Cadillac Eldorado ETC, 2002 MY

The Eldorado ETC is a passenger car from Cadillac, with front wheel drive, a front located engine and a 2 door coupé body style. Power is produced by a double overhead camshaft, 4.6 litre naturally aspirated 8 cylinder powerplant, with 4 valves per cylinder that provides power and torque figures of 300 bhp (304 PS/224 kW) at 6000 rpm and 400 N·m (295 lb·ft/40.8 kgm) at 4400 rpm respectively. The power is transferred to the wheels through a 4 speed automatic gearbox. The Cadillac Eldorado ETC weighs a stated 1753 kg at the kerb.

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Cadillac Eldorado ETC, 2002 MY information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 4/5 seats
How long?
5095 mm
How heavy?
1753 kg
What size engine?
4.6 litre, 4565 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
304 PS / 300 bhp / 224 kW @ 6000 rpm
How much torque?
400 Nm / 295 ft.lb / 40.8 kgm @ 4400 rpm
How economical?
18/27/24 US MPG EPA city/highway/combined

Cadillac Eldorado models

2 door fixed-head coupé FF 4A 4565 cm3 279 PS 275 bhp 205 kW 1730 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 4A 4565 cm3 279 PS 275 bhp 205 kW 1743 kg
2 door sedan/​saloon 4A 4565 cm3 279 PS 275 bhp 205 kW 1743 kg
Cadillac Eldorado ETC -
2 door fixed-head coupé 4A 4565 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW 1758 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 4A 4565 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW 1758 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 4A 4565 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW 1758 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 4A 4565 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW 1732 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 4A 4565 cm3 274 PS 270 bhp 201 kW 1710 kg
sedan/​saloon FF 4894 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW 1635 kg
Cadillac Eldorado -
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 4A 4087 cm3 132 PS 130 bhp 97 kW

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2002 Cadillac Eldorado ETC data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2743 mm 108 inches
Track/tread (front) 1547 mm 60.9 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1547 mm 60.9 inches
Length 5095 mm 200.6 inches
Width 1918 mm 75.5 inches
Height 1361 mm 53.6 inches
Ground clearance 147 mm 5.8 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.86
Kerb weight 1753 kg 3865 lb
Weight distribution 64 % front
fuel tank capacity 72 litres 15.8 UK Gal 19 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Cadillac
Engine code Northstar
Cylinders V 8 in 90° vee
Capacity 4.6 litre
4565 cc
(278.573 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 93 × 84 mm
3.66 × 3.31 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.11
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
32 valves in total
maximum power output
(SAE net)
304 PS (300 bhp) (224 kW)
at 6000 rpm
Specific output
(SAE net)
65.7 bhp/litre
1.08 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(SAE net)
400 Nm (295 ft·lb) (40.8 kgm)
at 4400 rpm
Specific torque
(SAE net)
87.62 Nm/litre
1.06 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10:1
Fuel system SMPFI
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1101.1 kPa (159.7 psi)
Maximum RPM 6700 rpm
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 570.63 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 173.51 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
127.62 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
171.14 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.08 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 7.84 kg/kW
13.09 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 18/27/24 US MPG EPA city/highway/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km13.1/8.7/9.8 l/100km city/highway/combined
km/litre7.7/11.5/10.2 km/l city/highway/combined
UK MPG21.6/32.4/28.8 UK MPG city/highway/combined
US MPG18.0/27.0/24.0 US MPG city/highway/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering power assisted rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock 2.650
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 7 x 16
Wheel size rear 7 x 16
Tyres front Goodyear Eagle LS P235/60 R 16
Tyres rear Goodyear Eagle LS P235/60 R 16
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 301 mm
Rear brake diameter 278 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 4 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 0.68
Final drive ratio 3.17
general
Carfolio.com ID517990
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 42.9
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2002 Cadillac Eldorado ETC added 2017-06-10.
Last modified 2017-06-10.