1942 Cadillac Series 61 Sedan - Extremely Rare Car - Beautiful Survivor - WOW!!

Price: US $36,500.00 Item location: Scottsdale, Arizona, United States
  • Condition: Used
  • Make: Cadillac
  • Model: Other
  • SubModel: Series 61
  • Type: Sedan
  • Trim: 4dr Sedan
  • Year: 1942
  • Mileage: 49,835
  • VIN: 5384533
  • Color: Black
  • Engine size: 346ci V8
  • Number of cylinders: 8
  • Fuel: Gasoline
  • Transmission: Automatic
  • Drive type: RWD
  • Interior color: Tan
  • Vehicle Title: Clear
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1942 Cadillac Other Series 61

1942 Cadillac Series 61 Sedan - Extremely Rare - Beautiful Survivor - WOW!!
Only 49K Original Miles - A Piece Of American History!!
This is a beautiful, xtremely rare 1942 Cadillac Series 61 sedan in excellent condition inside out. It only has 49K original miles on it. This car was manufactured on November 25th, 941. Less than two weeks before the attack on Pearl Harbor, hich ceased vehicle production until late 1945. This beauty was recently acquired from the previous owner, ho cared for the car for almost 20 years. This is a true survivor and a real piece of American history. It has had only one repaint in its original color of code 1, lack. Even the rib cloth wool interior is original covered in plastic.
They built very few Cadillac's in 1942 and only a fraction, ave ever survived. It runs and drives amazing and has been very well pampered and it shows! This is the right car to own, t has its original 346ci V8 engine that purrs like a kitten. Absolutely everything lines up excellent and really is a rare find. These early Cadillac's is some of the most desirable and most coveted classic cars ever built! The care taken in the car?s restoration is also evident throughout. The engine, nder hood area and interior are all exceptionally clean and correct. Buyers looking for a rare Cadillac in fine condition will find this example a pleasure to drive and perfect for any car collection!!
It's loaded with the following equipment:
  • 346ci V8
  • Hydramatic Transmission
  • Original AM Radio
  • Heater
  • Wide White Wall Tires
  • Tissue Dispenser
  • Flower Vase
  • The List goes on and on....

This beautiful 1942 Cadillac Series 61 Sedan has been meticulously cared for. This car is an absolute must see in person to believe how beautiful it really is. It has beautiful older paint done in its correct color Black. It has only been paint once and still has its original paint in the door jams and under the hood. The body is solid as a rock and straight as an arrow. All the panel fit is excellent. The chrome and stainless is all original and in excellent condition and shows beautifully.
The original interior is in very nice condition. To preserve the original interior it had custom plastic seat covers. The dash, auges and steering wheel are all in very nice original condition. All the original wood grain garnish moldings are very nice. Inside the trunk is all redone with the correct material and looks beautiful with the correct spare and jack. Everything is in great working order!
Mechanically, he engine and transmission run excellent. This Cadillac drives with no issues at all! The original 346ci V8 motor provides great power to move this little diamond around. Under the hood is all stock, orrect and nicely detailed. All services and regular maintenance have been performed so there will be no surprises! Everything functions and works, s it should. This car truly runs and drives great.
All and all, his 1942 Cadillac Series 61 sedan is one of the most sought out and rarest classic cars on the market today! With Top Notch Quality and one of the highest mechanical Standards this car makes a wonderful choice. It is even documented with a copy of the original build order from the GM archive. It also has a few other original manuals. What a rare opportunity such a rare and beautiful car. If you have any additional questions please Call Jimmy at 608-215-8300 from 7 A.M. to 7 P.M. PST with any questions you might have and I can help with shipping quotes and arrangements. I also welcome all International bidders! All inspections must be done before the auction ends on my cars!!
Good luck in the bidding!
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