Cadillac Announces New EV: the ELR Coupe

Posted Aug 18, 2011

Cadillac just announced a new EV, the ELR Coupe, which is built on GM’s Voltec platform. The ELR Coupe is based on the 2009 Cadillac Converj concept, but TechCrunch notes that it is built on the same platform as the Chevy Volt. The press release says that “details on performance, price and timing will be announced later.”

The ELR features a lithium ion battery, a four-cylinder engine and an electric drive unit. [photo via GM]