Chassis Number: 506244699 331 cubic-inch overhead valve V-8 engine rated at 160 horsepower. GM Hydra-Matic automatic transmission, independent front suspension, live rear axle with semi-elliptical leaf springs, four-wheel drum brakes. Wheelbase 126-inches. Concours restoration Finished in lovely French Gray AM radio and clock For over 100 years, Cadillac has been the premier builder of American luxury cars. Indeed, for anyone who wanted to be recognized in the upper echelons of society, a Cadillac was the car to own. Cadillac has built many successful models, but perhaps; none have carried the company through more years of profitability than the Series 62. Introduced in 1941, the Series 62 stayed in production until 1964. Throughout the 1950s, the Series 62 models represented the very pinnacle of Cadillacs popularity as Cadillac was on top of its game. The updates through the years for the Series 62 made it longer, lower, and sleeker, as it grew to match the changing whims of the motoring public. These were the cars that epitomized the extravagance of the 1950s and Cadillacs Series 62 cars were always a winner from any angle. Cadillacs Series 62 looked dashing in convertible form, as evidenced by this beautiful 1950 example thats finished in beautiful French Gray. Cadillac featured major styling changes for 1950 and this one demonstrates that Cadillac was showing everyone else the path to follow. The Series 62 was lower, sleeker, had a longer hood, and a one-piece windshield. This convertible is fully restored to very high standards with a fit and finish that is excellent. Cadillacs enormous front grille is prominently displayed and a massive futuristic Speed Demon hood ornament shows the way. This Series 62 rides on wide whitewall tires with full wheel covers that carry the Cadillac crest. A Black canvas top has a perfect fit and finish and this is a car that looks great with the top up or down. On the inside, a sea of fine Black leather upholstery is both soft and comfortable and the dashboard is elegantly designed with jewel-like gauges. This Series 62 is also, fitted with an AM radio and clock. The impeccable attention to detail are displayed in this cars meticulous engine compartment that has correct colors, with all surfaces clean and polished. Cadillacs fine line of cars is nicely showcased in this beautiful convertible. With its elegant exterior finish, Black leather interior, and concours quality fit this is a car that cant go unnoticed. Whether on the concours show field or the local ice cream stand, this is a car that shows how great a Cadillac can be.