For the first time since the ELR disappeared from radar, a Cadillac hybrid model is distributed in the US market. This is the CT6 plug-in produced in China.The car has a power output system of 335 hp and travels on all-electric driving mode for 80 km.
Cadillac has announced that later this year its semi-autonomous driving system, called SuperCruise, will debut on the renewed CT6 in the markets of USA and Canada.The new system enables automatic speed control on the highway and it allows to keep the car in the driving lane.
After the super surge in January, more than 40% growth, the Cadillac brand continues its excellent period and it also closes February with its global sales up 18.6% bringing the total of the first two months to 51,233 units, 32.3% more.For the General Motors Group brand this is the ninth consecutive month of double-digit growth in term of sales....
GM Group announced that at the Shanghai Motor Show in April will be unveiled as world premiere the plug-in version of the Cadillac XT5.Equipped with the same powertrain of the CT6 plug-in, a 2.0 turbo mated to an electric motor with a power system of 250 hp it will initially be available only in China.
Cadillac's global president, Johan de Nysschen confirmed that China will become the world's largest market within three years for Cadillac, surpassing America.In 2016, Chinese sales of the General Motors Group brands rose 46% to a total of 116,400 units that have already reduced the gap by US volumes, down 3% to 170,006 units.Cadillac in China...
Cadillac president, Johan de Nysschen, has officially announced that in the second half of 2018 Cadillac will launch a new crossover in US, smaller than the XT5.It will be called XT3 and it will be produced at the plant in Kansas City, Kansas.
Last year Cadillac surpassed Lexus reaching the fifth position in the premium world ranking behind Mercedes, BMW, Audi and Jaguar Land Rover.For 2017, the GM Group's luxury brand aims to consolidate volumes especially in China where it expect to grow at a very high rate.