GM working with Microvast to develop safer, more energy-dense batteries

On Wednesday, GM announced it’s working with an outfit called Microvast to develop a new battery separator technology that should improve the energy-storage capability of electric vehicles. The automaker and battery manufacturer will build a new separator plant in the U.S., which is expected to create hundreds of jobs. GM is, of course, a 100-plus-year-old […]

by Craig Cole
Meet Celestiq: Cadillac’s $300,000 ultra luxurious EV built with Ultium

Cadillac is bringing an all-electric luxury sedan to the ultra-premium segment with its all-new Celestiq. After what seems like endless teasings, we now can tell you everything you want to know about the brand’s newest flagship. Celestiq is a four-door sedan riding on GM’s Ultium platform. It runs a dual-motor setup, meaning that it’s all-wheel […]

by Chad Kirchner
EV 101: Can the Cadillac Lyriq use a Tesla Supercharger charging station?

The Cadillac Lyriq is the new hotness from the luxury brand, and the company’s first dedicated EV. It’s quite good, at least based on our first impressions, so you’re probably thinking about ordering one. You’ve likely heard that fast charging can be hit or miss, depending on where you live, but you’ve seen Tesla’s Superchargers […]

by Chad Kirchner
GM, including the Cadillac Lyriq, offers nearly every type of charging connector possible

While we were sitting in the Cadillac Lyriq presentation at a resort in Park City, Utah, the product’s chief engineer was walking through the charging accessories that come with the car, and what are available, and it’s a lot. While Tesla is making the portable charging cable an optional extra, General Motors is shipping the […]

by Chad Kirchner
2023 Cadillac Lyriq first drive review: Standard of the EV world

If you follow the automotive industry, you’ll know that Cadillac’s direction has be varied over the past few years. The company moved its headquarters to New York, then back to Michigan. But those days are over. Cadillac’s lineup is possibly the strongest it’s ever been, and it’s being spearheaded by its first electric car. The […]

by Chad Kirchner
Cadillac Celestiq will be built at General Motors Global Technical Center

The Cadillac Celestiq will be the first battery-electric sedan in the brand’s lineup and General Motors isn’t holding back in making sure it’s as exclusive as possible. GM has announced the new flagship four-door will be built at its Global Technical Center in Warren, Michigan. It is part of an $81 million investment into the […]

by Stefan Ogbac
Cadillac Celestiq teased with crazy futuristic design cues

Cadillac has gone all-in on electrification and its first vehicle, the Lyriq crossover, goes on sale later this year. Following that will be the Celestiq, a new flagship sedan for the U.S. market. It’s been some time since we heard about it but today, Cadillac dropped some fresh teaser photos of its new halo car […]

by Stefan Ogbac
2023 Cadillac Lyriq offers up to 312 miles or 500 hp

More details have been announced on the 2023 Cadillac Lyriq ahead of order books that opened May 19. The brand’s dedicated battery-electric vehicle will have plenty of range and be available in both RWD and AWD configurations. According to Cadillac, the single-motor RWD variant will travel the farthest at an estimated 312 miles per charge. […]

by Stefan Ogbac
Ultium Energy Recovery enhances range, efficiency in General Motors’ new BEVs

General Motors has outlined an energy recycling system feature for its Ultium-based battery-electric vehicles. Called Ultium Energy Recovery, wasted energy can be reused to increase driving range, reduce battery power used for heating, improve charging speeds, and enhance the overall driving experience. This is done by recovering the heat produced by the batteries, electrical components, […]

by Stefan Ogbac
2023 Cadillac Lyriq starts production in Tennessee

This week marks the start of production for the 2023 Cadillac Lyriq, the second Ultium-based model from General Motors following the GMC Hummer family. It is the first new battery-electric vehicle from GM’s luxury arm and sold out the Debut Edition in 10 minutes last summer. The company says demand continues to grow for the […]

by Stefan Ogbac