FS NFR 1974 Cadillac Coupe Deville

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  1. Josh Smestad

    Josh Smestad aka Mtnwkr

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    Selling this for my grandparents. In the family since new, garaged its whole life. In amazing original condition. They are asking $12,000, I can work on the price for WFF'er. See many pics on the craigslist link.

    http://seattle.craigslist.org/kit/cto/3955231983.html


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  2. orangeradish

    orangeradish Bobo approved

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    That thing is Badassss. I smell a Hunter S. Thompson road trip.

    We were somewhere around Bozeman on the edge of the desert when the drugs began to take hold.
     
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    what a ride
     
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    jeff bandy Make my day

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    Got to dig out my pimpin suit and find me some hoes.
     
  5. David Loy

    David Loy Senior Moment

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    Pretty car. My garage isn't big enough, even IF I kicked the boat out. Handy though, that you can load the trunk while standing in it. Good luck. I know with care this vintage Caddy will run forever.
     
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    There a couple of Cadillac guys that show up at the drive in at Covington on Friday nights, if you had the time you could take it down there on a sunny afternoon and throw a for sale sign on it and probably get some interest. Otherwise contact the Northwest Cadillac and LaSalle club, they also have a classified on their website(probably have better luck than craigslist).
     
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    freestoneangler Not to be confused with Freestone

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    That is a beauty...love seeing quality classics. You might also consider Hemming's Motor News.
     
  8. Alaska Fisher

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    Bad Ass is right. I understand the Thompson comment, but shy away from the drugs. I see the Rat Pack of fly fishers passing scotch around, smoking cigars, taking a road trip. What about those young guys from the Angling Expedition Group. Drive cross country fishing from this ride.

    What a ride...
     
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    Shit...when driving on HWY 101 in Oregon when you hit a 20lb racoon there wil be no damage with that thing....unfortunately my honda civic suffered severe damage to the tune of 700.00 bucks.
     
  10. Josh Smestad

    Josh Smestad aka Mtnwkr

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    Thanks for the comments, and the info Kcahill. Anyone with other suggestions on where to list it? Does the price seem reasonable?
     
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    keep it for a sunday church car...
     
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    Sick ride, reminds me of the intro to 'Shorty the Pimp', just not a black Caddy.

    Maybe hit up the dudes from that TV show Fast 'n Loud for a sale?
     
  13. Josh Smestad

    Josh Smestad aka Mtnwkr

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    I've actually been in contact with Magnus Inersun, the Swede they sell their Caddy's too on that show. He says buisness has died and not interested.
     
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    Man this is one sweet ride. I would love to drive this ride, reminds me of how big my first car was, a 1973 Chevrolet Caprice Classic. Huge.
     
  15. David Loy

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    As a smart ass know it all kid (not quite, but you know...) I remember looking at Caddy's with some disdain. Several years later I drove one to a convention. How wrong I was! Pretty GD nice, cruising down the freeway in your living room. I'd love to own it, but won't.
     
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    Gotta love that Hunter S. Thompson line. Best opening paragraph ever.
     
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    Cool tank, check out this site:
    http://bringatrailer.com/
    look under the heading for "submissions". While not technically a classic, it's close and it's a one-owner. Any documentation would increase value: Bill of Sale, manuals, maintenance records, etc.
     
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