Do you remember what you were doing in the summer of 1998? If not, perhaps this bit of information will help. That was the summer the Cadillac Escalade made its big debut. Now, we are celebrating the Escalade’s 20th birthday and the dominating success it has had over the past two decades.   “Over the past 20 years, the Escalade has prevailed not only as a highly regarded full-size luxury SUV, but also as a cultural icon that is synonymous with style and sophistication,” said Cadillac President Steve Carlisle. “From the highway to the big screen, the Escalade has been embraced by drivers and fans around the world.”   For 15 of the Read More →

Cadillac rim

Cadillac coupes are few and far between, but when the brand does come out with a new coupe, you can rest assured it will blow you away. The CTS and ATS Coupes are among the few currently offered by Cadillac, though the brand will soon stop offering both. Luckily, recent patent drawings confirm that Cadillac will be designing a CT5 Coupe, an all-new model that’s truly modern. We’re looking forward to welcoming it to our showroom here at Carl Hogan. According to Top Speed, the Cadillac CT5 Coupe, which will also be accompanied by a sedan version, will likely come with thin headlights, thin mirrors, a small hood vent, and Read More →

Black Engineer of the Year

FCA engineer Kristal Fears, the Global Manufacturing Product Responsible for the C-SUV, was given the 2016 Black Engineer of the Year Special Recognition Award by US Black Engineer and Information Technology magazine. The magazine issues this award to someone in engineering or another STEM field who shows “high merit, broad impact on people and value to society as a whole.” Winners are provided with professional development and networking opportunities to help further their careers. Fears is the latest of many FCA employees who have been honored with the BEYA over the years. She was honored at the 30th Black Engineer of the Year STEM Conference and Career Fair, which was Read More →

Cadillac global sales

Cadillac is more popular than ever thanks to its innovative designs and unparalleled luxury. SRX sales are up 30% in the US as of August, and increased demand for the ATS product line means that more drivers want to get their hands on the high-quality and fine-tuned Cadillac models. According to Cadillac, the Cadillac global sales are concentrated in the ATS, CTS, and SRX sales. Escalades are popular as well, especially in North America. While it’s not uncommon to see some growth from year to year, the rapid growth in sales means Cadillac is becoming a new standard. “We remain disciplined in our strategy to build the brand long-term,” said Read More →

Black Engineer of the Year

The 2016 ATS-V is an awesome car: a compact performance vehicle that puts the “packed” into compact. And the good news is that dealers, just like ours here at Carl Hogan Automotive, are now starting to order models of this already popular vehicle. The vehicle comes in both sedan and coupe versions, so you can easily choose the ATS-V that best fits your life today. “The V-Series is the ultimate expression of Cadillac’s re-ignited product substance and the passion at the core of our brand,” said Johan de Nysschen, Cadillac president. “The ATS-V expands the V-Series lineup, bringing a new kind of performance character to Cadillac. Lightweight, agile and potent, the ATS-V will Read More →

2016 Cadillac CTS-V performance

Here at Carl Hogan Automotive, we are very excited for the new track-ready Cadillac which boasts over 640 hp. You heard right. The 2016 Cadillac CTS-V performance is so incredible it can hit 200 mph no problem. The V-Series brings a whole new meaning to the term “luxury sports car.” According to Cadillac, the new CTS-V stomps the competition in terms of performance, and is capable of doing 0-60 in 3.7 seconds. Aside from the 6.2-liter V8 supercharged engine, the CTS-V will feature a track-designed chassis and suspension, Brembo brakes, and advanced safety features among other things. “V-Series represents the very best of the Cadillac brand – the pinnacle of Read More →

massage seats

If you’ve got a busy work schedule that makes it difficult for you to get a relaxing break at the massage therapist, you may want to consider one of the two models Cadillac has equipped with brand new Cadillac massage seats. The 2015 XTS Premium, XTS Platinum Collection, and Escalade Platinum Collection available at Carl Hogan Automotive offer front driver and passenger seats that can knead, roll, and relax your back as you drive, complete with an anti-fatigue option. The seats’ settings can be stored in the car’s memory just like the seat positions, and activated at just the flip of a switch. It won’t give you the same experience Read More →

luxury airport transfer program

Say goodbye to chaotic dashes through the airport to catch your connecting flight and say hello to a stress-free ride in a Cadillac. The automaker is partnering with American Airlines to provide a luxury airport transfer program to their valued customers. “American and Cadillac are two iconic American brands, both in the process of redefining the contemporary American luxury experience,” said Suzanne Rubin, president of American Airlines’ AAdvantage Loyalty Program. “This is just the beginning of the opportunities we see with our partnership with Cadillac, and we are thrilled to be able to offer these benefits to our customers.” Luxury airport transfer program members will have the opportunity to ride Read More →

2015 Cadillac ATS

The 2015 Cadillac ATS Sedan is a real work of art. It is an agile sedan that handles like a dream, thanks to its lightweight body and superb engineering. This helps to create advanced acceleration and power, without compromising the safety. The ATS comes equipped with Adaptive Forward Lighting, cruise control, and IntelliBeam headlights. Inside the ATS, Cadillac reports that the Sedan “delivers an abundance of advanced technology, including the powerful available OnStar with 4G LTW and built in Wi-Fi hotspot.” This allows passengers to browse the internet, use their smartphones, and stay connected online from the comfort of their own seat. Along with this top-of-the-line technology, the ATS has Read More →