, challenge Tesla

    Cadillac will become the leading electric car brand at General Motors in an attempt to lure sales away from Tesla while also countering the onslaught of EVs in the pipeline at the German luxury brands. The announcement was made by GM on Friday during an investor call conference, where the automaker...

  • 2020 Cadillac Escalade ESV spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

    Cadillac is on track to introduce a redesigned Escalade for 2020, and a prototype has just been spotted. The latest prototype is for the long-wheelbase Escalade ESV, and its sighting follows that of a prototype for the standard model earlier in December. The ESV sports longer rear doors and the tail section has also been lengthened. The current Escalade measures 203.9 inches long as standard and a massive 224.3 inches in ESV guise, with most of the extra length going into the second and third rows. This results in 120.9 cubic feet of storage in the ESV, versus 94.2 in the standard model...

  • 2020 Cadillac Escalade spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien
    2020 Cadillac Escalade spy shots

    Behold the first spy shots of Cadillac's next-generation Escalade. The new flagship SUV is due out next year as a 2020 model and will bring with it major weight savings, a significant uptick in style, and loads of new technology to combat Lincoln's impressive Navigator. In fact, the Lincoln rival...

  • 2020 Cadillac XT6 spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien
    2020 Cadillac XT6 3-row crossover debuting in Detroit

    Cadillac will unveil a mid-size crossover SUV boasting third-row seats at next month's 2019 North American International Auto Show in Detroit. The information was confirmed to Automotive News (subscription required) by Cadillac on Wednesday, along with the name XT6. Prototypes for the XT6 have been...

  • 2019 Cadillac Escalade Sport Edition
    Cadillac Escalade gets Sport Edition treatment for 2019

    Cadillac on Wednesday unveiled the 2019 Escalade Sport Edition at the 2018 Los Angeles auto show. The Sport Edition model represents the first special edition available for the current Escalade, which arrived for 2015, and you'll easily recognize it by its black exterior accents. Gloss black is...

  • 2019 Cadillac CT6, 2018 New York auto show
    Cadillac CT6 to bow out after 2019, going out with twin-turbo V-8 glory

    General Motors announced a purge to its passenger car lineup on Monday, and we have official confirmation the Cadillac CT6 sedan is part of the car cull. A Cadillac spokesperson confirmed with Motor Authority that the CT6 sedan will exit production in mid-2019. The spokesperson confirmed the 2019...

  • 2017 Cadillac CT6 Plug-In Hybrid
    Plug-in hybrid dropped from Cadillac CT6 lineup for 2019

    Cadillac's CT6 enters the 2019 model year with a series of comprehensive updates, but unfortunately it also loses its plug-in hybrid option launched just two years ago. The information was first reported on Tuesday by GM Authority and since confirmed to Motor Authority by a Cadillac spokesman. The...

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