University of Chicago Offers $1 million in Effort to Stop Youth Violence

There’s a killer in Chicago. It’s preventable, treatable, and takes the lives of more young African-American males than the top nine leading causes of death. The University of Chicago Crime Lab teamed up with the MacArthur foundation to find a cure to youth violence. The partnership offered $1 million for the best idea(s) to stem… (read more)

New Cadillac ATS-V.R. Makes Racing Debut in Texas

A couple weeks ago, at the Pirelli World Challenge Series at the Circuit of the America’s in Austin, Texas, there was a car on the track that’s been more than a decade in the making. The new Cadillac ATS-V.R. finally made its racing debut, putting the brand’s new V6 LF4 engine to work. In fact,… (read more)

87th Oscars Will Feature Cadillac Spots During Broadcast

The Motley Fool recently ran down Dave Leone, Cadillac’s executive chief engineer, at the North American International Auto Show. They asked him to describe what was unique about making luxury automobiles in particular. “The order of priorities,” he said. When making a luxury automobile, it starts with the design, which is of the utmost importance…. (read more)

Winners of Make Your Mark Short Film Competition Announced

When the red carpet is rolled out on February 22 for the 2015 Oscars®, two people will join the list of celebrities celebrating their success in the film industry. Tim Wen and Chidi Onyejuruwa were announced winners of the Make Your Mark short film competition, a collaboration between Cadillac and the Producers Guild of America… (read more)

2016 CT6 has Cadillac re-investing in Detroit’s future

The new 300 million dollar Detroit-Hamtramck body shop will be the Cadillac of assembly shops. That’s because the new plant will indeed be producing new luxurious CT6 Cadillacs. The announcement came as GM moved forward to re-invest in their Michigan roots and advance the bounds of technology forward another generation. Using state-of-the-art robotic and materials… (read more)

Cadillac CTS-V Performance: What makes it the Most Powerful Cadillac Ever?

Detroit was the place to be for those interested in the future of Cadillac. The luxury automaker gave a close-up look at its most powerful model ever, the CTS-V. Not only is the model the best-looking luxury sedan on the market, but underneath the hood there’s also tons of power. The Cadillac CTS-V performance is… (read more)

Global Cadillac Sales Grow 5 Percent Year Over Year

Global Cadillac sales have grown five percent on a year-over-year basis compared to 2013, with the automaker selling an impressive 263,697 vehicles around the world. Sales downright exploded in China, where the Cadillac brand grew 47 percent thanks to the growth of the ATS and XTS sedans. The former sold 13,276 units while the latter… (read more)

GM and Tula Technology, Inc. Team Up to Create Revolutionary Fuel Saving Technology

Back in 2012, General Motors invested in Silicon Valley startup Tula Technology, Inc. with high hopes of developing a revolutionary fuel saving technology. Less than three years later, and GM Ventures is optimistic that its investment will pay off through a technology that could be deployed in future gasoline-powered GM vehicles. According to a recent… (read more)

Is an All-Aluminum 2016 Cadillac CT6 on Its Way?

Here’s an interesting turn of events: the CT6 was reported over the last several months by many sources to be a combination of lightweight aluminum and high-strength steel. However, Automobile Magazine just reported the vehicle will be constructed from an entirely aluminum body. If Automobile’s reports are true, this would be a far cry from… (read more)

Best Cadillac Models of 2014

Cadillac had quite the year in 2014, thanks to a change in top management that led to numerous changes designed to separate Caddy from other GM brands and make it more competitive with the likes of BMW and Mercedes. As a result, there were plenty of exceptional models this year that we think are worthy… (read more)