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Cadillac Plug-In Hybrid Plans In Doubt

One of the more significant auto trends developing in summer 2011 and beyond are the number of plug-in hybrid electric vehicles arriving on the market. Ford and Toyota are getting vehicles to the market first, with Hyundai, Chrysler, Mercedes, BMW, Honda, Nissan and others expected to follow. GM will offer up at least one model, but it won’t be the anticipated Cadillac crossover some had expected. In May 2011, GM canceled the project, citing cost as the main reason.

PHV Technology

Plug-In hybrid electric vehicles are not cheap to build as these models require a significant investment from the automaker without a guarantee that that buyers will embrace these vehicles. The advantage of a PHV — or PHEV as called by some — is that you can plug one in at home via a standard outlet. Some models, including the upcoming Toyota Prius Plug-In can be recharged in as few as three hours with a regular 120v outlet. If you have a 240v outlet, then recharging times are cut in half.

Cadillac had been expected to get some sort of hybrid or electric model to supplement its fleet, and was originally tabbed with getting a lux version of the Chevrolet Volt. That initiative was scrapped, but was followed up with a PHV crossover that would have been based on the SRX. However, GM wasn’t prepared to commit money to a project with no certain upside available. Besides, the Chevrolet Volt itself is a costly endeavor, one that has cost GM hundreds of millions of dollars to launch and maintain. Read the rest of this entry »

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Be Stylish With a Cadillac Limousine

Nowadays, Cadillacs are one of the most popular limousines running on the road. The model of the car is based on the Escalade SUV, Deville and CTS sedan. The whole range offers a variety of models to choose from. Cadillac Limousine is the symbol of American life style and luxury. With its advanced techniques, it looks comfortable. Because of bold styling, this is perfect for grand event. It is the product of leading automobile manufacturers of industry.

The car appearance is elegant. Experts designed this model after checking out for all requirements. The Cadillac Limousine feature amenities one would definitely not find in any other car. It includes flat screen television set, Disco balls and even a hot tub. Its world best style makes it suitable for big events. You will surely find many reasons to buy this car. Once you drive this car, you don’t want to go for other choices.

The Cadillac Limousine is mainly based on popular CTS model, which is selected as the car of the year by Motor Trend Magazine’s 2008. Its sleek styling has engine that creates more 300 horsepower. This car is highly modified. Many famous personalities like president have been experiencing this car for more than a century. It is most favorite choice of all car owners. The performance of this car is beyond your expectation.

Cadillac Limousine is having a glass partition separating the passengers from the driving area. There are some modern amenities like branded full wet bars, quality blinking lights and intercom systems. Even the other features include satellite radio, video games consoles and custom upholstery. Restrooms are the part of Cadillac which is fully furnished. In the entertainment system, it has surrounded sound system. The interior is specially based on royal tradition. It has proven to be real eye catcher due to its look. Read the rest of this entry »

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