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In the Garage: 1941 Oldsmobile Club

THE CAR AND ITS OWNER 1941 Oldsmobile Club

THE CAR AND ITS OWNER 1941 Oldsmobile Club Sedan owned by Paul Jacobs

WHAT MAKES IT INTERESTING In 1941, car buyers wanting a change from the stodgy designs of the day could opt for this swoopy Olds Club Sedan, a new fastback style also sold by Pontiac, Buick, Cadillac and, later, Chevrolet. This was the second year for General Motors’ pioneering “Hydramatic” automatic transmission, “a $57...

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In the Garage: 1967 Oldsmobile

THE CAR AND ITS OWNER 1967 Oldsmobile 442

THE CAR AND ITS OWNER

1967 Oldsmobile 442 coupe owned by Michael Federico

WHAT MAKES IT INTERESTING

When Pontiac introduced its GTO muscle car in mid-1964, Oldsmobile quickly went along for the ride with its own muscular 442 (“four four two”) option, stuffing a 310-horsepower V-8 engine and a police suspension package into its mid-sized F-85 and Cutlass models. The offering was...

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