West Coast Classics are proud to present an absolutely exceptional example of this very rare 1961 Cadillac DeVille 4 Door Hardtop in it's original factory 'Tunis Beige Metallic' (code 46) color paint with it's correct original 'Fawn Covington Cloth & Fawn Leather' specifications interior with original factory specifications and loaded factory options including; 'Jetaway' Hydra-matic automatic transmission, Air conditioning ($474), Power Steering, Power Brakes, Power windows, Power Vent windows, Power 6-Way front seat ($85), Power antenna, Power Door Locks ($70), Remote mirror, Remote truck release, original AM Power signal seeker 'Wonderbar' radio ($165), Heater & Defroster, E-Z Eye Glass, Front cornering lights, cruise control, electric clock, rear fender skirts, front cornering lamps and boasting it's original 390 c.i. V8 engine & period correct wide whitewall Radial tires!
Ground up restored with over $35K spent on work including paint, upholstery, chrome etc; this short-deck, six-window 1961 Cadillac de Ville is one of the original Harley Earl designed Cadillac's, which were large luxurious Cadillacs that could easily carry six people and featured a large 6,390 cc (390 c.i.) V8 engine with drum brakes and it was the first year Cadillac installed a dual master cylinder for the brake system as standard. The marque was discontinued in 1964.
This is a very original garage example which has been restored boasting both it's correct original factory 'Tunis Beige Metallic' color paint and 'Fawn cloth & leather' interior! The floor boards, trunk and all the typical rust-prone areas are solid and the car has no signs of any accidents - obviously a mostly garaged and cherished car since new.
The car has the 390 V8 engine which is extremely strong and powerful and sounds absolutely magnificent and the car has four virtually new radial wide white wall tires.
This is a rare opportunity to own a beautiful driving example of a very rare highly factory optioned (Only 59% of Cadillac buyers ordered factory A/C in 1961!) 1961 Cadillac deVille 6 Window Hardtop sedan and a super striking example which is perfect car for the Cadillac enthusiast or simply a great daily driving and turn-key ready example of arguably America's premier and most prestigious brand & one very fine classic 1960's all American classic car for any classic American classic car collector!