1940 CADILLAC 60 SERIES SPECIAL FLEETWOOD SEDAN
ULTRA ULTRA RARE SUNSHINE TURRET TOP. "SERIAL #2 of 230".... SPECIAL ORDERED in 1940
73 YEARS OLD.....AMAZING CONDITION ! SOLID SOLID.
For Your Consideration is An Ultra Rare Pre War Touring Sedan. A 1940 Cadillac 60 Series Special Fleetwood Sedan With a Rarely Ordered SPECIAL OPTION named The "Sunshine Turret Top Roof".
Only 230 Cadillac Sunshine Turret Tops Were Produced in 1940. This is The Second (SERIAL #2) Cadillac To Roll off The Assembly Line With A "Sunshine Turret Top". After This There Were Only 228 More Units To Follow. Today There Are Only a Hand Full In Existence.
This Sunshine Turret Has Been In The South East For Over 72 Years. Well Maintained and Cared For. The Body and Chassis are Very Very Straight and Solid As a Rock As Is The Floor And Trunk...... Impressive For It's Age !
Original Factory 346-cid monobloc V-8 With Push Button Start Ignition And 3 Speed Column Shift Manual Transmission. Original Stromberg Carburetor and Air Cleaner
Still Sports The Original Wheel Covers, Cigarette Lighter, Factory Radio and Clock.
Interior Has Been Previously Restored and Is Overall In Very Presentable Condition.
Glass is In Great Shape. Small Chip On One Of The Front Vent Windows.
Chrome Front And Rear Bumpers Have Held Up Nicely.
4 Years Ago She Was Stored. Ran When Parked. But Has Not Been Started Since. A New Master Cylinder and Brakes Will Be Required When It Comes Time To Drive Once Again.
Some Of The Most Beautiful Cars Appeared In The Late 30's and Early 40's Thanks To The Young Designer William "Bill" Mitchell.
New Design Features For The 1940 Cadillac Eliminated the Running Boards, Widended The Body and Lowered The Vehicle 3 Inches To Give It a Longer Sleeker Look. Another New Design Feature and a First For This Year Was The Hinged Doors and The Fleetwood Sixty Special Bodies.
With a Mild Restoration. This Cadillac Has IMMENSE Investment Potential and Would Make Any Renaissance Man Proud To Have it in Their Collection. 99.9% Probability You'll be The Only One Displaying a 1940 Cadillac Series 60 Special Sedan With A "Sunshine Turret Top" At The Car Shows. Very Rare Automobile.
Some Fun Facts.......
$100 from 1940. In Today's market Is equivalent to $1639.34
1940 a gallon of gas was 11 cents.
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