1983 Hurst Olds
1983 Hurst Olds
Black & Silver
50,000 Original Miles
Texas its entire life
5.0 Liter V8
4 Speed OD Automatic
Factory Custom Wheels
Lightning Rod Shifters
A car that is becoming a sought after classic
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Classical Gas Enterprises
"There's A Future In The Past With Classical Gas"
History of the Oldsmobile 88- 50 years of excellence
History of the Oldsmobile 88. It is in Loving Memory of my great
grandmothers car, he last car and the one she gave to me which is a 1989
Oldsmobile 88 Royale. Today... she has been dead for a year now, if you
noticed that. :(
A Whole Herd of Hursts
The 2010 Musclecar and Corvette show gave Chicagoans an unexpected treat:
almost all of Hurst's most iconic cars, in one place! Hurst/Olds dominated,
with a Pontiac Grand Prix, two Rambler Hurst/SC's and a couple of Mopars
thrown in. And I thought I saw a Buick Grand National, but a sharp-eyed
viewer identified it as an all-black Cutlass (which it was).
An added treat: Miss Hurst Golden Shifter Linda Vaughn, as beautiful as
ever, signing autographs and greeting fans!
Pick your favorite; there's got to be at least one.
1000 HP Hurst/Olds First Run
First Run with 1984 Hurst/Olds. Dick Miller 496 Big Block Olds with D1SC
ProCharger from Colorado Speed. 5 Speed Cryo Treated Tremec, Moser 12 Bolt
with 35 Spline Wave Trac, Full suspension, disc brakes, etc...
1000 HP / Lb Ft TQ on 15 LBS Boost.
Never more than half throttle so far.
American Muscle Car - S03E11 - The Hurst Cars
THE AMERICAN MUSCLECAR series brings you the third season, profiling some
of the most influential cars in automotive history:
Chevrolet El Camino & Ford Ranchero
The CoPo Cars
1968-2001 Chevrolet Corvette
Boss 302 & 429 Mustangs
The Saleen Mustangs
The Hurst Cars
The SLP Cars
Dodge Dart GTS
132198 / 1957 Oldsmobile: Golden Rocket 88
For more information on this vehicle visit http://tinyurl.com/blcwa26
Don't be fooled by the large-by-huge chrome wheels it's wearing today, this
particular '57 Golden Rocket 88 is an authentic J2 car, and is extensively
and thoroughly restored to original condition from top to bottom. Our
documents suggest that this is one of only four Golden Rocket 88 2-door
sedans in existence with the J2 engine.
The two-tone bodywork on this car is spectacularly done and looks
especially striking in black and white with a red stripe in the chrome trim
that separates the two halves. Bodywork is beautiful, with straight panels
and excellent fit throughout, evidenced by the miles-deep reflections in
The real story on this Olds is the J2 371 cubic inch engine under the hood.
Fully rebuilt during the restoration, it runs like new and the passing of
years has proven that these are some extremely durable engines. Detailing
is first-rate too, from the 'Oldsmobile J2 Rocket" decals on the valve
covers, to the correct 2-barrel carburetors, to the original power steering
system that's fully functional. You'll note that this engine sports a trio
of shorty air cleaners on the carbs, but the original dual oil-bath air
cleaner is also included.
The engine is backed by a 3-speed Hydramatic transmission, and drives the
original rear end. Brakes were rebuilt to stock specifications, as was the
suspension, although the car was given a subtle, aggressive look by
tweaking the spring height slightly. The car wears a set of chrome Billet
Specialties wheels, but the original 15-inch steel wheels and plain hubcaps
From the tri-tone seats with patented GM comfort weave cushions, to the
positively breathtaking instrument cluster, this interior is new. The
original radio has been upgraded to include an iPod interface. The trunk is
sporting a custom carpet, but an original trunk mat is included.
This Olds is fast, comfortable, luxurious, and about 2/3 the cost of a
comparable Chevy. There are no irreversible modifications, and this car
could be put back to 100% stock condition in an afternoon. Act fast and
http://www.rk-motors.com/ Located in Charlotte, North Carolina, RK Motors
Charlotte boasts one of the finest Muscle and High Performance car
showrooms in the world. Stocked with world-class, show-winning vehicles,
our classic and muscle car inventory is sure to please even the most
discriminating high-performance car enthusiast.
Oldsmobile Factory Tour in 1951 - General Motors Documentary - Ella73TV
Singers Lucille and Johnny, whose radio show is sponsored by Oldsmobile,
are invited to visit the Oldsmobile factory to see why the cars are
superior to other manufacturers. While touring the plant, Johnny becomes
concerned that another visitor is a Martian spy dedicated to subverting
Earth's autonomy! .
Ella73TV - https://www.youtube.com/user/Ella73TV2 - A curated collection of
old films, newsreels & archive footage spanning the 20th century.
Information about Oldsmobile V8 engines
In this video I talk about the "late" Oldsmobile V8 and offer tips on how
to identify them by number.
"Late" in this instance means 1964-1990. Early('49-64) Olds engines are an
entirely different block, etc.
Sometimes my info gets a bit twisted when it stays inside my head for a
while, so a correction is that '77-80 heads are 3A, not 4A. 4A heads are
Also, to clarify and avoid confusion, this...7 A is a 350 head, this...7A
is a later 307 head. You can also tell the difference easily by the ports.
Late 307 and 260 ports are half the size of any other versions.
Trivia: The Olds 403 was used in 1977-79 Pontiac Trans-Am's, but not all of
Of note...the engine in the video is painted the incorrect shade of gold,
which appears to be the Krylon generic gold. The proper shade is slightly
darker and less "glitzy"