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Updated Models

2009 Cadillac XLR
Cadillac's roadster is updated for 2009 with new front/rear fascias and side vents. The domed hood from the XLR-V is used on all models. Inside the XLR gets a new Alcantara headliner and leather for the upper instrument panel. The interior features other minor changes to material finishes. The XLR lineup consists of only the XLR Platinum and the XLR-V for 2009.

Mostly Unchanged

2009 Cadillac CTS
The high-performance CTS-V variant returns for the 2009 model year. The CTS-V is powered by a 6.2L supercharged V8 that produces an estimated 550-bhp and 550 lb-ft of torque. The CTS-V employs the use of the magnetic ride control system found in the STS-V and Corvette. This time, Cadillac offers a choice of both manual and automatic transmissions. Visual enhancements include unique front and rear fascias. A larger grille and raised hood accommodate the beefy V8. Interior differences include Recaro sport seats and black trim.
2009 Cadillac DTS
The DTS features a number of new convenience features and OnStar 8.0 with Bluetooth.
2009 Cadillac Escalade
The Escalade gains a new hybrid model. Escalade Hybrid models feature a 6.0L V8 coupled to GM's two-mode hybrid system. The two-mode hybrid system consists of an electrically variable transmission and nickel-metal hydride battery pack. The Escalade Hybrid is a full hybrid running purely on electric power during certain operating conditions. Non-hybrid models gain the ability to run on E85 fuel. The Platinum model now includes LED headlamps.
2009 Cadillac Escalade ESV
The Escalade adds the ability to run on E85 fuel.
2009 Cadillac Escalade EXT
The Escalade adds the ability to run on E85 fuel.
2009 Cadillac SRX
2009 Cadillac STS