1950s Cars – Cadillac 1950-54


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1950s cars1950 Cadillac Coupe de Ville

The Series 62 (shown) was the top of the line
with Series 61 and 60 coming in below but still luxury cars
De Ville came with power windows and drivers seat
as well as two-tone leather and cloth interiors

Cost: $3,150.00 (base model)

1950s autos

1950 Cadillac Series 62 Convertible

Over 7000 of these ragtops were sold,
showing America’s appetite for high end luxury cars

Cost: $3,654.00 (loaded)

Harley Earl designed GM show car the LaSabre they also showed another experimental show car named the XP-300

1950s classic cars

Cadillac Coupe de Ville’s leather interior



1950s vintage cars1951 Cadillac Series 62

Little changed on the Caddy this year
in less you count the small checkerboard grille under the head lights,
to be fair, some interior trim also changed a bit

Cost: $3,436.00 (base)

1951 Cadillac 1951 Cadillac Series 61 Coupe

Cadillac was founded in 1902 and this was their
50th Anniversary edition, advertised as “every inch a Cadillac”
this model was the top selling pillared sedan

Webmaster note: This is an actual photo of my father and mother in law, Willie and Carolyn

Cost: $2,295.00


1950s luxury cars1952 Cadillac Series 62

The basic Series 62 and the Coupe de Ville were primarily the same
except for the interior and an emblem, yet owning a top of the line
Coupe de Ville was the ultimate status symbol

Cost: $4,015.00


50s cars


1953 Cadillac Series 62

Runaway best seller was this Series 62 sedan
the protruding bumper gaurds were knicnamed “Dogmars” after a buxom TV actress

Cost: $3,665.00


50s autos

Cadillac liked to show precious gems alongside their crest


50s automobiles1954 Cadillac Eldorado

The designers thought that last years launch was too different
looking for the American buying public
so a less distinctive version was released this year
and it sold four times as many

Cost: $5,738.00

1950s cadillac1954 Cadillac Fleetwood

The top of the top the Fleetwood Sixty Special
had every conceivable option offered,
the car’s emblems were even done in 24k gold
try that today!

Cost: $4,860.00

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