Cadillac has been noticed testing its upcoming electrical compact crossover once more, and this time we now have video footage.
It is certainly one of five electric vehicles Cadillac will launch as a part of Basic Motors’ plan to have 20 EVs on sale in North America within the coming years, and it needs to be revealed late this yr or early subsequent.
The primary of Cadillac’s 5 confirmed EVs was the Lyriq mid-size SUV that arrived for the 2023 mannequin yr. The Celestiq flagship hatchback has since adopted for the 2024 mannequin yr. Subsequent up needs to be this compact crossover for 2025. Additional out will likely be a big mid-size SUV with third-row seats, plus a full-size electrical Escalade.
All Cadillac has mentioned in regards to the compact crossover is it’ll supply attainable luxurious, just like the present XT4.
The prototype seems to be barely longer than the XT4, although. And we will clearly see its design is similar to the Lyriq. A comparability of the 2 suggests the compact crossover will resemble a scaled-down Lyriq, albeit with a barely extra upright tailgate.
The automobile will trip on GM’s Ultium EV platform, designed to suit batteries ranging in measurement from 50-200 kwh. The platform additionally underpins the 2024 Chevrolet Equinox EV, a compact crossover that can probably have a lot in widespread with the Cadillac.
2025 Cadillac electrical compact crossover spy pictures – Picture credit score: Baldauf
With the 2023 Lyriq beginning at $62,990, together with vacation spot, the compact crossover could also be priced within the mid-$40,000 bracket.
To assist hold a lid on prices, there is a good probability the compact crossover will likely be constructed alongside the Equinox EV, which has been confirmed by GM for manufacturing at a plant in Ramos Arizpe, Mexico. The plant will even construct the bigger 2024 Chevy Blazer EV and 2024 Honda Prologue.