Offered For Sale by The California Automobile Museum
1956 Cadillac Coupe DeVille
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Fins in the back, dagmar bullets in the front, unmistakably Cadillac! Elvis made these cars popular and for good reason, they exemplify luxury for the mid-fifties! This Series 62 Coupe deVille has original paint, one dent on left rear fender. All chrome in good condition. Two side windows are cracked. Windows work off and on. Beautiful wide whites with Cadillac sombrero hubcaps.
Interior has original rear seat and headliner. Front seat has been reupholstered. Fan works, AC equipped, but does not work. Temp and Oil pressure gauges do not work.
Motor runs strong, rebuilt carb. Electric fuel pump, alternator, new battery.
This is a great, solid driver Cadillac. Sedans are for chauffeurs, coupes are personal luxury cars. Drive it, enjoy it!
Pick of the Day has been in the family since grandfather bought it
The Pick of the Day is a two-door hardtop that could have been part of the Queen of Soul’s funeral motorcade
Mecum Auctions rolls into Southern California on Thursday for its annual three-day sale at the Anaheim Convention Center
As excessive as the 1961 Cadillac seems today, it was actually quite toned down from the wildly ebullient 1959 Cadillac with its towering rocket fins.
John Gately has been restoring Cadillacs since 1956 and in 1968 started the Gately Restoration Co. in Boston. Since then, “Gately Cadillac Restoration has traveled the country.
Pick of the Day was owned by one family for more than 40 years
Thousands of cars filled fields and lots in Scottsdale, Arizona
Vehicle was imported to Niger by French businessman
Sales total is a record amount for an inaugural Mecum auction venue