Cadillac and ChargePoint partnership for electric vehicle charging to ELR drivers
Cadillac’s partnership announcement with ChargePoint today faciliates immediate access to more than 16,500 charging locations on the ChargePoint network for Cadillac ELR drivers. ELR electrified luxury coupe went on sale at the end of 2013and combines advanced design with progressive technology. 2014 and 2015 ELRs include a ChargePoint Driver Kit in the owner’s manual.
“ChargePoint is thrilled that Cadillac, a marquee brand in the luxury car industry, has developed an electric vehicle for its customers,” said Pasquale Romano, ChargePoint CEO. “With the ELR, Cadillac is helping drive the rapid growth of EVs by offering an innovative and premium vehicle. We are confident that as more EV options come out, more people will make the switch to electric.”
Cadillac ELR has a total range of 340 miles and an all-electric range of 37 miles. A ChargePoint card with every ELR ensures drivers can immediately sign up for free and get access to ChargePoint’s network wherein car buyers can make use of a thriving charging network to support the growth of electric vehicles.
“We strive to provide Cadillac buyers with the highest level of customer care and ease of use for their vehicles, which is why we chose to partner with ChargePoint for the ELR,” said Uwe Ellinghaus, Global Cadillac chief marketing officer.
“ChargePoint’s large network with advanced technology ensures the smoothest charging and greatest driving experience for ELR drivers,” he said.