2008 Cadillac XLR-V Reviews, Ratings & Specs

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Color:  Crystal Red Tintcoat
Kelley Blue Book Value®
$23,796 - $28,901
Used Fair Purchase Price Range
Crash Test
Source: NHTSA.gov
MPG (up to)
14 City / 21 HWY
Horsepower
443
Seats
2

How 2008 Cadillac XLR-V Ranks In Its Class

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#14
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#14
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Expert Review

By Kelley Blue Book Editorial Staff

You'll Like The 2008 Cadillac XLR-V If...

Cadillac's reach-for-the-stars two-seater may prove totally irresistible if you simply must have the maximum in performance, luxury or civilized sportiness. With only 1,000 of them scheduled to reach dealerships annually, each owner will be driving a rare item.

Cadillac XLR-V Models & Trims

chevronDown icon 2dr Conv $23,796 - $28,901
Horsepower: 443 hp
Engine Type: Gas V8
Standard Seating: N/A
Standard Wheels: 19 x 8.5 (in.) - Aluminum
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Owner Reviews

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Overview

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book Value
$23,796 - $28,901

Horsepower

Horsepower
443 (hp)

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
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Not Available

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
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Not Available

Engine Type

Engine Type
Northstar supercharged 4.4L Variable Valve Timing DOHC V8 SFI (443 hp [330.3 kW] @ 6400 rpm, 414 lb, NORTHSTAR SUPERCHARGED 4.4L VARIABLE VALVE TIMING DOHC V8 SFI
chevronDown icon Interior Features

Convenience & Comfort

Sun Roof

Sun Roof
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Not Available

Alarm

Alarm
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Standard

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
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Not Available

HeadsUp Display

HeadsUp Display
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Standard

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry
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Standard

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener
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Standard

Rain Sensing Wipers

Rain Sensing Wipers
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Standard

Heated Mirrors

Heated Mirrors
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Standard

Heated Steering Wheel

Heated Steering Wheel
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Standard

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors
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Standard

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls
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Standard

Cruise Control

Cruise Control
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Standard

Power Windows

Power Windows
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Standard

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost
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Standard

Privacy Glass

Privacy Glass
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Not Available

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System
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Standard

Driver Restriction Features

Driver Restriction Features
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Not Available

Automatic Parking

Automatic Parking
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Not Available

Power Steering

Power Steering
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Standard

Dimensions

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.6 (in.)

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
37.6 (in.)

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
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Not Available

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
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Not Available

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
11.6 max 4.4 min (cu. ft.)

Cargo Volume

Cargo Volume
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Not Available

Entertainment

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
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Not Available

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Optional
Optional

Entertainment System

Entertainment System
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Not Available

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio
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Standard

WiFi Hotspot

WiFi Hotspot
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Not Available

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration
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Not Available

AUX Input

AUX Input
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Not Available

CD Player

CD Player
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Standard

Heating & Cooling

Climate Control

Climate Control
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Standard

AC

AC
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Not Available

Dual Zone

Dual Zone
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Standard

Navigation & Communication

Navigation System

Navigation System
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Standard

Cell PhoneHookup

Cell PhoneHookup
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Not Available

Seats

Standard Seat

Standard Seat
Leather

Passengers

Passengers
2

Power Driver Seat

Power Driver Seat
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Standard

Power Passenger Seat

Power Passenger Seat
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Standard

Heated Front Seats

Heated Front Seats
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Standard

Heated Rear Seats

Heated Rear Seats
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Not Available

Cooled Front Seats

Cooled Front Seats
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Standard

Cooled Rear Seats

Cooled Rear Seats
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Not Available

Seat Memory

Seat Memory
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Standard

3rd Row Seating

3rd Row Seating
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Not Available

Pass Through Rear Seat

Pass Through Rear Seat
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Not Available

Seat Massage

Seat Massage
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Driver Lumbar

Driver Lumbar
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Standard
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Accessories

Standard Seat

Standard Seat
Aluminum

Power Liftgate

Power Liftgate
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Hands Free Liftgate

Hands Free Liftgate
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Power Folding Mirror

Power Folding Mirror
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Bed Liner

Bed Liner
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Rear Spoiler

Rear Spoiler
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Running Boards

Running Boards
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Dimensions

Tire Width

Tire Width
P235/45WR19

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
105.7 (in.)

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
- TBD - (ft.)

Length

Length
177.7 (in.)

Width

Width
72.3 (in.)
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Engine & Performance

Weight

Weight
3810 (.lbs)

Horsepower

Horsepower
443 (hp)

Torque

Torque
414 (ft. lbs.)

