GM will launch the upcoming Cadillac Lyriq – the luxurious division’s first electrical automobile – with a really restricted vary of choices. For instance, as GM Authority completely reported final week, solely two wheel sorts and two exterior colours (Satin Metal Metallic and Stellar Black Metallic) can be provided at launch.
It’s extremely doubtless that the transfer is meant to decrease preliminary manufacturing prices by streamlining manufacturing and lowering complexity. Nevertheless, it’s additionally doubtless that Basic Motors will develop the vary of Cadillac Lyriq colours sooner or later sooner or later. Because of this, we determined to render the Cadillac Lyriq in different colours (and from two totally different angles), simply to see what it will appear to be. Listed below are the outcomes.
If GM decides to observe our lead in providing extra exterior colours for the Cadillac Lyriq, it may additionally create extra inside colorways. Nevertheless, that appears unlikely to occur any time quickly: when the automobile goes on sale in america and Canada in early 2022, clients can have solely two inside shade decisions – Sky Cool Grey and Noir.
The 2023 Cadillac Lyriq made its world debut final week on the 2021 Shanghai Auto Present. It is going to be priced to begin at $59,990 within the U.S. and CA$69,898 in Canada. Reservations will open in September of 2021.
The Lyriq can be constructed on the GM Spring Hill plant in Tennessee, following a $2 billion funding to help manufacturing of electrical automobiles. It should experience on the GM BEV3 platform and be fitted with a GM Ultium batteries and Ultium Drive motor that, within the first iteration of the Lyriq, can be rated at 340 horsepower and 325 pound-feet of torque. A high-performance model, just like the V-Collection and Blackwing variants of the 2022 Cadillac CT4 and 2022 Cadillac CT5 luxurious sedans, has not been dominated out.
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2023 Cadillac Lyriq Pictures