Cadillac announced that the 2016 ELR would come with a big price drop and a powertrain that packs 25 percent more power output. The real question is how did they do it? How did they improve power output by 25 percent? The 2016 car is 1.5 seconds quicker to 60 miles per hour than the 2014 model (there was no 2015), down to 6.4 seconds. For 2016, it will be 373 lb-ft. The?