1953 Cadillac Series 62

Convertible State Limousine ''Bubble Roof''

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1953
  • Car type 
    Saloon
  • Drive 
    LHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Black
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

RM Auctions: Automobiles of London

October 29, 2008
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Preview:
October 28 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
October 29 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

ADMISSION:
Admission to this event requires the purchase of an official auction catalog available for £50.00. The catalogue admits two and must be presented at the entrance to the sale to be granted entry.

AUCTION LOCATION
Battersea Evolution
Chelsea Bridge Entrance
Battersea Park
London SW11 4NJ

210bhp, 331 cu. in. overhead valve V-8 engine, GM Hydra-Matic transmission, independent front suspension, live rear axle with semi-elliptic leaf springs, four-wheel vacuum-assisted hydraulic drum brakes. Wheelbase: 126" (3,200mm)

The American demand for immediate automobile production after World War II left no time for new concepts and designs. Instead, all efforts were focused on returning pre-war models to showroom floors with min