GM’s Buick Division is Getting a Makeover, Will Only Offer Electric Vehicles by the End of the Decade
General Motors division Buick will become a fully-electric brand by the end of the decade. The automaker also announced that the first of these new Buick EVs will debut in 2024. Buick’s future EV products will also carry the "Electra" name, drawing inspiration from the brand’s history.
FutureCar Staff 2022-07-08 08:30 PT
Cadillac Announces Pricing For 2023 Lyriq Electric SUV, Open Order Books
Production of the 2023 Cadillac Lyriq has started with pricing for the SUV starting at $62,990 for a rear-wheel-drive model.
Vineeth Joel Patel2022-06-28 05:00 PT
GM Announces ‘Ultra Cruise’, its All-New Autonomous Driving Feature That Will Enable Hands-Free Driving on All Public Paved Roads in the U.S. & Canada
Automaker General Motors kicked off its two-day investor event on Wednesday with some major new announcements, including the unveiling of an all-new updated version of its Super Cruise hands-free autonomous driving feature called "Ultra Cruise." GM says Ultra Cruise will ultimately enable hands-free driving in 95% of all driving scenarios and can be used on virtually every paved road in the U.S. and Canada.
Eric Walz2021-11-12 12:50 PT
General Motors Unveils the Production Version of the Electric Cadillac LYRIQ SUV at Auto Shanghai
Automaker General Motors unveiled the production version of the Lyriq for the first time at Auto Shanghai 2021, which is one of the world’s largest auto shows. The futuristic and sleek Lyriq represents the future of Cadillac, but also that of General Motors, as the company transitions to building more purely electric vehicles.
Eric Walz2021-05-28 15:00 PT
General Motors Plans to Further Boost its Multi-Billion Dollar Investment in EVs, Sources Say
General Motors CEO Mary Barra plans to announce the company’s revised and accelerated EV strategy on Thursday, which is reported to include billions in new investments. The move is also to convince investors it can be a serious competitor to electric automaker Tesla in the future, which is now the world's most valuable car company.
Eric Walz2020-12-25 10:45 PT
Cadillac’s Suspension Technology Gets Even Faster and More Precise with ‘MagneRide 4.0’
Cadillac’s parent company General Motors claims that its “MagneRide” is the world’s fastest reacting suspension technology, which allows for greater responsiveness and enhanced isolation from road imperfections. The latest version is called “MagneRide 4.0” and it improves the suspension of Cadillac models even further.
FutureCar Staff 2020-11-27 06:30 PT
GM’s Luxury Brand Cadillac May Become Fully-Electric by 2030, Exec Says
U.S. automaker General Motors may transform its luxury Cadillac brand to producing only electric models within the next decade. Steve Carlisle, the head of General Motors Co’s Cadillac luxury division, said on Thursday that a majority and possibly all of the brand’s models would be electric vehicles by 2030.
FutureCar Staff 2020-01-18 16:10 PT
Cadillac Boosts Super Cruise System With 70,000 Extra Miles
Before General Motors plans to expand its semi-autonomous Super Cruise system to other vehicles, the automaker expands the system’s reach by adding 70,000 extra miles.
Vineeth Joel Patel2019-07-16 11:00 PT
General Motors Names New President, Will Double Resources for EVs and Self-driving Cars
General Motors today announced the appointment of Mark Reuss as company president, effective immediately. Reuss is taking over from Dan Ammann, who left his role in November 2018 to become the president of Cruise, GM’s autonomous driving unit based in San Francisco.
FutureCar Staff 2019-02-09 12:52 PT
What Makes Cadillac's Super Cruise System Better Than the Competition?
Cadillac introduced the Super Cruise system last year and announced that the feature will be made available in all vehicles by 2020. The system currently takes on hands-free driving duties in the company’s CT6 Saloon.
Manish Kharinta2018-07-31 09:00 PT
GM Investing Additional $175 Million into Cadillac for Next-Generation Sedans
GM announced it is investing an additional $175 million in a Michigan plant to build two of Cadillac's next-generation sedans.
Eric Walz2018-07-25 11:19 PT
GM’s Super Cruise Autonomous Driving System Coming to Other Models
General Motors is expanding its Super Cruise autonomous driving system, which allows drivers to ride hands-free on the highway, to Cadillac’s entire lineup starting in 2020 and later to other GM brands.
Jacky Ho2018-07-13 12:38 PT
GM Appoints New Cadillac President After U.S. Sales Fall
General Motors has unexpectedly replaced the U.S. head of its Cadillac luxury brand, as it struggles to compete against German and Japanese luxury automakers in the U.S.
Eric Walz2018-05-25 11:33 PT
Researchers at South Korea's Chung-Ang University Develop a ‘Meta-Reinforcement' Machine Learning Algorithm for Traffic Lights to Improve Vehicle Throughput
Eric WalzDec 22, 2022 2:30 PM PT
Zeekr's New 009 Electric Passenger Van is the World's First EV to Feature CATL's Advanced ‘Qilin' Battery With a Range of 510 Miles
Eric WalzDec 19, 2022 1:45 PM PT
Hyundai Gets Serious About Electric Performance Cars, Shows off Two Concepts
Vineeth Joel PatelDec 17, 2022 6:15 AM PT