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The 1940s Classic Cadillac Cars Channel covers popular antique Cadillacs from the decade. Take a look under the hoods of different 1940s classic Cadillac cars.

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1940-1949 Cadillac

The 1940-1949 Cadillacs showcased important engineering developments and beautiful designs. Learn about features like the eggcrate grille, bullet-shape fenders, fastback roofline, the hallmark tailfin and the overhead-valve V-8 engine that were rolled out in the 1940s.


1940 Cadillac Custom Convertible

1940 Cadillac Custom Convertible

The 1940 Cadillac Custom convertible's main claim to fame was its modern, curvaceous 'torpedo' styling. Learn about this stylish collectible car. See more »

1947 Cadillac Series 62 Convertible

1947 Cadillac Series 62 Convertible

The 1947 Cadillac Series 62 Convertible was Cadillac’s most popular car that year. Read about and see photos to find out why it was so well received. See more »

1948-1949 Cadillac Series Sixty-One Sedanet

1948-1949 Cadillac Series Sixty-One Sedanet

The 1948-1949 Cadillac Series Sixty-One Sedanet has fine styling attributes and Milestone car status. Learn more about this collectible car. See more »

1948-1949 Cadillac Series Sixty-Two Convertible/Sedanet

1948-1949 Cadillac Series Sixty-Two Convertible/Sedanet

The 1948-1949 Cadillac Series Sixty-Two Convertible/Sedanet was one of the most graceful cars of the postwar era. Read about this classic collectible. See more »

1949 Cadillac Series Sixty-Two Coupe de Ville

1949 Cadillac Series Sixty-Two Coupe de Ville

The 1949 Cadillac Series Sixty-Two Coupe DeVille was one of the first hardtop convertibles. Get details on this rare, Milestone collectible car. See more »

1940-1949 Cadillac

1940-1949 Cadillac

The 1940-1949 Cadillac lineup showcased important engineering and style developments. Learn about the Cadillac's evolution during this era. See more »