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1959 Cadillac 62 vs. 1998 Cadillac Eldorado

To start off, 1998 Cadillac Eldorado is newer by 39 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 6,382 cc (8 cylinders), 1959 Cadillac 62 is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 1998 Cadillac Eldorado (301 HP @ 6000 RPM) has 104 more horse power than 1959 Cadillac 62. (197 HP @ 4800 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 1998 Cadillac Eldorado should accelerate faster than 1959 Cadillac 62. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1959 Cadillac 62 weights approximately 360 kg more than 1998 Cadillac Eldorado.

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1959 Cadillac 62 1998 Cadillac Eldorado
Make Cadillac Cadillac
Model 62 Eldorado
Year Released 1959 1998
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 6382 cc 4565 cc
Engine Cylinders 8 cylinders 8 cylinders
Engine Type V V
Valves per Cylinder 2 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 197 HP 301 HP
Engine RPM 4800 RPM 6000 RPM
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline
Transmission Type Automatic Automatic
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 2 doors 2 doors
Vehicle Weight 2125 kg 1765 kg
Vehicle Length 5730 mm 5100 mm
Vehicle Width 2040 mm 1920 mm
Wheelbase Size 3310 mm 2750 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity 79 L 72 L


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