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Cadillac XT4 set for Hometown Debut Next Month

Cadillac is expected to reveal its all-new 2019 XT4 crossover next month in Cadillac's hometown, New York City. While the reveal will be part of the New York Auto Show, the actual event is rumored to take place at the Cadillac House under the company's headquarters.  Confirmation of the XT4's entry comes by way of an Automotive News report. The report says…

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All-New Cadillac XT4 Nears Production

General Motors has reportedly commenced building test units of the upcoming 2019 Cadillac XT4 SUV. The testing is occurring at GM's Fairfax Assembly Plant, located in the Kansas City metro area.  The XT4 is an important vehicle for the company. It will be Cadillac's first-ever small SUV entry, targeting popular vehicles such as the Audi Q3 and BMW X3. It…

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2019 Cadillac ATS Going Coupe Only?

Cadillac may be dropping the ATS sedan for the 2019 model year. Documents submitted to the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA) by General Motors omit the sedan, leading to the speculation of its possible demise.  On December 14th GM submitted the company's initial 2019 VIN card to the government agency, who ultimately posted it online. Issued every year, the…

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Cadillac Marketing Chief Resigning

Cadillac's chief marketing officer is leaving the brand on Jan. 31st. Uwe Ellinghaus has spent nearly four years at the company and has been responsible for transforming the brand's advertising strategy.  News of Ellinghaus' departure comes via and internal memo from Cadillac boss Johan de Nysschen, which was obtained by Automotive News. The memo states Ellinghaus is leaving the company for "personal reasons"…

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Cadillac Goes On Offensive With Lincoln By Throwing $5,000 At Escalade

General Motors is going on the offensive with the Cadillac Escalade just as rival Lincoln rolls out an all-new version of their competitor, the Navigator. The company has issued a memo to dealerships authorizing a new $5,000 rebate for buyers trading in a Lincoln product.  Specifically, the memo, obtained by Bloomberg, is nationwide and open to any Escalade buyers trading in…

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Cadillac Backs Off Virtual Reality Showroom

Cadillac has been keen on upgrading its dealership base to better compete with the distribution networks of the German luxury brands. Part of the brand's plans originally included transitioning small dealerships to boutiques with virtual reality showrooms, but thus far small dealerships are balking at the idea.  Leveraging VR technology is part of Cadillac's Project Pinnacle, a new program that…

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Cadillac Begins Rollout of SuperCruise Semi-Autonomous Driving Feature

Cadillac has officially started marketing the brand's new SuperCruise semi-autonomous driving feature. Buyers of higher-end trim CT6 sedans will be able to get the feature later this year as the brand rolls out the new feature. That said, Cadillac has altered the original plan to launch SuperCruise. From the first announcement, Cadillac has stated that SuperCruise will initially only be…

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Cadillac XT5 Gains Mild Hybrid System In China

Cadillac has utilized the Chengdu Motor Show to display a new mild hybrid variant of its XT5 SUV. The announcement marks the brand's first use of a mild hybrid system on any vehicle. Although scarce on official specifications, the engine works with the electric motor when the SUV picks up speed, increasing power and acceleration. The electric motor recovers excess…

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Cadillac Boss Discusses Upcoming CT5 Sedan, Brand Future

Cadillac President Johan de Nysschen has, again, spilled additional plans about Cadillac's future. Like most global brands, the brand boss has confirmed plans to realign Cadillac's sedan lineup and focus on SUVs and electrification going forward. "We have to rebalance our sedan portfolio," Johan de Nysschen told Reuters in interview. That rebalance is going to include an indirect replacement for…

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