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May 19, 2016

Cadillac has officially pulled the plug on the ELR

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While GM has had success with the Chevy Volt that is now well into its second generation, its cousin, the Cadillac ELR hasn't met the same fate. Sales of the ELR were doomed from the start, largely because of its $75,000 sticker price and now production has officially stopped.

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March 15, 2016

Cadillac introduces a Black Chrome Package for the ATS and CTS

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Cadillac has unveiled a new Black Chrome package for the 2016 ATS and CTS models. As the name suggests, the Black Chrome package blacks out the grille, window moldings and wheels.

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February 11, 2016

2017 Cadillac XT5 priced at $38,995

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Cadillac has announced the pricing for the 2017 XT5 crossover, which is going to arrive in April. Pricing for the SRX successor will range from $38,995 for the base XT5 and will top out at $62,500 for the XT5 Platinum model before the $995 destination fees.

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February 3, 2016

Cadillac confirms the ELR will be done after this generation

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The news shouldn't be all that surprising, but Cadillac has confirmed that the ELR plug-in hybrid will disappear after the current model's run is done. Cadillac President Johan de Nysschen recently confirmed to Automotive News that there will not be a second generation of the ELR.

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December 18, 2015

Cadillac exec admits that the ELR is a "big disappointment"

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It's no secret that the Cadillac ELR plug-in hybrid is not the success that Cadillac had hoped it would be. With its coupe layout and high price tag the ELR has failed to find many buyers and now Cadillac's Chief Marketing Officer has admitted that the ELR is a "big disappointment."

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November 23, 2015

Cadillac to launch a compact crossover in 2018

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Last week Cadillac unveiled the all-new XT5 crossover, which is the first of four crossovers that Cadillac is planning for its lineup. Unfortunately we will have to wait another two years to see the next one, which will be a compact crossover that will slot in below the midsize XT5.

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November 9, 2015

2017 Cadillac XT5 debuts in Dubai

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Cadillac has unveiled the 2017 XT5 crossover, which is the replacement for the SRX and is also the first of a new series of Cadillac crossovers. The XT5 follows the introduction of the new range-topping CT6 sedan and rides on a completely new chassis that is lighter than the outgoing SRX.

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November 3, 2015

2016 Cadillac CT6 to start at $54,490 when it arrives in March

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Cadillac has announced the pricing for 2016 CT6 sedan, which is going to arrive in showrooms by March. When it does arrive, pricing will range from $54,490 to $84,460 with destination fees for Cadillac's new range topping sedan.

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October 19, 2015

2016 Cadillac V-Series White Frost editions revealed for the ATS-V and CTS-V

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Cadillac has announced the introduction of the Crystal White Frost Edition for all three of its new high-performance V-Series models - the 2016 Cadillac ATS-V Coupe and Sedan, and the 2016 Cadillac CTS-V Sedan.

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October 9, 2015

2016 Cadillac ATS and CTS get a new 3.6L V6

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Cadillac has announced that the 2016 ATS and CTS models are going to be offered with a new 3.6L V6 engine.

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September 11, 2015

2017 Cadillac XT5 photos released ahead of its debut in Dubai

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Following yesterday's teasers, Cadillac has now released the first full photos of the 2017 Cadillac XT5. The XT5 is the successor to the SRX and is slated to debut for the first time ever at the Dubai Motor Show in November.

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September 10, 2015

Cadillac releases the first photos of the 2017 XT5 crossover

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Cadillac is going to officially reveal the 2017 XT5 crossover in November at the Dubai Motor Show, but Cadillac has decided to release a few photos a bit early.

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September 9, 2015

2017 Cadillac XT5 to debut in Dubai this November

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Cadillac has confirmed plans to the replacement for the SRX crossover - the 2017 XT5, at the Dubai Motor Show in November. The SRX is the best-selling vehicle in Cadillac's lineup, so there's a lot riding on the introduction of the XT5, this fall.

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July 27, 2015

2016 Chevy, Buick, GMC and Cadillac models get new safety tech

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GM has announced that several 2016 Chevy, Buick, GMC and Cadillac models will offer 22 different active safety technologies. The available technology ranges from new driver alerts to systems that automatically intervene and assist the driver in some situations.

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June 26, 2015

Cadillac XT5: SRX successor caught undisguised in NYC

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Cadillac has already announced plans to replace the SRX crossover later this year withe new Cadillac XT5. Up until now we haven't seen any photos of the XT5, but two photos have surfaced of the XT5 during a photo shoot in New York.

