2016 Cadillac ELR Advances with More Power, Technology

Posted on 23. Apr, 2015 by in GM Canada


2016 Cadillac ELR Advances with More Power, Technology

2015-04-22

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Oshawa, Ontario (Wednesday, Apr 22, 2015) – General Motors continues to enhance a position as a Canadian personality in plug-in electric car sales with a proclamation that a new 2016 indication year Cadillac ELR electrified oppulance coupe will offer a horde of upgrades, including boosts in acceleration, pushing opening and connectivity.

“ELR’s multiple of heading record with conspicuous pattern is distinct any other coupe in a oppulance segment,” pronounced Cadillac President Johan de Nysschen. “For a arriving indication year a engineers have upgraded ELR, enhancing a pushing opening for buyers seeking formidable oppulance with foundation technology.”

Distinguished by a new grille and Cadillac’s new crest, a ELR facilities a initial focus of extended-range electric car record by a full-line oppulance automotive brand. Pricing for a 2016 ELR will be announced during a after date. The ELR will be authorised for provincial incentives from a provinces of Quebec, Ontario and British Columbia.

ELR continues to offer Regen on Demand, target of Green Car Journal’s 2014 Green Car Technology Award. Enhanced for a 2016 indication to urge deceleration, Regen on Demand allows a motorist to temporarily renovate appetite from a ELR’s movement into electricity and store in a battery container for after use.

The ELR offers a full pushing operation that combines pristine electric pushing and an efficient, range-extending 1.4L gasoline-powered engine-generator. It’s a multiple that means many daily commutes will need 0 gasoline with 0 tailpipe emissions. Longer trips are giveaway from electric-vehicle operation stress since a ELR’s record enables long-distance transport identical to vehicles powered usually by a gasoline engine.

Using usually a appetite stored in a battery, a ELR will broach an estimated operation of about 60 kilometres (39 miles) of pristine electric driving, depending on terrain, pushing techniques and temperature, on a entirely charged battery.

In further to a 2016 ELR, Cadillac announced during a Shanghai Auto Show that it will enhance a choice by charity an accessible Plug-In Hybrid Electric (PHEV) thrust complement to a arriving CT6 sedan. The new PHEV complement is approaching to some-more than double a fuel economy of a required powertrain offering. The CT6 PHEV takes advantage of a car’s modernized lightweight structure to emanate a singular regulation for a status sedan. Full sum on a CT6 in Canada will be expelled closer to a car’s introduction.

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