Cadillac Formal Limousine, 1984 MY

This car has a 4 door saloon (sedan) type body with a front positioned engine supplying power to the rear wheels. It's powered courtesy of a naturally aspirated engine of 6 litre capacity. This unit features overhead valve valve gear, a 90 degree V 8 cylinder layout, and 2 valves per cylinder. It has an output of 140 bhp (142 PS/104 kW) of power at 3800 rpm, and maximum torque of 360 N·m (266 lb·ft/36.7 kgm) at 1400 rpm. A 3 speed automatic gearbox supplies the power to the wheels. It weighs a claimed 2202 kg at the kerb.


Key facts

Cadillac Formal Limousine, 1984 MY information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 6/7 seats
How long?
6205 mm
How heavy?
2202 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?
360 Nm / 266 / 36.7 kgm @ 1400 rpm
1984 Cadillac Formal Limousine data
Body type6/7 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 3670 mm 144.5 inches
Track/tread (front) 1567 mm 61.7 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1542 mm 60.7 inches
Length 6205 mm 244.3 inches
Width 1913 mm 75.3 inches
Height 1445 mm 56.9 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.69
Kerb weight 2202 kg 4855 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 92.8 litres 20.4 UK Gal 24.5 US Gal
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
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)
360 Nm (266 ft·lb) (36.7 kgm)
at 1400 rpm
Specific torque
(SAE net)
59.67 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) 749.9 kPa (108.8 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 754.13 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
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 64.46 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
47.41 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
63.58 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 21.09 kg/kW
35.23 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
Engine position front
Engine layout longitudinal
Drive wheels rear wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 6JJ x 15
Wheel size rear 6JJ x 15
Tyres front HR78-15/D
Tyres rear HR78-15/D
Brakes F/R VeDi/Dr-S
Front brake diameter 305 mm
Rear brake diameter 305 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 3 speed automatic
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio 3.08
general ID518936
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 46.2
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1984 Cadillac Formal Limousine added 2017-06-11.
Last modified 2017-06-11.