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Cadillac SRX Plug-In Hybrid Gets Plug Pulled: Report
Cadillac SRX Plug-In Hybrid Gets Plug Pulled: Report

Citing high production costs, a GM source revealed that the automaker had cancelled plans to build a plug-in hybrid version of the popular Cadillac SRX crossover. Back in January, GM CEO Dan Akerson indicated that launch of a plug-in hybrid SRX was likely, and that he expected electrified vehicles...Read More»

2011 Cadillac Escalade ESV
Gas Theft Scams: The Return of Tinfoil and Ladders

The tools of the trade are tin foil and a ladder--and the prize is $4-per-gallon gas. It seems to be the return of a scam that struck some years ago, but it has unfortunately returned recently to the Maryland/Washington, D.C. area. The service station dealers’ association in the region has...Read More»

Cadillac CTS or iPad2: who wins? Image: YouTube user SoldierKnowsBest
Car Vs. Apple iPad 2: Which One Wins?

Would you jump up and down on your iPad 2, smash it with a hammer and then drive over it repeatedly with a car? Chances are good that your answer to those questions would be “no,” yet that’s exactly what product tester and YouTube reviewer SoldierKnowsBest did in the video below...Read More»

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Cadillac Comes To Foursquare: Discuss

Cadillac used to be the car of grandparents' dreams: solid, dependable, and staid. It said, "Yes, I've arrived...at Denny's for the early bird special." In recent years, though, Caddy has been making a play for younger drivers. Design has gotten bolder and edgier, and the company has tapped...Read More»

2010 Cadillac Escalade
Cadillac Escalade, Mercedes-Benz S-Class Top Satisfaction Awards

The 2011 Cadillac Escalade luxury SUV and 2011 Mercedes-Benz S-Class have topped AutoPacific's 2011 Vehicle Satisfaction Awards. Ford has the most wins (seven) at the manufacturer level, while Toyota (four), GM (three), and Hyundai (three) were other top-rated automakers. Among the particularly...Read More»

2011 Cadillac CTS Sedan
Vehicle Leasing: Three Must-Know Factors Before You Decide

There’s an old sales adage that a confused mind will not act. This means that if a customer is unclear as to a product's benefits or even why they should buy, they might not act to complete the purchase. With so much confusion around vehicle leasing, it’s no wonder that many car buyers...Read More»

2008 Maybach 62S
The Most Embarrassing Cars Of All Time: The European Edition

Big mistakes, we make them all. Lame ideas, we have all had them and acted on them. Like the woman at my gym who looks like she spent the better part of her youth on a sun-tanning bed, while smoking two packs a day. Think spent and leathery and you’ll be close. Humans also make some really...Read More»

2012 Cadillac CTS Coupe
Can Cadillac Really Compete With BMW? #YouTellUs

Cadillac continues to tell us that it wants to truly compete with BMW. The upcoming ATS is being positioned as a 3-Series competitor; meanwhile the next-gen CTS will grow to take on the BMW 5-Series with even better interior quality and materials But is all this enough? Yesterday we learned that...Read More»

2010 Cadillac STS 4-door Sedan V6 RWD w/1SA Angular Front Exterior View
Cadillac STS Dead; ATS Retooling Begins In July

One of the cars that sparked Cadillac's renaissance is headed to the history books. The Cadillac STS has ended production, according to the Lansing State Journal. The final four-door was built last week. The STS began its career at Cadillac as a trim line of the Seville. The Seville Touring Sedan...Read More»

2011 Cadillac Escalade ESV
2011 Cadillac Escalade ESV: Driven

When driving the Cadillac Escalade—even in the context of the same trip—it's quite easy to feel both reverence and revulsion. At close to 19 feet long, the Cadillac Escalade ESV is one of the longest normal passenger vehicles you can buy. It's a couple of inches longer than the longer...Read More»

2011 Cadillac CTS-V Coupe
Cadillac, Ford, BMW Win Most of Kelley Blue Book’s 2011 Brand Image Awards

In Kelley Blue Book’s 2011 Brand Image Awards, three automakers score multiple wins with Cadillac taking the lion’s share of three out of ten awards and Ford and BMW, two each. Single category award winners include Toyota, Honda, and Mercedes-Benz. This is the fourth year of the Kelley...Read More»

2012 Cadillac CTS Coupe
2012 Cadillac CTS Gets More Power, More Features

Cadillac’s CTS series gives domestic car shoppers an alternative to European sedans, coupes and station wagons. It’s snagged its share of awards over the years, making Cars and Driver’s 10 Best List and Automobile’s All-Stars list. It gets even better for the 2012 model...Read More»

2011 Buick Regal
General Motors Announces Price Increase

General Motors has announced an upcoming price increase on vehicles from Buick, Chevrolet, GMC and Cadillac, due largely to the increase in oil and metal costs. The automaker hasn’t provided a model-by-model breakdown yet, but states that the average per-vehicle increase will be $123. GM did...Read More»

2012 Cadillac CTS 2-door Coupe Premium RWD Gear Shift
2012 Cadillac CTS Models Lose Shift-It-Yourself Option

When Cadillac launched the CTS Sedan, and later the CTS Coupe, they presented the cars as a viable option to European sport sedans and coupes. Part of Cadillac’s marketing strategy was to offer CTS sedan or coupe models with either a manual or an automatic transmission, just as buyers of BMW...Read More»

2011 Cadillac CTS-V Coupe
How To Lower Stress—And Save Money—When Buying Your Next Car?

When I talk to friends and family about the car buying process, there are usually two things they hate more than anything else: not knowing if they’re getting a good deal, and negotiating price. It’s no wonder. Most people begin their car buying process by walking in the front door of...Read More»

Kylie Minogue and the Lexus CT 200h
Another Effect Of The Disaster In Japan: Lexus To Lose #1 Spot In Luxury Market

On Friday, we told you about the ways that automakers have suffered following the recent Tohoku earthquake and tsunami. From imaginary problems with Korean companies to very real parts shortages, the disaster has had a direct impact on the way that U.S. consumers view Asian brands. Now, the world's...Read More»

2012 Cadillac SRX
2012 Cadillac SRX Upgrades To New V-6

With the current model already surging in sales in the luxury crossover segment, the 2012 Cadillac SRX will add even more excitement for prospective buyers: a new engine with more horsepower and torque. The added boost comes in the form of a new 300-horsepower 3.6-liter direct-injected V-6 engine...Read More»

2011 Cadillac SRX FWD 4-door Performance Collection Angular Front Exterior View
Cadillac SRX Gets More Power for 2012

GM has announced that it will be offering its direct-injected 3.6-liter V-6 engine as standard equipment on the 2012 Cadillac SRX. The new engine will replace the current 3.0-liter V-6 and the 2.8-liter turbocharged V-6, which was discontinued earlier this year. The engine is the same V-6 that's...Read More»

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Report: Obama Motorcade Exempt From Greening Of Federal Fleet

This week, President Barack Obama issued a plan to green the federal government's fleet of vehicles—specifying that by 2015, 100 percent of its vehicles purchased would be clean-energy, fuel-efficient models. Today officials confirmed that's not quite true; it applies to all but the...Read More»

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