For Sale: 1955 Cadillac Coupe DeVille in Polk City, Iowa

$73,100 (OBO)

Vehicle Description

Rare 1955 Series 62, Cadillac Coupe DeVille, 2 door hardtop Model #6237DX, Factory Number: 5562-570-55 Original Cadillac 250 horsepower, overhead valve V8, 4-barrel Carburetor, dual exhaust, 4 speed Hydra-Matic transmission, 12-volt ignition system, 65,828 Original miles and running great. Professionally restored mechanically and body from ground up by Karl Performance Ankeny, IA +99% original, all numbers match. Took one and half years to finish in a professional shop. Electric seat, electric windows and radio rebuilt and working. Clock works but doesn’t keep time. Speed-odometer rebuilt but shows 10 miles per hour slower than actual speed. Probably transmission gear adjustment. Very minor rust repair but very extensive and expensive paint and repairs with original paint color, but added clear coat. 90% of all chrome has been re-chromed the rest is original. New original wheel covers from original Cadillac stock inventory. New Gas tank and all new rubber. Mechanically rebuilt every component including the engine and dyno tested, transmission, brakes, tie rods, new shocks, rear axel, drive train, power steering, power brakes, generator, radiator, re-built carburetor, new exhaust system etc. All glass is original including the State window stickers except the windshield has been replaced. All new period correct tires, including spare tire. The entire interior including the headliner and dash is original except the carpet which was replaced to original specifications. The entire trunk interior is original except the carpet liner. When stripped down the entire car was put on a rotator stand and sand blasted underneath and then repainted with epoxy. Have original owner’s manual, shop manuals, and more. Have $113,300 invested and have all paperwork of billing. Will sell for $73,100. Also have a new 2015 heavy duty car hauler with wench inside and $13,500 invested and will sell for $11,650, used once.

Vehicle Details

  • Listing ID:CC-911448
  • Year:1955
  • Make:Cadillac
  • Model:Coupe DeVille
  • Exterior Color:Original Dark Blue
  • Interior Color:Blue
  • Transmission:Automatic
  • Engine Size:V-8
  • Odometer:65828
  • Stock Number:6237DX
  • Trim Level:Hardtop
  • VIN:5562-570-55
  • Title Status:Clear
  • Restoration History:Fully Restored
  • Exterior Condition:Mint
  • Seat Material:Cloth
  • AM Radio:Yes
  • Power Brakes:Yes
  • Power Steering:Yes
  • Power Windows:Yes
  • Power Seats:Yes
  • Engine History:Original
  • Engine Condition:Running
  • Drive Train:Rear-wheel drive