News of Cadillac's EV plans follows GM's announcement Wednesday to partner with EVgo, ChargePoint and Greenlots, three of the nation's leading charging networks, to make it easier for owners of GM electric cars to find a charging station and pay for the electricity in the future.
GM is set to announce Friday as part of an investor update that a Cadillac will be the first vehicle based on its forthcoming "BEV3" platform, the people said.
A GM spokesman declined to comment. GM announced a year ago it was ending production of the plug-in Volt as well as a low-selling plug-in Cadillac CT6, even as it moved to boost EV spending. According to Michael Albano, a GM spokesperson, the biggest automaker in the USA restructured its entire product development organization in order to shift its focus to electric vehicles. The new platform is a major part of GM's plans to launch at least 20 EVs by 2023. An EV crossover would also match up well against other luxury brands' new electric offerings, such as Audi's e-tron, Mercedes-Benz's EQC, and Jaguar's I-Pace.
Cadillac will become the face of GM's push into the electric-vehicle market, although it's unclear when exactly it will appear on the market.
Cadillac has also been doing very well in China, with sales rising 17.2 per cent in 2018. GM Chief Executive Mary Barra has said that GM aims to sell 1 million electric vehicles a year by 2026, many of them in China, which has set strict production quotas on such vehicles.
It is possible that the electric Cadillac will be targeted at the Chinese market where the government has implemented an aggressive electrification strategy to combat air quality problems and reduce the reliance on oil imports; the country aims to boost hybrid and electric auto sales 10 fold over the next decade via incentives and mandates.
Munir becomes Sevilla's second signing of the day, following their capture of Ajax defender Max Wober earlier on Friday. The 23-year-old leaves Barcelona after five seasons at the club, and with 12 goals in his 56 appearances for the side.
Three people have died from the flu in ME so far this season, according to the state's Center for Disease Control and Prevention. Health officials in both countries say it's not too late to get a flu vaccine to reduce the risk of contracting the virus.
Tout ceux qui visent le classement général final devront s'illustrer sur cette journée pour être à la hauteur de leurs attentes. Les deux étapes suivantes se veulent plus classiques et satisferont les purs sprinters, avec la plaine comme jouet principal.
On rappelle qu'entre 2000 et 2007, c'est Microsoft qui chapeautait la compagnie fondée par Jason Jones et Alex Seropian. Nous savons que de nouvelles aventures nous attendent pleines de mystères, d'aventures et d'espoir.
China's "economy began to slow there for the second half", Cook said during an interview with CNBC on Wednesday afternoon. AMS, a European chipmaker that supplies Apple, saw its shares drop almost 20% after Apple warned of slowing iPhone sales.
Investigators are collecting DNA from the facility's male employees and anyone else who may have had contact with her. The new mom has been a patient at Hacienda Healthcare since she was 3 years old, according to KPHO.
Sergio Aguero trained for the first time this week on Thursday as the striker continues to battle an illness. Central defender Vincent Kompany has also been struggling since the Liverpool game, Guardiola revealed.
Using the quality and the potential of the boys in the best way we can, train on all-important things like different systems. Liverpool are still four points clear at the top of the Premier League and while the Seagulls sit down in 13th.
"Creed II" : victoire par KO
Il s'agit d'une pale resucée avec un Viktor Draco bien moins détestable que son ignoble père. Inutile d'avoir vu le premier Creed pour comprendre l'essentiel de l'intrigue de Creed II .
Barcelona plan to sell Philippe Coutinho this summer
That's because some of the bonus clauses they are entitled to following Coutinho's departure would be rendered obsolete. Therefore, Liverpool could miss out on a hefty £22 million if Coutinho leaves Spain this month.
Visé: un Gilet jaune perd la vie renversé par un camion
Pour ce qui est du drame qui est survenu " il s'agirait toutefois d'un accident, le conducteur n'ayant pas vu le manifestant. Des Gilets jaunes bloquaient les camions quand l'un d'entre eux a été percuté par un poids lourd qui aurait forcé le passage.
Bumrah gets ODI, T20 break after Australia heroics
The right-arm paceman has been a consistent performer for India A, and recently had a decent tour of New Zealand with them. He also picked up seven wickets against New Zealand A, including a 4-wicket haul in the last match.
Eurovision : Bilal Hassani, celui qu’on n’attendait pas
Bilal Hassani , un jeune marocain , fier de ses origines et star du web pourrait représenter la France à l'Eurovision . Quoi qu'il en soit, le titre a déjà passé la barre du million de vues sur YouTube et attire une curiosité inégalée.