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2008 Cadillac XLR

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Cashmere / Burl

Ebony w / Ebony Accents

Cashmere / Ebony




EPA Classification Two-seater
Rear Wheel Size 18 x -TBD- in
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material N/A
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size N/A in
Front Wheel Size 18 x -TBD- in
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 150
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) N/A
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 310 @ 4400
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 320 @ 6400
Engine Type Gas V8
Displacement 4.6L/279
Fuel Economy Est-Combined N/A MPG
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 24 MPG
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
Cruising Range - Hwy 432.00 mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
Cruising Range - City 270.00 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 15 MPG
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.73
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.15
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.67
Trans Description Cont. Again Not Available
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.06
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.03
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD
Trans Type 6
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.85
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.36
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.53
Suspension Type - Front Independent
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) SLA double wishbone
Suspension Type - Rear Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) SLA double wishbone
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 12.8 x 1.3 in
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Brake Type Pwr
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 12.0 x 1.0 in
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 18 gal
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.2
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall N/A ft
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 39 ft
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.9
Front Tire Size P235/50WR18
Spare Tire Size N/A
Rear Tire Size P235/50WR18
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. Not Available lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. Not Available lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. Not Available lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. Not Available lbs
Base Curb Weight 3647 lbs
Min Ground Clearance N/A in
Second Leg Room N/A in
Front Head Room 37.6 in
Front Leg Room 42.6 in
Second Hip Room N/A in
Passenger Capacity 2
Front Shoulder Room 54.3 in
Second Head Room N/A in
Track Width, Front 62.2 in
Front Hip Room 53.0 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 72.3 in
Track Width, Rear 62.2 in
Liftover Height N/A in
Length, Overall 177.7 in
Second Shoulder Room N/A in
Wheelbase 105.7 in
Passenger Volume N/A ft³
Trunk Volume 11.6 max 4.4 min ft³
Height, Overall 50.4 in
Wipers, front intermittent, RainSense Standard
XM Satellite Radio. With a wide variety of programming, XM has something to excite any driver. Whether you want to be entertained or informed, to laugh, think, or sing, XM has the perfect channel for you - coast-to-coast, and in digital-quality sound. 3 trial months - no obligation. (Available in the 48 contiguous United States. Required $12.95 monthly subscription sold separately after 3 trial months. All fees and programming subject to change. Subscription subject to customer agreement. For more information, visit Standard
Climate control, dual-zone automatic with individual climate settings for driver and front passenger Standard
Rear wheel drive Standard
Keyless ignition, engaged with push button start Standard
Visors, driver and front passenger illuminated vanity mirrors Standard
Universal Home Remote, includes garage door opener, 3-channel programmable Standard
Head-Up Display, with digital readouts for vehicle speed, selected gear, Adaptive Cruise Control indicator, audio system information, high-beam indicator, fuel level and 5 language capability (English, French, German, Italian and Spanish) Standard
Lighting, interior with illuminated entry and exit feature, courtesy lights and entrance lights in base of door Standard
Brakes, 4-wheel antilock, 4-wheel disc Standard
Hardtop, power retractable Standard
Rear Parking Assist, Ultrasonic with rearview LED display and audible warning Standard
Fuel filler door release, power Standard
Keyless Access, with 2 remote transmitters that enable automatic door unlock and open by touching door switch Standard
Suspension, 4-wheel independent with Magnetic Ride Control Standard
Tail lamps, LED illumination Standard
Glovebox, passenger-side, lockable, illuminated Standard
Seats, front bucket with leather seating surfaces 8-way power driver and passenger seat adjusters, adjustable upper and lower lumbar control, easy exit seat position, cooled and heated seat cushions and seatbacks and integrated audio system Standard
