General Motors will add a second Chinese-made model to its North American portfolio, the maker has revealed.
Following the launch of the Chinese-made Buick Envision this coming summer, the Cadillac brand will begin importing the plug-in hybrid version of its new CT6 sedan from a plant in Shanghai. That’s not entirely a surprise, several observers said, considering China’s increasing push to replace conventional gas models with cleaner, electrified powertrains.
The CT6 is the new flagship sedan for the brand, slotting above the current CTS. It is one of at least a half-dozen new offerings the luxury brand plans to launch before the end of the decade, though an even more upscale four-door is in the works, as well as three all-new SUV models. (more…)