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Ottawa’s Electric Dream: A Closer Look At The 2024 Cadillac Lyriq

2024 Cadillac Lyriq

Electric vehicles (EVs) are on a thrilling upswing, and vehicle shoppers in Ottawa are part of this growing trend. You’re not alone if you find yourself dreaming of silent horsepower, sleek designs, and zero emissions but aren’t sure where to start your electric journey.

Good news: the future is bright—and it’s electrified with luxury thanks to Cadillac’s latest innovation.

Ottawa boasts an impressive 223 electric charging stations citywide—a sign that electric dreams have become a reality here. Meet the 2024 Cadillac Lyriq, an all-electric SUV designed with sophistication and advanced technology at its core.

This blog will navigate through the features and benefits that make Lyriq a dream come true for eco-conscious drivers seeking luxury on wheels.

Ready to charge into a greener horizon? Let’s delve into Ottawa’s electric dream together!

Key Takeaways

  • The 2024 Cadillac Lyriq is an all-electric luxury SUV that combines elegance with eco-friendly technology, featuring a sleek design and advanced features such as hands-free Super Cruise and built-in Google services.

  • Powered by the Ultium EV battery platform, the Lyriq promises impressive range and performance with customizable energy options from 50 to 200 kWh, allowing for over 640 km on a full charge and fast charging capabilities up to 190 kW.

  • Safety is paramount in the Lyriq, which includes Automatic Emergency Braking and Vehicle Diagnostics standard, along with optional driver-assistance technologies like lane keeping assist through the Cadillac Smart System suite.

  • Surgenor Ottawa Chevrolet Buick GMC Cadillac offers competitive pricing starting at $69,830 for the Tech RWD model of this luxurious electric vehicle, alongside excellent warranty coverage and maintenance support for buyers.

  • With its regenerative braking system, including Regen on Demand® feature, One-Pedal Driving capability, wireless Apple CarPlay/Android Auto integration, and OTA updates enhancing vehicle software remotely, drivers can enjoy both convenience and cutting-edge technological benefits.

The All-Electric Luxury SUV: 2024 Cadillac Lyriq

As the Sales Manager at Surgenor Ottawa Chevrolet Buick GMC Cadillac, I’m thrilled to introduce the future of opulent green driving with the 2024 Cadillac Lyriq—an all-electric luxury SUV that combines aesthetic elegance with dynamic performance.

The Lyriq marks a pivotal shift within our exceptional lineup, signalling an era where sustainability meets sophistication on every drive through Eastern Ontario’s scenic routes.

2024 Cadillac Lyriq

Distinctive design

The 2024 Cadillac Lyriq takes a bold step into the future with its distinctive design. Its sleek profile is accentuated by obsidian chrome and dark accent finishes, setting it apart from any other luxury electric vehicle on the road.

The unique vertical taillamps and available LED technology don’t just add visibility—they turn lighting into an art form, making every angle of the Lyriq a masterpiece in motion.

Elevating its athletic stance, the Sport trim boasts Obsidian chrome finishes that command attention. Every feature speaks to Cadillac’s commitment to innovation and style without sacrificing sophistication.

As you marvel at this modern cabin design, prepare for superior performance that seamlessly blends power with elegance.

Superior performance

Rev up your driving experience with the 2024 Cadillac Lyriq, which boasts Regen On Demand® and One-Pedal Driving technology. These innovative features deliver not only top-tier performance but also exceptional control that’ll transform every journey into a thrilling adventure.

Experience sporty agility courtesy of the Tech model’s robust 340-hp single-motor electric powertrain, tailored for those who crave an electrifying drive.

Opt for the all-wheel-drive variant to unleash even more power under your foot. It offers quicker acceleration to catapult you forward while maintaining impressive efficiency so you can enjoy extended journeys without constant charging stops.

With these dynamic capabilities at your fingertips, every ride in Ottawa promises excitement and smooth sailing on any road.

