Cadillac Calais Sedan Hardtop, 1975 MY

This car has a 4 door saloon (sedan) body style with a front located engine powering the rear wheels. Its engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 8.2 litre, overhead valve 90 degree V 8 cylinder with 2 valves per cylinder. This powerplant produces 190 bhp (193 PS/142 kW) of power at 3600 rpm, and maximum torque of 488 N·m (360 lb·ft/49.8 kgm) at 2000 rpm. The engine transmits power to the wheels via a 3 speed automatic set of gears.

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Cadillac Calais Sedan Hardtop, 1975 MY information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
5860 mm
What size engine?
8.2 litre, 8189 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
193 PS / 190 bhp / 142 kW @ 3600 rpm
How much torque?
488 Nm / 360 ft.lb / 49.8 kgm @ 2000 rpm

Cadillac Calais models

4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 8194 cm3 218 PS 215 bhp 160 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 8194 cm3 193 PS 190 bhp 142 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 8194 cm3 193 PS 190 bhp 142 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 8194 cm3 218 PS 215 bhp 160 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 8189 cm3 193 PS 190 bhp 142 kW
Cadillac Calais Coupé -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 7725 cm3 208 PS 205 bhp 153 kW 2287 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 7725 cm3 208 PS 205 bhp 153 kW 2323 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 7725 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 7725 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 7729 cm3 350 PS 345 bhp 257 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 7729 cm3 350 PS 345 bhp 257 kW

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1975 Cadillac Calais Sedan Hardtop data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 3302 mm 130 inches
Track/tread (front) 1608 mm 63.3 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1608 mm 63.3 inches
Length 5860 mm 230.7 inches
Width 2027 mm 79.8 inches
Height 1380 mm 54.3 inches
Ground clearance 140 mm 5.5 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.77
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 102 litres 22.4 UK Gal 26.9 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Cadillac
Engine code
Cylinders V 8 in 90° vee
Capacity 8.2 litre
8189 cc
(499.723 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 109.2 × 109.3 mm
4.3 × 4.3 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(net)
193 PS (190 bhp) (142 kW)
at 3600 rpm
Specific output
(net)
23.2 bhp/litre
0.38 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(net)
488 Nm (360 ft·lb) (49.8 kgm)
at 2000 rpm
Specific torque
(net)
59.59 Nm/litre
0.72 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast iron block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 8.5:1
Fuel system 1 Rochester carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 748.9 kPa (108.6 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 1023.63 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
Weight-to-power ratio
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 I.U&LA.CS.ARB.
Rear suspension LA.4Li.CS.
Wheel size front 6 x 15
Wheel size rear 6 x 15
Tyres front LR78-15
Tyres rear LR78-15
Brakes F/R VeDi/Dr-S
Front brake diameter 298 mm
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 3 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 2.73
general
Carfolio.com ID518661
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 59.1
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1975 Cadillac Calais Sedan Hardtop added 2017-06-11.
Last modified 2017-06-11.