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Cadillac’s Cut-and-Sewn Interiors Fuse Art and Science

Careful handcraftsmanship combines with advanced technology for interiors 2014-09-30 GM Press Release DETROIT – Cadillac is the only full-line automaker constructing all of its models’ interiors via Cut-and-Sew, a technique combining the precision of advanced technology with the care of handcraftsmanship in which materials for major interior components are literally joined by hand stitching. “Put […]

Cadillac Expands to Become Separate Business Unit, Adds New York Headquarters

2014-09-23 GM Media NEW YORK – As part of the continued expansion of Cadillac, General Motors today announced a strategic realignment that will establish the flagship brand as a separate business unit. In addition, the new Cadillac organization will expand to New York with a new global headquarters opening in 2015. The realignment affirms Cadillac’s […]

Cadillac to Introduce Advanced ‘Intelligent and Connected’ Vehicle Technologies on Select 2017 Models

Super Cruise and V2V technologies slated for production in about two years 2014-09-08 DETROIT – Cadillac will begin offering advanced “intelligent and connected” vehicle technologies on certain 2017 model year vehicles, General Motors CEO Mary Barra said Sunday during her keynote address at the Intelligent Transport System (ITS) World Congress in Detroit. In about two […]

Site Update: 2006 Cadillac XLR and XLR-V Information Added to Tech Center

The following information on 2006 Cadillac XLR and XLR-Vs has been added to the XLR Net’s 2006 Cadillac XLR Tech Center from the 2006 Cadillac Product Portfolio: Cadillac XLR Net | Tech Center | 2006 Cadillac XLR and XLR-V Tech Center | 2006 Cadillac XLR Exterior and Interior Color Combinations Cadillac XLR Net | Tech […]

The Cadillac XLR finds its niche in retirement

September 3, 2014 By Brett Berk Autoweek Magazine Modern Misfits – Driven To Success The last year of the 20th century was not a triumphant one for Cadillac. Its traditional rear-wheel-drive Fleetwood land yacht had finally been put out to sea. Its front-drive Seville and Eldorado, despite their relatively sophisticated Northstar V8s, were as aging […]

Second Generation Cadillac XLR Rendered, Not Gonna Happen Too Soon

Cadillac’s chief engineer, Dave Leone recently hinted that along with the upcoming 2015 Cadillac ATS-V, 2016 Cadillac CTS-V and an all-new flagship Cadillac called the “LTS” by the automotive media,  a new convertible Cadillac is a possibility. He wasn’t clear if the new convertible would be based off of the ATS or CTS, but whatever […]

GM Invests $174 Million in New Lansing Stamping Facility

GM Invests $174 Million in New Lansing Stamping Facility 2014-08-13 GM Media Press Release LANSING, Mich. – General Motors will start construction of a $174-million stamping facility that will create or retain about 145 jobs, the company said today. The new facility, part of the company’s Lansing Grand River Assembly Plant, will produce stamping components for […]

Owners of rare Cadillacs stop in Billings

KBZK Bozeman News by David Jay – MTN News BILLINGS, MT – A former chief designer for the General Motors calls the Cadillac XLR the best car the company has ever manufactured. Some of those classic vehicles went on display at the Yellowstone Cellars and Winery, Wednesday night in Billings. The Montana XLR Rocket Run […]