Cadillac Seville V6, 1982 MY US

The Cadillac Seville V6 is a front wheel drive vehicle, with the engine positioned in the front, and a 4 door sedan/saloon body. The 4.1 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, overhead valve, 6 cylinder unit that develops 125 bhp (127 PS/93 kW) of power at 4000 rpm, and maximum torque of 285 N·m (210 lb·ft/29.1 kgm) at 2000 rpm. A 3 speed automatic with overdrive transmission delivers the power to the driven wheels. Its quoted kerb weight is 1740 kg.

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Cadillac Seville V6, 1982 MY US information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
5202 mm
How heavy?
1740 kg
What size engine?
4.1 litre, 4128 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, V
How much power?
127 PS / 125 bhp / 93 kW @ 4000 rpm
How much torque?
285 Nm / 210 ft.lb / 29.1 kgm @ 2000 rpm

Cadillac Seville models

4 door sedan/​saloon FF 3AOD 4087 cm3 127 PS 125 bhp 93 kW 1730 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 3AOD 5737 cm3 106 PS 105 bhp 78 kW 1859 kg

Similar models

4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4A 4130 cm3 127 PS 125 bhp 93 kW 1686 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 4390 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3AOD 4942 cm3 133 PS 131 bhp 98 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3AOD 3797 cm3 120 PS 118 bhp 88 kW 1597 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3AOD 4942 cm3 136 PS 134 bhp 100 kW 1838 kg
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3AOD 4942 cm3 136 PS 134 bhp 100 kW 1832 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3AOD 4942 cm3 136 PS 134 bhp 100 kW 1817 kg
1982 Cadillac Seville V6 data
Applicable to the USA domestic market(s).
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2895 114
Track/tread (front) 1506 59.3
Track/tread (rear) 1524 60
Length 5202 204.8
Width 1801 70.9
Height 1402 55.2
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.8
Kerb weight 1740 kg 3836
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 79 litres 17.4 UK Gal 20.9 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Buick
Engine code LC4
Cylinders V 6
Capacity 4.1 litre
4128 cc
(251.906 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 100.7 × 86.4 mm
3.96 × 3.4 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.17
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
12 valves in total
maximum power output
(SAE net)
127 PS (125 bhp) (93 kW)
at 4000 rpm
Specific output
(SAE net)
30.3 bhp/litre
0.5 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(SAE net)
285 Nm (210 ft·lb) (29.1 kgm)
at 2000 rpm
Specific torque
(SAE net)
69.04 Nm/litre
0.83 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast iron block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 8:1
Fuel system 1 Rochester carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 867.6 kPa (125.8 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 4
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 688 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 72.84 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
53.57 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
71.84 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 18.67 kg/kW
31.18 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
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 6 x 15
Wheel size rear 6 x 15
Tyres front P205/75 R 15
Tyres rear P205/75 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 2.41
general
Carfolio.com ID514767
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 37.7
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1982 Cadillac Seville V6 added 2017-04-14.
Last modified 2017-04-14.