Why doesn't Cadillac do as well in China like Buick?
Wouldn't the more knowledgeable Chinese auto consumer be aware that Cadillac is considered the more prestigious brand in the US? I would think that if you are attracted to American prestige, you'd go for the top level. I would have liked to see Buick shut down, and Cadillac receive all those Chinese sales going to Buick.
I think that as long as GM offers 2 tiers of luxury cars (Buick and Cadillac), GM management will always artificially limit what features come on a Buick if the Buick model would encroach on a Cadillac model's sales.
If Cadillac had the sales that Buick does in China, Buick would be another division on the chopping block.
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