For sale at Classic Lady Motors, we have a stunning 1949 Cadillac Series 62 Convertible in a captivating Madeira Maroon exterior color. This rare classic Cadillac is a true gem, as only 8,000 Convertible Series 62 models were ever produced.
The 1949 model of the Cadillac Series 62 convertible marked a significant milestone in the history of this iconic luxury car. After production was put on hold during World War II, Cadillac resumed manufacturing in 1948 with notable upgrades and design changes. Under the hood, you'll find the original V8 331 CID engine, an overhead-valve powerhouse that delivers an impressive 160 horsepower and peak torque at 1,800 revolutions. This engine, developed by Cadillac's chief engineer Ernest Seaholm, became the foundation for many generations of Cadillac vehicles and was even favored by legendary racers. Not only is it light and smooth, but it also offers exceptional performance.
The exterior of this 1949 Cadillac Series 62 Convertible is finished in the elegant Madeira Maroon paint, which is in excellent condition and appears flawless from a short distance. The chrome and trim on this vehicle are also in excellent condition, adding to its overall allure. The hydraulic power tan top is in pristine condition, with no rips or tears.
Step inside this classic beauty, and you'll be greeted by a luxurious tan leather interior. The interior is in excellent shape, with the dash and bright work in impeccable condition. All interior chrome is above average, and the original steering wheel is in great condition. The carpet and door panels are also in very good condition, adding to the overall elegance of the interior.
Under the hood, you'll find the original overhead-valve V-8 engine, which starts up easily and provides a smooth and comfortable ride. The Hydra-Matic Drive automatic transmission shifts seamlessly, ensuring a pleasurable driving experience.
This 1949 Cadillac Series 62 Convertible comes equipped with a range of options, including back-up lights, a heater, a glare-proof mirror and fog light, a windshield washer, a push-button radio, a push-button antenna, a hydraulic power top, and white wall tires.
Located in Kentucky, this exceptional Cadillac Series 62 Convertible is available for viewing by serious buyers only. The car runs and drives with excellent performance and has no known mechanical issues. Don't miss out on the opportunity to own this rare and remarkable classic Cadillac. Contact Classic Lady Motors today to schedule a viewing and experience the timeless elegance of this 1949 Cadillac Series 62 Convertible.