Advanced LED display

Imagine stepping into the 2024 Cadillac Lyriq and being met with a dashboard that’s more akin to a high-definition cinematic experience. The advanced LED display stretches across a massive 33 inches diagonally, offering unrivalled visual clarity with its striking 9K resolution.

This expansive screen not only brings maps and media to life but also seamlessly meshes with Lyriq’s luxurious interior design—a testament to both elegance and technological sophistication.

This pioneering infotainment system in the all-electric Lyriq ensures every journey is accompanied by vibrant images and responsive touch controls, redefining your interaction with vehicle technology.

As you relish this cutting-edge feature, prepare for an equally impressive driving experience bolstered by all-wheel drive capability, another hallmark of Cadillac’s commitment to performance without compromise.

All-wheel drive

With the 2024 Cadillac Lyriq’s all-wheel drive, drivers in Ottawa and beyond can experience a blend of power and finesse on the road. This feature offers an extra layer of capability, especially during harsh Canadian winters or when tackling challenging terrain.

The enhanced traction means smoother acceleration and better handling, giving you confidence no matter what Mother Nature throws your way.

Opting for an all-wheel-drive electric SUV like the Lyriq doesn’t mean sacrificing efficiency for performance. Even with its robust AWD system designed to increase your grip on slick surfaces, it still impresses with a considerable driving range.

You get to enjoy spirited drives through Barrhaven or Gatineau while relying on the environmentally friendly prowess that is central to Cadillac’s all-electric vision.

Cutting-Edge Technology

The 2024 Cadillac Lyriq is a beacon of innovation, brimming with cutting-edge technology that transforms every journey into an experience of seamless connectivity and advanced automation; delve further to discover how these features set the Lyriq apart as not just any EV but a forward-thinking companion on the roads of Ottawa and beyond.

2024 Cadillac Lyriq interior

Hands-free Super Cruise

Imagine cruising down the highway in your new 2024 Cadillac Lyriq, your hands relaxed by your side as you trust the vehicle to navigate the road smoothly. The Lyriq’s Super Cruise technology offers that exact experience – it’s a game-changer for driving on compatible highways.

This is not just another cruise control system; it’s advanced, hands-free driver assistance that maintains speed and lane position using cameras, sensors, and LiDAR map data for precise detection of curves and road conditions.

Super Cruise is at the forefront of semi-autonomous driving technologies. It represents a step into the future of travel, where comfort meets innovation. Whether you’re navigating through Kanata or setting off on a longer journey toward Nepean or Orleans, Super Cruise adds an extra layer of ease to every trip in the all-electric luxury SUV segment.

This feature sets apart the 2024 Cadillac Lyriq with its pioneering approach to hands-free cruising on eligible roads – preparing drivers for a new era of transportation that prioritizes both safety and sophistication.

Google built-in

The 2024 Cadillac Lyriq takes connectivity to the next level with Google built-in. This all-electric luxury SUV makes your drive smarter and more convenient by integrating Google Maps, Google Assistant, and Google Play right into your dashboard.

You can get real-time traffic updates, control smart home devices, or choose from a wide array of entertainment options—all hands-free! The technology is designed to keep both your attention on the road and enhance the driving experience with just your voice.

Drivers will appreciate how seamlessly their digital life merges with their commute in the Lyriq. Accessing emails, sending messages or navigating through Ottawa’s streets becomes effortless.

Plus, you’ll never have to deal with clunky phone mounts or unsightly cables again—wireless smartphone integration ensures that Apple CarPlay and Android Auto are also available for those who prefer using their mobile device’s interface.

With such cutting-edge tech at your fingertips, every journey in the Lyriq promises luxury convenience along with thrilling performance.

Apple CarPlay and Android Auto

Staying connected on the go is seamless with the 2024 Cadillac Lyriq’s wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. These systems let you access your favourite apps, make calls, send messages, and navigate with ease using your vehicle’s infotainment system—all without ever having to plug in your phone.

It’s a game-changer for tech-savvy drivers who want their car to be an extension of their digital life.

