Cadillac Fleetwood Limousine, 1982 MY US

The Fleetwood Limousine is a rear wheel drive saloon (sedan) road car with a front positioned engine, produced by Cadillac. Power is produced by an overhead valve, 6 litre naturally aspirated 8 cylinder motor, with 2 valves per cylinder that develops power and torque figures of 140 bhp (142 PS/104 kW) at 3800 rpm and 359 N·m (265 lb·ft/36.6 kgm) at 1400 rpm respectively. The power is transferred to the wheels via a 3 speed automatic gearbox. The stated kerb weight is 2160 kg.

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Cadillac Fleetwood Limousine, 1982 MY US information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 7/8 seats
How long?
6198 mm
How heavy?
2160 kg
What size engine?
6 litre, 6033 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
142 PS / 140 bhp / 104 kW @ 3800 rpm
How much torque?
359 Nm / 265 ft.lb / 36.6 kgm @ 1400 rpm

Cadillac Fleetwood models

4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6033 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 2200 kg
4 door limousine FR 3A 6964 cm3 183 PS 180 bhp 134 kW 2169 kg
1982 Cadillac Fleetwood Limousine data
Applicable to the USA domestic market(s).
bodywork
Body type7/8 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 3670 144.5
Track/tread (front) 1567 61.7
Track/tread (rear) 1542 60.7
Length 6198 244
Width 1913 75.3
Height 1445 56.9
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.69
Kerb weight 2160 kg 4762
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 L62
Cylinders V 8 in 90° vee
Capacity 6 litre
6033 cc
(368.156 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 96.5 × 103.1 mm
3.8 × 4.06 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.94
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(SAE net)
142 PS (140 bhp) (104 kW)
at 3800 rpm
Specific output
(SAE net)
23.2 bhp/litre
0.38 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(SAE net)
359 Nm (265 ft·lb) (36.6 kgm)
at 1400 rpm
Specific torque
(SAE net)
59.51 Nm/litre
0.72 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast iron block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 8.2:1
Fuel system EFI
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 747.8 kPa (108.5 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 754.13 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 65.72 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
48.33 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
64.81 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 20.69 kg/kW
34.56 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 1
Final drive ratio 3.08
general
Carfolio.com ID515042
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 46.2
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1982 Cadillac Fleetwood Limousine added 2017-04-14.
Last modified 2017-04-30.