Cadillac Series 75 Sedan, 1946 MY 46-75 7523

This car has a 4 door saloon type body with a front located engine supplying power to the rear wheels. The Cadillac Series 75 Sedan is one of the 46-75 range of cars from Cadillac. Power is produced by a side valve, 5.7 litre naturally aspirated 8 cylinder powerplant, with 2 valves per cylinder that develops power and torque figures of 150 bhp (152 PS/112 kW) at 3600 rpm and 384 N·m (283 lb·ft/39.2 kgm) at 1600 rpm respectively. The engine transfers its power through to the wheels by means of a 3 speed manual transmission. The Cadillac Series 75 Sedan weighs a claimed 2284 kg at the kerb.

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Cadillac Series 75 Sedan, 1946 MY 46-75 7523 information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 6/7 seats
How long?
5739 mm
How heavy?
2284 kg
What size engine?
5.7 litre, 5676 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
152 PS / 150 bhp / 112 kW @ 3600 rpm
How much torque?
384 Nm / 283 ft.lb / 39.2 kgm @ 1600 rpm

Cadillac 46-75 models

4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 5676 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW 2312 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4A 5676 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 5676 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4A 5676 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4A 5676 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 5676 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW 2277 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4A 5676 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW

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4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3OD 5834 cm3 162 PS 160 bhp 119 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 5834 cm3 162 PS 160 bhp 119 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3OD 5834 cm3 162 PS 160 bhp 119 kW
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4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3OD 5361 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
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1946 Cadillac Series 75 Sedan data
bodywork
Body type6/7 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 3454 mm 136 inches
Track/tread (front) 1486 mm 58.5 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1588 mm 62.5 inches
Length 5739 mm 225.9 inches
Width 2091 mm 82.3 inches
Height 1824 mm 71.8 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.66
Kerb weight 2284 kg 5035 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 90.9 litres 20 UK Gal 24 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 5.7 litre
5676 cc
(346.371 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 88.9 × 114.3 mm
3.5 × 4.5 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.78
Valve gear side valve (SV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output 152 PS (150 bhp) (112 kW)
at 3600 rpm
Specific output 26.4 bhp/litre
0.43 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 384 Nm (283 ft·lb) (39.2 kgm)
at 1600 rpm
Specific torque 67.65 Nm/litre
0.82 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 7.25:1
Fuel system 1 Carter carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 850.2 kPa (123.3 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 3
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 709.5 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 66.59 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
48.97 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
65.67 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 20.42 kg/kW
34.11 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 3.940
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 5.0 x 16
Wheel size rear 5.0 x 16
Tyres front 7.50-16
Tyres rear 7.50-16
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr-S
Front brake diameter 305 mm
Rear brake diameter 305 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 3 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 4.27
general
Carfolio.com ID300223
Production total
Model code 7523
Model family 46-75
RAC rating 39.2
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1946 Cadillac Series 75 Sedan added 2012-12-20.
Last modified 2013-02-28.