The XLR roadster, Cadillac’s ambitious access into the elite membership of luxury convertibles, provides a dash of exclusivity to its unique combination of performance, superior generation and dramatic layout.
The XLR represents the pinnacle of the Cadillac variety with two fundamental models: the XLR with a 320-horsepower (239 kW) four.6L Northstar V-8 VVT; and the XLR-V excessive-performance variant the quickest and maximum agile Cadillac ever presented – with a 443-horsepower (330 kW) four.4L Northstar V-eight supercharged engine.
Cadillac will also retain its particularly exceptional XLR Platinum series, injecting even greater luxurious into the brand’s portfolio with luxurious touches that consist of a hand-crafted leather-based interior. Six outdoors/interior colour combinations are to be had for 2008: Black Raven (Ebony/Cashmere); Goldstream metallic (Burl/Cashmere); Liquid Amethyst (Burl/Cashmere); light Platinum (Ebony/Cashmere); Elektra Blue (Ebony/Cashmere); Crystal pink (Ebony/Cashmere).
Also for 2008, the Cadillac XLR provides a heated steering wheel and an advanced version of Cadillac’s acclaimed Magnetic ride control system. XLR’s surprise damping gadget is revised for 2008, extending the car’s already astonishing combination of agility and ride first-rate. Other superior technology include Adaptive forward lights that allows the headlamps to swivel in concert with automobile steering; a head-up show; StabiliTrak; heated and cooled seats; Keyless access with push-button start; and DVD navigation and enjoyment.
The XLR is a current expression of Cadillac’s heritage of landmark layout and advanced generation. Stimulated by Stealth fighter aircraft layout, XLR creates a dramatic presence of cutting-edge luxury and overall performance.
The XLR offers the closing comfort of a retractable difficult top. Through pushing and preserving a unmarried button, the XLR can convert from coupe to open roadster in much less than 30 seconds. The pinnacle is made from aluminum and magnesium with composite outside panels, a heated glass backlight and glass rear-region home windows.
The indoors design expresses cutting-edge luxurious. Particular eucalyptus wood in mild or darkish tones, blended with placing aluminum accents, offer a high priced and alluring surroundings. The gauges have been designed together with Italian luxury logo Bvlgari.
Cadillac XLR 2008 Design Exterior Interior