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.
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
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1970 Olds W30 442 4 speed Convertible
Another Restoration for James & John Kryta and Inline tube Company .
One of 96 made , Aspen Green , Black top and stripes, this is just the
underside video to show the details .
More to come soon . See you at the Detriot Autorama .
Oldsmobile Cutlass V8 Sound [HD]
Oldsmobile Cutlass with V8 Exhaust
Sound - The Oldsmobile Cutlass was built from 1967 to mid-spring in 1981.
It was also available as Oldsmobile 442 - an American muscle car. Enjoy the
typical V8 engine sound.
If you like this video, then please visit my youtube channel for sound,
drive & grip, acceleration and top speed videos, american muscle cars,
classic cars and much more.
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! .
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old films, newsreels & archive footage spanning the 20th century.
Carb'd 461 Big Block - 1965 Oldsmobile - /BIG MUSCLE
Say hello to the first Oldsmobile we've ever featured on /BIG MUSCLE. This
1965 Cutlass F-85 has been cloned into a wicked 442 by it's owner. The goal
was simple - take a car that was a bit outside the norm and slowly
transform it into a kick-ass cruiser that has the ability to be flogged on
the autocross. With a carb'd 461 big block under the hood, it's big,
different and one of the most overlooked machines from the muscle car era.
• Robert McGaffin
1970 oldsmobile Cutlass Supreme 455 burnout
This is my 70 Cutlass it is a work in progress. It originally had the 350
rocket, I came across a 70 Cutlass S with the 455 rocket and switched the
motors. I had the 455 completely rebuilt before putting it in. I put it on
here to show whats been done so far. Thanks for looking. If you like videos
with cars and trucks jumppin muddding smashing burnout or just
burning.SUBSCRIBE TO MY CHANNEL.
Olds 455 Powered 84 Cutlass
Messing around in the 1984 Cutlass on the original build. 455, mild cam,
3000 stall. Always had fuel issues, ended up shattering a piston from
1973 Olds Cutlass Supreme 52,xxx Original Miles 350 Rocket V8
This numbers matching 73 Oldsmobile Cutlass Supreme has been owned by the
same family since 1974! This Cutlass was a special ordered in 1973, is in
great condition and has less than 52,000 original miles. Under the hood
lies a 350 180hp V8 engine, a 350 automatic transmission, a 10 bolt rear,
and 2:73 gears. The Brewster Green paint looks great and is complemented by
black vinyl interior in good condition. Additional options include A/C,
AM/FM/Cassette, power windows, tilt wheel, power steering, and power
brakes. This Cutlass is riding on rally wheels wrapped in raised white
letter radials. I hope you find it interesting...thanks for taking a look!
Filmed at Gateway Classic Cars in Fairmont City, IL
The background music track is Whiskey on the Mississippi by Kevin MacLeod.
Available under the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported license.
Instruments: Guitar, Bass, Kit, Organ, EP
With a jumping bass and off-beat syncopation, this is straight from
Memphis' Beale Street. The Hammond organ and electric guitar play together
as longtime friends, while the melody changes hands from guitar to organ to
electric piano. 011
Bouncy, Grooving 2010
Oldsmobile 350 dyno
350 Olds pump gas, hydraulic flat tappet cam, 33* timing, 92 oct, holley
750 with 1" cloverleaf spacer she pulled 456.5hp@ 5800rpm, 453.9tq @
Thanks to Knowlton Thunderheads, and Andy from Olds Performance Products
Authentic 1970 Olds 442 W-30 For Sale CA
For Sale: A Real 1970 Olds 442 4-Speed W-30, (Not a Clone):
Offered here is a full frame-off Concourse Rotisserie 442 restoration which
was completed in June 2011. Less than 1,200 miles have been put on the car
since restoration. Car is correct ebony black with gold stripes and the
interior is gold with bucket seats and console. The car still has its
original numbers matching drive train which was completely restored back to
correct factory specifications. All factory markings were meticulously
reproduced along with numerous factory assembly line markings and part
identification tags. The car still has its original build sheet and an
exact reproduction of the original "Window Sticker" was produced and
applied like it was at the dealership. Numerous additional assembly
manuals, dealer brochures, and other miscellaneous related memorabilia will
be sold with the car.
This car was one of the feature cars in the Velocity Channel series
"American Icon, the Muscle Car" and a copy of the episode will go with the
car. Since completion, this car has won many awards including three "Best
of Show" awards, the First Annual Joe Mondello/D. Dale Smith Memorial Award
at the 2011 OCA National Meet in Reno Nevada and was selected as one of the
finalists for the 2012 "Good-Guys Muscle Car of the Year Award".
For additional information, please phone Dave Henry at 805 705-4924
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"
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
defiantly a head turner. Any Question email firstname.lastname@example.org ... Shoot
me and offer 760 889 5534 -Saul
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