For Sale: 1978 Cadillac Eldorado in Chicago, Illinois

Vehicle Description

1978 Cadillac Fleetwood Eldorado EXCELLENT FINAL-YEAR FULL SIZE ELDORADO20,241 ACTUAL MILES AND ONE PRIOR OWNER!ORIGINAL FIREMIST RED PAINT/BURGUNDY LEATHER INTERIOR425 CI CADILLAC V-8/AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSIONPOWER BRAKES, LOCKS, SEATS, STEERING, WINDOWSAUTOMATIC CLIMATE CONTROL A/C & TILT-TELESCOPIC STEERINGOWNERS MANUAL & ORIGINAL WINDOW STICKER INCLUDEDCOMPLETE W/ SPARE WHEEL/TIRE, JACK, LUG WRENCHFRESHLY SERVICED, DETAILED & READY TO ENJOY! From introduction in 1953, Cadillacs Eldorado nameplate has represented an incomparable blend of luxury, power, prestige, and style. An unqualified collectible from new, the final-generation, full-size Eldorado models of 1971-78 were also among the final designs from Cadillac under the careful watch of famed GM styling head Bill Mitchell, who was Harley Earls handpicked successor in 1958. Continuing the basic styling theme and proportions introduced for 1971, the Eldorado was nonetheless methodically updated through 1978, the last model year before the downsizing of 1979 at Cadillac. Given its top-of-the-line stature, the Eldorados sophisticated mechanical specifications included Cadillacs own 425 CI V-8 engine, rated 180 horsepower but packing 320 pounds-feet of torque, with power delivered by a Turbo-Hydramatic 3-speed automatic transmission and front-wheel drivetrain. Four-wheel disc brakes were standard and luxury amenities were many, with most standard. Priced from over $11,000 when new, the 1978 Eldorado truly marks the end of a glorious era for Cadillac.Sporting an exceptionally attractive factory-specified color combination of Firemist Red paint, white rear vinyl roof covering, and Burgundy leather upholstery, this wonderful 1978 Cadillac Eldorado comes to market with just one prior owner and 20,241 Actual miles. Along with retaining nearly all its original paint, this Eldorado offers features and options including Automatic Climate Control air conditioning, an AM/FM radio with 8-Track tape player, tilt-telescopic steering, power bakes and steering, plus power door locks, seats, and windows. A full-size spare wheel/tire, roadside jack, and lug wrench are included, along with an emergency kit including road flares. Even 1970s-vintage 8-Track tapes are included! Documents include an owners manual and original window sticker. Contact us today for full details on this outstandingly original and handsome 1978 Cadillac Eldorado one from the last full size model year. See us for a test drive and were sure you will agree this is one of the finest cars of its kind available anywhere today!

Vehicle Details

  • 1978 Cadillac Eldorado
  • Listing ID:CC-1539539
  • Price:$29,500
  • Location:Chicago, Illinois
  • Year:1978
  • Make:Cadillac
  • Model:Eldorado
  • Exterior Color:Burgundy/Maroon
  • Interior Color:Burgundy/Maroon
  • Transmission:Automatic
  • Odometer:20241
  • Stock Number:4298
  • VIN:6L47S8Q22659

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2900 North US Rte 41
Chicago, IL 60064
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