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Buick, Chevrolet and Cadillac all want in on electric cars

Cadillac is General Motors' vanguard brand to develop and build electric vehicles, but Buick and Chevrolet have plans for EVs too.
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Cadillac’s CT6 Isn’t As Dead As You Thought

General Motors’ future passenger car lineup might not be as threadbare as initially thought. After sparking continent-wide hair pulling with its decision to shutter three assembly plants and cull six car models in the process, it seems the most prestigious vehicle of the bunch might live on after its plant goes dark. The Cadillac CT6, […] The post Cadillac’s CT6 Isn’t As Dead As You Thought appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
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Infiniti just unveiled a striking electric SUV concept with Rolls-Royce-inspired coach doors and a marble interior trim

Infiniti unveiled its all-new QX Inspiration concept SUV at the 2019 Detroit auto show on Monday. According to Nissan's Hong Kong-based luxury offshoot, the stylish concept is designed to give the public a sneak peek at the future of its electric SUV styling. The QX Inspiration's most distinctive features include its coach doors and marble center console.  Infiniti unveiled its all-new QX Inspiration concept SUV at the 2019 Detroit auto show on Monday. The stylish all-electric concept is desi...
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Cadillac revealed a futuristic electric SUV concept that will rival Tesla's Model X — and it looks awesome (GM)

Cadillac showcased a new electric SUV concept on the eve of the 2019 Detroit auto show. The new Cadillac EV will be built on a unique electric platform and compete with Tesla's Model X SUV. Cadillac is set to become General Motors' lead electric brand. DETROIT — Last week, GM announced that its 116-year-old Cadillac luxury brand would take the lead on the carmaker's electrification strategy. On Sunday, Cadillac revealed its first all-electric design, an SUV that will be based on a fresh EV pl...
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GM electric vehicle strategy last chance for Cadillac's success - executive

General Motors Co's strategy to make its luxury Cadillac marque its lead electric vehicle brand is the automaker's final opportunity to turn the unit around and make it a success, a top executive said on Monday. "We don't have any chances left with taking Cadillac to a really new place," newly appointed GM President Mark Reuss told Reuters on the sidelines of the Detroit auto show. In a move first reported by Reuters, GM said on Friday that a Cadillac would be the first vehicle built on the ...
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Cadillac takes aim at Tesla with electric SUV priced below Model X

A three-row Cadillac XT6 crossover SUV is shown after being unveiled during media previews for the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Sunday, Jan. 13, 2019. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya) Steve Carlisle, president, Cadillac, speaks during the unveiling of the three-row Cadillac XT6 crossover SUV during media previews for the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Sunday, Jan. 13, 2019. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya) Sound The gallery will resume in seconds The three-...
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Ford and Cadillac SUVs, Toyota sports car star at auto show

DETROIT (AP) — SUVs and a big pickup truck will get top billing at Detroit's auto show this year, but there are some surprise sports cars and electric vehicles on the agenda.
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The new Cadillac XT6 SUV proves that Caddy is becoming GM's most important brand (GM)

Cadillac revealed its three-row XT6 luxury SUV at the 2019 Detroit auto show. GM's luxury brand is in the midst of a reinvention. The Cadillac XT6 will joining the XT4 and XT5 in a lineup of competitive SUVs aimed at BMW, Mercedes, and Audi. DETROIT — On Sunday, Cadillac revealed the all-new XT6 crossover SUV before media previews officially kicked off at the 2019 Detroit auto show. The much-anticipated three-row SUV proves that Cadillac has, for the moment, become GM's most important brand. ...
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Cadillac is finally ready to take on Tesla with its own electric car

At the 2019 Detroit Auto Show, Cadillac announced plans for its first electric car. The unnamed model will be a crossover, based on a new platform to be shared with other General Motors brands. The post Cadillac is finally ready to take on Tesla with its own electric car appeared first on Digital Trends.
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A Crossover With No Name Is Cadillac’s Hedge Against an Oilless Future

Everyone else is doing it. And, if lawmakers on this side of the Atlantic start going the way of their European counterparts, traditional American luxury will need a shot of cleanliness. Even if they don’t, a fickle U.S. public might suddenly fall in love with the green lifestyle and give a big middle finger to […] The post A Crossover With No Name Is Cadillac’s Hedge Against an Oilless Future appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
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2020 Cadillac XT6 – Crashing the Party Late

I wasn’t sure if I’d see the Cadillac XT6 in person, even though I assigned myself the story when us editor types divvied up our coverage of this year’s Detroit Auto Show. You see, I asked to be added to the media list a little late, and was told the event would be at capacity. […] The post 2020 Cadillac XT6 – Crashing the Party Late appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
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Cadillac Takes Aim at Tesla With SUV Priced Below Model X

The General Motors Co. luxury brand will start building the vehicle after its current parade of new models hits the market by 2021, Cadillac President Steve Carlisle said during a press event on the eve of the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. Carlisle said the mid-sized luxury sport utility vehicle will sell for prices on par with similar gasoline-powered models, which usually start around $50,000 and get more pricey with add-ons. Automakers have to sell electric vehicles at ...
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Cadillac’s first electric vehicle will be a crossover

Cadillac revealed Sunday what will likely be the first electric vehicle in the luxury brand’s portfolio. And surprise, it’s a crossover. The images of the full-size crossover SUV, which was unveiled during a debut party for the 2020 Cadillac XT6 in Detroit, kicks off a transformation of GM’s luxury brand. On Friday, GM announced plans to turn Cadillac into its lead electric vehicle brand in a bid to compete against Tesla as well as a host of other automakers bringing EVs onto the market. No...
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Cadillac unveils brand's first electric vehicle ahead of Detroit auto show

