1956 Cadillac Series 62 Convertible For Sale in Council Bluffs, Iowa 51503
Take a stroll down memory lane with this lovely 1956 Cadillac Series 62 Convertible! This full-size luxury car is brimming with nostalgic charm and style. It features red exterior paint that is highlighted by a white leather interior. Powered by 365 CI V-8 engine that is matted with a Automatic transmission, this sophisticated classic is eager to get out on the road for a powerful display of classic authenticity. With only 85,000 miles you can rest assured that this Series 62 will provide hours of driving enjoyment.
The Series 62 sales reached an all-time record in 1956 at 134,502 units, accounting for an all-time record 86.4% of all Cadillacs sold. This included 66,818 De Ville's and 6050 Eldorado's. History of the 1954-1956 Cadillac Series 62 The 1954 model year was big for Cadillac, starting with a redesign of the basic Series 62 model. The new Caddy was lower, sleeker, and featured exhaust tips that exited through up swept bumper extensions ( this one has the exhaust redirected under the bumper to help protect the Chrome). A wraparound windshield completed the flowing good looks of the middle 1950s, before the fin wars took hold. The Series 62 was available in a variety of body styles, including a 4-door sedan, 4-door Sedan De Ville, 2-door hardtop coupe and Coupe De Ville, and a 2-door convertible. Cadillacís engine for 1956 was a 365-cid V-8 that produced 285 horsepower at 4,600 RPM. The only available transmission was a 4-speed Hydramatic automatic unit. It has always been meticulously maintained and very well cared for. It comes with plethora of options and features that are perfect for any true classic car enthusiast.
Highlights of these features Include
New Correcting Rods
Heads With Hardened Valves
New Oil Pump
New Electric Fuel Pump
Originally Elvis Rose Pink But Was Painted Red In the Late 1970's
Interior Was Redone With The Original Carpet Left in Tact
Chrome Is Complete And Intact (But Could Be Redone)
No Rust On The Body And The Under Side Looks Clean
Small Exhaust Leak (But Is A Easy Fix)
Fuel Sending Unit Needs Adjusted Along With The Odometer, Window Travel And Heads New Weather Stripping
Radio Is In Tact (But Not Functional)
Windshield Wipers Need A Vacuum Line Ran
Power Top Works Well And Is In Good Condition With Power Switch Installed Under Dash
Power Windows Work ( One Of The Rear Quarter Windows Stop A Half Inch From The Top Closed Position
Lower Sleeker Body
New Cellular Grille Insert
New Inverted Gull Wing Front Bumpers
Tapered Dagmar Style Bumper Guards
Round Jet Style Dual Exhaust Outlets Were Incorporated Into The Vertical Bumper Extension
Rear Bumper Was Entirely Redesigned
And So Much More!!!!
This 1956 Cadillac Series 62 Convertible is a classic masterpiece laced with quality craftsmanship and a timeless appearance. This Caddy is a must see/drive to truly appreciate what it has to offer. In fact, come see for yourself! You will agree that you cannot find another 1957 Cadillac Series 62 convertible in this condition for the asking price. Don't miss out on this incredible opportunity! Call today for more information on how you can get behind the wheel of this classic automobile icon!!!