The new 2017 Cadillac ELR will be a hybrid automobile that will be manufactured to be an improved version of its predecessor which was on the list of the “10 worst automobiles in 2014.” Cadillac is determined to ensure that this model becomes way batter than its previous model. The new 2017 ELR will definitely have more power, improved handling, and a few outside adjustments. The Cadillac ELR will simply be a striking car in appearance.
2017 Cadillac ELR – Unique Feature
The new 2017 ELR will have an epic LED lighting tract responsible for establishing the mood whenever need be. The volt’s infamous control panels, as well as the radio shack trimmings, will undergo some changes. It will also have a luxurious interior due to the introduction of features like natural leather, carbon fiber, and wood. The new Cadillac ELR will also have an 8-inch LED touch screen that will also contain navigation system, phone functions, audio system and climate control system. The seats will also be quite comfortable and will be ventilated or heated. All the materials that will be used for the interior will be top-class quality materials. Safety will also be made a priority with the new Cadillac ELR 2017 since all the safety features will be included.
The new Cadillac ELR will have a newly refreshed front grille. The front will also contain new LED headlights that will be enhanced for better visibility. The back will also receive new taillights designed for better aerodynamically effect. One of the most interesting part of the Cadillac ELR exterior is the new door locks design that looks like they are hidden on the inside.
2017 Cadillac ELR – Engine Options
The new 2017 Cadillac ELR will be a hybrid vehicle that will retain its previous models engine but with slight improvements in regards to the duration, you can drive while using the electric engine. The electric engine will be powered by a 17.1 kWh lithium-ion battery and will have an impressive power of 157 hp that will be in a position to produce 295 lb/ft of torque. When fully charged the battery will be in a position to cover over 39 miles. When not on the battery, the 2017 ELR will be powered by a 1.4-liter 4-cylinder gasoline engine. There is a possibility that the new Cadillac ELR will come in different trim levels; Normal, Sport, Hold and Mountain. The Sports model will have an acceleration power of 0-60 mph in less than 6.4 seconds.
The new Cadillac ELR is expected to compete with the Tesla Model S and BMW i8.
2017 Cadillac ELR – Release Date and Price
Since the new 2017 Cadillac ELR is still a strategy plan from Cadillac, there is no much detail in regards to the release date and price. What is for sure is that the Cadillac ELR will cost about $65,000. As for the release date, the 2017 Cadillac ELR is expected to hit the market at the end of 2017 and not anytime sooner.