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1930-1940 Cadillac V-16


1936-1940 Cadillac V-16 Specifications

Despite the success of the Cadillac V-16, low production caused its end in 1940. Toward the end of production, sometimes only one model of a car was made. Below are the specifications for the 1936-1940 Cadillac V-16s.

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­The Cadillac V-16 came in many car models.

1936 ­­Cadillac V-16 Models, Prices, Production

Series 90 Fleetwood (wb 154.0)Weight (pounds)
Price Production
town cabriolet
6,390
$8,850 1
town cabriolet landaulette, 7P 6,450

1
4d sedan

$7,600 1
4d imperial cabriolet sedan ­
$8,000 3
4d town sedan
6,085
$7,250 3
convertible coupe, 2P

$7,900 2
4d Imperial sedan, 7P
6,190 $7,750
24
4d sedan, 7P
6,190
$7,550
2
4d Imperial cabriolet sedan, 7P
6,210$7,850
1
coupe, 2P

$7,750 1
Imperial convertible sedan
6,100
$7,850
6
Aero-Dynamic coupe, 5P

$8,150
4
chassis
$6,250
3
Total 1936 Cadillac V-16s


52

193­7 Cadillac V-16 Models, Prices, Production

Series 90 (wb 154.0) Weight (pounds)
Price
Production
town cabriolet, 7P
6,390 $9,230
2
4d town sedan 6,085 $7,595
2
4d Imperial sedan, 7P 6,190 $7,900 24
4d sedan, 7P
6,190
$7,645
2
4d Imperial brougham sedan, 7P
6,200
1
4d Imperial cabriolet sedan, 7P 6,210 $8,155 3
coupe, 2P 5,840$7,745
4
Imperial convertible sedan
6,100 $8,205 5
convertible coupe, 5P

$8,150 2
limo brougham, 7P

$9,150 1
Aero-Dynamic coupe, 5P

$8,150
1
chassis

2
Total 1937 Cadillac V-16s


49

1938 Cadillac V-16 Models, Prices, Production

Series 90 (wb 141.3)Weight (pounds)
Price
Production
4d sedan
5,105
$5,140
43
4d Imperial sedan
5,165 $5,215
5
4d sedan, 7P 5,185
$5,270
65
convertible sedan
5,350
$6,000
13
4d Imperial sedan, 7P
5,345
$5,420
95
4d formal sedan, 7P
5,435
$6,055
17
4d town sedan
5,140
$5,695
20
town car, 7P
5,415
$7,175
11
coupe, 2P
4,915
$5,340
11
coupe, 5P
5,015
$5,440 8
4d formal sedan
5,105
$6,055
8
convertible coupe, 2P
4,905
$5,440
10
Presidential convertible sedan*

2
chassis


3
Total 1938 Cadillac V-16


311

1939 Cadillac V-16 Models, Prices, Production

Series 90 (wb 141.3)Weight (pounds)
Price
Production
4d sedan
5,190
$5,140
13
4d Imperial sedan 5,625
$5,215
2
4d sedan, 7P
5,215
$5,270
18
convertible sedan
5,220
$6,000
4
4d Imperial sedan, 7P
5,260
$5,420
60
4d formal sedan, 7P
5,260
$6,055 8
4d town sedan
5,230
$5,695
2
town car, 7P
5,330
$7,175
5
coupe, 2p
4,830
$5,340
6
coupe, 5P
4,930 $5,440
5
4d formal sedan
5,190
$6,055
4
convertible coupe, 2P
4,970
$5,440
7
chassis


2
Total 1939 Cadillac V-16s


136

1940 Cadillac V-16 Models, Prices, Production

Series 90 (wb 141.3)
Weight (pounds)
Price
Production
4d sedan
5,190
$4,950
4
4d sedan, 7P
5,215
$5,075
4
convertible sedan
5,265
$5,795
2
4d Imperial sedan, 7P
5,260
$5,225
20
4d formal sedan, 7P
5,260
$5,845
20
4d town sedan
5,220
$5,495
1
town car, 7P
5,330 $6,945
2
coupe, 2P
4,830$5,145
2
coupe, 5P
4,930
$5,245
1
4d formal sedan
5,190
$5,845
2
convertible coupe, 2P 4,970
$5,245 2
chassis
$3,700
1
Total 1940 Cadillac V-16


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*161-inch wheelbase

Sources: Encyclopedia of American Cars, by the Auto Editors of Consumer Guide™, Publications International, Ltd., 1996; Cadillac, Standard of the World, 4th ed., by Maurice D. Hendry, Automobile Quarterly, 1990; annual Cadillac price lists.

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