Tag: Cadillac

2020 Cadillac CT4: GM’s Gateway to Entry Level Luxury

With the reveal of the CT5 out of the way, Cadillac has been working on getting the CT4 ready for the limelight. Debuting the whole fleet today, General Motors’ replacement for the Caddy ATS doesn’t seem too bad on paper. Unlike many luxury models positioned at the entry level, CT4 comes with rear-wheel drive and […]

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Buy/Drive/Burn: Floaty American Luxury Sedans From 1988

<img data-attachment-id="1687910" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/lincoln_continental_2.jpg" data-orig-size="2048,1536" 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":"1"}" data-image-title="88 Lincoln Continental" data-image-description=" Lincoln ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/lincoln_continental_2-450×338.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/lincoln_continental_2-610×458.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1687910 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/lincoln_continental_2-610×458.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”458″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/lincoln_continental_2-610×458.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/lincoln_continental_2-75×56.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/lincoln_continental_2-450×338.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/lincoln_continental_2-768×576.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/lincoln_continental_2-120×90.jpg 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> In the late Eighties, American auto manufacturers still sold large, traditional luxury sedans in decent numbers. Their aging sedan […]

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With Its Purpose-built Comeback Car, Lincoln Aims to Dethrone Cadillac

We’re not going to sugarcoat it — Cadillac routinely bests Lincoln in terms of sales. General Motors’ luxury marque constantly carves out a larger portion of the domestic market and has managed to make global inroads Ford’s premium division has not. For example, Cadillac saw 228,043 deliveries in the People’s Republic of China last year. Lincoln […]

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2020 Cadillac XT6 First Drive – Better Than Expected, But Worthy of the Badge?

Earlier this year, on a cold winter’s evening in the city of Detroit, I snuck into a building in the Midtown area that I think is normally an art gallery, in order to see whatever Cadillac was showing at the North American International Auto Show. I wasn’t party crashing because we’d been black-listed — I’d simply […]

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Next Generation Cadillac Escalade to Receive Supercharged Camaro V8: Report

Cadillac is hard at work preparing for the next generation of their big bruiser Escalade. Lincoln’s counterpart, the Navigator, makes a healthy 450 horsepower from its Raptor engine. How does Cadillac plan to compete? A new report suggest it’s going to get some help from the Camaro. According to a posting from Muscle Cars and […]

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Cadillac to Retain Manual Transmissions for V-Series

<img data-attachment-id="1680252" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/2019-Cadillac-ATS-V-003-e1562173952882.jpg" data-orig-size="5100,3400" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"2.8","credit":"Toshi Oku","camera":"Canon EOS 5D Mark III","caption":"2019 Cadillac ATS-V Coupe","created_timestamp":"1419067168","copyright":"","focal_length":"35","iso":"160","shutter_speed":"0.016666666666667","title":"2019 Cadillac ATS-V Coupe","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="2019 Cadillac ATS-V Coupe" data-image-description=" GM ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/2019-Cadillac-ATS-V-003-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/2019-Cadillac-ATS-V-003-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1680252″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/2019-Cadillac-ATS-V-003-610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″> As we just covered yesterday, the V-Series application to the Cadillac CT4 and CT5 models will don intermediary performance models, similar […]

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Blackwing Swoops in: Replacing V-Series as Cadillac’s Top Performance Line

With the launch of the new Cadillac CT4-V and CT5-V models, enthusiast balked at the mild power outputs and engine configurations. The CT4-V provides 320 horsepower from its 2.7-liter turbocharged four-cylinder mill, while the CT5-V’s turbo V6 makes 355 hp. Both figures are significant degradations from the previous ATS-V and CTS-V models, respectively. Fear not, […]

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Cadillac’s V-Series Was Apparently Too Powerful for the Mainstream

<img data-attachment-id="1676230" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Cadillac-CT4-CT5-V-Series-e1559588901153.jpg" data-orig-size="1145,745" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"8","credit":"","camera":"Canon EOS 5DS","caption":"The first-ever 2020 CT4-V and CT5-V are driven by Cadillac\u2019s latest turbocharging technology and build on more than 15 years of performance credentials.","created_timestamp":"1557537680","copyright":"","focal_length":"70","iso":"400","shutter_speed":"0.6","title":"The first-ever 2020 CT4-V and CT5-V are driven by Cadillac\u2019s l","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="The first-ever 2020 CT4-V and CT5-V are driven by Cadillac’s l" data-image-description=" GM ” […]

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Cadillac Claims Hardcore V-Series Vehicles Are Incoming

<img data-attachment-id="1676128" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/CadillacVSeries05-e1559507076483.jpg" data-orig-size="1097,715" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"4","credit":"Steve Fecht for Cadillac","camera":"X-T2","caption":"Cadillac offers a sneak peek at the future of Cadillac\u2019s V-Series as two prototypes take a lap around the Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix presented by Lear track Saturday, June 1, 2019 on Belle Isle in Detroit, Michigan. General Motors President Mark Reuss and GM Vice President […]

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Cadillac CT5-V and CT4-V: Alpha Males With a Weakness?

“2.7L Turbo” — that’s General Motors’ preferred description of the large-displacement four-cylinder found in Chevrolet’s 2019 Silverado 1500. When wearing a Cadillac crest, however,  the motor generates additional grunt and serves as the main motivator for the new CT4-V, a sportier version of Caddy’s new compact. The CT4-V (seen above) debuted alongside the hotter version […]

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Report: Engine Options Shrink to Two for 2020 Cadillac CT6

<img data-attachment-id="1546249" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/2017-Cadillac-CT6.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="2017 Cadillac CT6" data-image-description=" Image: Cadillac ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/2017-Cadillac-CT6-450×300.jpeg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/2017-Cadillac-CT6-610×407.jpeg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1546249 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/2017-Cadillac-CT6-610×407.jpeg” alt=”2017 Cadillac CT6 – Image: Cadillac” width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/2017-Cadillac-CT6-610×407.jpeg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/2017-Cadillac-CT6-75×50.jpeg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/2017-Cadillac-CT6-450×300.jpeg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/2017-Cadillac-CT6-768×512.jpeg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/2017-Cadillac-CT6-120×80.jpeg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/2017-Cadillac-CT6.jpeg 1280w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Cadillac’s CT6, which remains without a home after January 2020, will […]

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