Entries from The Torque Report tagged with 'Cadillac ELR'

Cadillac has officially pulled the plug on the ELR

Sales of the Cadillac ELR were doomed from the start, largely because of its $75,000 sticker price and now production has officially stopped.

Cadillac confirms the ELR will be done after this generation

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.

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

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."

2016 Cadillac ELR gets more power and tech

Cadillac has unveiled the updates to the 2016 Cadillac ELR, which includes more power, better driving performance and new technology.

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

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 Confirms CT8/CT9 Flagship and ELR Successor

Cadillac's boss Johan de Nysschen has confirmed that Cadillac is working on a model that will sit above the recently announced CT6 in Cadillac's lineup.

Cadillac ELR May Be Discontinued Due its Low Sales Volume

The next Volt is slated to get its own platform, which could be used for a new Cadillac ELR, but slow sales of the current ELR put its future in doubt.

Cadillac Gives 2014 ELR Buyers a Free Home Charger

Cadillac has announced that it is going to sweeten the deal a tad for the 2014 Cadillac ELR by throwing in a free 240-volt home charging station.

Cadillac Begins Sending the 2014 ELR to Dealerships

Cadillac has announced that the first batch of 2014 Cadillac ELRs are on their way to dealerships.

Cadillac Collaborates with Saks Fifth Avenue for 2013 Holiday Season with the 2014 ELR and 2015 Escalade

Cadillac has announced that it is collaborating with Saks Fifth Avenue this holiday season.

2014 Cadillac ELR Arrives in January Starting at $75,995

In a few months the much anticipated electrified 2014 Cadillac ELR is going to arrive in showrooms. Cadillac has just announced that it will start at $75,995 before any tax incentives.

GM Expands its Battery Systems Lab as Work Continues on a 200-Mile Tesla Fighter

General Motors has nearly tripled the size of its Global Battery Systems Laboratory in Warren, MI. as it continues to expand its EV lineup.

2014 Cadillac ELR Gets Regen on Demand Paddle Shifters

Traditional steering wheel paddle shifters allow the driver to manually control a car's transmission, but in the 2014 Cadillac ELR, the paddle shifters will enable the driver to temporarily regenerate energy and store it as electricity in the battery pack for later use.

All-New 2014 Cadillac CTS to Debut Next Month in NYC

Cadillac is going to unveil the all-new 2014 Cadillac CTS at the New York Auto Show, next month.

2014 Cadillac ELR Debuts in Detroit

Cadillac has taken the wraps off the 2014 Cadillac ELR coupe that borrows its powertrain from the Chevy Volt and is also thefirst application of Extended Range Electric Vehicle technology by a full-line luxury automotive brand.

GM Releases Another Teaser of the 2014 Cadillac ELR

GM has released another teaser photo of the 2014 Cadillac ELR ahead of its debut next week in Detroit.

GM Teases the 2014 Cadillac ELR Ahead of its Detroit Debut

GM has released a teaser of the 2014 Cadillac ELR extended-range electric vehicle ahead of its debut at the 2013 Detroit Auto Show, next month.

GM Plans to Have 500,000 Electric Vehicles On the Road by 2017

General Motors estimates that it will have up to 500,000 vehicles on the road with some form of electrification by 2017, according to GM's top product development executive.

2014 Cadillac ELR Plug-in Hybrid to Be Built at GM's Detroit-Hamtramck Plant

GM has announced that the Cadillac ELR plug-in hybrid will be produced at its Detroit-Hamtramck Assembly plant when production kicks off in late 2013.

Cadillac Converj Concept Officially Announced as the ELR

Last week it was reported that GM had again given the green light to the Converj electric concept. Today GM has officially confirmed those reports as the automaker has just announced that the Cadillac Converj will enter production as...