Some facts about the 1959 Eldorado Biarritz and Seville

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1959 Cadillac Eldorado Biarritz Convertible

Modell: 6467E 

Production total: 1320

Engine: 390cui 345 Hp. at 4800rpm.

Overall length: 225 inches

Wheelbase: 130 inches

Weight: 5060 lb

Factory price: $7401

1959 Cadillac Eldorado Seville Coupe

Modell: 6437H 

Production total: 975

Engine: 390cui 345 Hp. at 4800rpm.

Overall length: 225 inches

Wheelbase: 130 inches

Weight: 4855 lb

Factory price: $7401

Standard Equipment on the 1959 Eldorado


power windows, power went windows, electric door locks, 6-way power seat,
air-suspension, remote control trunk lock, heating, radio, white wall tyres,
foglamps, 3:21 rear axle ratio and Tripower carburetors.

Remote Control Trunk Lock button in glove compartment.

6-way power seat

Tri Power Carburetors. (3 two barrel carburetors).

Fog Lights

Air Compressor for Suspension

On cars with Power Lock there
is a flash on top of the knob

3:21 Rear Axel Ratio

This special hubcap and white-wall
tyres is standard on the Eldorado..

The only extra cost options available on the Eldorado was:

Air Condition: $474,  Cruise control: $97,  E-Z eye glass (tinted glass): $97 and Autotronic eye: $55,

Bucketseats were a no-cost option on the Biarritz convertible. 

Cruise Control

Air Condition

Autotronic Eye

99 Eldorado Biarritz where sold with bucketseats.(no cost option)

6-way bench seat is standard on the Eldorado

Series 62 and Eldorado compared

 What are the differences between the 1959 series 62 and Eldorado?


Eldorado have broad and curving  side molding

Grill with 3 rows on Eldorado.

Chrome-V over backlight on Eldorado.

Eldorado had its own interior.

  More chrome and different pattern..

Eldorado Hard Boot.

Air suspension on the Eldorado. ( Air-Ride )

Three two-barrel Rochester carburetors on Eldorado.

Rear axle ratio 3.21:1 on Eldorado.


More Restrained moulding on series 62.

Grill with 1 row on Series 62.

No V on Series 62.

Series 62 interior.

Vinyl Cover on series 62

Regular springs on series 62.

Singel Carter four-barrel carburetor on series 62.

Rear axle ratio 2.91:1 on series 62.

Colour Chart

The Cadillac Eldorado was available in  7 standard colours

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