At the point when President William J. Clinton took office in 1993, he carried with him a custom Cadillac Fleetwood Brougham that was controlled by a 7.4-liter V-8 from a Chevrolet substantial obligation pickup truck. The vehicle included the standard reinforcement and impenetrable glass, however did not have a sunroof or running sheets for expanded wellbeing.
In 1993 the Cadillac Fleetwood assumed control over the 121.5-inch D-body stage that the Cadillac Brougham had utilized from 1987–1992 and the Cadillac Fleetwood Brougham had utilized from 1977–1986. The Brougham choice bundle incorporated a full vinyl top, sail board badging, particular seat plan with six-way driver’s seat memory and warmed and three-position lumbar front seats, instrument board badging and raise seat stockpiling armrest.
The 1994–1996 Fleetwood was fueled by the new 260 hp (190 kW) 330 lb·ft (450 N·m) LT1 Chevrolet 350 V8, which was gotten from the Chevrolet Corvette and imparted to the Chevrolet Impala SS, Chevrolet Caprice (discretionary motor), and Buick Roadmaster. The execution increment gave a conspicuous progression in control over early models. The Cadillac Fleetwood was resigned by General Motors in August 1996 to clear a path for Chevrolet Suburban and Tahoe generation.
The auto, in light of Cadillac’s new Fleetwood arrangement, denote the main expansion of a Cadillac to the presidential carport since 1984. n 1985, Cadillac changed the design of the Fleetwood arrangement from back wheel to front-wheel drive and scaled back the auto. It was not a choice that was broadly acknowledged by Cadillac traditionalists.
Reacting to open interest, Cadillac upgraded the Fleetwood during the current year, presenting a greater and more streamlined back wheel-drive Fleetwood. Clinton’s new dark Caddy, while in light of the highest point of-the-line Fleetwood Brougham arrangement, has its own particular configuration, Cadillac says. All aspects of the auto’s outline, advancement and production were totally inside General Motors – all under the careful supervision of the Secret Service.
Clinton’s auto is 3 inches taller than its mass-delivered partners. This is to give an expansive glass territory to most extreme perceivability of the president amid parades and authority services. The auto has been extended from 225 inches to 270 inches with a wheelbase of 167.5 inches. This extra length bears seating up to six individuals in the toward the back compartment.
The limousine’s inside is done in a blend of dull blue fabric and calfskin. Weaved presidential seals are fastened to the inside of the back traveler entryways and also to the focal point of the back seat. The Fleetwood is fueled by a V-8 motor associated with a 4-speed programmed transmission. The auto’s expanded size and defensive layer plating required the Brougham furnished with larger than usual haggles, notwithstanding an uncommon force slowing mechanism.
Cadillac Fleetwood Brougham Presidential 1993 Design Interior Exterior