I am the second owner of this 1963 Oldsmobile F85 convertible. I have had it since 1985. Car has been garage kept it's entire life. It has the original 218 CI aluminum block engine which has less than 10,000 miles since it was professionally rebuilt. Brakes, calipers, drivetrain have been completely rebuilt/restored. New paint less than one year ago. Upholstery and top were replaced approximately 20 years ago as well as the hydraulic motor for raising and lowering the top. Car has custom chrome wheels but it comes with original wheels and hubcaps as well. I have added air shocks to the back to increase clearance a little. I have also added a custom pioneer pull out stereo and retractable power antenna.
OK, so maybe the word “starred” is overstating the case, but if you lived in the Indianapolis area back in 1988, you might remember watching the local Oldsmobile dealers’ television commercials about the new Oldsmobile Cutlass Supreme being the pace car for the 500-mile race. You might have recognized the car in that commercial as […]
Pick of the Day was a ‘little old lady’ special ’61 Olds
Being offered for sale after 50 years of single-family ownership, this 1966 Oldsmobile Cutlass convertible comes with what the seller reports to be “unrivaled documentation.”
Pose your classic car next to a classic airplane and chances are your classified advertisement is going to draw a lot of attention.
Coast to coast — and even a drive on the Road to Hana on Maui — Mojo Travels offers its top-10 road trips for 2021. “We’re obviously aware of and deeply concerned about the global pandemic, and are choosing carefully what to publish as forms of escapism and entertainment to help ease thoughts of anxiety, […]
The Pick of the Day is a “real barn find,” a 1960 Fiat 1500 S cabriolet being advertised for sale — for $15,000 — on ClassicCars.com by a private seller. “These Fiat 1500S were built alongside the Ferrari 250S,” the seller says in the advertisement. “The car needs a good cosmetic restoration,” the seller adds, […]
Vinyl wraps are a thing. The technology has gotten so good and the artisans who do them so skilled, that almost every element of our lives is touched by it – for nearly 70 years, believe it or not. Thanks to one of the best wrapping shops in the Southwest, called WrapSesh, I now have […]
When it comes to James Dean, Porsche and racing, most everyone knows the end of the story. But how many know the long tail of passion that followed? The answer to that and many other questions are tucked away in Palm Springs, California, with a retired businessman who, as a racer, had the potential to […]
“The Indy 2020 auction is clear for takeoff!” Mecum Auctions announced in a brief statement Thursday, declaring the re-opening of the company’s annual live auctions that were halted by pandemic restrictions. Like most other auction companies, Mecum has been conducting online auctions of collector cars and automobilia in place of live events because of the […]
It was just a couple of weeks ago that we shared the news of the Horseless Carriage Club of America planning to add a building to the Gilmore Car Museum campus in Hickory Corners, Michigan. At the same time, we wrote about the museum accepting the donation of a 1902 Thomas Touring Car and re-opening […]