Cadillac Eldorado Biarritz, 1982 MY US

Cadillac Eldorado Biarritz is a car that has a 2 door coupé body style with a front mounted engine powering the front wheels. Power is supplied by an overhead valve, 4.1 litre naturally aspirated 8 cylinder motor, with 2 valves per cylinder that produces power and torque figures of 125 bhp (127 PS/93 kW) at 4200 rpm and 258 N·m (190 lb·ft/26.3 kgm) at 2000 rpm respectively. This power is supplied to the wheels via a 3 speed automatic with overdrive gearbox. The Cadillac Eldorado Biarritz weighs a claimed 1695 kg at the kerb.

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Cadillac Eldorado Biarritz, 1982 MY US information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 4/5 seats
How long?
5194 mm
How heavy?
1695 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

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2 door fixed-head coupé FF 3AOD 4128 cm3 127 PS 125 bhp 93 kW 1740 kg

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1982 Cadillac Eldorado Biarritz data
Applicable to the USA domestic market(s).
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2896 114
Track/tread (front) 1506 59.3
Track/tread (rear) 1524 60
Length 5194 204.5
Width 1793 70.6
Height 1402 55.2
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.79
Kerb weight 1695 kg 3737
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 74.77 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
54.99 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
73.75 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 18.18 kg/kW
30.37 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 205/75 R 15
Tyres rear 205/75 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 ID515064
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 38.4
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1982 Cadillac Eldorado Biarritz added 2017-04-15.
Last modified 2017-04-30.