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The big V8, spacious interior, and darning angular styling - it's what made this the top luxury vehicle for the 1960s, and it's now what also makes this such a distinct vintage cruiser with all the right flair. So when this 1969 Cadillac Eldorado is also so affordable, it's time to take notice.
This generation Eldorado had some serious style with the long hood, hardtop silhouette, and big chrome bumpers that hug the form. And there's a sharp style everywhere, from the center of the hood to the blade-like taillights that are equal parts elegant and intimidating. The Bronze paint is a later upgrade that has a driver-ready style today. And we like the distinctive touches, like how the creamy white vinyl top goes well with the full-length pinstripe. And this is the debut year for the "halo" roof that stops the vinyl top before the drip rail for a floating kind of style. This one is all about being a luxury classic that lets you hit the road without worrying about every pebble along the way. The value price leaves room in your budget to restore, upgrade, or personalize details. And what we especially like is the fundamental attractiveness that comes from the clean lines and good gaps that show off one of the best road-owning styles of the 1960s.
The interior has an inviting style with nice details like a newer smooth dash pad, classic wood-like trim, and clean/clear gauges. There's an overall cruiser attitude here. That's why the seats were updated later in life with a comfy velour. And the durable floor cover means you're not worried about dirty shoes on the carpet. In fact, that cover also highlights something else. This generation Eldorado switched to front-wheel drive. It was so that you could have one of the most spacious interiors that even featured a flat floor. So people get to spread out in comfort. But this is a personal driver's car, so all the controls center around you, including the power windows, power locks, cruise control, a fold-down center armrest, and provisions for automatic climate control (the A/C will need servicing and/or parts to blow cold again.)
The 472 cubic-inch V8 fills the engine bay because this was the era when Cadillac was a true master at offering big motors with big power. Topped with a four-barrel carburetor, this upholds the best Caddy traditions by being smooth, powerful, and ready to hit the boulevard. The cruising attitude is heightened by a smooth-shifting three-speed automatic transmission, power steering, power brakes, and front discs.
Complete with maintenance records, it's hard to beat a spacious and powerful classic Cadillac coupe. Especially when it's so affordable and ready to hit the road today. Call now!