Imagine cruising down Ottawa roads while streaming music, checking the weather, or finding the best route to avoid traffic jams—your smartphone integrates flawlessly with Lyriq’s sophisticated technology.

Our team at Surgenor Ottawa Chevrolet Buick GMC Cadillac knows how important it is for you to stay in touch safely while driving. That’s why we’re thrilled about these smart features that keep you connected wirelessly while maintaining focus on the road.

Over-the-air updates

The 2024 Cadillac Lyriq brings the future right to your driveway with its over-the-air (OTA) vehicle software updates. These updates ensure that your electric SUV luxury experience keeps pace with the latest advancements without ever needing a trip to our service center.

Just like updating a smartphone, these wireless enhancements can optimize your LYRIQ’s performance, improve features within the Cadillac infotainment system, and even add new functionalities over time.

Imagine getting an alert that an upgrade is available, and with just a simple confirmation, you’re all set for an even smoother ride.

Embracing this innovative feature solidifies the Lyriq’s position in the competitive luxury EV market. For those craving enhanced acceleration, there’s also the optional “Velocity Package” OTA upgrade – think of it as choosing an extra boost of excitement on demand.

The power to evolve your vehicle’s capabilities lies at your fingertips, making every journey in Ottawa feel like you’re driving into tomorrow.

Transitioning smoothly from tech-savvy software to practical matters, let’s plug into what powers this machine. Let’s talk about charging options and range next.

Cadillac Smart System

Ensuring your safety and peace of mind, the Cadillac Smart System in the 2024 Lyriq comes standard with cutting-edge features. Automatic Emergency Braking steps in when a collision is imminent, applying brakes swiftly to prevent an impact or reduce its severity.

Vehicle Diagnostics keeps you informed about your Lyriq’s health, delivering real-time alerts on maintenance needs.

Driving becomes less stressful thanks to advanced assistance such as intelligent alerts and parking help embedded within this smart technology suite. Lane-keeping assist gently guides you back into your lane if you drift without signalling, while forward collision alert watches what’s ahead and warns you of potential hazards.

Effortless navigation around tight spots is achieved with the assistance of meticulous parking sensors. The Cadillac Smart System harmonizes these technologies to deliver a confident driving experience that complements Surgenor Ottawa’s commitment to quality and customer satisfaction in every luxury vehicle we offer.

Charging and Range

Discover how the 2024 Cadillac Lyriq’s advanced Ultium EV battery technology revolutionizes your daily commute with robust charging options and an impressive driving range designed for convenience and efficiency—stay tuned to explore this game-changer for Ottawa roads.

2024 Cadillac Lyriq

Ultium EV battery platform

The Ultium EV battery platform is revolutionizing the way we think about electric vehicles. With innovative technology that enables a balanced weight distribution and lower center of gravity, your ride in the 2024 Cadillac Lyriq becomes an experience in sporty agility and responsive handling.

The range of energy options from 50 to 200 kWh means you can tailor your LYRIQ’s endurance to suit your lifestyle, potentially giving you over 400 miles on a full charge. That’s enough to cruise from Ottawa out past Aylmer without worrying about where the next charger is.

Expect robust performance thanks to this cutting-edge system, which offers rapid acceleration – picture going from zero to sixty before you’ve even had time to appreciate the silent power beneath you.

The flexible capacity choices ensure that whether you’re commuting around town or planning longer adventures, the LYRIQ powered by Ultium has got your back with impressive range and reliability.

This isn’t just any battery; it’s the heart of an all-electric future, making every journey in your Cadillac Lyriq both exhilarating and eco-conscious.

DC fast charging up to 190 kW

Imagine stopping for a quick coffee and returning to your Cadillac Lyriq with an extra 123 km of range—that’s the kind of speed we’re talking about with the 190 kW DC fast charging capability.

It transforms what you’d expect from electric vehicle charging, giving you more freedom and less downtime as you go about your day. Charging stops become short breaks instead of lengthy waits, seamlessly integrating into your lifestyle.

