General Motors Co on Thursday unveiled the initial in a series of Cadillac electric automobiles, element of a bid to revitalize the flagging luxury brand and make inroads in a marketplace so far dominated by electric carmaker Tesla Inc. The Cadillac LYRIQ, an all-electric mid-size SUV, is due to start out U.S. production in late 2022.
Shortly ahead of that, production will start in China, the luxury brand’s biggest marketplace. All versions of the LYRIQ will have a variety of extra than 300 miles and contain options such as a 33 inch (83.82 cm) LED touchscreen. In the final decade Cadillac invested heavily on generating new luxury sedans at a time when American buyers had been abandoning passenger automobiles in favor of SUVs and pickup trucks.