I came across this old cadillac in a parking lot and just had to take a photo
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Cadillac through the voice of its president Johan de Nysschen has announced the ELR is not going to receive a second generation.
The stylish ELR never took off due to its exorbitant price tag which put off a lot of potential buyers, prompting Cadillac’s Chief Marketing Officer, Uwe Ellinghaus, to call it a “big disappointment.” As a consequence, it shouldn’t come as a surprise there aren’t plans for a second generation, even though the current model is considered by de Nysschen as being “one of the most beautiful cars on four wheels.” 139 more words
Packard ad from 1955: “Take the key and see,” “Let the ride decide.” “Torsion-Level ride – the greatest Engineering Advancement in Automotive History!”
We have chronicled here (and on our previous blog) how, when James Nance arrived in 1952 as president of Packard, he had taken the helm of a once-grand company now approaching the abyss. 556 more words