This pampered two owner car was maintained in a large collection for many years until the collection was liquidated in 2009. Since 2009 the car has been carefully cared for and subtly improved with the addition of 12 volt electrical system and power steering. Recent work also includes; new fuel tank and lines, new water pump, new brakes and brake lines and a recent complete tune up with sparks plus, wires, points, condenser, rotor, and cap.
The exterior paint is in excellent condition, the body panels are prefect with no ripples and fit of the body panels is excellent. The glass is also in excellent condition with no delamination or cracking. The windows all function properly, fully opening and closing easily. The chrome and bright work is all super straight with no dents or dings. Some of the bumper chrome is a little cloudy but is only noticeable with close inspection.
The interior is really exceptional, you see why Cadillac was the standard of the world! The interior is in fantastic condition, the chrome and bright work are like new, the upholstery is flawless and perfect, the dash board is clean and fully functioning. The headliner, door panels and carpets are all in excellent condition.
Mechanically these Series 61 Cadillac's are known for smooth powerful reliability and this car upholds well that reputation well! The engine starts easily from the push button starter, it accelerates well and the automatic transmission shifts smoothly, the power steering makes for an easy driving experience that could be improved with some newer radial tires.
The engine , trunk, and undercarriage are all in excellent unmolested original condition. There is no evidence of any rust or accident repairs anywhere on this car.
This is a traffic stopping car and truelly a special item. Priced to sell.