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Dear Media Colleague,

On behalf of Cadillac and the entire team that designed and engineered the all-new 2015 Cadillac Escalade, I welcome you to Bluffton, South Carolina.

This southern, coastal town nestled between Savannah, GA and Hilton Head, SC, provides the perfect scenery and terrain for experiencing every feature of the all-new Cadillac Escalade.

From the precisely designed interior to the unmatched driving performance, your drive through South Carolina’s “Low Country” will show you the fourth-generation Escalade has set the bar for craftsmanship, both inside and out.

We hope you enjoy your drive time in Bluffton, and if there’s anything the Cadillac Communications staff can do to help you during your visit, please don’t hesitate to ask.

Jordana Strosberg
Cadillac Communications



Latest Escalade News

Cadillac Names Dan Creed Vice President, Sales Operations


Cadillac has appointed Dan Creed to the position of vice president, sales operations, effective January 16, 2016. Creed will lead sales and service activities in North America, the brand’s largest market and report to Cadillac President Johan de Nysschen. Creed’s responsibilities include development and execution of retail sales and customer experience strategies.

Cadillac global sales grow 24.5% in December, 7.5% in 2015


Driven by sharp increases in the U.S. and China, Cadillac global sales increased 24.5% in December. Cadillac completed 2015 with global growth of 7.5%, an increase of more than 19,000 for a total of 277,868 luxury vehicles.

3.6L V6 Named One of Ward’s 10 Best Engines


The all-new, 3.6L V6 powering several Cadillac models today was named one of Ward’s 10 Best Engines. The new V6 debuted this year, and is optional on Cadillac’s 2016 ATS and CTS product lines.

Cadillac global sales rise 16.9% in November


Cadillac global sales increased 16.9 percent in November to 23,241 units. For the year to date, Cadillac sales are up 5.6 percent worldwide.

Cadillac CTS V-Sport Named 2016 Car and Driver 10 Best


Car and Driver magazine today announced that the 2016 Cadillac CTS V-Sport is one of the magazine’s 10 Best cars. A CTS model has received the publication’s highest accolade every year since the 2014 model-year redesign.

Cadillac Rear Camera Mirror named 2015 Popular Science ‘Best of What’s New’ award winner.


Cadillac’s Rear Camera Mirror has been named a 2015 Popular Science “Best of What’s New” award winner. The annual awards cover the magazine’s choices of the year’s top 100 technology innovations and appear in the December issue.

Cadillac XT5 Initiates New Series of Cadillac Luxury Crossovers


Cadillac today unveiled the first-ever 2017 Crossover Touring 5 (XT5,) a comprehensively upgraded luxury crossover and the cornerstone of a new series of crossovers in the brand’s ongoing expansion. The first-ever XT5 premieres this month at the Dubai and Los Angeles auto shows and begins production in the U.S. and China in spring 2016.

2017 Cadillac CT6 Plug-In Hybrid Makes North American Debut in Los Angeles


Cadillac conducted the North American debut of the Plug-In Hybrid Electric version of the 2017 Cadillac Touring 6 (CT6) range-topping sedan at the Los Angeles Auto Show today.

Cadillac global sales rise 16.9 Percent in October


With substantial gains in its top four markets, Cadillac global sales increased 16.9 percent in October to 23,250 units. U.S. sales rose 13 percent, and the brand’s sales grew in China (23.4 percent) Canada (46.5 percent) and the Middle East (15.3 percent).

2016 Cadillac CT6 Range-Topping Sedan Slated for March Launch


Cadillac extends the top of its range with the 2016 Cadillac Touring 6 sedan, which begins production in Detroit in January, with initial shipments to dealers in March. Through the integration of new technologies, the first-ever Cadillac CT6 creates a new formula for the range-topping sedan and substantially expands the Cadillac portfolio.

Cadillac and Condé Nast partner to create and distribute editorial and branded content through 23 stories


Cadillac and Condé Nast today announced a groundbreaking partnership to create and distribute compelling editorial and branded content through 23 Stories, Condé Nast’s award-winning branded content studio.

2016 Cadillac V-Series Crystal White Frost Editions


Cadillac today announced the exclusive Crystal White Frost Edition for all three of its new high-performance V-Series models – the 2016 Cadillac ATS-V Coupe and Sedan, and the 2016 Cadillac CTS-V Sedan.

New Technologies Boost Efficiency for 2016


Renowned for luxury and design, Cadillac has recently added dynamic driving performance to its list of attributes. Now as 2016 model year production begins, Cadillac adds new fuel-saving technologies. Active Fuel Management and Automatic Stop/Start technologies, and widespread use of a new 8-speed transmission, are combining to raise fuel economy ratings and reduce emissions in Cadillac’s portfolio.

Cadillac global sales rise 10 percent in September


With substantial gains in its top three markets, Cadillac global sales increased 10 percent in September to 24,593 units. U.S. sales rose 7.8 percent, while increases in China and Canada were 14.7 percent and 34.6 percent, respectively.

Cadillac Partners with Design House Public School


Cadillac announced a unique project in which its all-new luxury crossover, the XT5, will debut at venues around the world in partnership with acclaimed fashion designers Public School. At a private kickoff event, Public School announced it would debut its Pre-Fall collection on the runway in Dubai, in collaboration with the launch of the first-ever 2017 Cadillac XT5. It is also creating an XT5-inspired capsule collection for the special invited guests at the Dubai show in November.

Cadillac Racing’s O’Connell in Points Lead after Sonoma


Cadillac Racing drivers Johnny O’Connell and Andy Pilgrim finished the first of a double race weekend in the Pirelli World Challenge GT Series at Sonoma Raceway in the fifth and sixth positions

Cadillac Racing Ready for Long Miller Motorsport Park


Cadillac Racing drivers Johnny O’Connell and Andy Pilgrim are ready to return to Miller Motorsports Park in Utah for rounds 16 and 17 of the Pirelli World Challenge Championship to run Aug. 21 - 23.

Cadillac Names Richard Brekus Global Product Strategy Director


Cadillac has appointed Richard Brekus to the position of director, Global Product Strategy, effective August 17, 2015. Brekus will report to President Johan de Nysschen, joining Cadillac’s management team and leading the brand’s product planning, product management and portfolio planning across the Cadillac’s global regions.

Cadillac Launches Cadillac Capsule Collection Curated by Nick Wooster


Expanding its footprint in men’s fashion, Cadillac today launched a specially curated capsule collection, expressed in 15 looks, chosen and styled by fashion icon Nick Wooster. The Cadillac Capsule Collection is comprised of pieces from the Fall/Winter 2015 collections of today’s most influential emerging designers, many of whom showcase their work annually at New York Men’s Day (NYMD), which the brand has supported since its inception.

David Leone Appointed Executive Chief Engineer, Cadillac Product Programs


Cadillac today announced the appointment of David Leone as Executive Chief Engineer, Cadillac Product Programs effective August 3. He will report to Vice President Global Product Programs Doug Parks and Cadillac President Johan de Nysschen.



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