Tag: Cadillac

Prepare for EVs, Cadillac Tells Dealers Ahead of Crossover Debut

A Cadillac crossover that heralds a slew of other electric models will make its public debut in April, Cadillac executives told dealers on Monday. The meet-up, reported by Automotive News, comes as General Motors readies a surge of EVs over the next few years. Cadillac will play a major role in that product transition. Per […]

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Cadillac’s Electric Crossover To Be Revealed In April

Cadillac is set to unveil an all-electric midsize crossover in April, Auto News reports. Cadillac president Steve Carlisle told company dealerships about the vehicle’s debut on Monday. This isn’t the first we’ve heard about Cadillac’s electric crossover as the vehicle was teased through a rendering when the XT6 launched at the Detroit Auto Show in […]

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Cadillac Has No Future Plans For Blackwing Engine But Will Retain The Name

Cadillac’s twin-turbocharged 4.2-liter V8 Blackwing engine is orphaned following the marque’s decision to end production of the CT6 and it seems unlikely to find a home in any other Cadillac model. While attending the recent unveiling of the 2021 Escalade, Road and Track spoke with Cadillac president Steve Carlisle about the future of the Blackwing […]

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Can General Motors Talk Its Way to a Higher Market Value?

<img data-attachment-id="987106" data-permalink="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/01/judge-asked-make-treasurys-role-2009-gm-bailout-public/gm_hq-2/" data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/General-Motors-Renaissance-Center-with-Marriott-e1492698450918.jpg" data-orig-size="3827,2153" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"AP","camera":"","caption":"The General Motors logo is displayed atop the Renaissance Center in Detroit. The automaker, while doing much better following the government bailout, is still lagging some of its competitors.","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"gm_hq","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="General Motors Renaissance Center HQ" data-image-description=" GM ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/General-Motors-Renaissance-Center-with-Marriott-450×253.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/General-Motors-Renaissance-Center-with-Marriott-610×343.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-987106″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/General-Motors-Renaissance-Center-with-Marriott-610×343.jpg” alt=”General Motors Renaissance Center” width=”610″ height=”343″> […]

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GM Offers Details on Super Cruise Rollout

<img data-attachment-id="1587307" data-permalink="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2017/08/cadillac-alters-super-cruise-strategy-commences-media-campaign-prior-launch/cq5dam-web-1280-1280-30/" data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/cq5dam.web_.1280.1280-30.jpeg" data-orig-size="1280,853" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="cadillac super cruise" data-image-description=" Image: General Motors ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/cq5dam.web_.1280.1280-30-450×300.jpeg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/cq5dam.web_.1280.1280-30-610×407.jpeg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1587307 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/cq5dam.web_.1280.1280-30-610×407.jpeg” alt=”cadillac super cruise” width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/cq5dam.web_.1280.1280-30-610×407.jpeg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/cq5dam.web_.1280.1280-30-75×50.jpeg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/cq5dam.web_.1280.1280-30-450×300.jpeg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/cq5dam.web_.1280.1280-30-768×512.jpeg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/cq5dam.web_.1280.1280-30-120×80.jpeg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/cq5dam.web_.1280.1280-30.jpeg 1280w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Widely regarded as one of the best— if not the best — hands-free driver-assist […]

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2021 Cadillac Escalade: Still a Barge, No Longer Baroque

The last model of the General Motors body-on-frame SUV trifecta to drop just hit the ground in Hollywood. After a greater than normal amount of press leakage, the 2021 Cadillac Escalade showed off its upmarket flanks and decidedly less flashy face Tuesday night, marking an end to the trend of overly ornate Caddy range-toppers. Like […]

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2021 Cadillac Escalade Vs. 2020 Lincoln Navigator: Clash Of The SUV Titans

We finally have an all-new fifth-generation Cadillac Escalade, and according to GM, it has been completely redesigned inside and out, featuring pioneering new technologies such as its industry-first curved OLED display, not to mention the first ever diesel engine in the series. Yet, we wonder if a simple gadget or the option of a diesel […]