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June 9, 2015

2016 Cadillac models get Apple CarPlay and CUE upgrades

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Cadillac has announced that its 2016 lineup will feature enhanced connectivity and control, including the addition of Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. The new Apple and Android systems are part of the enhancements to Cadillac's CUE infotainment system, which will now be faster.

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May 26, 2015

2017 Cadillac ATS-V+ to borrow 7.0L LS7 V8 from the Camaro?

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It's being reported that Cadillac is working on a hotter version of the recently introduced ATS-V - the ATS-V+. Cadillac hasn't confirmed the rumors, but the latest report claims that the ATS-V+ coupe and sedan will get a serious powertrain upgrade thanks to the Camaro Z/28.

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May 1, 2015

Cadillac may be working on a hotter ATS-V

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Cadillac may be working on a more extreme version of the new ATS-V, according to remarks made by chief engineer David Leone. When questioned if Cadillac has any plans to rival the Mercedes-Benz Black Series models, Leone simply stated, "We might have something down the road that is a little bit more aggressive."

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April 29, 2015

2016 Cadillac CTS-V priced at $83,995

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Cadillac has announced the pricing for the 2016 CTS-V, which will start at $83,995 (plus $995 destination) when the 640-hp sedan arrives in showrooms this summer.

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April 19, 2015

Cadillac CT6 debuts in Shanghai with 335-hp plug-in hybrid system

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Cadillac has announced that the new CT6 will be available with a plug-in hybrid system, which is expected to more than double the fuel economy of the conventional powertrain offerings. The Cadillac CT6 plug-in hybrid will be able to travel in around 37 miles in EV mode.

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April 15, 2015

2016 Cadillac ELR gets more power and tech

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Cadillac has unveiled the updates to the 2016 Cadillac ELR, which includes more power, better driving performance and new technology. The biggest improvement will come in the form of more power that will make it faster, while the ELR's chassis has been retuned to make it handle better.

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Cadillac CT6 platform could be used for a RWD Buick sedan

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Cadillac officially unveiled the 2016 Cadillac CT6 earlier this month at the 2015 New York Auto Show and now rumors are circulating about how GM could use the CT6's Omega platform for other vehicles. GM product chief Mark Reuss has revealed that GM may use the Omega platform for a new rear-wheel-drive Buick flagship sedan.

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April 9, 2015

Cadillac XT5 to replace the SRX crossover this fall

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It's being reported that Cadillac is going to unveil the successor to the SRX crossover this fall, dubbed the XT5. Cadillac's new nomenclature just started with the reveal of the CT6 sedan last week in New York and now it's expected that the XT5 will debut later this year at the Los Angeles Auto Show.

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April 4, 2015

Cadillac XTS won't be replaced, production to end in 2019

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Cadillac has lots of changes in the works, which started this week with the debut of its new flagship sedan, the 2016 CT6. Cadillac's Johan de Nysschen has confirmed that a few models won't be replaced as Cadillac revamps its entire lineup. We've already learned that the ELR electric coupe's days are numbered and now Cadillac's boss has revealed that the XTS will also not be replaced.

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April 2, 2015

Cadillac ELR won't get a second generation, CT6 plug-in hybrid debuting this month

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Cadillac is working on a new range of plug-in hybrids, but one model that won't be around much longer is the ELR. Cadillac president Johan de Nysschen revealed this week at the New York Auto Show that the current ELR will only be around for a short term.

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March 31, 2015

2016 Cadillac CT6 is "All" everything!

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Making its debut tonight, on the eve of the 2015 New York Auto Show, the 2016 Cadillac CT6 has all-wheel-drive, all-wheel-steering, and an all wheel suspension system with Magnetic Ride Control. Those are just some of the technological milestones the new Caddy hits upon along with three engine choices and luxury everywhere you look.

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March 27, 2015

2016 Cadillac CT6 gets 34 speaker Bose Panaray audio system

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We're less than a week away until the debut of the 2016 Cadillac CT6, but Cadillac continues to drop some of the details. Cadillac has now revealed that the CT6 will be offered with the first-of-its-kind Bose Panaray audio system that was designed exclusively for the CT6.

