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1968 Oldsmobile Cutlass S ‘Ram Rod 350′

This 1968 Oldsmobile Cutlass S Ram Rod 350 is still with it's original owner.

This 1968 Oldsmobile Cutlass S Ram Rod 350 is still with it's original owner.Larry Speicher was an industrious lad growing up. For many years he worked at this father’s furniture store, socking away money. His goal was to save up and purchase a first car. “I earned $1.25 an hour,” Speicher said. “Over six summers, from when I was (more…)

1969 Oldsmobile Cutlass ‘El Malo’

1969 Oldsmobile Cutlass 'El Malo'

DSC_6408v_150Two lifelong gear heads, Bob and Frank D’Antonio, began a discussion in 2012 about starting a new project together. Both had something specific (more…)

2014 Oldsmobile Quad States Car Show, Lincolnshire, IL

2014 Oldsmobile Quad States Car Show

2014 Oldsmobile Quad States Car ShowVintage Oldsmobiles were out in force recently at the Marriott Resort in Lincolnshire, site of the Quad States Car Show. The show celebrated the 50th anniversary of the muscle-bound 442, and one longtime admirer is Mike Klumb. The West Bend… (more…)

ON THE ROAD: 1971 Oldsmobile 442

1971 Oldsmobile 442

DSC_8412_72It wasn’t that long that we were up at the Volo Auto Museum working on a special feature. While on the grounds, our eyes (more…)

FEATURE: 1967 Oldsmobile 442

This fully restored 1967 Oldsmobile 442 was purchased in Minnesota.

1967 Oldsmobile 442

Stu Miller’s Spanish Red 1967 Oldsmobile 442 wasn’t purchased on a whim or haphazardly; it’s a reminder of a previous GM muscle car the Buffalo Grove resident let go more than four decades ago. “I had a 442 as a 21-year-old kid (more…)

FEATURE: 1950 Oldsmobile 88



Within a couple short years of launching their 88, Oldsmobile knew they had a winner on their hands. The model hit showrooms in 1949 and featured a lightweight body pared with a highly potent V8 engine, (more…)


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