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Hotrod: What Makes This Cool 1959 Cadillac Eldorado Scorching Hot?

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Smitty's owner Chris Smith told us that the car's owner, Bob Hanline, came to the shop in Tiffin, Ohio, with a few simple expectations for his 1959 Cadillac Eldorado. He wanted the car restored to brand-new beauty. He wanted it to be street worthy, since he intended to climb in and drive it to work on nice days. Finally, he wanted an electronic fuel-injected engine under the massive hood, to provide the classic Caddy with up-to-date performance. An easy order for the team at Smitty's, but after an initial inspection, they discovered that the car was in bad enough shape to require getting a donor car. A well-suited candidate was found and the project of blending two Cadillacs into one commenced.

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