WARREN, MI – General Motors Corp.’s Cadillac division unveils here a wholesale reworking of its signature engine, the Northstar, as engineers prepare the well-known V-8 to power two crucial all-new Cadillac models. Cadillac-exclusive Northstar V-8 is re-engineered for use in two new models The Northstar V-8 retains its 4.6L displacement, 90-degree layout and DOHC architecture but is heavily revised to fit longitudinally and drive the rear wheels – or all wheels – in the two new ...

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