Al Capone’s Cadillac came to the hammer

May 31, 2015 at 8:00 pm

Cadillac V-8 Town Sedan 1928 release, previously owned by Al Capone was exhibited at the auction. The car can boasts of a rich history of life. The vehicle in the first place attracts the attention due to the first owner, who was a famous gangster Al Capone. Cadillac V-8 Town Sedan served its master in joy and in sorrow. The car was one of the first in the history of armored vehicles and it belonged to Al Capone until his arrest in 1931.

Armored Cadillac V8 Town Sedan image

Armored Cadillac V8 Town Sedan image


Cadillac Concept debuted after 64 years of standing

May 31, 2015 at 7:47 pm

For the first time Cadillac Company showed the concept Coupe de Ville, which was “a drug in the market” for 64 years. Cadillac Coupe de Ville Concept was waiting patiently for its debut. And now, after more than half a century, the automaker decided to present it to the public. The prototype, which was created in 1949, was introduced to the public for the first time in the contest of elegance in Florida (USA).

Retro Cadillac Coup De Ville Concept pic

Retro Cadillac Coup De Ville Concept pic

Cadillac Escalade pickup retires

May 31, 2015 at 7:24 pm

The Cadillac Company took the Escalade EXT pickup truck out of production. The hopes for big sales of the car were not realized. It was a luxury massive pickup-truck which was surprisingly functional. An all-wheel drive car was powered with 6.2-liter 8-cylinder engine providing 403 hp and 417 pound-feet of torque; the engine was paired to a six-speed automatic transmission.

Functional Cadillac Escalade pickup pic

Functional Cadillac Escalade pickup pic

333-strong Cadillac CT6 hybrid debuted in Shanghai

May 31, 2015 at 7:08 pm

The plug-in hybrid version of flagship Cadillac CT6 which has recently debuted at the New York Auto Show was presented at the Motor Show in Shanghai. Plug-in hybrid propulsion system consists of a 4-cylinder petrol turbo engine with a capacity of 2.0 liters, working together with a newly developed electric CVT on the rear axle with two electric motors, providing luxury sedan a combined output of 335 hp and 586 Nm of torque.

2015 Cadillac CT6 hybrid model image

2015 Cadillac CT6 hybrid model image

2015 Cadillac CTS Midnight Edition presented

May 31, 2015 at 6:49 pm

American manufacturer introduced a special version of 2015 Cadillac CTS Midnight Edition. The Company was looking for a way to make CTS model even more appealing and there it is. In fact Midnight Edition is a styling package for technically advanced modifications CTS Performance. Midnight Edition Package includes a black chrome grille, which makes the car more aggressive, 18-inch alloy wheels with a dark finish which give to the model elegant and refined look. The package also includes the trimming of the steering wheel and gear lever of suede microfiber.

2015 Aggressive and elegant Cadillac CTS Midnight Edition pic

2015 Aggressive and elegant Cadillac CTS Midnight Edition pic

Cadillac officially changed logo

May 31, 2015 at 6:33 pm

The new logo appeared on Cadillac production models in the second half of 2014. Cadillac Company refused its logo that adorned the cars of the brand since 2000. Last year, it became clear that customers of the brand do not like the iconic symbol of the famous company. Many buyers have decided that the laurel wreaths on the icon look too old-fashioned, so it was decided to get rid of them in the new logo, as well as making the crest bolder.

New modern Cadillac logo pic

New modern Cadillac logo pic

Cadillac will offer automatic cruise control

May 31, 2015 at 6:21 pm

Before the release of fully self-governing machines, Cadillac will launch the model with intermediate technology of an advanced cruise control. The new technology, which General Motors will introduce first in Cadillac cars, will be called Super Cruise. In fact it is an active cruise control, combined with the lane keeping assist system of a vehicle. It is unknown which car will receive the first Super Cruise, but most likely it will be a new flagship sedan Cadillac LTS, built on a platform of an Elmiraj coupe concept. Thus the company will make another step to the area of fully autonomous vehicles.

2016 Cadillac CT6 interior pic

2016 Cadillac CT6 interior pic