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By Christopher W. Cummings

For 11 years ahead of global conflict II, Cadillac defied the norms of practicality and produced an extravagant supercar, a 16-cylinder luxurious car that may be adapted to the customer’s each wish. vast, thirsty and extravagant, it cemented Cadillac’s position within the most sensible tier of motoring beauty. all the automobiles has its personal colourful and interesting tale to inform. pushed by means of a life-long love of the V-16 and an curiosity within the historical past of his personal automobile, the writer has assembled greater than sixty five of those stories, gleaned from interviews, books, periodicals and files, right into a liberally illustrated booklet. each one tale is formed via the folks a selected automobile touched, and the occasions they lived via jointly. All are a tremendous a part of our car and cultural history.

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