Cadillac is a United States automobile company founded in 1902 by Henry M. Leland.
This company has been part of General Motors since 1909. Its headquarters are in Detroit, Michigan. Cadillac’s slogan at the moment is Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit which refers to rights that cannot be changed in the text of the Proclamation of Independence of the United States.
Cadillac was founded on the remains of the Henry Ford Company.
When Henry Ford left the company with some of his main partners, the company finally broke up. To liquidate the company, financial backers William Murphy and Lemuel Bowen called engineers Henry M. Leland of Leland & Faulconer Manufacturing Company to estimate the company’s selling price before selling it.
Leland instead suggested that they continue the company’s business using Leland’s single-cylinder engine. This company also has a new name, namely Cadillac Automobile Company on August 22, 1902.
Leland & Faulconer Manufacturing and Cadillac Automobile Company joined in 1905.
The name Cadillac was taken from a 17th-century French explorer named Antoine Laumet de la Mathe, Sieur de Cadillac who discovered Detroit in 1701.
From its inception, Cadillac was intended to make luxury cars with precision engineering. Their cars are one of the best-working cars in the United States. The use of spare parts together was an important discovery in 1908.
Cadillac was also the first car manufacturer to create a vehicle with a fully enclosed roof in 1910.
In 1912, Cadillac invented an electrical system for contacting cars, lighter systems, and lighting systems.
In 1915, Cadillac introduced the VS 902 engine capable of producing 70 horsepower (52 kW) power at 2400 rpm and 180 ft.lbf (240 Nm) of torque.
This car can penetrate speeds of 65 miles/hour. At that time, this car was the fastest vehicle. Cadillac was also a pioneer for the VS dual-plane crankshaft in 1918.
In 1930, Cadillac installed the V-16 engine for the first time with a 45-degree overhead valve, 452 cubic inches, powered by 165 horsepower (123 kW), one of the most powerful and smooth engines in the United States.
Two types of luxury Cadillacs launched in the millennium are the Cadillac Grill Limo and the Cadillac Escalade 6.2L premium – 2012. The following are the specifics that can be given for both types of Cadillacs:
- Cadillac Gril Limo
Cadillac Gril Limo obama
A description of the specifications for a Cadillac Gril Limo car that was once the ride of US President Obama is as follows:
#Design & Technology
The design and technology of the transplanted Cadillac Gril Limo changed dramatically and were made to function specifically as the car of the President of the United States.
The exterior of this car according to Cadillac is more elegant and modern in style. The front, Gril Limo still displays the characteristics of Cadillac, two rows of boxes but somewhat different when compared to other models. This limo grille resembles the CTS sport sedan and Escalade.
Another feature is the design of the vertical head and rear lights. For the rearview mirror, the same as that used on Cadilac for the public.
Added, design changes were made to improve the function of the vehicle as a means of transportation for the president.
For that, the side glass is made a little more upright than the previous version.
The goal is that the scope of vision of the president when he looks out wider. Even so, the dimensions and proportions are still the same as the previous Limo.
The back and sides of this limousine are in the classic style, the same as Cadilac STS and DTS luxury sedans. The cabin is specially designed and is the best work of Cadillac designers and engineers.
This cabin is made with style, taste and modern technology. Even so, the exclusive elements and the humanist devil are still used. Among other things, trim and upholstery which are done by hand skills the old fashioned way.
Interior leather and seats are cut and sewn by hand. Various functional aspects are carefully considered and designed. Executive rear passenger room and more spacious.
This limo grille is specially designed and developed. Likewise testing to ensure performance by their duties.
The level of security is determined during the manufacturing process. Especially for security, the secret is kept super tight. It is said, that the ability of this car to provide protection as well as a tank. It can protect passengers from grenades and even asteroids. As the office runs, Cadillac is equipped with a specially coded communication system.
Thus, this car makes this car safest in the world. The United States flag is mounted on the front right fender and the presidential flag on the front left fender. To illuminate the two flags, LED spotlights with the latest technology are used.
Even though Cadillac says the limo grill looks more elegant and modern, some media have previously dubbed it as the Beast, aka Bad Beast.
The assessment is based on stolen photographs when the car was tested and the tires used. It turns out that the tires used are the same as the trucks. The public also thinks this Cadillac is a modification of the truck.
Until the weight of this car is estimated to reach 4.5 tons more. Besides, the Cadillac Gril Limo uses bulletproof glass, an armored body, and tires that keep rolling even though it has gone flat.
The interior was tightly sealed to protect passengers or the president from chemical weapons attacks.
- Cadillac Escalade 6.2L premium – 2012
The specifications of the 2012 Cadillac Escalade 6.2L premium car are as follows:
- ABS (Anti-Lock Brakes),
- AC, AM / FM Stereo,
- Bluetooth Handsfree System,
- CD player,
- Climate Control,
- Cruise Control,
- Dual Power Seats,
- DVD player,
- EBS (Electronic Braking System),
- Fog light,
- Leather Interior,
- Memory Seats,
- Panoramic Roof,
- Parking sensors,
- Power Brakes,
- Power locks,
- Power seat,
- Power steering,
- Power Windows,
- Premium Wheels,
- Rear AC,
- Rear Defrost,
- Rear entertainment system (RES),
- Keyless Entry Remote,
- Reverse Camera,
- Running boards,
- Tachometer, and
- Tilt Steering.
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