New coupe, by definition of its the creators, represents brand’s new depth to the Art & Science philosophy. Presented at Pebble Beach vehicle is characterized by designers as pure divine pleasure from driving that can also be enjoyed in statics. Balanced lines and some interesting details without excessive ornamentation: Cadillac presents itself as a luxury coupe from the nearest future. Apart from that, Elmiraj was created based on the classics (Eldorado Coupe 1967) and Futurism (Ciel concept convertible of 2011) designs. Such vehicle resulted to be even more interesting than previously shown pictures.
RWD two-door is based on the chassis and other components: both existing and in development of mass Cadillac vehicles. There is nothing exotic that could not be put on the conveyor under the body panels of this compartment. Coupe’s length is is 5207 mm, width - 1930, height - 1397 mm. Its curb weight is 1814 kg.
Concept rests on the 22-inch aluminum wheels, behind which carbon-ceramic brakes are hidden. The holes in the wings behind the front wheel arches are functional: they improve the outflow of hot air. Concept Elmiraj also became the first Cadillac to receive a new brand logo.
For interior designers this project has served as an experimental platform. The search new forms and combinations of elegant and refined decorations was conducted manually. More than that, the car was assembled manually. Camel leather and Brazilian rosewood are combined here with an unusual combination of options. Control panes consists of a transparent analog of speedometer and tachometer, which are set for the big screen. Elmiraj’s heart is the 4.5 liter V8 engine with two turbochargers, an outstanding 507 hp and 678 N • m of torque. It is built using elements and technology taken from a relatively fresh units of 3.6 V6 Twin-Turbo model equipped with CTS Vsport.
There’s no information about the serial future of this model, but it’s not that hard to imagine that this concept transforms into one of the Cadillac future models.