Cadillac Fleetwood Brougham Coupé, 1982 MY US

The Fleetwood Brougham Coupé is a road car from Cadillac, with rear wheel drive, a front mounted engine and a 2 door coupé body style. Its 8 cylinder, overhead valve naturally aspirated engine has 2 valves per cylinder and a capacity of 4.1 litres. In this application it musters power and torque figures of 125 bhp (127 PS/93 kW) at 4200 rpm and 258 Nm (190 lbft/26.3 kgm) at 2000 rpm respectively. The engine powers the wheels through a 3 speed automatic with overdrive transmission. It weighs a claimed 1800 kg at the kerb.

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Key facts

Cadillac Fleetwood Brougham Coupé, 1982 MY US information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 4/5 seats
How long?
5613 mm
How heavy?
1800 kg
What size engine?
4.1 litre, 4087 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
127 PS / 125 bhp / 93 kW @ 4200 rpm
How much torque?
258 Nm / 190 ft.lb / 26.3 kgm @ 2000 rpm

Cadillac Fleetwood models

4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3AOD 4087 cm3 127 PS 125 bhp 93 kW 1815 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5737 cm3 106 PS 105 bhp 78 kW 2071 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3AOD 4128 cm3 127 PS 125 bhp 93 kW 1814 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 5737 cm3 106 PS 105 bhp 78 kW 2086 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3AOD 4128 cm3 127 PS 125 bhp 93 kW 1829 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6964 cm3 183 PS 180 bhp 134 kW 1928 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6964 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW 1928 kg

Similar models

2 door fixed-head coupé FF 4A 4130 cm3 127 PS 125 bhp 93 kW 1666 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 3A 4130 cm3 125 PS 123 bhp 92 kW 1666 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 4A 4121 cm3 127 PS 125 bhp 93 kW 1604 kg
1982 Cadillac Fleetwood Brougham Coupé data
Applicable to the USA domestic market(s).
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 3084 121.4
Track/tread (front) 1567 61.7
Track/tread (rear) 1542 60.7
Length 5613 221
Width 1915 75.4
Height 1387 54.6
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.82
Kerb weight 1800 kg 3968
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 93 litres 20.5 UK Gal 24.6 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Cadillac
Engine code LT8
Cylinders V 8 in 90° vee
Capacity 4.1 litre
4087 cc
(249.404 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 88 × 84 mm
3.46 × 3.31 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.05
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(SAE net)
127 PS (125 bhp) (93 kW)
at 4200 rpm
Specific output
(SAE net)
30.6 bhp/litre
0.5 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(SAE net)
258 Nm (190 ft·lb) (26.3 kgm)
at 2000 rpm
Specific torque
(SAE net)
63.13 Nm/litre
0.76 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast iron block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 8.5:1
Fuel system EFI
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 793.3 kPa (115.1 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 510.88 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
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 70.41 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
51.78 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
69.44 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 19.31 kg/kW
32.26 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 6 x 15
Wheel size rear 6 x 15
Tyres front 215/75 R 15
Tyres rear 215/75 R 15
Brakes F/R VeDi/VeDi-S
Front brake diameter 265 mm
Rear brake diameter 265 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 3
Top gear ratio 0.67
Final drive ratio 3.42
general
Carfolio.com ID514657
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 38.4
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1982 Cadillac Fleetwood Brougham Coupé added 2017-04-14.
Last modified 2017-04-30.