news videos images websites

Oldsmobile 88 Car News

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 20:09:13 GMT

This Ash vs. Evil Dead featurette is all about Raimi's Delta 88 Oldsmobile  -  JoBlo.com
Sam Raimi fans will know that the director has included his car, the Delta 88 Oldsmobile Classic in every single one of his movies, from THE EVIL DEAD on. It may have taken a couple years (try a couple decades), but the car is getting a backstory in ...
Tue, 06 Sep 2016 19:26:14 GMT
Cars We Remember: The legend Jack Kulp and those Rocket 88 V8 engines  -  Burlington Times News
Kulp had a love for those early Oldsmobile Rocket 88 engines, which appeared for the first time in 1949 and was General Motors first ever overhead valve V8 engine (along with Cadillac that year, too). Jack was able to build numerous Oldsmobile race ...
Fri, 02 Sep 2016 04:26:31 GMT
What Is It?  -  The Augusta Chronicle
Last week's photo showed a front corner of a 1951 Oldsmobile Super 88, although, to be honest, we wouldn't have known that if the photo caption hadn't told us. We still have trouble distinguishing the 1950 from the '51 from the '52. Photos. Back | Next.
Thu, 04 Aug 2016 17:38:00 GMT

Why some Idahoans hate their HOAs — and some love them  -  Idaho Statesman
Say what you will about the restored 1973 Olds 88 that Drew Dunn used to park in the driveway of his house in Meridian's Danbury Fair subdivision. The dark blue “land yacht, “ which slurped gas and cornered like a battleship, was a totem to American ...
Wed, 06 Jul 2016 13:21:27 GMT
Rezac, Oldsmobile Rocket 88 make it inside winner's circle  -  Wahoo Newspaper
WINNER'S CIRLCE: Wahoo resident Eddie Rezac showcases his Oldsmobile Rocket 88 at the Goodguys/Speedway Motors custom car show held at Haymarket Park in Lincoln on June 25. Rezac and his Olds were among 35 cars featured in the show's ...
Thu, 30 Jun 2016 06:09:33 GMT

Cars of Summer revs ups at Green Hill Park  -  Worcester Telegram
Kevin Weigold and Butch Trotto check out a '55 Oldsmobile 88 at the Cars of Summer Classic Car Show and Auction at Green Hill Park. Photo/Chris Christo. Hide caption. Classic cars are reflected in the rear window of a shiny 1950s Chevrolet parked at ...
Mon, 30 May 2016 11:55:54 GMT

Looking for the ideal limousine, ambulance, or hearse? Get a 1962 Oldsmobile.  -  Autoweek
I ran across this brochure showing the Oldsmobile 88-based Cotner-Bevington line of hearses, first-call vehicles, ambulances, and limousines, and these appear to be the coolest-looking examples of such cars ever made. When you're done checking out the ...
Sat, 21 May 2016 01:38:26 GMT

In Exeter, cruise night draws cool cars  -  The Providence Journal
The charcoal grey 1950 Oldsmobile 88 Club Sedan owned by Bill Bradley, of South Kingstown, was another standout. He's owned it for 36 years. "It's been in pieces for most of that time," he said, noting he's had to move several times and "had to move ...
Thu, 31 Mar 2016 21:36:00 GMT

Motor Mouth: Car collection covers three decades  -  Anderson Independent Mail
Mason's 1957 Oldsmobile 88 has been called the prettiest car at any show, but most folks don't quite know what it is. Finding a Chevy or Ford from the same year is an easy task, but most folks — even many of the most knowledgeable car guys Mason knows ...
Mon, 14 Mar 2016 04:23:19 GMT

How a salesman's kindness led teen to an auto career  -  Automotive News
When Reahard was 17 years old in 1972, he bought a 1964 Oldsmobile 88 at a used-car lot for $400. Fifty miles in, the engine started knocking. Staffers at the used-car lot had wrapped leather around the main bearing on the crankshaft. When Reahard ...