Cadillac ELR is the newest Cadillac's vehicle carried by Cadillac in 2013 Chicago Auto Show. 2014 ELR electric luxury coupe is the range offered by the company with a number of advanced technologies. A lot of the press who say that this is very similar to the performance of the Chevy Volt or Cadillac ATS. They are similar in powertrain category.
Cadillac ELR introduces new exterior themes with full proportions and progressive. Reinforced by the overall shape of the line, leading the body accented by sweeping 20-inch wheels pushed to the edges of the body. Vertical headlamp and taillamp elements with Cadillac's signature attached to the exterior of the car. A flush front fascia and grille with active window behind the grille opening as well as the fascial taper angle, enabling air to move easily around the car to reduce drag.
While introducing interior design themes that will define the future Cadillac models, emphasizing modern elegance, technology and the right details. Further enhance steering feel is a new cross-car brace that connects the lower control arm.
2014 ELR supported by Erev propulsion system calibrated for performance without compromise. 3.6L V6 engine offers 295 lb-ft of torque (400 Nm). Cadillac ELR battery is T-shaped, 16.5 kWh lithium-ion battery pack, located along the center line of the vehicle, between the front and rear wheels. The 5.5-foot-long (1.6 m), 435-pound (198 kg) package of energy supply to the drive unit capable of advanced power 295 lb.-ft. instant torque (400 Nm) to propel the vehicle. This battery is capable of providing power about 35 miles to the pure electric mode.
New Cadillac ELR will be launched at the 2013 Chicago Auto Show. Estimated price is around $ 55,000.