Cadillac hung on to their dominance of the luxury car market
for 1955. 140,777 1955 Cadillacs were sold...Lincoln sales
never exceeded 40,000 for any one year in the mid-fifties.
Cadillacs sold at about 3 times the volume as Lincoln and
Imperial combined. More powerful engines were available,
with the standard being 250 hp. The El Dorado produced
270 horses by using 2 four-barrel carburetors. Power steering
had become standard.