Cadillac furthered its recent product blitz Sunday with a preliminary peek at the brand’s first electric vehicle.            [Author: Detroit Free Press]
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Cadillac Is Launching an EV Crossover in Three Years, Will Lead GM's Electrification Push

A new Cadillac model will be the first vehicle to use GM's new battery-electric vehicle architecture.
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2020 XT6 three-row crossover is a Cadillac for families

Debuting at the 2019 Detroit Auto Show, the 2020 Cadillac XT6 crossover launches General Motors' luxury brand into territory already dominated by the likes of Acura, Infiniti, and Lexus. The post 2020 XT6 three-row crossover is a Cadillac for families appeared first on Digital Trends.
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XT6 SUV debuts an evolution of Cadillac’s styling theme

The XT6 makes Cadillac a player in a popular and profitable part of the luxury SUV market.            [Author: Detroit Free Press]
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Ford and Cadillac SUVs, Toyota sports car star at auto show

DETROIT (AP) — SUVs and a big pickup truck will get top billing at Detroit’s auto show this year, but there are some surprise sports cars and electric vehicles on the agenda. Press days for the show begin Monday, although there are a couple of unveils set for before the show starts The most popular […]
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Cadillac rolls out Escalade's 'little brother,' the XT6, at Detroit auto show

General Motors has revealed the Cadillac 2020 XT6, a new three-row SUV that will go on sale in the spring.            [Author: Detroit Free Press]
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GM is transforming Cadillac into an electric brand

General Motors is turning Cadillac into its lead electric vehicle brand in a bid to compete against Tesla as well as a host of other automakers bringing EVs onto the market. Plans are already underway to introduce the first model from the company’s new battery electric vehicle architecture, GM said Friday during an investor meeting. GM said this new BEV architecture will be the foundation for an advanced family of “profitable EVs,” a  word choice  likely meant to express the automaker’s convi...
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GM is reassigning thousands of its engineers to work on electric vehicles

GM CEO Mary Barra has laid out a blueprint for shifting to electric, self-driving cars — a world, she says, with "zero crashes, zero emissions and zero congestion." That will require shifting resources to AV and EV development. GM appears to be serious about their zero-emissions vision: the company is shifting 75% of its powertrain engineers from internal-combustion engines to electric vehicle development as it prepares to unleash of wave of EVs under the Cadillac brand. The big picture:   G...
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GM bucks gloomy earnings forecast trend, shares jump

General Motors Co executives on Friday bucked gloomy forecasts for growth and sent the automaker's shares soaring, promising investors stronger 2019 earnings and outlining ambitious plans for its Cadillac brand to challenge Tesla Inc in the growing electric vehicle market.
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GM says pickup trucks to lift 2019 earnings, shares jump 8 percent

General Motors Co said on Friday its revamped pickup truck lineup will boost its 2019 earnings and Cadillac will become its lead electric vehicle brand, sending the No. 1 U.S. automaker's shares up more than 8 percent.
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GM is surging after giving strong guidance, saying it would use Cadillac to compete with Tesla (GM, TSLA)

General Motors gave strong 2019 guidance Friday morning. The automaker also announced it would use its Cadillac brand to take on Tesla in the electric-vehicle market. Watch General Motors trade live.  General Motors was rallying Friday, up more than 9%, after the company gave strong 2019 guidance and said it would use its Cadillac brand to take on Tesla. Friday's gains have GM shares trading near $37.50, and at their best level since the beginning of December. A close above $38.45 would be ...
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Cadillac Is Launching an EV and Will Lead GM's Electrification Push

A new Cadillac model will be the first vehicle to use GM's new battery-electric vehicle architecture.
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Forget About the Flops: Cadillac’s Job Is to Make GM Greener

Remember the Cadillac ELR? Your author saw a single, solitary unit in the wild once, and there’s a good chance a journalist was behind the wheel. Not long for this world, the plug-in hybrid Caddy coupe gave way to the stately (but equally low-volume) CT6 Plug-in, whose death was revealed shortly before that of the […] The post Forget About the Flops: Cadillac’s Job Is to Make GM Greener appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
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Cadillac will build a Tesla fighter, sources say, as GM's leading EV brand

And the brand had a great year in China, with sales up 17 percent
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GM is defying naysayers with a bullish 2019 outlook, and plans to take on Tesla with Cadillac (GM)

At its Capital Markets Day in New York, GM predicted that 2019 auto sales in the US and China could hold up. GM also told Wall Street that it could beat its 2018 earnings guidance, and it guided markedly higher than consensus for 2019. The company also announced that Cadillac would become its lead electric-vehicle brand. The global auto industry is entering a defensive crouch in early 2019, but General Motors is a notable exception. On Friday, the largest US carmaker by sales kicked off its C...
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GM is defying naysayers with a bullish 2019 outlook, plans to take on Tesla with Cadillac (GM)

At its Capital Markets Day in New York, GM predicted that 2019 auto sales in the US and China could hold up. GM also told Wall Street that it could beat its 2018 earnings guidance, and it guided markedly higher than consensus for 2019. The company also announced that Cadillac would become its lead electric-vehicle brand. The global auto industry is entering a defensive crouch in early 2019. But General Motors is a notable exception. On Friday, The largest US carmaker by sales kicked off its C...
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Exclusive - GM's Cadillac will introduce EV in fight against Tesla: sources

Cadillac is expected to become General Motors Co's lead electric vehicle brand as the largest U.S. automaker gears up to introduce a new model under that luxury marquee to challenge Tesla Inc , two people briefed on the matter said Thursday. GM is set to announce Friday as part of an investor update that a Cadillac will be the first vehicle based on its forthcoming "BEV3" platform, the people said. The vehicle platform is the basis for vehicle underpinnings, including the battery system and...
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