Cadillac News, Concepts, Future Models, Rumors and more Discussion, Cadillac News: Jay Leno and GM design boss Ed Welburn peruse the Cadillac Ciel concep in Current Cadillac Vehicle Discussion; Filed under: Concept Cars , Convertible , Hybrid , Videos , Cadillac , GM
The Cadillac Ciel concept is a ...
The Cadillac Ciel concept is a convertible showstopper that wowed crowds at this year's Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance. Not surprisingly, Jay Leno managed to secure some talking time with General Motors VP of Global Design Ed Wellburn, and the two chatted about the ultimate Art and Science-mobile while Leno got a look at some of its features.
The Ciel concept is powered by a 425-horsepower twin-turbocharged 3.5-liter V6 engine that's paired with a lithium-ion battery pack powering an electric motor. Basically, it's one of the best-looking hybrid vehicles on the planet at the moment, and it's even more intriguing when Wellburn shows off the rear power suicide doors.