Does This New Caddy Play It Too Safe?

The new Cadillac Deville Concours is supposed to be a more European-styled version of the standard Deville, aimed at baby boomers and other import buyers. In essence, Cadillac hopes the Concours will be to the Deville what the well-received STS was to the Cadillac Seville. The STS broke the Cadillac mold to offer a sportier, sleeker car while retaining Cadillac's grace and elegance. Its eye-pleasing styling certainly helped to convince shoppers that this was not their father's Cadillac. Unfortunately, the Concours makes only a halfhearted attempt to break from its sibling.

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