1940 LaSalle Dual Sidemount Sedan, Parts and Parts Car All Series 50 161 made

Price: US $7,500.00 Item location: Melbourne, Florida, United States
  • Condition: Used
  • Make: Cadillac
  • Model: LaSalle
  • Trim: You Finish
  • Year: 1940
  • Mileage: 109,000
  • Engine size: 322 V8
  • Number of cylinders: 8
  • Fuel: Gasoline
  • Transmission: Manual
  • Drive type: RWD
  • Vehicle Title: Clear
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1940 Cadillac LaSalle

I have a clean car here Cleaned Blasted and in black Epoxy and blocked. Engine compartment and Front Frame Satin Black. Suspension and brakes done. Engine operating and car is driving.
All parts here. and boxed. Needs wire harness Finish paint, chrome, and Interior. Good staring point for a first time projects make this one the way you like. Manuals and clean title.
Also has a dual side mount set up, Many Extra parts, and Parts car...All included.
According to Matt Larson's tedious research in the wonderful text, "LaSalle Cadillac's Companion Car", p.310 #2 Of the 21,799 factory built LaSalle production car, only two had a single right hand sidemount and 226 were equipped with dual sidemounts. Additional commercial chassis and CKD export Sedans were equipped with sidemounts.
For 1940 Series 50 page 345 #9 it was the last year of the sidemount fenders as an option on Cadillac motorcars. Of the 9321 Series 50 LaSalle passenger cars built, only 161 were ordered with sidemounts - their time had passed. There were none on the series 5011/5011A; 147 on the 5019; one 5019A; three 5027; four 5029 and six 5067 cars shipped with sidemounts. Sidemount fenders were not an option for the Series 52 LaSalles.