Next up, let’s explore how regenerative braking enhances not just energy efficiency but also the driving experience in this innovative SUV.

Regenerative Braking with Regen on Demand

Regenerative braking is a game-changer for electric vehicles, capturing the car’s kinetic energy whenever you slow down and turning it into an extra charge for your battery. The 2024 Cadillac LYRIQ takes this innovation further with its Regen on Demand feature.

With just the pull of a paddle on the steering wheel, drivers can control deceleration, reducing wear and tear on traditional brakes and extending the range between charges.

The LYRIQ also offers One-Pedal Driving capability, which streamlines your driving experience. Mastering this feature allows you to accelerate, decelerate, and even come to a complete stop using only the accelerator pedal—simplifying your ride while maximizing energy efficiency.

Whether navigating city streets or cruising down highways around Ottawa, these responsive electric drive features in the LYRIQ promise both excitement and sustainability.

Impressive range and fuel efficiency

Harnessing the power of regenerative braking, the 2024 Cadillac Lyriq takes you further with less. It’s all about going the distance without frequent stops to recharge. Imagine cruising up to an impressive 494 kilometres on a single charge, as estimated by GM, exceeding expectations for your daily commutes and weekend adventures alike.

This remarkable range puts the Lyriq in league with some of the best electric vehicles on today’s roads.

Equally important is how this SUV sips electricity like fine wine, thanks to its efficient use of energy via the Ultium EV battery platform. The advanced engineering allows it to offer an exceptional fuel economy equivalent that will have you passing by more charging stations than ever before.

With a potent mix of efficiency and performance, Surgenor Ottawa Chevrolet Buick GMC Cadillac is thrilled to showcase what driving into the future feels like behind the wheel of a Lyriq.

Why Choose the 2024 Cadillac Lyriq from Surgenor Ottawa Chevrolet Buick GMC Cadillac?

At Surgenor Ottawa Chevrolet Buick GMC Cadillac, we understand that selecting your next vehicle is about marrying cutting-edge technology with the comfort of luxury, which is exactly what the 2024 Cadillac Lyriq offers.

Our commitment to providing an unparalleled customer experience ensures that you’re not just purchasing a sophisticated electric SUV; you’re embracing a future where elegance and environmental responsibility go hand in hand.

2024 Cadillac Lyriq

Competitive Pricing

Getting behind the wheel of a future-forward electric SUV doesn’t have to break the bank. The 2024 Cadillac Lyriq is offered at competitive prices that align with your budget and lifestyle, making luxury and eco-consciousness an attainable combo.

With prices starting at $69,830 for the entry-level Tech RWD model, Surgenor Ottawa ensures you get value without compromising on quality or features.

Surgenor Ottawa Chevrolet Buick GMC Cadillac takes pride in providing options that cater to a range of preferences. Whether you’re drawn to advanced technology or premium comfort, our pricing reflects an understanding of what vehicle shoppers value most.

You’ll find the perfect blend of innovation and affordability with us as we guide you through customizing your very own Lyriq to match your desires and needs.

Excellent warranty and maintenance coverage

Moving beyond competitive pricing, the 2024 Cadillac Lyriq offered at Surgenor Ottawa Chevrolet Buick GMC Cadillac shines with its impressive warranty and maintenance coverage options.

This comprehensive protection plan stands as a testament to the vehicle’s quality and reliability. With our warranty services, you can drive your new electric SUV confidently through the streets of Ottawa, knowing that you’re covered against unforeseen issues.

Our commitment extends to keeping your vehicle running smoothly for years to come with top-tier maintenance support. Regular check-ups, timely repairs, and thorough services are all part of our pledge to ensure that every journey in your Lyriq is as enjoyable as the first.

Superior safety and driver-assistance features

Continuing from the assurance that comes with excellent warranty and maintenance coverage, the 2024 Cadillac Lyriq takes your safety to a new level. Equipped with Automatic Emergency Braking and Vehicle Diagnostics as standard features, this all-electric luxury SUV prioritizes your well-being on every journey.

