1966 Olds Oldmobile Ninety Eight 98 Convertible Conv on 2040-cars
Houston, Texas, United States
Oldsmobile Ninety-Eight Lots of Chrome 1966 OLDSMOBILE 98 CONVERTIBLE. CLASSIC RESTORATION READY, FULL POWER!
Runs & Drives, fantastic resto rod or restoration potential. Minor rust as seen in pictures, all original, power windows, power seat
Car is very complete...
New Built Transmission and Converter less than 50 miles on Build $1400.00
New Electronic Distributor converted wires plugs $450.00
Rebuilt Quad Carburator 325.00
New Dual Exhaust Front to Back (no cat back) w/ Turbo Mufflers $650.00
New Upper And Lower A-Arm Bushing $400.00
New Center Link $380.00
New Brake 4 wheels 150.00
New Sway Bar Links 75.00
New Shocks Rear Air Shocks 100.00
New Shocks Front 100.00
All New Parts Total: $4030.00
All car needs is Paint,Convertible Top,Front Seat Recoverd and its Ready to Go
Electric Windows Works Fine
All Glass Is Good
No Rust In Floor Or Trunk Pan
About 8 Dime size Dings in Hood only
All chrome intact no rust..
Tires are new
Can Be Driven Away
Oldsmobile Ninety-Eight for Sale
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Thu, 09 Oct 2014 12:45:00 EST
The last time I roped a coworker into an automotive debate, I lost. Resoundingly, I might add. Still, 2,385 voters chose to cast their lots for the Fiat 500 Abarth, as opposed to 5,273 choosing the Ford Fiesta ST, and so I can rest easy in the knowledge that at least 30 percent of you, dear readers, see things my way. I still like to think we have more fun, too.
Mon, 30 Jun 2014 15:30:00 EST
My loss in the first round of our This or That series, in which two Autoblog editors pick sides on any given topic and then attempt to explain why the other is completely wrong, didn't stop me from picking another good-natured fight, this time with Senior Editor Seyth Miersma. Last time, our chosen sides were eerily similar in design, albeit quite different in actual execution. This time, our vehicular peculiarities couldn't seemingly fall any further from one another: A 1980 Oldsmobile 442 wouldn't seem to match up in comparison to a 1989 BMW 635CSi.
How did we come up with such disparate contenders? Simple, really. Seyth and I mutually agreed to choose a car that's currently for sale online. It had to be built and sold in the 1980s, and it had to be a coupe. The price cap was set at $10,000. The fruits of our searching labors will henceforth be disputed, with Seyth on the side of the Germans, and myself arguing in favor of the Rocket Olds. Am I setting myself up for another lopsided loss?
General Motors today announced a truly massive recall covering some 8.4 million vehicles in North America. Most significantly, 8.2 million examples of the affected vehicles are being called back due to "unintended ignition key rotation," though GM spokesperson Alan Adler tells Autoblog that this issue is not like the infamous Chevy Cobalt ignition switch fiasco.
Wed, 18 Jun 2014 18:01:00 EST
For the sake of perspective, translated to US population, this total recall figure would equal a car for each resident of New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Montana, Delaware, South Dakota, Alaska, North Dakota, the District of Columbia, Vermont and Wyoming. Combined. Here's how it all breaks down:
7,610,862 vehicles in North America being recalled for unintended ignition key rotation. 6,805,679 are in the United States.
If you have a need to relive the 1970s, then here is the vehicle for you. This groovy blast from the past is a 1976 GMC Motorhome currently for auction in Florida on eBay Motors, and it is one green machine - just not in the modern sense.
The seller claims that this beast has had just two owners and has covered a mere 61,308 miles in its decades on the road. It's reportedly never been restored or repainted and comes with all of the necessary books and manuals. A 7.5-liter (455-cubic-inch) Oldsmobile V8 with a three-speed Turbo-Hydramatic automatic transmission powering the front wheels propels this far-out RV, and the double set of rear wheels out back use a self-leveling air suspension to provide a cushy ride.
The purported low miles and good condition really make this GMC a stand out, though. The exterior combination of lime stripes and beige with just a touch of green is like nothing else on the road today. Plus, the polished bumpers and wheels make it all pop. Inside, it's even better with monochromatic green upholstery and shag carpet. It features everything you'd ever need on a long trip, including a bathroom, kitchenette and lots of seating. The only hint of modernization is an HD TV next to the stove, but its size is a perfect fit for the hole there.