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2021 Cadillac Escalade Embraces Luxury And Tech To Distance Itself From Tahoe And Yukon

If one model defines a brand, you’d be hard pressed to find a more fitting example than Cadillac and the Escalade. Introduced over 20 years ago, the Escalade went from a rebadged GMC Yukon Denali to an American status symbol embraced by everyone from rappers to business executives. However, the SUV has lost some of […]

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2021 Cadillac Escalade Exterior Leaked Hours Before Debut

<img data-attachment-id="1707686" data-permalink="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2020/02/2021-cadillac-escalade-exterior-leaked-hours-before-debut/screen-shot-2020-02-04-at-2-42-32-pm/" data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/Screen-Shot-2020-02-04-at-2.42.32-PM.png" data-orig-size="708,477" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="2021 Escalade leak" data-image-description=" wilcoblok/Instagram ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/Screen-Shot-2020-02-04-at-2.42.32-PM-450×303.png” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/Screen-Shot-2020-02-04-at-2.42.32-PM-610×411.png” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1707686″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/Screen-Shot-2020-02-04-at-2.42.32-PM-610×411.png” alt width=”610″ height=”411″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/Screen-Shot-2020-02-04-at-2.42.32-PM-610×411.png 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/Screen-Shot-2020-02-04-at-2.42.32-PM-75×51.png 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/Screen-Shot-2020-02-04-at-2.42.32-PM-450×303.png 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/Screen-Shot-2020-02-04-at-2.42.32-PM-120×81.png 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/Screen-Shot-2020-02-04-at-2.42.32-PM.png 708w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> While the next-generation Cadillac Escalade debuts on Wednesday, the cover was pulled off early by automotive photographer Wilco Blok. […]

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Close-up: 2021 Cadillac Escalade Teased, Short Film to Come

This may come as less than exciting news, given that we’ve already seen properly leaked 2021 Cadillac Escalade images already. “Properly” meaning someone sneaked their phone out and fired off a couple of bad pics in a secure area. That said, the next-generation Escalade has shown its face in an official image ahead of next […]

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Cadillac Announces Enhanced Super Cruise, Teases 2021 Escalade Without Disguise

The teaser campaign for the 2021 Escalade continues as Cadillac has snuck an undisguised picture of the SUV into an announcement about an enhanced version of Super Cruise. While we’ve already seen undisguised photos of the front end and interior, the latest image gives us our first look at the rear end. As you can […]

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GM Updates Super Cruise; Drivers No Longer Have to Stay in Their Lane

Super Cruise, the advanced driver-assist system that’s (very) slowly making its way into Cadillac vehicles, has already earned accolades for its precision and commitment to safety. Now, it’s been enhanced. General Motors on Tuesday revealed the next generation of the system we’re loathe to call semi-autonomous, tapping the new Cadillac CT4 and CT5 sedans as […]

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GM’s Super Cruise can now make lane changes automatically

Three years ago, in an effort to compete with increasingly sophisticated advanced driver-assistance systems (ADAS) like Tesla’s Autopilot, GM debuted Super Cruise, which it characterized at the time as the world’s first “true hands-free driving technology for the highway.” Using a combination of high-definition map data, a driver attention monitoring component, and an array of […]

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New Cadillac CT4-V And CT5-V Blackwing Rumored To Be Sold With 6-Speed Manuals

The new Cadillac CT4-V and CT5-V, which are rumored to carry the “Blackwing” moniker, won’t feature Cadillac’s twin-turbo 4.2-liter V8, but according to Muscle Cars and Trucks, will be available with six-speed manual transmissions. As car manufacturers continue to eliminate stick shifts from their model ranges, Cadillac will ensure its new performance models appeal to […]

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GM’s Electric Pickup Teased, Could Revive The Hummer Name

General Motors has released the first teaser image of their electric pickup truck. The image isn’t very revealing, but it shows the model will have a long sloping hood and a rakish windscreen. There isn’t much else that can be discerned from the picture, but the vehicle appears to be a crew cab pickup with […]

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