The Cadillac Smart System bundles together advanced driver-assistance technologies to keep you safe on the road.

Imagine cruising down the highway with peace of mind, thanks to the available Super Cruise—a hands-free driving aid for compatible routes. Lane Keep Assist and Adaptive Cruise Control work seamlessly to help maintain your car’s position on the road, making long drives less taxing.

With these superior safety measures in place, drivers can enjoy an enhanced sense of security without sacrificing any of the thrill that comes from driving a top-tier electric SUV like the 2024 Cadillac Lyriq.

Luxurious interior and convenience options

Slide into the driver’s seat of the 2024 Cadillac Lyriq and experience luxury that speaks for itself. Every touchpoint is designed to exhilarate your senses, from the meticulously crafted leather seating to the customizable ambient lighting setting the mood for every drive.

The Cadillac LYRIQ surrounds you with elegance, featuring a spacious cabin trimmed with premium materials that redefine comfort.

Control comes effortlessly with a suite of convenience options at your fingertips. You’ll find advanced features such as noise cancellation for tranquillity on busy streets and wireless charging, keeping devices powered up without the clutter of cords.

Next, explore how these high-end touches extend beyond comfort as we delve into safety and driver-assistance features that put cutting-edge technology in your hands.

Exciting new vehicle for Ottawa residents

Get ready to electrify your driving experience with the 2024 Cadillac Lyriq, Ottawa’s latest addition to luxury electric vehicles. Surgenor Ottawa Chevrolet Buick GMC Cadillac proudly introduces this sleek all-electric SUV as part of its mission to offer innovative and environmentally friendly transportation options.

With its elegant design and cutting-edge technology, the Lyriq is more than just a vehicle—it’s a statement on wheels that promises power without compromise.

The days of choosing between luxury and eco-consciousness are over for Ottawa drivers; the Cadillac Lyriq blends both seamlessly. Our team at Surgenor Ottawa is excited to guide you through the impressive features of this vehicle, ensuring you discover all it has to offer.

Prepare to experience an enhanced level of comfort and convenience as we invite you to explore our new vehicle inventory featuring the exceptional 2024 Cadillac Lyriq.

Next up, let’s delve into Surgenor Ottawa’s vast selection of innovative rides awaiting your discovery.

Explore Surgenor Ottawa’s New Vehicle Inventory

At Surgenor Ottawa, the future of driving is here with our selection of the 2024 Cadillac Lyriq. This all-electric luxury SUV combines style, performance, and cutting-edge technology to deliver an unrivalled experience on the road.

Our new vehicle inventory is fully stocked with various options to suit your preferences. From sleek exteriors to innovative interiors, each model showcases why Cadillac remains a leader in automotive excellence.

Take advantage of our easy-to-navigate website or visit us in person for a firsthand look at our exciting electric fleet. Whether you’re after the latest advanced safety features or longing for luxurious comfort during your drive around Ottawa, Surgenor’s collection promises something special for every shopper.

Electrify your journey today by choosing from an array of customizable options available right at our dealership – where top-tier service meets the pinnacle of electric innovation.

2024 Cadillac Lyriq

Value Your Trade at Surgenor Ottawa

Surgenor Ottawa makes it simple and stress-free to discover the value of your current vehicle. Our easy-to-use online tool instantly estimates how much your trade-in is worth. Just input the year, make, and model of your car or truck, and you’ll receive a valuation in no time.

This information becomes a powerful asset when considering an upgrade to the high-tech luxury of a 2024 Cadillac Lyriq.

Upgrading your ride has never been smoother with our transparent trade-in process. You can rest assured that you’re getting a fair assessment without any haggling or hassle. Use this opportunity to transition from your present vehicle to experiencing the all-electric innovation and comfort offered by the new LYRIQ SUV at Surgenor Ottawa Chevrolet Buick GMC Cadillac.

