For Sale: 1955 Oldsmobile 88 in Sherman, Texas

Vehicle Description

Here's a throwback that's as authentic as it gets - a 1955 Oldsmobile 88, a beacon of mid-century automotive design, cloaked in a sleek black finish that seems to absorb light and attention alike. Under the hood rests a 324 Rocket V8 engine, an icon in its own right, delivering 185 horsepower to the 3-speed automatic transmission, a testament to the engineering prowess of its era. It's a ride that promises the allure of the open road with the kind of power and prestige that was reserved for the top of the line back in the day.

The interior is a striking blue and white vinyl affair, offering bench seating that invites you to slide in, take the wheel, and step back in time. The two-tone interior complements the exterior, creating a seamless look that's as stylish today as it was groundbreaking then. From the factory radio to the wide white tires crowned with original hubcaps, every detail on this vehicle speaks to an age of automotive elegance and simplicity.

But it's not just the car itself that tells a story; it's its lineage. Sold new at Uzzle Cadillac in Durham, NC, this Oldsmobile 88 comes with its original GM contract, the original owner's registration card, and even the original sales sheet. These documents are not just paperwork; they're a portal to the past, offering a glimpse into the car's journey from a coveted new purchase to a cherished classic.

Navigating the roads with manual steering and relying on the simplicity of 4-wheel manual brakes, this vehicle is not just a mode of transport; it's an experience. Each turn of the wheel and press of the pedal connects you directly to the road, demanding engagement and rewarding with unmatched satisfaction.

This 1955 Oldsmobile 88 isn't merely a car; it's a piece of history, a well-preserved testament to the golden age of American automotive design. It's for those who appreciate the artistry of the past and the unmistakable feel of driving a piece of classic American iron. With its original manuals and documents in tow, it's ready to continue its journey, promising the romance of the road to its next steward.

VEHICLE OPTIONS:

- ORIGINAL GM CONTRACT
- WIDE WHITE TIRES WITH FACTORY HUBCAPS
- SOLD NEW AT UZZLE CADILLAC IN DURHAM NC
- ORIGINAL OWNERS REGISTRATION CARD
- 324/185HP 8 CYLINDER
- ORIGINAL OWNERS MANUAL
- TWO TONE INTERIOR
- ORIGINAL SALES SHEET
- MANUAL STEERING
- FACTORY RADIO
- 4 WHEEL MANUAL BRAKES

OPERATIONAL ASSESSMENT: FUNCTION ?-YES ?-NO

? - RUNS
? - SPEEDOMETER
? - OIL PRESSURE GAUGE
? - FUEL GAUGE
? - HORN
? - TEMPERATURE GAUGE
? - HEATER
? - WIPERS
? - TAIL LIGHTS
? - BRAKE LIGHTS
? - HEADLIGHTS
? - RADIO
? - TURN SIGNALS

Vehicle Details

  • 1955 Oldsmobile 88
  • Listing ID: CC-1837387
  • Price: $32,999
  • Location:Sherman, Texas
  • Year:1955
  • Make:Oldsmobile
  • Model:88
  • Exterior Color:Black
  • Interior Color:Blue/White
  • Odometer:48362
  • Stock Number:A14774
  • VIN:557A14774
Listed By:
Classic Car Liquidators
4515 Houston St W
Sherman, TX 75092

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