2000 Cadillac Eldorado ETC US

The Cadillac Eldorado ETC is a coupé with 2 doors and an other/unknown mounted engine which delivers the power to the front wheels. Its 8 cylinder, double overhead camshaft naturally aspirated engine has 4 valves per cylinder and a capacity of 4.6 litres. It provides power and torque figures of 300 bhp (304 PS/224 kW) at 6000 rpm and 400 Nm (295 lbft/40.8 kgm) at 4400 rpm respectively. The engine supplies its power through to the wheels via a 4 speed automatic gearbox. Claimed weight at the kerb is 1758 kg. Its maximum speed claimed is 241 km/h, which is 150 mph.

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Key facts

2000 Cadillac Eldorado ETC US information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 4/5 seats
How long?
5095 mm
How heavy?
1758 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 quick?
0-60 mph: 7.1 s
How fast?
241 km/h, 150 mph

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 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW 1753 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
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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2000 Cadillac Eldorado ETC data
Applicable to the USA domestic market(s).
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 1758 kg 3876 lb
Weight distribution 64 % front
fuel tank capacity 72 litres 15.8 UK Gal 19 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.33
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer GM
Engine code
Cylinders V 8
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
(SAEnet)
304 PS (300 bhp) (224 kW)
at 6000 rpm
Specific output
(SAEnet)
65.7 bhp/litre
1.08 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(SAEnet)
400 Nm (295 ft·lb) (40.8 kgm)
at 4400 rpm
Specific torque
(SAEnet)
87.62 Nm/litre
1.06 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 10:1
Fuel system EFi
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1101.1 kPa (159.7 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
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 7.1 s
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 241 km/h (150 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 173.02 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
127.25 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
170.65 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.08 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 7.86 kg/kW
13.13 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 other/unknown
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
turns lock-to-lock 2.830
Turning circle 12.30 m
Front suspension I.MS.CS.ARB.
Rear suspension I.STA.CS.ARB.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S-ABS
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 4 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 0.68
Final drive ratio 3.71
general
Carfolio.com ID84227
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 42.9
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2000 Cadillac Eldorado ETC added 2001-07-25.
Last modified 2013-02-28.