Jay Leno gets his 1000bhp Oldsmobile added to Gran Turismo 6
The American chat show host has had his crazy 1966 Oldsmobile Toronado
1000bhp custom car digitised by the makers of Gran Turismo 6, the new video
game for Sony Playstation. Here Jay drives the real and virtual versions
and speaks to the game designer Kazunori Yamauchi about this one-off car.
We also get a look at Mercedes' AMG Vision Gran Turismo concept car, which
was designed specifically for the game.
Read more about GT6 at www.driving.co.uk
Oldsmobile Factory Tour in 1951 - General Motors Documentary
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
1972 Oldsmobile 442 Convertible FOR SALE TEST DRIVE flemings ultimate garage
'72 Olds 442 Convertible, Brand new-original coded Viking blue paint w/
white stripes, beautiful white interior, white power convertible top w/
matching boot, power steering, power disc brakes, great sounding dual Exhaust w/ trumpet tips, OAI ram air
hood, great chrome and stainless, color matched SSI road wheels w/Goodyear
white letter radials, factory gauges, factory 4 spoke sport wheel, Optional
factory cold air-conditioning, upgraded Kenwood digital AM/FM/CD/Ipod/SAT
sound system, nicely reproduced and restored .
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"
1987 Oldsmobile 442 FOR SALE TEST DRIVE flemings ultimate garage
Only 54K original documented miles (only driven 2K miles a year!), 5.0
liter H.O. 4bbl V-8 with correct chrome lid dual snorkel air cleaner,
4-speed automatic O.D. transmission, 3.73 performance axle rear
differential, new dark blue metallic paint + fresh graphics, blue bucket
seat and console interior, full factory tachometer and gauges, front and
rear spoilers, optional AM/FM/Cassette concert sound radio, factory cold
air-conditioning, fast ratio power steering & cruise control, tilt wheel,
power windows and power door locks, power disc brakes, F41 sport
suspension, factory chrome + gold alloys w/ BFG radial's, great sounding
new dual Exhaust, original brochure,
owner's manual, it's that kind of car - last year rear drive 442!
1970 Oldsmobile 442
Lance Lambert, host of The Vintage Vehicle Show, is in Lake Stevens,
Washington to talk with the owner of this 1970 Olds 442