2023 Cadillac Lyriq Enters Regular Production
2023 Cadillac Lyriq Enters Regular Production. Back in November 2021, with the process completed about 80%. We saw Cadillac Lyriq was rigorously travelling from the freezer to the furnace as part of its validation testing. Now, it is safe to assume full-fledged manufacturing could happen in the next few weeks. According to Cadillac Society, we’re getting hazy reports that March 21 is the date. To handle the Ultium-powered crossover, and as Cadillac’s first all-electric vehicle, the manufacturing facility in Spring Hill, Tennessee underwent a multi-million dollar renovation. A spokesperson from Cadillac advised us that production plans were on track for later this month but couldn’t provide an exact date.
The Lyriq’s evolution from commencement to delivery has been relatively quick. Compared to GMC’s Hummer EV the only production car using Ultium battery. In August 2020, the Lyric debuted as a concept vehicle, followed by a production debut in April 2021 that looked practically identical. In September Lyriq order banks were opened and filled all its reservation in just 10 minutes for the Debut Edition. Hitting the spots, Cadillac has excited the interest of EV buyers searching for a modern crossover.
Performance, Top Speed & 0-60 Mph
Lyriq will launch with a single motor-config, with an RWD drivetrain. Producing 340 horsepower (254 kilowatts) and 325 pound-feet (440 Newton-meters) of torque. Cadillac Lyriq can go from 0-60 in under 4.0 seconds and have a estimated top speed of 145 mph which is insane, let’s see the exact figure which company disclose everything about this first ever EV by Cadillac.
Battery & Range
Cadillac Lyriq is having a 100-kWh battery, estimates range around 300 miles, though official EPA figures haven’t been released. When it comes time for a recharge. The Lyriq will offer 190-kW fast charging to reclaim 200 miles of range in about a half-hour.
2023 Cadillac Lyriq Price starts at $59,900 USD; all-wheel-drive models are in the works and there’s also talk of high-performance models to round out the lineup.
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