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Cadillac Eldorado 1962
The fourth generation Eldorado got a minor facelift in 1962 characterizing Cadillac styling trends. A flatter grille with a thicker horizontal center bar and more delicate cross-hatched insert appeared along with a more massive front bumper end pieces that housed rectangular parking lamps. Also, ribbed chrome trim panel, seen ahead of the front wheel housings in 1961, were now replaced with cornering lamps and front fender model and series identification badges were eliminated.