Cadillac Fleetwood Eldorado Coupé, 1971 MY 69347

The Cadillac Fleetwood Eldorado Coupé is a front wheel drive vehicle, with its engine mounted in the front, and a 2 door saloon (sedan) bodyshell. The 8.2 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, overhead valve, 8 cylinder that produces 365 bhp (370 PS/272 kW) of power at 4400 rpm, and maximum torque of 725 N·m (535 lb·ft/73.9 kgm) at 2800 rpm. The engine drives the wheels compliments of a 3 speed automatic 'box. Its quoted weight at the kerb is 2187 kg. Top claimed speed is 193 km/h (120 mph).

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Key facts

Cadillac Fleetwood Eldorado Coupé, 1971 MY 69347 information summary

What body style?
2 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
5629 mm
How heavy?
2187 kg
What size engine?
8.2 litre, 8194 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
370 PS / 365 bhp / 272 kW @ 4400 rpm
How much torque?
725 Nm / 535 ft.lb / 73.9 kgm @ 2800 rpm
How fast?
193 km/h, 120 mph

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1971 Cadillac Fleetwood Eldorado Coupé data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 3207 mm 126.3 inches
Track/tread (front) 1617 mm 63.7 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1615 mm 63.6 inches
Length 5629 mm 221.6 inches
Width 2032 mm 80 inches
Height 1360 mm 53.5 inches
Ground clearance 147 mm 5.8 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.76
Kerb weight 2187 kg 4822 lb
Weight distribution 59.4 % front
fuel tank capacity 104.2 litres 22.9 UK Gal 27.5 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 8.2 litre
8194 cc
(500.029 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 109.22 × 109.32 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
(gross)
370 PS (365 bhp) (272 kW)
at 4400 rpm
Specific output
(gross)
44.5 bhp/litre
0.73 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(gross)
725 Nm (535 ft·lb) (73.9 kgm)
at 2800 rpm
Specific torque
(gross)
88.48 Nm/litre
1.07 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast iron block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 8.5:1
Fuel system 1 Rochester carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1111.9 kPa (161.3 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 1024.25 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter
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 193 km/h (120 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 169.22 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
124.45 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
166.9 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.07 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 8.04 kg/kW
13.42 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
Turning circle
Front suspension I.TB.
Rear suspension LA.SE.
Wheel size front 6JK x 15
Wheel size rear 6JK x 15
Tyres front L78 x 15
Tyres rear L78 x 15
Brakes F/R Di/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 ID44506
Production total
Model code 69347
Model family
RAC rating 59.2
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1971 Cadillac Fleetwood Eldorado Coupé added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-10-29.