First glimpsed in concept-car type at the CES commerce present in January of 2021, the Cadillac Celestiq guarantees to be the model’s most luxurious, most technologically superior, and most costly mannequin ever.
The massive sedan will constructed on GM’s “Ultium” electric-vehicle platform, with annual manufacturing restricted to a rumored 400 items. Celestiq shall be hand assembled at GM’s Global Tech Center in Warren, Michigan.
Cadillac has revealed valuable few Celestiq particulars to date—actually, we’ve solely this partially obscured picture of the automotive to share—however we do know that it’ll characteristic all-wheel drive, 4-wheel steering, and an all-glass roof. We’re additionally instructed that patrons will have the ability to choose their very own palette of colours, supplies, and materials.
About that roof: The four-section glass roof will characteristic occupant-selectable roof coloration and opacity, offering every seating place with a novel lighting expertise.
Yesterday, Cadillac revealed a sequence of “teaser” element photographs of the Celestiq. Here is an extract from the accompanying press launch:
Today, Cadillac shared a second set of photographs of the CELESTIQ present automotive. The design resonates from the primary impression to encourage continued discovery and fascination. Drawing from intervals of Cadillac’s 120-year heritage for a daring imaginative and prescient of the long run, the CELESTIQ present automotive units new requirements for distinctive craftsmanship and expertise.
The inside is open and spacious, and creates an expertise not like anything with a concentrate on meticulous detailing overlayed on a clear cutting-edge design.
“The CELESTIQ exterior and interior were designed together to reflect a holistic vision of what American luxury can be,” stated Tristan Murphy, Cadillac inside design supervisor. “With CELESTIQ, we’ve created an even higher level of craft, allowing us to add that beautiful sense of movement through the cabin.”
Follow General Motors Design on Instagram for extra early seems to be on the CELESTIQ present automotive all through the summer time. CELESTIQ availability shall be introduced at a later date.
Note that Cadillac continues to be referring to the Celestiq as a “show car,” suggesting that these photographs could solely approximate the looks and the options of the particular manufacturing car that you just’ll have the ability to purchase within the not-too-distant future.
No manufacturing date has been set for the Celestiq, although rumors counsel that the Caddy flagship will arrive early in 2024 as a 2025 mannequin. As for worth, we wouldn’t be shocked to see this hand-built, limited-production sedan go for round $200,000 to begin. Can’t wait that lengthy for a plug-in Caddy? The model’s first-ever all-electric mannequin, the Lyriq crossover, arrives in showrooms this summer time.
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