Easy Financing: Get a Free Credit Check at Surgenor Ottawa

Getting behind the wheel of a 2024 Cadillac Lyriq is within reach, thanks to accessible financing options at our dealership. We’ve made it simple: drop by Surgenor Ottawa and get a free credit check on the spot.

Find out in seconds what your personalized credit score is, and let us guide you through the steps to secure financing for your new electric dream ride.

Our team understands that everyone’s financial situation is unique, which is why we offer compassionate solutions tailored to your needs. Whether you have a perfect credit history or are working to improve it, we provide clear guidance on how you can pre-approve financing for the Cadillac Lyriq.

Trust us to handle the details so you can focus on experiencing luxury and innovation with every drive.


Step into the future of driving with the revolutionary 2024 Cadillac Lyriq at Surgenor Ottawa. Marvel at its sleek design and advanced technology, setting new benchmarks for electric luxury SUVs.

Isn’t it time to elevate your driving experience? Embrace this all-electric marvel’s power and performance on every journey. Discover how effortless charging can be with our state-of-the-art infrastructure right here in Ottawa.

Imagine yourself behind the wheel of a vehicle that redefines sophistication, range, and efficiency. Choose innovation; choose sustainable luxury—choose Surgenor Ottawa Chevrolet Buick GMC Cadillac for your next adventure with the 2024 Cadillac Lyriq.


1. What can I expect from the 2024 Cadillac LYRIQ’s features?

The 2024 Cadillac LYRIQ comes loaded with luxury, including slick exterior styling, cutting-edge interior technology, and advanced safety features like automatic braking and lane departure warning to keep you safe on the road.

2. How far can the all-electric LYRIQ travel on a single charge?

Get ready for long drives with the all-electric LYRIQ’s impressive driving range, letting you cover significant distances before needing to plug in and power up again.

3. What are my charging options for the Cadillac LYRIQ?

Power up your Cadillac LYRIQ at home or on the go using convenient charging stations; find DC fast-charging capabilities for quick energy boosts when you’re out exploring Ottawa or beyond!

4. Is there room to customize my 2024 LYRIQ?

Absolutely! The Cadillac build and price system offers various customizable options so that you can tailor your ride exactly how you want it — from colours to features, making it uniquely yours.

5. How does the performance of the all-electric Lyriq compare with other luxury SUVs?

With its robust performance specs, electrification tech under the hood, and smart design elements focusing on aerodynamics and curbing weight reduction, get ready for an exhilarating drive that challenges competitors like the Tesla Model X and BMW iX!

6. Can I test drive a 2024 LYRIQ in Canada before deciding whether to lease or buy?

Yes! Book a test drive today to experience firsthand what this entry-level luxury car has to offer – feel every refined detail as you take command of Ottawa streets!


Kyle Burton: A Lifetime Passionate About the Automotive World

As the Sales Manager at Surgenor Ottawa Chevrolet Buick GMC Cadillac, Kyle Burton brings over two decades of rich experience and a lifelong enthusiasm to the automotive industry. His journey began as a bright-eyed part-timer in 2002, simultaneously juggling his academic pursuits at the University of Manitoba.

Kyle's career has spanned various pivotal roles, evolving from an automotive detailer & service valet to a customer care agent and then ascending to positions like e-commerce manager and sales professional. Since 2010, Kyle has been steering success in his current role as a Sales Manager, where his expertise shines.

What drives Kyle is not just his role but his passion for the dynamism of the automotive sector - the thrill of competition among manufacturers and the rapid technological advancements that make modern vehicles marvels of innovation. His profound love for the industry is rooted in the joy of assisting customers through the complex yet exciting journey of purchasing their next vehicle.

Kyle hopes to share insights and knowledge through his writings, aiding readers in making informed, confident decisions about their automotive choices. His blend of extensive experience, in-depth industry understanding, and genuine care for customer needs embodies the essence of trustworthiness and authority.


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