By Edward Cardenas
DETROIT (CBS Detroit) – Cadillac has an impressive display with the car company’s latest vehicles inside Cobo Center for the North American International Auto Show.READ MORE: City Of Dearborn Hosts Emergency Baby Formula Distribution Event
While the display has the vehicles on a static display, auto show attendees don’t get a feel for how the cars ride on Detroit roads or how comfortable a car’s climate control system can make the vehicle feel on a near-zero day.
To give those attending the industry days, or the charity preview, a first-hand experience of riding in a Cadillac, the company has teamed up with ride-on-demand service Uber to provide free rides in downtown Detroit.READ MORE: DOJ Declines For 3rd Time To Bring Charges Against Former FBI Agents Who Botched Nassar Case
Uber users can get an exclusive ride in 2015 and 2014 Cadillac CTS, XTS and SRX downtown.
Each vehicle has a capacity of four persons, and the ride duration is limited to 15 minutes in downtown, Corktown and Midtown at these times:
- 7 a.m. – 1o p.m. Wednesday and Thursday
- 4 – 11 p.m. Friday
Uber users can request the #UberCADILLAC ride by opening the ride sharing app and select the “Cadillac” option. Users then set their location and tap “Request.” Within a few minutes, a Cadillac will pull up to the location of the user and the ride begins.