Accents, interior, aluminum on center console, left-hand and right-hand door armrests and door switch bezels, center air outlet, climate control, audio system and steering wheel Standard
Instrumentation, electronic analog, BVLGARI-designed Standard
Antenna, integral Standard
Steering wheel accessory controls, mounted audio, voice recognition and cruise controls Standard
Memory Personalization, recalls 2 driver "presets" for power driver seat, outside mirrors with parallel park assist, steering column, climate control, audio system and Driver Information Center Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor System Standard
Exhaust outlets, dual chrome-plated tips Standard
Mirror, inside rearview auto-dimming with OnStar controls Standard
Air filtration system, with pollen filter Standard
Glass, Solar-Ray light-tinted Standard
Map pockets, door storage Standard
Parking brake release, automatic Standard
Mirrors, outside heated power-adjustable and driver-side auto-dimming with memory, manual-folding Standard
StabiliTrak, 4-channel electronic vehicle stability enhancement system Standard
Alternator, 150 amps Standard
OnStar, 1-year of Directions & Connections plan. Includes the innovative easy to use Turn-by-Turn Navigation services which provide voice-guided directions (where available). Also includes Automatic Notification of Air Bag Deployment, Stolen Vehicle Location Assistance, Emergency Services, Roadside Assistance, Remote Door Unlock, OnStar Vehicle Diagnostics, Hands-Free Calling, AccidentAssist, Remote Horn and Lights, Information and Convenience Services, and Driving Directions (OnStar services require vehicle electrical system (including battery), wireless service and GPS satellite signals to be available and operating for features to function properly. OnStar acts as a link to existing emergency service providers. Stolen Vehicle Location Assistance and Remote Door Unlock success varies with conditions. OnStar Vehicle Diagnostics available on most 2004 MY and newer GM vehicles. Diagnostic capability varies by model. Turn-By-Turn Navigation requires ABS and is not available in certain areas. Visit or call 1-888-466-7827 for system limitations and details.) Standard
Trunk release, power push button open and close Standard
Defogger, rear-window electric with front and side window outlets for the driver and right-front passenger Standard
Adaptive cruise control, sophisticated radar transceiver automatically adjusts speed to maintain preset following distance with telltale in Head-Up display Standard
Theft-deterrent system, audible Standard
Steering column, power tilt and telescopic Standard
Audio system with navigation, AM/FM stereo with 6-disc in-dash CD changer and DVD-based navigation, digital clock, Radio Data System (RDS), TheftLock, weather band, 6.5" LCD color display touch-screen, voice recognition and Bose premium 9-speaker system Standard
Air bags, dual-stage frontal and side-impact, driver and right-front passenger with Passenger Sensing System (side-impact air bags include head and thorax protection) (Always use safety belts and the correct child restraints for your childs age and size. Even in vehicles equipped with air bags and the Passenger Sensing System, children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat. Never place a rear-facing infant restraint in the front seat of any vehicle equipped with an active frontal air bag. See the vehicles Owners Manual and child safety seat instructions for more safety information.) Standard
Steering, power, Magnasteer, speed-sensitive, rack-and-pinion Standard
Headlamps, steerable adaptive forward lighting system, bi-functional High-Intensity Discharge (HID) with headlamp washers and Twilight Sentinel Standard
Cargo net, trunk Standard
Windows, integrated automatic indexing seal system Standard
Steering wheel, heated, leather-wrapped with wood trim Standard
Fog lamps, front, integral Standard
Floor mats, carpeted Standard
Safety belts, 3-point, driver and right-front passenger with pretensioners and child restraint provisions Standard
Windows, power with driver and passenger Express-Down/Up Standard
Console, floor with ashtray, cigar lighter, auxiliary power outlet, 2 cup holders, coin holder and accessible storage compartments in console and between seat backs Standard
Battery, maintenance-free with rundown protection Standard
Tires, P235/50R18 W-rated, extended mobility, blackwall Standard
Engine, Northstar 4.6L Variable Valve Timing DOHC V8 SFI (320 hp [238.7 kW] @ 6400 rpm, 310 lb-ft of torque [418.5 N-m] @ 4400 rpm) Standard
Transmission, 6-speed automatic, electronically controlled with overdrive and Driver Shift Control Standard
Door locks, power programmable with lockout protection Standard
Rear axle, 2.73 ratio Standard
Traction control, all-speed, electronic Standard
Daytime Running Lamps Standard
Wheels, 18" (45.7 cm) polished aluminum (Not available on (PLA) Platinum Edition.) Standard
Driver Information Center with 20 character display that includes Tire Pressure Monitor and 5 language capability (English, French, German, Italian and Spanish) Standard

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