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Cadillac CT6 Production Ending in January

It's been known for awhile now that the days of the Cadillac CT6 flagship sedan are numbered. Now, the end of Cadillac's short-lived big sedan is firm with production slated to end next month at GM's Detroit-Hamtramck Assembly plant.  According to AutoBlog, GM has filed employment paperwork with the state of Michigan confirming plans to layoff workers at the plant starting…

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Buick Regal Dying After 2020

American's are losing their love for passenger cars, which is causing several automakers to kill off slow-selling car models. General Motors has already axed several sedans, but it isn't finished. The next GM car to get axed will be the Buick Regal.  Motor Authority has confirmed with Buick officials that the Regal will not return to the North American market in…

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Mercedes-Benz S Class Will Keep V-12 Engine Alive

Mercedes-Benz has made no secret of its plans to reduce its product lineup as it invests heavily into electrification, but at least one anomaly in the luxury brand's lineup has been confirmed to hang around longer than expected: the V-12 engine.  Daimler AG chief Ola Källenius recently confirmed the next iteration of the S Class sedan--due out in 2020--will in fact…

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Lincoln Gaining Rivian-Based Electric SUV

When Ford Motor Company announced its $500 million investment into electric vehicle startup Rivian it confirmed plans to have Rivian produce a Ford product. Now, rumors are surfacing that the first Rivan-based Ford product will be a Lincoln SUV.  We actually first reported rumors of a Rivian-based Lincoln product back in April. Now other outlets are reporting Ford has an…

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2020 Cadillac CT5-V $40,000 Less Than CTS-V

Cadillac is in the process of rebalancing its sedan portfolio, which includes drastically lower prices than the previous ATS and CTS lineup. As such, the 2020 Cadillac CT5-V is significantly cheaper than the CTS-V it indirectly-but-not-really replaces.  According to Cadillac the CT5-V will start at just $48,690, including destination charges. In comparison, the CTS-V starts at $86,995; a near $40,000 delta…

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Mercedes-AMG GT Four-Door Gaining Plug-In Hybrid Option

The Mercedes-AMG GT Four-Door is already really fast, but it will supposedly get even faster thanks to a plug-in hybrid option that's coming down the pike.  In speaking with Motor Trend at last week's Los Angeles Auto Show, AMG's global head of product management and sales, Michael Knöller confirmed the upcoming plug-in GT. Knöller stated AMG wants to demonstrate a wide range of…

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Cadillac Subscription Service Coming Back From The Dead

Cadillac says it's ready to try the vehicle subscription service once again. General Motors' luxury brand offered a subscription service back in 2017 called Book By Cadillac, but shuttered the service after failing to effectively integrate dealerships into the program.  Speaking at the recent J.D. Power/NADA AutoConference L.A., General Motors chief marketing officer Deborah Wahl said a few Cadillac dealerships…

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Lexus Reveals First EV In China

Lexus is getting ready to ramp up its electrification efforts, starting with the release of the company's first production battery-electric vehicle, the Lexus UX 300e. Lexus revealed the battery-powered UX crossover this week at the Guangzhou Auto Show in China.  At first glance the UX 300e looks nearly identical to the gas-powered UX crossover. Despite the similar appearance, under the hood…

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