AutoHunter Highlight: 2006 Cadillac XLR


Featured on AutoHunter, the web public sale platform pushed by, is that this 9k-Mile 2006 Cadillac XLR Roadster.

Marketed for only a single technology, the XLR two-seater arrived on the automotive scene precisely 20 years in the past, for mannequin yr 2004. Though it shared and Common Motors Y-body hydroformed perimeter body with the C6 Chevrolet Corvette, it was set aside by its distinctive physique, suspension, engines, and – most significantly – an electronically-retractable hardtop. At this time’s featured Mild Platinum 2006 automobile comes with service data, a clear CARFAX report, and a transparent title from the promoting vendor in Mason, Michigan. The public sale will conclude this Wednesday.

Driving on a set of Vogue whitewall tires shod in 18-inch wheels, this XLR units itself aside at first look with a singular look. For its time, the XLR got here well-appointed, with accessible options together with touchscreen GPS navigation, adaptive cruise management, HID headlights, and a Bose premium sound system. A dealing with function that additionally appeared on another Common Motors automobiles of the time, referred to as Magnetic Journey Management, used sensors to watch wheel movement and was capable of regulate shock damping in actual time.

In lieu of an “LS” engine like its platform-sharing Corvette employed, the XLR as an alternative had a Cadillac 4.6-liter Northstar V8 and both a five-speed or a six-speed automated transmission. Excessive-performance variations of the XLR had a supercharged powertrain. At this time’s automobile has the 320-horsepower non-supercharged model, and it has been well-maintained: The CARFAX report exhibits that the automobile obtained service at Shaheen Cadillac of Lansing, Michigan final September at 9,035 miles on the odometer. In complete, the report exhibits over 10 service data throughout the automobile’s lifetime, which is spectacular contemplating it has been pushed fewer than 10,000 miles during the last 18 years.

In response to Common Motors’ manufacturing numbers, there have been about 15,000 XLR items bought throughout its lifetime of six mannequin years between 2004 and 2009. In its day, it carried a base worth of $75,385. At this time’s featured automobile is a “near-new” model, so for those who missed your likelihood to purchase certainly one of these after they got here out 20 years in the past, this is a chance you received’t wish to forego.

With its rarity, low mileage, and upkeep historical past, this XLR has “future collectible” written throughout it!

The public sale for this 9k-Mile 2006 Cadillac XLR ends Wednesday, January 17, 2024 at 12:45 p.m. (MST)

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