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CADILLAC XLR V-Series Series/Models Timeline, Specifications and Pictures

Generations: 1
First production year: 2008
Engines: Gasoline
Body style: Convertible (spider/spyder, cabrio/cabriolet, drop/open/soft top)
 

2008 - 2011

When General Motors introduced the Cadillac XLR on the market, it aimed high at the Mercedes' SL customers, but the low sales ruined its dreams. Cadillac introduced the XLR in 2003 as a luxurious, two-seat personal roadster. It was a mixed vehicle built on top of a Chevrolet Corvette chassis and a Northstar V-8 engine, and all assembled into a wedged-shaped bodywork with a power-retracta...

full description and technical specifications
gasoline engines:

  CADILLAC XLR-V 4.4 V8 6AT (449 HP)