Maximum Towing Capacity

Maximum Towing Capacity
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Not Available

Maximum Towing Weight

Maximum Towing Weight
- TBD - (.lbs)

Trailer Hitch Receiver

Trailer Hitch Receiver
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Gas Electric Hybrid

Gas Electric Hybrid
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FlexFuel Electric Hybrid

FlexFuel Electric Hybrid
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PlugIn Electric Gas

PlugIn Electric Gas
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PlugIn Electric FlexFuel

PlugIn Electric FlexFuel
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Turbocharged

Turbocharged
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4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes
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Standard

Limited Slip Differential

Limited Slip Differential
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Not Available

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
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Standard

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
8 Cylinders

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive

Fuel

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
18 (gal.)

Combined

Combined
18 (mpg)

City

City
14 (mpg)

Highway

Highway
21 (mpg)

Suspension

Active Suspension

Active Suspension
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Standard

Air Suspension

Air Suspension
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Stance Suspension

Stance Suspension
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Not Available

Transmission

Manual Mode

Manual Mode
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Standard

Overdrive

Overdrive
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CTV Transmission

CTV Transmission
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Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire

Tow Hooks

Tow Hooks
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Not Available

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes
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Standard

Automatic Headlights

Automatic Headlights
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Standard

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System
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Standard

Child Safety Locks

Child Safety Locks
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Stability Control

Stability Control
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Standard

Traction Control

Traction Control
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Standard

HID Headlights

HID Headlights
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Standard

Auto Leveling Headlinghts

Auto Leveling Headlinghts
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Not Available

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear Parking Sensors
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Standard

Adaptive Cruise Control

Adaptive Cruise Control
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Standard

Night Vision

Night Vision
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Not Available

Assistance

Automated Emergency Braking

Automated Emergency Braking
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Not Available

Blind Spot Monitor

Blind Spot Monitor
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Not Available

Lane Keeping Assist

Lane Keeping Assist
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Not Available

Lane Departure Warning

Lane Departure Warning
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Not Available

Cross Traffic Alert

Cross Traffic Alert
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Not Available

Air Bags

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag
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Standard

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag
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Standard

Passenger Airbag OnOff Switch

Passenger Airbag OnOff Switch
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Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag
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Standard

Rear Side Airbag

Rear Side Airbag
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Not Available

Front Head Airbag

Front Head Airbag
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Standard

Rear Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag
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Not Available

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Passenger Airbag Sensor
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Standard

Knee Airbag

Knee Airbag
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Not Available

Seatbelt Airbag

Seatbelt Airbag
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Not Available

Crash Test Results: Front, Side & Rollover

Crash Test Ratings Currently Not Available

Safety Features

  • Traction control, all-speed, electronic *
  • StabiliTrak, 4-channel electronic vehicle stability enhancement system *
  • Brakes, performance 4-wheel antilock, 4-wheel disc
  • Daytime Running Lamps
  • OnStar, 1-year of Directions & Connections plan. Includes the innovative easy to use Turn-by-Turn Navigation services which provide voice-guided directions (where available). Also includes Automatic Notification of Air Bag Deployment, Stolen Vehicle Location Assistance, Emergency Services, Roadside Assistance, Remote Door Unlock, OnStar Vehicle Diagnostics, Hands-Free Calling, AccidentAssist, Remote Horn and Lights, Information and Convenience Services, and Driving Directions (OnStar services require vehicle electrical system (including battery), wireless service and GPS satellite signals to be available and operating for features to function properly. OnStar acts as a link to existing emergency service providers. Stolen Vehicle Location Assistance and Remote Door Unlock success varies with conditions. OnStar Vehicle Diagnostics available on most 2004 MY and newer GM vehicles. Diagnostic capability varies by model. Turn-By-Turn Navigation requires ABS and is not available in certain areas. Visit onstar.com or call 1-888-466-7827 for system limitations and details.) *
  • Air bags, dual-stage frontal and side-impact, driver and right-front passenger with Passenger Sensing System (side-impact air bags include head and thorax protection) (Always use safety belts and the correct child restraints for your childs age and size. Even in vehicles equipped with air bags and the Passenger Sensing System, children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat. Never place a rear-facing infant restraint in the front seat of any vehicle equipped with an active frontal air bag. See the vehicles Owners Manual and child safety seat instructions for more safety information.)
  • Safety belts, 3-point, driver and right-front passenger with pretensioners and child restraint provisions

* Optional Safety Feature

Long-Term Reliability

Reliability results are currently not available.

Safety Recalls (0)

This vehicle has no recalls.

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