Cadillac Fleetwood Eldorado, 1970 MY 69347

This car has a 2 door coupé body style with a front mounted engine powering the front wheels. Power is supplied by an overhead valve, 8.2 litre naturally aspirated 8 cylinder motor, with 2 valves per cylinder that develops power and torque figures of 400 bhp (406 PS/298 kW) at 4400 rpm and 746 N·m (550 lb·ft/76.1 kgm) at 3000 rpm respectively. The engine delivers its power through to the wheels via a 3 speed automatic gearbox. With a stated weight at the kerb of 2220 kg, the Cadillac Fleetwood Eldorado manages to cover the 0-60 mph sprint in 9.6 seconds and the standing quarter mile in 16.3 seconds. Maximum speed claimed is 201 km/h (125 mph).

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Key facts

Cadillac Fleetwood Eldorado, 1970 MY 69347 information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 2+2 seats
How long?
5613 mm
How heavy?
2220 kg
What size engine?
8.2 litre, 8186 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
406 PS / 400 bhp / 298 kW @ 4400 rpm
How much torque?
746 Nm / 550 ft.lb / 76.1 kgm @ 3000 rpm
How quick?
0-60 mph: 9.6 s
How fast?
201 km/h, 125 mph

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1970 Cadillac Fleetwood Eldorado data
bodywork
Body type2+2 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 3048 mm 120 inches
Track/tread (front) 1618 mm 63.7 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1600 mm 63 inches
Length 5613 mm 221 inches
Width 2032 mm 80 inches
Height 1364 mm 53.7 inches
Ground clearance 137 mm 5.4 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.84
Kerb weight 2220 kg 4894 lb
Weight distribution 60.8 % front
fuel tank capacity 83.3 litres 18.3 UK Gal 22 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer GM
Engine code
Cylinders V 8 in 90° vee
Capacity 8.2 litre
8186 cc
(499.54 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 109.22 × 109.22 mm
4.3 × 4.3 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output 406 PS (400 bhp) (298 kW)
at 4400 rpm
Specific output 48.9 bhp/litre
0.8 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 746 Nm (550 ft·lb) (76.1 kgm)
at 3000 rpm
Specific torque 91.13 Nm/litre
1.1 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast iron block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10:1
Fuel system 1 Rochester Quadrajet carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1145.2 kPa (166.1 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 1023.25 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph) 7.2 s
Acceleration 0-60mph 9.6 s
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph) 24.00 s
Standing quarter-mile 16.3 s
@ 86 mph
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 201 km/h (125 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 182.68 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
134.36 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
180.18 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.08 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 7.44 kg/kW
12.43 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km
km/litre
UK MPG
US MPG
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout longitudinal
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
turns lock-to-lock 2.750
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 6.0 x 15
Wheel size rear 6.0 x 15
Tyres front Uniroyal L78-15
Tyres rear Uniroyal L78-15
Brakes F/R VeDi/Dr-S
Front brake diameter 279 mm
Rear brake diameter 279 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 3 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 3.07
general
Carfolio.com ID272525
Production total
Model code 69347
Model family
RAC rating 59.2
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1970 Cadillac Fleetwood Eldorado added 2012-05-24.
Last modified 2013-10-28.