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March 22, 2015

2016 Cadillac CT6 gets 400-hp 3.0L Twin Turbo engine

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Cadillac has announced the introduction of a range of new V6 engines, led by the new 3.0L Twin Turbo V6 that will power the upcoming CT6 sedan. In the 2016 CT6, the 3.0L Twin Turbo will generate an estimated 400 horsepower and 400 lb-ft. of torque.

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March 16, 2015

2016 Cadillac CT6 is 64 percent aluminum, lighter structure saves 198 pounds

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The world debut of the 2016 Cadillac CT6 is just a few weeks away, but Cadillac is already getting us ready for its debut by dropping some of the details now. Last month the CT6 was previewed during a commercial spot for the Oscars and now Cadillac has revealed that the CT6's structure is made of 13 different materials, with sixty-four percent of its structure being aluminum.

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February 24, 2015

Cadillac CT6 to get twin-turbocharged V8 engine

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Over the weekend Cadillac gave the world an early preview of the 2016 CT6 flagship sedan in a new commercial that aired during the Oscars. Cadillac's president Johan de Nysschen, followed up the reveal online with a Q&A session where he answered questions about Cadillac and the new CT6.

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February 22, 2015

2016 Cadillac CT6: Cadillac gives a sneak peek during the Oscars [VIDEO]

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Those that tuned into watch the 87th Academy Awards ceremony on Monday night got a sneak peek at the upcoming 2016 Cadillac CT6 sedan. The CT6, Cadillac's new flagship sedan was shown in a 60-second spot during the awards show.

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February 10, 2015

2016 Cadillac ATS-V sedan priced at $61,460 and ATS-V coupe starts at $63,660

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Cadillac has announced the pricing for the 2016 ATS-V sedan and coupe, which go into production starting this spring. Pricing for the 2016 ATS-V sedan starts at $61,460 and the ATS-V coupe is priced from $63,660.

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January 23, 2015

Cadillac V-Series to get electric all-wheel-drive system

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General Motors is reportedly developing a new electric all-wheel-drive system that will be used by the next-generation Cadillac V-Series models. The electric system could also be used by other high-performance models in GM's lineup, like the Camaro and Corvette.

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January 7, 2015

Slow Selling Cadillac CTS Sedan Gets a Price Cut

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Sales of the Cadillac CTS dropped four percent last year and now Cadillac is now responding by cutting the price of the CTS sedan by up to $3,000 in addition to adding additional content to some trim levels.

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December 24, 2014

2016 Cadillac CT6 to Get an Aluminum Body?

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Cadillac has already revealed that the upcoming CT6 flagship sedan will weigh about the same as the CTS, but Cadillac hasn't revealed how it pulled off the hat trick. A new report claims that the CT6 will feature an all aluminum body to help keep its curb weight in check.

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December 23, 2014

2016 Cadillac CTS-V Burns Some Rubber [VIDEO]

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Yesterday Cadillac revealed the 2016 Cadillac CTS-V ahead of its debut next month at the Detroit Auto Show. The 640 horsepower CTS-V is the most powerful Cadillac ever thanks to the Corvette Z06's supercharged 6.2L V8 engine.

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December 22, 2014

2016 Cadillac CTS-V Revealed with 640-HP and 200 MPH Top Speed

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Cadillac has revealed the 2016 CTS-V, which now holds the title of Cadillac's most powerful model ever with its 640 horsepower engine under the hood.

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December 19, 2014

Cadillac Upgrades the 2016 CT6's Rearview Mirror with Streaming Video

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Cadillac has announced that next year when the 2016 CT6 sedan is released it will get a new feature - streaming video. The 2016 CT6 will add high-resolution streaming video to the function of a traditional rearview mirror, removing obstructions of passengers, headrests and the vehicle's roof and rear pillars.

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December 17, 2014

2016 Cadillac CT6 Will Not Look Like the Elmiraj Concept

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When Cadillac announced plans to release the new CT6 flagship sedan, there were hopes and rumors that it would be inspired by the Elmiraj concept, but now Cadillac has confirmed that, that is not the case.

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December 16, 2014

2016 Cadillac CTS-V will Debut in Detroit and it Could Have 650-HP

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Last month Cadillac unveiled the 2016 ATS-V and now the performance reveals are set to continue with the debut of the 2016 CTS-V next month at the 2015 Detroit Auto Show. Cadillac officials have confirmed that the next-generation CTS-V will take the stage at the Detroit Auto Show on January 13.

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