Home / Cars (page 3)

Cars

1966 CADILLAC

For 1966 Cadillac offered 12 models in three series, Calais, DeVille, and Fleetwood. Cadillac “firsts” seen this season included variable ratio steering and optional front seats with carbon cloth heating pads built into cushions and seatbacks. Comfort and convenience innovations were head rests, reclining seats and an AM/FM stereo system. ...

Read More »

Cadillac DeVille (1965–1970)

(1965–1970) Cadillac DeVille As it had been since De Ville became a separate series, De Ville denoted Cadillac’s mainstream model, falling between the Calais(which had replaced the Series 62) and the Sixty Special and Eldorado. The De Ville was redesigned for 1965 but rode on the same 129.5-inch (3,290 mm) wheelbase. Tailfins ...

Read More »

Ford Mercury 1951

Ford Mercury (1949-1951) The first postwar Mercury was introduced in the 1949 model year. The engine was a flathead V8 that produced slightly more power than the then also newly designed 1949 Ford. A new overdrive system was optional, activated by a handle under the dash. The styling of the Mercury ...

Read More »

1969 cadillac coupe deville

Cadillac Coupe DeVille (1965-1970) As it had been since De Ville became a separate series, De Ville denoted Cadillac’s mainstream model, falling between the Calais(which had replaced the Series 62) and the Sixty Special and Eldorado. The De Ville was redesigned for 1965 but rode on the same 129.5-inch (3,290 mm) ...

Read More »

Cadillac Eldorado Biarritz (1979–1985)

Eighth generation (1979–1985) A new, trimmer Eldorado was introduced for 1979, for the first time sharing its chassis with both the Buick Riviera and Oldsmobile Toronado. Smaller, more fuel efficient 350 and 368 in³ (5.7 and 6.0 L) V8’s replaced the 500 and 425 in³ (8.2 and 7.0 L) engines. ...

Read More »

Mercedes-Benz F 015: the amazing way we’ll drive in 2030

In order to provide a foundation for the new autonomous F 015 Luxury in Motion research vehicle, an interdisciplinary team of experts fromMercedes-Benz has devised a future scenario that incorporates many different aspects of day-to-day mobility. Above and beyond its mobility function, this scenario perceives the motor car as a ...

Read More »

BMW i8

The BMW i8 is ready to revolutionise its vehicle class. As the first sports car with the consumption and emission values of a compact car. The strength of the plug-in hybrid lies, among other factors, in the perfect synchronisation of electric motor and combustion engine, which makes itself apparent in ...

Read More »

1960 cadillac de ville

First generation (1959–1960) The 1959 Cadillac is remembered for its huge sharp tailfins with dual bullet tail lights, two distinctive rooflines and roof pillar configurations, new jewel-like grille patterns and matching deck lid beauty panels. In 1959 the Series 62 were moved from the Series 62 to their own series, the ...

Read More »

Mercedes-Benz 600 Kompressor

The Mercedes-Benz 600 was a high-end luxury sedan and limousine produced by Mercedes-Benz from 1963 to 1981. Generally, the short-wheel-base (SWB) models were designed to be owner-driven, the long-wheel-base (LWB), often incorporating a central divider with power window, by chauffeur. The forerunner of the modern Maybach marque, the 600 “Grosser ...

Read More »

Cars of Futures Past – Citroen DS

Once in a very rare while, a new car comes along to raise the bar for both style and technical innovation. In the history of the automobile, there are perhaps few better examples of this than the 1955 Citroen DS, a car that has been called the “Most Beautiful of ...

Read More »

Recent Comments