..was getting closer..so is it there yet. Did they drop that goal? Are they going against Lincoln, Genesis..or something more exotic...like Aurus SenatCadillac moved to New York City in 2014. The reason then was: Cadillac wanted to be an international auto company regarded as an equal to Audi, BMW, and Mercedes-Benz, not just to Lincoln. Cadillac was getting closer each year.