The name DeVille was used for many cars the first class of class from a company Cadillac. Since the model of Fleetwood was taken off from a production, Cadillac De Ville became greatest sedan the first class of class. The name De Ville was transferable abbreviation of DTS (DeVille Touring Sedan) for 2006 model. Self word Â«DeVilleÂ» in translation from French is a Â«cityÂ». A car Cadillac DeVille was a not simply transport vehicle, but also attribute that demonstrated position of proprietor in society.
The first model of DeVille, produced in 1949, was a two-seater compartment. And already in 1956 Cadillac DeVille became 4-door sedan. Both models were constructed on the base of 62 series. Since 1965 Cadillac DeVille became a leading model among the models of Calais and Fleetwood. He was used long years by different political figures, spiritual leaders and to meet a not uncommon case him in movies.
Versions number two of sedan: one of them was adopted DeVille Concours, that in a difference from a standard version was equipped by more powerful engine, namely LD8 Northstar V8 by volume of a 4.6 L., power of that made 270 hp. Other models used the former engine of HT4900 up to 1996. And from 1996 LD8 Northstar V8 began to be set in standard acquisition, and Cadillac DeVille Concours was equipped by yet more powerful power aggregate of L37 Northstar by volume of a 4.6 L., power of that made 300 hp.
In 1997 Cadillac DeVille got insignificant changes. In a salon a new device panel and satellite system OnStar, that plugs in itself next useful functions, appeared: system GPS, cellular, call of breakdown services.
The lateral pillows of safety and pillow of safety were also set for a passenger. We will notice that from the name Sedan DeVille it was decided to clean the word of sedan, because other variant of basket not produced already.
In 2000 was produced first considerable restyling from 1994. And it already there was the last generation of Cadillac DeVille.
The package of options of d'Elegance changed a new package under the name Deville DHS (Deville High Luxury), which plugged in it such options as toned back glass and back seats with the function of massage and heating. The version of DeVille Concours was renamed in Deville DTS (Deville Touring Sedan) and equipped already by such systems, as control of stability, active pendant, system of navigation and steering management with the variable degree of strengthening.