California rust free car, factory tachometer, no motor, needs cosmetics, very solid
Prompted by the booming success of the 1964 Pontiac GTO, fellow GM brand Oldsmobile quickly created its own midsize performance car. Oldsmobile’s was based on the popular Cutlass model, dubbed the 442 for its combination of 4-barrel carburetor, 4-speed manual transmission and dual exhaust. The 442 became available for Cutlass and F-85 models as […]
Pick of the Day is an Oldsmobile hardtop fastback coupe
This is the 24th car in a 30-day countdown to Barrett-Jackson’s annual Scottsdale collector car auction
The Pick of the Day has been restored to factory condition, the seller says
A highly original 1970 Oldsmobile 442 W-30 4-speed convertible, will hit the auction ring in January during Russo and Steele’s 16th annual Scottsdale sale.
Three decades ago, my collection of Oldsmobile performance cars graced the cover of several editions of Muscle Car Review magazine.
The Oldsmobile answer to the Musclecar craze that began in 1964, was the F-85/Cutlass “4-4-2” mid-sized model.
In celebrating its 25th anniversary, the Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance looks back to some of the motorsport superstars who served as past honorees by hosting a reunion of these legendary race drivers. Those expected for the grand “homecoming” at Amelia Island’s Silver Anniversary concours include Bobby Rahal, Sam Posey, Johnny Rutherford, Bobby Unser, Hurley Haywood, […]
It was a seminal event in the history of the automobile as being recognized beyond its role as a transportation device. From August 28 to November 11, 1951, the Museum of Modern Art in New York City staged an exhibition titled “8 Automobiles.” The cars were showcased in the museum’s garden and on an elevated, […]