Cadillac plans to provide every of its upcoming electrical autos a reputation that ends with “iq.” First up is the Lyriq crossover coming early subsequent yr, adopted by the Celestiq, a hand-built flagship sedan anticipated in 2023.
And when an electrical number of the Escalade SUV arrives just a few years down the highway?
It will not be the Escaliq. Normal Motors has utilized to trademark the title “Escalade IQ,” as famous by GM Authority, apparently answering the query of the way it will adhere to the “iq” scheme with out dropping the best-known title from its lineup. The electrical Escalade is predicted to debut in 2024, Automotive Information reported as a part of this yr’s Future Product Pipeline.
A protracted-wheelbase model of the SUV is due in 2025, and a separate trademark submitting suggests it is going to be referred to as the Escalade IQL.
GM additionally supplied a glimpse at three extra names seemingly into consideration for future Cadillac EVs: Acsendiq, Lumistiq and Vistiq.
Final yr, the automaker filed to trademark the names Optiq and Symboliq, presumably for a pair of electrical crossovers launching in 2024, nevertheless it has since deserted the functions.