Cadillac is recalling 2013-2015 XTS models for an issue with the electronic parking brake. There are reports of the brake staying partially engaged after being released. This could lead to premature brake wear as well as leading to excessive heat and risk of fire at the parking brake wheels. Dealers will apply a software update […]
Cadillac announced today the pricing of the new XTS Vsport as well as when it will go into production. At $63,020 including destination fees, the Cadillac XTS Vsport packs a unique grill, standard 20″ wheels as well as Cadillac’s new 3.6l direct-injection, twin-turbo V-6. Packing 410hp and 369 lb*ft in XTS tune, the new V-6 […]
Cadillac recently revealed the details of the planned changes to the XTS large sedan. As announced earlier this year when the CTS Vsport model debuted – the XTS will get a new top engine in the form of a twin-turbo 3.6l Direct Injection V-6. In this application, it will be backed exclusively by a 6-speed […]
One of the new technologies that Cadillac is bringing to their line in the new XTS is capless fuel filling. In this implementation, there is no removable fuel cap. Instead there is a build in flap that seals the fuel neck except when a fuel nozzle is inserted. The advantages include a smaller fuel door […]
Cadillac has heard some complaints from owners and the press on its new CUE infotainment system. Issues center on the responsiveness of the system (something we experienced ourselves with the ATS we recently drove) to both individual touches (haptic feedback can be somewhat hit-or-miss, sometimes happening right away, other times after a bit of lag) […]
GM announced that, beginning on november 12th, that they are recalling 12,626 Cadillac XTS’ built between October 12, 2011 and August 30, 2012 for a defect in the rear headrests. The headrests might exhibit a fault that prevents them from remaining in their upright position and therefore does not meet the mandated minimum height requirement.