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2016 Cadillac ELR

At a Glance

Pricing $65,000
Drive Types FWD
Engines 1.4l I4 HEV

Overview Information

The Cadillac ELR is an aggressively styled 2+2 coupe with powertrain technology derived from the Chevrolet Volt. The unique gasoline/electric combination allows electric-only driving for around 35 miles. When the electric range has been exceeded a small 1.4l gas engine is used to extend the driving range to about 300 miles. The ELR is several inches shorter than the CTS coupe with seating for just four passengers. Production begins in late 2013.

Official Word:

With improved acceleration, more powerful performance components and the latest in connectivity, the 2016 Cadillac ELR is driving the luxury segment with upgrades that challenge the preconceptions of extended-range electric vehicles. Extensive upgrades to the new model include a revised electric drive system, which increases horsepower and torque by more than 25 percent with an improved acceleration time. More responsive brakes also contribute greater performance, while retuned chassis and steering combine for better handling. A new...Read.

Model/Trim/Package Engine MPG VjI Base Price
ELR 1.4l I4 HEV (233-bhp) FWD $65,000