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1959 Cadillac 62 vs. 1960 Cadillac 62

To start off, 1960 Cadillac 62 is newer by 1 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1959 Cadillac 62. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1959 Cadillac 62 would be higher. At 6,390 cc (8 cylinders), 1960 Cadillac 62 is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, both vehicles can yield 197 horse power. So under normal driving conditions, the acceleration of both vehicles should be relatively similar. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1960 Cadillac 62 weights approximately 75 kg more than 1959 Cadillac 62.

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1959 Cadillac 62 1960 Cadillac 62
Make Cadillac Cadillac
Model 62 62
Year Released 1959 1960
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 6382 cc 6390 cc
Engine Cylinders 8 cylinders 8 cylinders
Engine Type V V
Valves per Cylinder 2 valves 2 valves
Horse Power 197 HP 197 HP
Engine RPM 4800 RPM 4800 RPM
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 2 doors 2 doors
Vehicle Weight 2125 kg 2200 kg
Vehicle Length 5730 mm 5730 mm
Vehicle Width 2040 mm 2040 mm
Wheelbase Size 3310 mm 3310 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity 79 L 79 L


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