1959 Cadillac Restoration and a Father-Son Bond
There is no more powerful bond than that which exists between parents and their children and as time goes on the sentimental attachment only grows. In a nation in which the automobile played such an important role in shaping our landscape, the automobile is central to so many father and son relationships.
This 1959 Cadillac is an iconic part of American history. It’s towering tail fins, abundance of gleaming chrome and luxurious appointments made it a favorite of Hollywood’s brightest stars and, almost sixty years later, it’s popularity remains quite high. This particular car, however, holds as much sentimental value as it does historical.
Passed down from father to son, this vehicle was meticulously maintained from the day it was purchased and, as a result, required just a partial restoration rather than the full, frame-off process that is typically needed by other classic cars its age.
Despite being just a “partial” project, this 1959 Cadillac restoration still involved extensive and careful work to bring the car back to “like-new” quality and authenticity. New paint, interior and power train work topped the list of services performed and the results were extraordinary, and at the same time typical, for the expert craftsmen of Cadillac Parts & Restoration (CPR).
“The experience I had in having them restore my fathers 1959 Cadillac was outstanding. Elsa and her talented group of craftsmen not only restored my Dad’s car, they became a part of it,” exclaimed its delighted owner.
Since the completion of this 1959 Cadillac restoration project, it’s been entered in numerous car shows including Antique Automobile Club of America, Cadillac & LaSalle Club and concours level events. In each it has never failed to earn top award recognition in its class.
CPR has been serving the classic Cadillac community since 1984 and works almost
exclusively on Cadillacs. Their Poughkeepsie, NY location is easily reached by road and rail making it convenient to those from New England and points north as well as New York City and points south.
If you wish to inquire about their Cadillac restoration services, they’d be glad to speak with you. So give them a call at (845) 462-5959 to learn how they can help you get that classic looking and running as it did the day it left the showroom.