Cadillac Seville, 1982 MY US

This automobile has a 4 door saloon (sedan) type body with a front positioned engine delivering power to the front wheels. Its 8 cylinder, overhead valve naturally aspirated engine has 2 valves per cylinder and a volume of 4.1 litres. For this model it develops 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 transmits power to the wheels via a 3 speed automatic with overdrive transmission. Quoted kerb weight is 1730 kg.

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Cadillac Seville, 1982 MY US information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
5202 mm
How heavy?
1730 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 Seville models

4 door sedan/​saloon FF 3AOD 5737 cm3 106 PS 105 bhp 78 kW 1859 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 3AOD 4128 cm3 127 PS 125 bhp 93 kW 1740 kg

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1982 Cadillac Seville 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 1730 kg 3814
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 77 litres 16.9 UK Gal 20.3 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 73.26 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
53.88 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
72.25 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 18.56 kg/kW
31 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 ID515020
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 38.4
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1982 Cadillac Seville added 2017-04-14.
Last modified 2017-04-30.