2016 Cadillac ELR Automotive News 

2016 Cadillac ELR gets range of performance upgrades

Cadillac today announced the 2016 model year ELR which receives a range of upgrades including an increase in acceleration, performance and connectivity. Major upgrades include a 25 percent increase in power and torque, a faster 0 to 60 mph time by 1.5 seconds, a higher top speed, a retuned chassis and steering and more responsive brakes. A new Performance equipment package has also been added. “ELR’s combination of leading technology with stunningly attractive design is unlike any other coupe in the luxury segment,” said Cadillac President Johan de Nysschen. “The…

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Test Drive Reviews 

2014 Cadillac ELR Test Drive

The 2014 Cadillac ELR is a plug-in electric vehicle that can go nearly 40 miles on electricity alone. The sexy coupe’s looks are a breath of fresh air compared to other, less expensive, plug-in electric vehicles like the Chevrolet Volt, Ford C-Max Energi and Toyota Prius Plug-in. While the 2014 Cadillac ELR’s $75,000 price tag will result in many consumers comparing it to the Tesla Model S, the two cars are functionally dissimilar: the Cadillac is a luxury personal coupe and the Tesla is a large sedan. Nevertheless, consumers who…

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Automotive News 

Official: Cadillac prices the 2014 ELR coupe starting at $75,995

Cadillac revealed a new plug-in electric vehicle with a range extender at this year’s Detroit Auto Show in January. Prepared to go on sale in January of 2014, the new 2014 Cadillac ELR starts at $75,995, which is quite the pretty penny for what is more or less a far more attractive Chevrolet Volt with two doors cut off. Powered by the same 16.5-kWh lithium-ion battery and electric motors, the 2014 Cadillac ELR also receives its range-extending assistance from the same 1.4L gasoline generator. Based on the performance of the…

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