Cadillac Sedan De Ville Diesel, 1984 MY

The Cadillac Sedan De Ville Diesel is a saloon (sedan) with 4 doors and a front mounted engine which supplies the power through the rear wheels. Its 8 cylinder, overhead valve naturally aspirated powerplant has 2 valves per cylinder and a volume of 5.7 litres. It produces power and torque figures of 105 bhp (106 PS/78 kW) at 3200 rpm and 271 Nm (200 lbft/27.6 kgm) at 1600 rpm respectively. A 4 speed automatic gearbox transmits the power to the wheels.


Key facts

Cadillac Sedan De Ville Diesel, 1984 MY information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
5613 mm
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 / 27.6 kgm @ 1600 rpm

Cadillac Sedan models

4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4A 4087 cm3 137 PS 135 bhp 101 kW 1807 kg

Similar models

4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 5736 cm3 106 PS 105 bhp 78 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3077 cm3 116 PS 114 bhp 85 kW 1243 kg
1984 Cadillac Sedan De Ville Diesel data
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 3086 mm 121.5 inches
Track/tread (front) 1567 mm 61.7 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1542 mm 60.7 inches
Length 5613 mm 221 inches
Width 1913 mm 75.3 inches
Height 1412 mm 55.6 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.82
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 98.5 litres 21.7 UK Gal 26 US Gal
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
engine type naturally aspirated diesel
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 D.
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
Weight-to-power ratio
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 P215/75 R 15
Tyres rear P215/75 R 15
Brakes F/R VeDi/Dr-S
Front brake diameter 305 mm
Rear brake diameter 279 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 4 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 0.67
Final drive ratio 2.93
general ID519079
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 52.7
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1984 Cadillac Sedan De Ville Diesel added 2017-06-11.
Last modified 2017-06-11.