The Truth About Cars » Cadillac Deville http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Sun, 01 May 2016 16:00:56 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 Doug Drives: What the Hell Are Old People Supposed to Buy? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/doug-drives-what-the-hell-are-old-people-supposed-to-buy/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/doug-drives-what-the-hell-are-old-people-supposed-to-buy/#comments Fri, 15 Jan 2016 17:00:41 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1267721 When I was a kid, there was a plentiful selection of automobile choices for old people. There were Buicks. There were Cadillacs. There were Lincolns. There were Oldsmobiles. There were even a few Japanese cars that clearly catered to the elderly. “Enlarged Speedometer Font” was an actual option on more than one vehicle when I […]

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When I was a kid, there was a plentiful selection of automobile choices for old people. There were Buicks. There were Cadillacs. There were Lincolns. There were Oldsmobiles. There were even a few Japanese cars that clearly catered to the elderly. “Enlarged Speedometer Font” was an actual option on more than one vehicle when I […]

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Junkyard Find: 1987 Cadillac Sedan de Ville, World’s Yellowest Leather Interior Edition http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/junkyard-find-1987-cadillac-sedan-de-ville-worlds-yellowest-leather-interior-edition/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/junkyard-find-1987-cadillac-sedan-de-ville-worlds-yellowest-leather-interior-edition/#comments Wed, 02 Dec 2015 13:00:01 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1232969 One slimy thing that unscrupulous junkyard shoppers do is to lock all the doors of a car with interior parts they want to save for themselves on a later visit (presumably after they’ve done a few smash-and-grabs to get the money they need for the parts). They’re banking on the reluctance of more ethical junkyard […]

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One slimy thing that unscrupulous junkyard shoppers do is to lock all the doors of a car with interior parts they want to save for themselves on a later visit (presumably after they’ve done a few smash-and-grabs to get the money they need for the parts). They’re banking on the reluctance of more ethical junkyard […]

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Junkyard Find: 1988 Cadillac Coupe de Ville GT http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/01/junkyard-find-1988-cadillac-coupe-de-ville-gt/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/01/junkyard-find-1988-cadillac-coupe-de-ville-gt/#comments Fri, 25 Jan 2013 14:00:56 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=475162 By the late 1980s, the Coupe de Ville had become a not-so-imposing front-wheel-drive machine, sharing the C-body platform used by the Buick Park Avenue and Olds 98. GM had squeezed much of the remaining value out of the Cadillac name by that point, and the average age of the World War II vets who aspired […]

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By the late 1980s, the Coupe de Ville had become a not-so-imposing front-wheel-drive machine, sharing the C-body platform used by the Buick Park Avenue and Olds 98. GM had squeezed much of the remaining value out of the Cadillac name by that point, and the average age of the World War II vets who aspired […]

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Junkyard Find: 1970 Cadillac Coupe de Ville Convertible http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/01/junkyard-find-1970-cadillac-coupe-de-ville-convertible/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/01/junkyard-find-1970-cadillac-coupe-de-ville-convertible/#comments Wed, 11 Jan 2012 14:00:26 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=425492 I must admit I’ve lost track of the variations on the DeVille name used by Cadillac over the decades; according to the 1970 sales brochure, this car— which I found at the same Denver yard that gave us the ’82 AM General Postal Jeep yesterday— was a “de Ville” (two words, first starting with lower-case […]

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I must admit I’ve lost track of the variations on the DeVille name used by Cadillac over the decades; according to the 1970 sales brochure, this car— which I found at the same Denver yard that gave us the ’82 AM General Postal Jeep yesterday— was a “de Ville” (two words, first starting with lower-case […]

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