A new one will make its debut on the market in January 2014 hybrid plug-in luxury, the Cadillac ELR. The launch price for the United States has been set at $ 75,995, again in the country with the Stars and Stripes flag, thanks to federal incentives the price drops to $ 68,495!
A big leap backwards ... even if with these figures, theCadillac ELR plug-in Hybridit remains a car for those with very deep pockets in which to rummage a few coins!
The electrical components of theluxury plug-in hybridfeature a T-shaped lithium-ion battery, just like those already seen in the Chevrolet Volt. The battery pack is able to store up to 16.5 kWh of energy giving theplug-in hybrida range of 56 km with a 100% electric driving range.
The combustion engine is a 1.4-liter petrol which, when combined with its power to that of the electric engine, gives the vehicle a total of 207 hp (154 kW) with an impressive 400 Nm of torque immediately available.
It is precisely the couple that makes electric vehicles so fun to drive (despite the extra kilos!). The battery of theCadillac ELRhave an extended warranty of eight years or 100,000 miles (approximately 161,000 km).
For 2014, the automotive market will offer us a large assortment ofhybrid cars, many releases are also planned in Italy. Thenew hybrid carsthey will bring the brand of Audi, Bmw, Volkswagen… but not only German manufacturers, the Spanish car manufacturer Seat will also be heard in 2014, more information is available at this link.