Cadillac Seville Diesel, 1984 MY

This car has a 2 door sedan/saloon type body with a front mounted engine supplying power to the rear wheels. Its engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 5.7 litre, overhead valve 90 degree V 8 cylinder with 2 valves per cylinder. This powerplant has an output of 105 bhp (106 PS/78 kW) of power at 3200 rpm, and maximum torque of 271 N·m (200 lb·ft/27.6 kgm) at 1600 rpm. The engine delivers its power through to the wheels via a 4 speed automatic gearbox. Quoted weight at the kerb is 1725 kg.

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Cadillac Seville Diesel, 1984 MY information summary

What body style?
2 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
5200 mm
How heavy?
1725 kg
What size engine?
5.7 litre, 5737 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
106 PS / 105 bhp / 78 kW @ 3200 rpm
How much torque?
271 Nm / 200 ft.lb / 27.6 kgm @ 1600 rpm

Cadillac Seville models

2 door sedan/​saloon FR 4A 4087 cm3 137 PS 135 bhp 101 kW 1725 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 3AOD 4087 cm3 127 PS 125 bhp 93 kW 1730 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 3AOD 5737 cm3 106 PS 105 bhp 78 kW 1859 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 3AOD 4128 cm3 127 PS 125 bhp 93 kW 1740 kg

Similar models

2 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 4228 cm3 110 PS 108 bhp 81 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 5736 cm3 106 PS 105 bhp 78 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3AOD 3797 cm3 114 PS 112 bhp 84 kW 1597 kg
1984 Cadillac Seville Diesel data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2895 mm 114 inches
Track/tread (front) 1505 mm 59.3 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1540 mm 60.6 inches
Length 5200 mm 204.7 inches
Width 1815 mm 71.5 inches
Height 1380 mm 54.3 inches
Ground clearance 140 mm 5.5 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.8
Kerb weight 1725 kg 3803 lb
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 LF9
Cylinders V 8 in 90° vee
Capacity 5.7 litre
5737 cc
(350.093 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 103.05 × 86 mm
4.06 × 3.39 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.2
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(SAE net)
106 PS (105 bhp) (78 kW)
at 3200 rpm
Specific output
(SAE net)
18.3 bhp/litre
0.3 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(SAE net)
271 Nm (200 ft·lb) (27.6 kgm)
at 1600 rpm
Specific torque
(SAE net)
47.24 Nm/litre
0.57 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast iron block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 21.6:1
Fuel system diesel injection pump
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 593.6 kPa (86.1 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 717.13 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 61.72 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
45.39 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
60.87 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 22.03 kg/kW
36.8 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 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 4 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 0.67
Final drive ratio 3.15
general
Carfolio.com ID519046
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 52.7
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1984 Cadillac Seville Diesel added 2017-06-11.
Last modified 2017-06-11.