Streetside Classics - Nashville
6000 Reliance Dr
Italian design with an American V8 heart, the Cadillac Allante is an exercise in automotive opulence, the likes of which we might never see again. So when a luxury convertible with all the right features is this affordable, you know you have to act quickly.
The Allante has a style and flair all its own. The car was designed and the body was hand assembled by Pininfarina the same famed style house that is preferred by Ferrari. The body was then flown in a special 747 jet from Italy to the USA where Detroit made the final drivetrain assembly. So this one is an international effort that captures the best of the car worlds. It has an opulent upbringing that looks great in it's correct Italian-style red. And while the appearance is heavily European influenced, there is still room for traditional American-style brightwork. You see it on the factory alloy wheels with Cadillac's chrome-laden crest in the center.
The all-black interior shows off a lot of European sophistication, starting with 10-way power adjusting seats designed by Recaro. The digital dash is a wonder of '90s technology, and it certainly delivers on Cadillac's modern promise of art and science. It offers advanced digital features such as a full gauges, trip computer, and automatic climate control (with the A/C running modern R134a.) As true to the Cadillac name, there are plenty more luxury features such as cruise control, power windows, power locks, and driver airbag. The power folding top is a handsome black canvas affair that neatly stows beneath the hard tonneau cover. The trunk is actually useful shaped, and big enough to handle much more than a weekend's worth of luggage so don't forget the gold clubs.
Under the hood is the original 4.5-liter V8, and it was purposely built to be a gem. It's a multi-port fuel injection motor designed to compete with the best in the world. In fact, Cadillac invested heavily in this car because they were out to be a better droptop than the Mercedes SL. That's why you find such an opulent design, four-speed automatic transmission w/overdrive, and a luxurious ride. And just like the Europeans, this Allante can hold the road with authority thanks to features like four-wheel disc brakes, ABS, and a fully independent suspension.
Complete with owner's manual, if you're quick enough, you can take home the good life at an exceptionally affordable price. Call today!!!