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Cadillac ELR Is a Luxury Car First, Plug-in Second - #ev

Cadillac ELR Is a Luxury Car First, Plug-in Second - #ev

While the Cadillac ELR is built on the same gasoline range-extended plug-in electric architecture found in the Chevrolet Volt , the video from an exclusive preview event in West Hollywood last Friday shows that the ELR is all about luxury features and gimmicks. GM hopes to appeal to a new segment of plug-in buyer. It's a luxury car which happens to be a plug-in, not the other way around. “It’s probably the most luxurious interior for an electric car that I’ve seen ever,” Volt driver and former GM Volt Customer Advisory Board member Mark Swain comments in the video, adding that some features—like a motorized cover for the cup holders—were “an extravagance beyond belief.” Unlike the interior of the Chevrolet Volt, which emphasizes the car’s plug-in geeky-ness, the Cadillac ELR focuses on making the occupants feel insulated from the world outside, putting comfort first. The b...

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