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LA SALLE STRAIGHT 8

5-passenger club sedan, 5-passenger sedan, convertible coupé, coupé, 2-door touring sedan.

Straight 8 engine was engineered by Oldsmobile, otherwise it's a 355D Caddie, with coil spring ifs, cross braced frame, automatic choke, a three speed synchro 'box and hydraulic brakes. At the rear there's a ride stabiliser. New, narrow vertical grille, '35 model has single bar bumper (replacing the previous biplane design), and chevron motif on wings. '36 cars distinguished by a new instrument panel, a new grille, and oblong, not round, bonnet doors. Rare in Britain.

Technical Specifications

Engine:
3819cc (S8 SV) 
Configuration:
Front engine, rear-wheel drive 
Production dates:
1934 to 1936  
Number produced:
n/a