2. Cadillac Type 51 V8
One of the technical symbols of the Cadillac brand is the mighty V8 engine. But not many know this they were one of the first to introduce V8s in mass production in 1915. In those years, the V8 configuration was an advanced high-tech solution.
The first Cadillac with this engine was the Type 51. And it was a performance sedan by the standards of the early 20th century. It had a 314 CID V8 motor with 70 HP, delivering a convincing performance for its time. Buyers loved the new Type 51. And with the introduction of this engine, performance became a major part of Cadillac’s portfolio.