Cadillac has worked hard to redefine its sedan. In 2014 it was on the list of the ten worst cars, as a result, the manufacturers are working hard to up its game. This vehicle is selling at a cheaper price and has powerful and better handling. The new Cadillac ELR boasts some minor exterior changes to help enhance its appearance and receives some performance upgrades giving it an impressive sustainability option.
The exterior of the 2018 Cadillac ELR hybrid has the biggest changeset at the extreme front of the car. The modification is clear at the front of the grille; along this grille are the new LED headlights that are better for visibility. The rear end of the vehicle boasts the newly redesigned tail lights designed to improve the aerodynamic effect. The new design of the door locks make them perfectly camouflaged and non-existence. There is still a lot not known about the ELR hybrid hence building anticipation of needing information concerning the complete outlook of the car.
The following 2018 Cadillac ELR review takes a closer look at the upcoming interior, exterior, engine specs and performance, release date, and price.
2018 Cadillac ELR Interior Design and Features
The interior of the Cadillac hybrid has an impressive system of LED lighting that sets the mood. The Cadillac original CUE infotainment system with LED touch screen 8 inches is a feature installed, these features an audio system, climate control, navigation system and other functions. The seats are stylish having heaters that are optional or ventilated, plus adjustable in 20 different directions and quite comfortable for all. Hi-tech safety features are also equipped.
2018 Cadillac ELR Engine Specs and Performance
Beneath the hood of 2018 Cadillac ELR hybrid is a primary hybrid engine. The engine is the same as it predecessor but with some minor improvements. The company has improved the length of time one can drive the vehicle using only the electric engine. The engine uses a 17. 1 kWh lithium-ion battery. Features of the battery assist in producing a 157hp and 295 lbs-ft of torque.
At the full charge, you will be able to go a bit over 39 miles. There is another engine equipped in the vehicle and this engine is 1.4 liter 4 cylinder gasoline engines in place to offer back up for the electric one. The trim levels on offer being hold, mountain, sport and normal with the sports mode helps it go from 0 to 60 mph in under 6.4 seconds.
2018 Cadillac ELR Release Date and Price
There is no official word about the starting price of the vehicle, but speculation says there is no information about the price range of this vehicle. This vehicle may still be in the planning stage of its design and this is the reason there is so little information on this vehicle.
There is no official 2018 Cadillac ELR release date that has been announced, and we’re still away until we hear something official. Speculations say that since it is a 2018 vehicle the release date might be in 2017 just before the end of the year. The 2018 ELR has a promising driving experience, plus might have a price range of car more than $75,000. This will be expensive due to the advanced autonomous drive system built right in, but many would say it’s a small price to pay.