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2023 Cadillac Lyriq Driving Range Will Be 312 Miles From A Full Charge

2023 Cadillac Lyriq Driving Range Will Be 312 Miles From A Full Charge

The 2023 Cadillac Lyriq is well on its way to dealers, and now, the luxury marque has revealed that its first all-electric vehicle is capable of traveling 312 miles on a full charge. 

While this statistic has yet to appear on the EPA website for the U.S., it can be found on NRCan, Canada’s fuel consumption ratings database. NRCan states that the Lyriq can travel 502 kilometers on a full charge, which is exactly 312 miles. 

Riding on the new BEV3 platform, the 2023 Cadillac Lyriq in its base rear-wheel-drive form features a proprietary 100.4 kWh lithium-ion Ultium battery pack and a single Ultium Drive motor mounted on the rear axle. The electric driveline is rated at 340 horsepower and 325 pound-feet of torque. Production of the Lyriq Debut Edition began at the end of March at the Spring Hill plant in Tennessee. 

The 2023 Cadillac Lyriq Debut Edition offers high-speed DC fast charging up to 190 kW, allowing customers to add approximately 76 miles of range in about 10 minutes at designated charging stations. At-home outlet charging nets 52 miles of range per hour via a 240-volt outlet.

Recently, Cadillac announced that a high-performance Lyriq is on the way, featuring a second Ultium Drive motor that not only facilitates more power, but grants all-wheel-drive capabilities to the luxury crossover. The luxury marque has since indicated that the performance-oriented variation of the Lyriq, which will arrive sometime in early 2023, will have over 500 horsepower on tap

Additionally, it was recently revealed that the 2023 Cadillac Lyriq is capable of towing up to 3,500 pounds, as much as the internal combustion engine-powered Cadillac XT5. It’s currently unclear what kind of range the Lyriq will get while hauling a full load, however. 

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Alexandra is a Colorado-based journalist with a passion for all things involving horsepower, be it automotive or equestrian.

8 Comments

  1. I really like this, curious about starting price and any federal tax advantages?

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    • No Federal Tax advantages…… Starting price $59,999 !

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    • starting price 59,998 no federal tax advantage Gm used it up with the Chevy volt. government cut of tax advantages after 500, 000 electric vehicles sold. that’s why Tesla has no tax advantages

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  2. Initial pricing is around $60K…that is if you can find one! My dealer had all staff on the site to try to get one of the debut editions and never was able to get one. I asked about one to replace an older Cadillac and my dealer’s general manager said to wait for a couple of years to get the kinks worked out.

    The 312 mile range is under ideal conditions, remember that A/C, heat, winter, terrain and all the accessories run off the batteries so that range is going to decrease. Only RWD is a big no for anyone in a snow belt.

    Ordering starts around May 15. There may be a $7500 tax credit, but that may expire soon.

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  3. A range of 312 miles is simply not enough. It seems that Cadillac may be a day late and a dollar short.

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  4. Not good enough!

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    • Just give us a date for debut Lyriq in south Florida so that we can get 240 v hookup before arriving time.

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  5. Just give us a date for debut Lyriq in south Florida so that we can get 240 v hookup before arriving time.

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