There is always a new find though and that helps some. I remember these cars new and it is hard to believe they are 36 years old. Thank you for taking the time out of your day to visit and chat! I have many invoices from the second owner available showing routine maintenance and repairs. To cut to the chase it does hurt to get rid of these cars. The car starts right up first turn, doesn't stutter or hesitate under acceleration, tracks straight down the road, and brakes very well. DoorsFilter selectedDoorsList, null ; doorsFilter.
Body and chassis 4-door 2-door Related Powertrain 425 cu in 7. In 1987, the Fleetwood Brougham name was shortened to simply , with production continuing through 1992 with only minor updates. The car was well-kept and the body is extremely dry; there is no bubbling to be found on this car. Nothing on this car has been modified and all is original as well as the numbers matching of course; can be taken as is to a Cadillac Grand National and expected to win first in its class. The new cars were vastly better in every way, with interior and trunk room being broadly similar to the prior cars. Condition is consistent with a 41k mile car that has been babied.
With any further questions, requests, or to discuss purchasing, please reach out to Jake at 773-267-2684. The odometer presently reads 46659 Miles not Kilometers. Other than the name, there were only subtle exterior differences between a Fleetwood Brougham and Sedan de Ville. Wouldn't hesitate to fly in and drive home. Because the odometer only has 5 digits it would roll over at 99999 miles.
Starting in 1971 the Sixty Special was only available as the well equipped Fleetwood Sixty Special Brougham. During this period, an assortment of engines were offered in the interest of fuel economy. Whether insuring a priceless historical vehicle or a weekend cruiser, no one knows more about insuring collector cars then Grundy. Compared with the 1976 Fleetwood Sixty Special Brougham, the Fleetwood Brougham had a wheelbase 11. This resulted in a 150 hp rating, with the fuel injection version limited to the Eldorado and Seville lines.
From long-shot project condition to concourse-quality, our goal is to make the sale of your vehicle an enjoyable and rewarding experience. The first two were dropped in 1982 once gas prices began falling while the latter persisted through 1986. The all-new 1977 Fleetwood Brougham was lighter, shorter and narrower. Blemishes include some slightly mismatched coloring and cracking on the rear plastic filler pieces, as well as a few minor chips. WheelSystemFilter selectedWheelSystemList, null ; wheelSystemFilter. FuelTypeFilter selectedFuelTypeList, null ; fuelTypeFilter. Is first owner bought it new in October 1978 in the Seattle area and used it until it was sold to the second owner in March 1999.
In 1986 the was replaced with an Oldsmobile-sourced 307 cubic inch 5. The rear wheel drive 1985 Cadillac Fleetwood Brougham continued on nearly unchanged from the 1984 model. No fade, discoloring, or anything of the sort; this car has been garage-kept since new. The dark blue color of the top, Crater Lake Blue, looks great against the Cerulean Blue Firemist paint. It is a beautiful classic car in fine smooth running order.
Leather interior was an option on Cadillac Fleetwood in 1979. Fisher immediately went to work adding exclusive, custom bodies to the Cadillac range. Blemishes are all shown close-up and in direct sunlight. All original paint on the body of the car. When Cadillac started offering Fleetwood bodies on some of its cars in 1925, the Brougham body style was Fleetwood bodied every year with the exception of 1926. This was the first non-V-8 Fleetwood for many decades, and the Oldsmobile diesel continued to be optional at extra cost. TruckCabinFilter selectedCabinList, null ; truckCabinFilter.
No tendencies of any concern whatsoever. All powered systems are functional. It has been appraised by an independent auto appraiser as level 5 excellent out of a possible 6 level system where 6 is the highest rating. Cadillac first used the name in 1916 to designate an enclosed 5-7 passenger sedan body style. For sale is a 1979 Cadillac Fleetwood Brougham with 4,000 original miles.
Maximum torque was inevitably reduced as well: 265 lb-ft compared to 320 lb-ft at 2000 for the larger 425 engine of 1977-79. Standard Catalog of Cadillac 1903-2005. The following year the Brougham moved up to becoming a subseries of the Fleetwood Sixty Special. Therefore it seems reasonable to estimate the total mileage as 146659 miles which converts to 236024 kilometers. Halfway through the 1979 model year, the Oldsmobile-supplied 350 cid diesel V-8 engine was made an option on the Fleetwood Brougham. In May, 1925 , then the head of General Motors, appointed Fisher as Cadillac General Manager, an office he retained through 1934. Firestone Whitewall tires are in good shape, though we are not sure how old they are.
Both the 425 and 368 are small-bore versions of the durable 472 which was introduced in late 1967 for the '68 model year. Thus he oversaw the purchase of the Company by the Fisher Body Corporation in September, 1925. The old Caddies are still the most beautiful in my mind, so much effort into styling and trim that no one these days recognizes. More pictures available on request. There is almost no rust the vinyl roof is flawless and the leather upholstery interior and interior roof are in excellent condition. The and Fleetwood Brougham rode on the same 121.