1971 Cadillac Coupe de Ville
Photographed at Coffee 'N' Chrome Morphettville, South Australia in December 2018
Cadillac de Villes were produced from 1959 until 2005, spanning eight design generations.
The 1971 Coupe de Ville shown here is a fourth generation car, and these were buitl from 1971 to 1976.
The standard powerplant was a 472ci V8, producing 375hp.
In November 1971 a showroom-stock Coupe de Ville placed third in the annual coast-to-coast Cannonball Run with an average speed of 84.6 mph, consuming fuel at a rate of 26 l/100mk (8.9 mpg) !!