Cadillac Fleetwood 60 Special Sedan, 1966 MY 68069

The Cadillac Fleetwood 60 Special Sedan is a rear wheel drive motor vehicle, with its engine positioned in the front, and a 4 door saloon (sedan) bodyshell. It's powered courtesy of a naturally aspirated engine of 7 litre capacity. This unit features overhead valve valve gear, a 90 degree V 8 cylinder layout, and 2 valves per cylinder. It has an output of 340 bhp (345 PS/254 kW) of power at 4600 rpm, and maximum torque of 651 N·m (480 lb·ft/66.4 kgm) at 3600 rpm. Power is delivered to the wheels through a 3 speed automatic transmission. It weighs a stated 2182 kg at the kerb.

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Cadillac Fleetwood 60 Special Sedan
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Key facts

Cadillac Fleetwood 60 Special Sedan, 1966 MY 68069 information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
5779 mm
How heavy?
2182 kg
What size engine?
7 litre, 7025 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
345 PS / 340 bhp / 254 kW @ 4600 rpm
How much torque?
651 Nm / 480 ft.lb / 66.4 kgm @ 3600 rpm

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4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 8194 cm3 193 PS 190 bhp 142 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 8194 cm3 218 PS 215 bhp 160 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 7725 cm3 208 PS 205 bhp 153 kW 2403 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 7725 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 7725 cm3 350 PS 345 bhp 257 kW 2223 kg
Cadillac Fleetwood Brougham -
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 7725 cm3 380 PS 375 bhp 280 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 7025 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW 2228 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 7025 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW 2211 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 7025 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW 2205 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 7025 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW 2207 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 7025 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW 2207 kg
sedan/​saloon FR 3A 5676 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW 2050 kg

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4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6970 cm3 370 PS 365 bhp 272 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6970 cm3 370 PS 365 bhp 272 kW
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4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6970 cm3 370 PS 365 bhp 272 kW
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4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6970 cm3 370 PS 365 bhp 272 kW
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1966 Cadillac Fleetwood 60 Special Sedan data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 3378 mm 133 inches
Track/tread (front) 1588 mm 62.5 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1588 mm 62.5 inches
Length 5779 mm 227.5 inches
Width 2032 mm 80 inches
Height 1440 mm 56.7 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.71
Kerb weight 2182 kg 4810 lb
Weight distribution 50.5 % front
fuel tank capacity 98.5 litres 21.7 UK Gal 26 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Cadillac
Engine code
Cylinders V 8 in 90° vee
Capacity 7 litre
7025 cc
(428.692 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 104.9 × 101.6 mm
4.13 × 4 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.03
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(gross)
345 PS (340 bhp) (254 kW)
at 4600 rpm
Specific output
(gross)
48.4 bhp/litre
0.79 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(gross)
651 Nm (480 ft·lb) (66.4 kgm)
at 3600 rpm
Specific torque
(gross)
92.67 Nm/litre
1.12 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast iron block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10.5:1
Fuel system 1 carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1164.5 kPa (168.9 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 878.13 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed
Power-to-weight ratio 157.99 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
116.2 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
155.82 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.07 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 8.61 kg/kW
14.38 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 rear wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 6JK x 15
Wheel size rear 6JK x 15
Tyres front 9.00 x 15
Tyres rear 9.00 x 15
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr-S
Front brake diameter 279 mm
Rear brake diameter 314 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 3 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 2.94
general
Carfolio.com ID290796
Production total
Model code 68069
Model family
RAC rating 54.6
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1966 Cadillac Fleetwood 60 Special Sedan added 2012-11-06.
Last modified 2013-02-28.