Cadillac Fleetwood Imperial Cabriolet, 1934 MY 40 Series 6030-FL

This car has a 4 door convertible/cabriolet type body with a front mounted engine that delivers power to the rear wheels. The Cadillac Fleetwood Imperial Cabriolet belongs to the 40 Series model family from Cadillac. The 5.8 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, side valve, 8 cylinder unit that produces 130 bhp (132 PS/97 kW) of power at 3400 rpm. A 3 speed manual 'box supplies the power to the wheels.

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Cadillac Fleetwood Imperial Cabriolet, 1934 MY 40 Series 6030-FL information summary

What body style?
4 door convertible/cabriolet with 4/5 seats
How long?
5779 mm
What size engine?
5.8 litre, 5787 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
132 PS / 130 bhp / 97 kW @ 3400 rpm
How much torque?
Unknown

Cadillac 40 Series models

4 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 5787 cm3 132 PS 130 bhp 97 kW
4 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 7413 cm3 188 PS 185 bhp 138 kW
4 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 6037 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
4 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 6037 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
4 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 7413 cm3 188 PS 185 bhp 138 kW
4 door limousine FR 3M 7413 cm3 188 PS 185 bhp 138 kW
4 door limousine FR 3M 6037 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
4 door limousine FR 3M 5787 cm3 132 PS 130 bhp 97 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 5787 cm3 132 PS 130 bhp 97 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 7413 cm3 188 PS 185 bhp 138 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 7413 cm3 188 PS 185 bhp 138 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6037 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6037 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 5787 cm3 132 PS 130 bhp 97 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 7413 cm3 188 PS 185 bhp 138 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 5787 cm3 132 PS 130 bhp 97 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6037 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW

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2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 6306 cm3 137 PS 135 bhp 101 kW
4 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 5235 cm3 132 PS 130 bhp 97 kW 2331 kg
4 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 5230 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW 2223 kg
4 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 5235 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 5235 cm3 132 PS 130 bhp 97 kW 2191 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 5230 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW 2236 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 5235 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 5235 cm3 132 PS 130 bhp 97 kW 2143 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 5230 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW 2109 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 6306 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW
1934 Cadillac Fleetwood Imperial Cabriolet data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater convertible/cabriolet
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 3708 mm 146 inches
Track/tread (front) 1508 mm 59.4 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1575 mm 62 inches
Length 5779 mm 227.5 inches
Width 1943 mm 76.5 inches
Height 1762 mm 69.4 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.56
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 113.7 litres 25 UK Gal 30 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Cadillac
Engine code 355-D
Cylinders V 8 in 90° vee
Capacity 5.8 litre
5787 cc
(353.144 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 85.7 × 125.4 mm
3.37 × 4.94 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.68
Valve gear side valve (SV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output 132 PS (130 bhp) (97 kW)
at 3400 rpm
Specific output 22.5 bhp/litre
0.37 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
Specific torque
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 6.25:1
Fuel system 1 Detroit carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 3
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 723.38 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
Weight-to-power ratio
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 3.875
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 4.19 x 17
Wheel size rear 4.19 x 17
Tyres front 7.00 x 17
Tyres rear 7.00 x 17
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr
Front brake diameter 381 mm
Rear brake diameter 381 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 3 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 4.80
general
Carfolio.com ID387222
Production total
Model code 6030-FL
Model family 40 Series
RAC rating 36.4
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1934 Cadillac Fleetwood Imperial Cabriolet added 2014-11-22.
Last modified 2014-11-23.