Recently, Mahmoud Samara, Vice President of GM Market Sales Department issued a Cadillac’s new electric car Lyriq’s road test spy photos, which means that the R & D of this cross-border SUV is in order. The car will be officially launched in Shanghai Auto Show on April 19. At the same time, Lyriq will also be officially put into production in SAIC, and is officially launched in 2022.
Cadillac claimed that the previously announced Lyriq concept car has completed 85% R & D. Compare the concept car, we can speculate that the appearance of the new car will maximize the appearance of the concept car, and the long-slip design is a reality. However, from a heavy camouflage, we can see the B-column of the new car relatively thick, and the rear wheel is not too exaggerated to invade the back door. In addition, the mass production model also joined the ordinary optical rearview mirror that had a hard antenna, which is required for the consideration of the body strength and the current law.
It is reported that the new car will be equipped with the latest “Super Cruise” Driving aid system. At the same time, the Ultium battery system (NCMA, NCMA, nickel-manganese aluminum chemical formula) equipped in the cathode is used to reduce the needs of rare earth materials such as cobalt. Compared with the current GM battery, the engineers of General Motors will cobalt The content is reduced by 70% or more.) The vehicle can be configured by a lower center of gravity and nearly 50/50, thereby providing the vehicle with moving, sensitivity. In addition, the car is mainly driven by rear wheel and provides high performance four-wheel drive models for consumers.
The vehicle will provide more than 483 km (300 miles) of the operating capacity, and support more than 150 kW DC fast charge and up to 19 kW level 2 charge. The new car is estimated to be less than $ 60,000, and the specific price will be based on different configurations, and it is expected to be available in July in the first quarter of 2022.