52 WEEKS PHOTO CHALLENGE:WEEK 8- PINK!

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The first Cadillac Elvis Presley ever bought was a 1954 Pink Cadillac Fleetwood Series 60 Special Sedan. I’m not sure this is a ’54, a Special Sedan, a Series 60, or a Fleetwood. That would be for my friend Joe Giordano to tell us. What I can say with all certainty is that it is a Cadillac, and it is pink. Actually I remember it as being white, but the sunset made it look pink. Therefore, this is my pink submission to The Girl That Dreams Awake’s 52 Weeks Photo Challenge!

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25 thoughts on “52 WEEKS PHOTO CHALLENGE:WEEK 8- PINK!

  1. This is an awesome image Emilio and you were oh so close in guessing the year 🙂 Its a 1953 Fleetwood Special 60. Really the only obvious difference between the 53 and the 54 at a glance is the grille.

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  2. I had a 56 Cadillac in green. It belonged to a friend who was killed when his homebuilt plane crashed. I don’t know what the series was. I drove it for a couple of years before I sold it to a friend who was a classic car freak. It was a seriously strange car to drive with technology that would have been really innovative in 1956. It had a big engine, terrible transmission, weird power steering, and it really sucked gas, but it had such a great set of tits on the front bumper, I felt really cool driving it.

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  3. This is a fantastic photo! Pastel pink I would say ? 🙂 and there u are I didn’t know Elvis first car was a Cadillac 🙂 always learning thank you for joining in 🙂

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  4. Beautiful car even though it is a bit old and freyd. We had a white cadillac 54 fleetwood that my dad imported from the states in the 70th’s when I was a young girl. Not a 60 special sedan though, but it had the original seats intact with the cadillac logo embroidered on the fabric. I loved that car.

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          1. I don’t remember, but not too expensive I think. I think it got way more expensive just a couple of years later. But I remember that my dad had a couple of nervous week while it was shipped by sea over.

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