2006 Cadillac XLR Overview


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4.35 stars

Based on 3 reviews

This Car Makes You Feel Like You're Little John Or Something by Christopher
 — drove at firestone, it looked awesome in tangerine candy, with chrome rims. Read More
Nice, But Could Have Been Better... by byannalfo
 — This car was a car that I loved as soon as I saw it - a few years back I had bought one of their Allante convertibles used and it was fun... so when i had a chance to buy a one year old XLR, I jumped... Read More
Great Car For A Single Person by mcmac
 — One bad ass hot rod,a head turner,corvette with a cadillac body. hard top and 1 button and its a convertible.not a long trip car just take it out on weekends.17 mpg city 25 highway if you can keep y... Read More

2006 Cadillac XLR Overview

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2006 Cadillac XLR

Cadillac added the new higher performance XLR-V for 2006 (see 2006 XLR-V wiki).  Otherwise, the base XLR made minimal  adjustments to one of the top roadsters on the market.  The most noteworthy addition came in the form of standard XM satellite radio.  Other changes involved adding and dropping exterior colors for the new model year.
The one trim, 2 door, 2 seat coupe uses a 4.6 L, 320 hp V8 engine with 5 speed automatic to get you 17 mpg in the city, 25 mpg on the highway.  Standard features include power windows, power door locks, leather seats, power seats, cd player, navigation system, ABS brakes, traction control, and stability control.  Trunk space still comes out to 11.6 cubic feet with the top up, 4.4 with the top down.  
Most reviewers still like the 2006 Cadillac XLR just the way it is.  Perhaps the only real critique comes from younger consumers who feel that the exterior styling suits an older crowd.  Otherwise, the XLR still holds its own and the XLR-V adds some juice to a top-notch machine.


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