2016 Cadillac Eldorado price, interior, release

The rumors about revival of some iconic vehicles are at the highest level when it comes to 2016 models. One of the most talked about is definitely 2016 Cadillac Eldorado. Its production lasted for 10 generations, but ended back in 2002. However, big concept vehicles Cadillac revealed in past few years started a lot of stories about big returns. Both Ciel and Elmiraj concepts were mentioned as potential Eldorados in the future.

2016 Cadillac Eldorado Front Ciel Concept

2016 Cadillac Eldorado design

Very little or nothing at all will stay the same in design of this model if Cadillac decided to launch it for 2016 model year. It styling cues will mainly be taken from the mentioned concepts. This means high end luxury and latest technology solutions. Back in its era, Eldorado was known for these two. We can expect overall body reshape, with chromed details, and pretty much everything new, from front fascia to the shape and rear end. Big wheels will also be part of the 2016 Cadillac Eldorado.

Inside, Cadillac will not take chances. Materials of highest quality, big touchscreen, and numerous gadgets will all be available for new Eldorado. Color scheme is still unknown, but design of the cabin will be minimalistic with focus on luxury details, such as black piano trim details, chromed touches, and features, including comfort, entertainment and safety, will be of latest generation.

2016 Cadillac Eldorado Interior Ciel Concept

2016 Cadillac Eldorado performance

Performance specs of the model are not known yet. There are few assumptions about the engine options, but GM hasn’t confirmed any of these news. Previous model was run by a 4.6 L Northstar V8 engine, which was able to deliver 295 hp. These numbers will not stay the same, and there is a big possibility for engine switch as well. What is known is that the model will have V8 power unit available. Power of it is expected to exceed 400 hp, and fuel economy should be pretty great, thanks mainly to latest technology solutions that became available in automotive world.

Automatic transmission is expected to stay, but the number of speeds could be doubled, or even more. New 9-spead transmission will probably be the gearbox solutions suited for this kind of vehicle.

2016 Cadillac Eldorado Rear Ciel Concept

2016 Cadillac Eldorado rivals

Almost every part of 2016 Cadillac Eldorado is changes, but its competitors remain the same. Some of them have ended the production, such as Lincoln Mark series, Buick Riviera, Oldsmobile Toronado and the Chrysler Imperial Crown Coupe.. Others have been here for a while now, and will continue to fight with upcoming Eldorado for market dominance.

2016 Cadillac Eldorado Side Ciel Concept

2016 Cadillac Eldorado price and release date

Even though there is no official info about the release date of the new model, it will hardly be presented by the end of this year. The model will, most likely, hit dealer showrooms around mid-2016. Pricing will be revealed as we approach potential release date, but it is estimated to start around $80,000.

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