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Report: Cadillac working on a new entry-level sedan, to be rear-wheel drive

Cadillac is apparently working on a new entry-level sedan that will also be rear-wheel drive. Now, initially, you might think: Cadillac already has one, it’s called the ATS. However, the ATS competes with the BMW 3-Series, the Mercedes-Benz C-Class, and the Audi A4, all of which have subcompact models below them. That said, this new […]

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Video: Watch and hear the new 2016 Cadillac CTS-V come to life

The new 2016 Cadillac CTS-V is making waves and to make sure we’re drooling over it, Cadillac recently allowed CARandDRIVER magazine to record the CTS-V starting up. As a refresher, the Cadillac CTS-V plans to put the BMW M5 and the Mercedes-Benz E63 AMG in their places with a 6.2L supercharged V8 with 640bhp and 630 […]

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GM introduces new Dynamic Skip Fire System, is basically next-gen cylinder deactivation w/ video

Computer-controlled engine ignition and timing has led to the introduction of unique internal combustion engine features such as cylinder deactivation. General Motors is the first to attempt what’s known as variable displacement, and it started life in the infamous Cadillac V8-6-4, which anyone who remembers, was a truly problematic motor simply because computers weren’t powerful enough […]

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Report: Fortune Magazine nominates GM CEO, Mary Barra, as “Crisis Manager of the Year”

No matter what way you argue, nobody can deny that General Motors’ current CEO, Mary Barra, never had it easy when she was stepping up to the throne of America’s largest automobile conglomerate. This is obviously due to the fact that General Motors was in serious trouble just a few years back, and Barra was […]

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Report: The new 2016 Cadillac CT6 may get an aluminum body

Automobile received some interesting news recently, hearing that the new 2016 Cadillac CT6 could receive an all-aluminum body to help keep weight down. The magazine reported once before in the past of similar rumors about the CT6, hinting the use of a combination of metals, like “high-strength steel, aluminum, and steel stampings.” However, there’s contradicting […]

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Video: The 2016 Cadillac CTS-V gets its first moving picture exposure

Cadillac just revealed its first video teaser for the hot new 2016 Cadillac CTS-V as it casts a shadow on the proverbial Germans. Although subtly designed, the CTS-V is a monster under the hood as it packs the Corvette Z06’s 6.2L supercharged V8 with 640hp and 630 lb-ft of torque along with all of GM’s […]

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2016 Cadillac CT6 Rear-View Mirror Tech

Cadillac to do away with traditional rear-view mirrors, with new digital video-based version

Cadillac is looking to start a new trend with rear-view mirrors, which is a very crucial tool to driver safety. And instead of the usual mirrored glass surface, Cadillac will debut a new digital rear-view camera as a replacement for the traditional analog version. To be honest, this sounds like a big problem if it […]

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2016 Cadillac CTS-V

Meet the 200mph, 2016 Cadillac CTS-V, complete with 640hp

Well ladies and gents, after months of anticipation and teasers, it’s finally here, what possibly could be America’s finest sedan ever. Meet the 2016, 200mph, 640hp Cadillac CTS-V. What you’re looking at is America’s answer to the BMW M5, the Jaguar XF-RS, and the Mercedes-Benz E63 AMG. It comes packing with a 6.2L supercharged V8 […]

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Report: The 2016 Cadillac CTS-V should make around 640hp with a 6.2L supercharged V8

Car spotter Chris Doane apparently heard that the new 2016 Cadillac CTS-V should make something in the neighborhood of 640hp, from a supercharged 6.2L V8. That pretty much sounds like the new CTS-V is getting the new Corvette Z06’s mill, whereas the outgoing model got its V8 from the Corvette ZR-1. The CTS-V apparently gets a detuned […]

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Report: Cadillac CT6 to sport new evolutionary design, but won’t be modeled after Elmiraj

GM’s Vice President of Global Design, Ed Welburn, sat down recently with AutomotiveNews, who said the new Cadillac CT6 will feature Cadillac’s latest design language, but it won’t be modeled after the Elmiraj Concept, unfortunately. That said, we can expect other Cadillac models to resemble the CT6 with various design cues, both on the inside and […]

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