1997 Cadillac Sedan Deville
The name "DeVille" is derived from the French de la ville or de ville meaning "of the town". In French coach building parlance, a coupé de ville, from the French couper (to cut) i.e. shorten or reduce, was a short four-wheeled closed carriage with an inside seat for two and an outside seat for the driver and this smaller vehicle was intended for use in the town or city (de ville).
This Cadillac is a two-owner car, here for consignment, and your driving pleasure. Overall fair condition, runs, and needs some TLC
A dark brown roadster roof which has some separation around the window surrounds due to dry rotting. Exterior painted in cream, shows some patina, scratches, and dings, but retains its shine. Particularly along the belt trimline there are some paint chips, as well as on the hood a scratch, and lower front grille intake some scratching. Headlights are fogged a bit however very few if any dings and dents. Standard Cadillac hubcaps are on all four corners.
Original leather presents in excellent condition. Very plush tufting in the center with stitched bolsters, split buckets in front and a bench in back are noted. Thick pile carpeting with some marking shows but overall good condition. Full electronic controls are seen in the arms of the door and include power windows, power seat adjustments, and power mirror adjustments. A digital dash with plenty of readouts, and warning messages are in the instrument cluster.
A Northstar V8 (4.6 liter) coupled with a 4-speed automatic with overdrive.
Front and rear power ABS disc brakes are all around. Rack and pinion steering with coil sprung front suspension and McPherson struts. Coil spring and short and long arm suspension in the rear.
A smooth riding quick starting car that can provide comfort for 6 even on a long haul. A few faults, but mostly a fair to good car that seems to be in need of some maintenance.
Classic Auto Mall is a 336,000-square foot classic and special interest automobile showroom, featuring over 300 vehicles for sale with showroom space for up to 1,000 vehicles. Also, a 400 vehicle barn find collection is on display.
This vehicle is in our showroom in Morgantown, Pennsylvania, conveniently located just 1-hour west of Philadelphia on the I-76 Pennsylvania Turnpike. The website is www.classicautomall.com and our phone number is (888) 227-0914. Please contact us anytime for more information or to come see the vehicle in person.