Now that my short block is finished it's time to focus on heads. The heads are original Oldsmobile #6 castings with small valves and standard rate springs...this will all change very soon. Time to play!
Olds 355 (Part 1)
Original Olds 350 short block from my 1970 Cutlass that is now a 355ci
thanks to machining and forged pistons. The engine should have plenty of
power with just the bolt-ons. Stay tuned for more updates.
1959 Oldsmobile Ninety-Eight Flagship
This 1959 Oldsmobile Ninety-Eight is finished in its factory colors of
Polaris White & Bronze Mist. It is powered by the 394 cubic inch Rocket V8.
They don't build 'em like this anymore! Lets ride! Filmed with Texas
Classic Cars of Dallas, another samspace81 classic car production.
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.
Digging into my Rocket 350
Now that I've got the engine pulled from my 1970 Cutlass Supreme, it's time
ot tear it down a bit and get ready for some cleaning and upgrades!
1988 Yugo GV With Oldsmobile V-8 Conversion
This Yugo called our name when we saw it on Craigslist. We just had to go
drive it. It was terrifying...but still awesome.
You can read our Driven article on this masterpiece here:
Vehicle generously provided by Kevin Martin, of Applegate, Michigan.
Winding Road, for drivers - www.windingroad.com
Olds 350 (Part 2)
The heads finally arrive from the machine shop. I got a few nice coats of
Oldsmobile gold paint on the block and heads...
it shouldn't be long before we start this beast.
Comp Cams xe268 camshaft BREAK-IN Olds 350 5.7L
Just got my motor going again! Scorpion Performance race series 1.6 roller
rocker's, Comp Cams xe268 camshaft, double roller timing chain and trick
flow 8.600" thick wall pushrod's with .030" rocker shim's.
Olds spec xe268:
.485" In. / .490" Ex.
268 Adv. Dur. In. / 280 Adv. Dur. Ex.
@ .050" 224 In. / 230 Ex.
Started Break-In ~10-12min. before I began filming.
For Sale Oldsmobile 1969 Cutlass Convertible 442
Frame Off Restoration took 5 years did it in stages have all pictures of
the process and paper work. 1969 Oldsmobile Cutlass Convertible 3 stage
Candy paint job has a rebuilt engine 455 with turbo 350 Transmission-Edelbrock Manifold,
Edelbrock Carb, HEI Distributor,Hooker Headers,Magna flow Exhaust dual 3" . New Upholstery, Canvas Top and
Glass, New Seals all around, New Chromed Bumpers, New Chrome Trims and
Chrome Engine Accessories, New suspension Bushings/shocks, New
Rims/tires,Front Disc Brakes, Stereo system, and more great cruiser its
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