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Series 341-A Town Sedan

Series 341-A Town Sedan (United States of America, 1928)

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Cadillac Series 341-A Town Sedan
basic info
spec rating
United States of America US
United Kingdom GB
United Kingdom United Kingdom
United States of America US
United States of America United States of America
Engine
V 8
Type
Saloon (sedan)
Displacement
341 cu in
Doors
4
Maximum torque
--
Seats
4
Wheel Drive
Rear wheel drive
Luggage Space
--
Transmission
3, Manual
Fuel
Petrol
Power-to-weight
38.56 hp/ton
Kerb weight
5146 lb
safety rating:
NCAP
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fuel efficiency
--
CO2 emissions
--
Displacement
341 cu in
max power
90 hp
acceleration 0-100 km/h
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top speed
70 mph
price
--
loan
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ownership cost:
annual
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insurance
--
Fuel
--
service
--
tyres
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about this car

One of these 1928 CadillacCadillacCadillacUnited States of America, 1902 > present79 models
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V8 Town Sedan was owned by Al Capone and armored for his protection.

The car has provenance back to 1932. Before that things are slightly murky. The car was not part of the IRS audit in 1931 that landed Capone in jail, but documentation shows that the license plate was registered to Capone's wife and was stored at her brother's (Capone's step-brother) Cadillac dealership. It was sold to a carnival family in 1932 who kept it for a year and then sold to a man who displayed the car at the Manchester Fun Fair in England. The armor was installed when the car was brand new by a body shop that worked on Capone's cars. It is among the earliest armored cars known to exist. Other modifications include bullet-resistant windows with heavy-duty springs to raise and lower them quicker than usual. The rear windows that would drop quickly to allow occupants to quickly shoot at would-be assailants. Extra glass was added to ...


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