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8-CYLINDER 355-D

1934 Cadillac

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1934 Cadillac Model 355

The 1934 Cadillacs were completely restyled and mounted on an entirely new chassis, but used the same basic engines as in 1933.

Bodies

Chassis:

Engine

I. D. DATA

STYLE

Series 10 Fisher 128 in. wheelbase
Style NumberDoorsStyleSeatingPriceWeightProduction
347282-doorSport Coupe2/3$23952068 kg2,015
347182-doorConvertible Coupe2/4$24952052 kg
347214-doorConvertible Sedan5$26952159 kg
347222-doorTown Coupe5$25452105 kg
347094-doorSedan5$24952143 kg
347024-doorTown Sedan5$25452152 kg

STYLE

Series 20 Fisher 136 in. wheelbase
Style NumberDoorsStyleSeatingPriceWeightProduction
346782-doorSport Coupe2/3$25952118 kg2,729
346682-doorConvertible Coupe2/4$26952102 kg
346714-doorConvertible Sedan5$28952209 kg
346594-doorSedan5$26952193 kg
346524-doorTown Sedan5$27452189 kg
346624-doorSedan7$28452248 kg
346634-doorImperial Sedan7$29952259 kg

STYLE

Series Fleetwood (30) 146 in. wheelbase Vee windshield
Some listings show these as 56____ styles
Style NumberStyleSeatingPriceWeight
5702Roadster2  
5712-CCollapsible Town Cabriolet5  
5712-LBTown Cabriolet5$54952518 kg
5712-MBTown Cabriolet5  
5720Town Cabriolet7  
5720-CCollapsible Town Cabriolet7  
5725-BTown Cabriolet7  
5725-LBTown Cabriolet7$55952568 kg
5725-MBTown Cabriolet7  
5730Imperial Sedan5  
5730-FLImperial Cabriolet5$41452500 kg
5730-FMImperial Brougham5  
5730-SSedan5P$37452484 kg
5733Imperial Town Sedan5  
5733-STown Sedan5$37952461 kg
5735Convertible Coupe2P$40452325 kg
5757Transformable7  
5759Sport Phaeton5  
5775Imperial Sedan (Limousine )7$40952536 kg
5775-BLimousine7  
5775-EImperial Sedan7  
5775-FLImperial Cabriolet7$42952536 kg
5775 FMImperial Brougham7  
5775-H4Imperial Sedan7  
5775-SSedan7$38952520 kg
5775-WLimousine7  
5776Coupe2$38952341 kg
5780Convertible Sedan with divider5$42952484 kg
5780-8Convertible Sedan5  
5780-SConvertible Sedan5  
5785Collapsible Coupe5$42952461 kg
5788Stat. Coupe5  
5789-AVictoria Coupe4  
5791Limousine Brougham7$54952536 kg
5791-BLimousine Brougham7  
5799Aero. Coupe5$42952468 kg

STYLE

Series Fleetwood (30) 146 in. wheelbase flat windshield
Style NumberStyleSeatingPriceWeight
6030-BImperial Sedan5  
6030-FLImperial Cabriolet5$36952500 kg
6030-FMImperial Brougham5  
6030-SSedan5$32952484 kg
6033-STown Sedan5$33452461 kg
6035Convertible Coupe2  
6075Imperial Sedan7$36452536 kg
6075-BLimousine (spec. back)7  
6075-DLimousine7  
6075-ELimousine7  
6075-FLImperial Cabriolet7$38452536 kg
6075-FMImperial Brougham7  
6075-H3Limousine7  
6075-H4Limousine7  
6075-OImperial Sedan7  
6075-SSedan7$34452520 kg

ENGINE

TypeNinety degree L-head.
CylindersEight cylinders.
CrankcaseCast iron block on aluminum crankcase
Bore & stroke85.7mm x 125.4mm
Displacement5.793 Liters
Compression Ratio6.25:1 std. 5.75:1 opt.
Brake Horsepower120 hp @ 3000 rpm
Power89.5 kW @ 3000 rpm
SAE/Taxable Horsepower36.45.
Main bearingsThree.
Valve liftersMechanical
CarburetorDetroit Lubricator, Model 51.

CHASSIS

FeatureSeries 10Series 20Series Fleetwood 30
Wheelbase3251mm3454mm3708mm
Overall length5226mm - 5271mm5417mm - 5474mm5780mm
Front Tread1508mm1508mm1508mm
Rear Tread1575mm1575mm1575mm
Tires7.00 x 177.00 x 177.00 x 17

DRIVETRAIN

TransmissionSelective synchro transmission.
Speeds3 Forward 1 Reverse
ControlsLeft hand drive, center control, emergency brake at left-under panel (rhd opt).
ClutchTwin disc clutch.
DriveShaft drive, Hotchkiss.
Axle3/4 floating rear axle
Drive Typespiral bevel drive
Overall ratio[Series 10, 20] 4.60:1 std, 4.36, 4.8:1 opt. [Series 30] 4.80:1 std, 4.60:1 opt.
BrakesMechanical brakes with vacuum assist on four wheels.
WheelsWire wheels.
Wheel size17 in. drop center.

OPTIONS

Sidemount cover(s)$20.00 ea.
Standard Radio$64.50
Master Radio$74.50
Heater$44.50
Seat covers 
Spotlight$24.50
Flexible steering wheel 

HISTORICAL NOTES

1934 Cadillac Notes




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