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.
Thu, 13 Nov 2014 19:58:00 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?
The folks behind Generation Gap have lost their minds with this latest video. The goal here is to determine the ultimate family cruiser, but the choices are what you would least expect, with a heavily modded 1970 Oldsmobile Vista Cruiser going up against a 2012 Ferrari FF.
Mon, 30 Jun 2014 15:30:00 EST
You might anticipate an over-40-year-old Oldsmobile to pale in comparison to any modern Ferrari, but this wagon has a ton of secrets under its skin thanks to Lingenfelter. First, it packs a supercharged LS3 V8 with a claimed 650 horsepower and a six-speed manual gearbox. That big upgrade in power is further helped with air suspension and massive Wilwood disc brakes. The result is nothing short of deafening, with blaring yelps whenever the driver even nudges the accelerator.
The alternative sounds just as good, albeit in very different way. The Ferrari's 6.3-liter V12 pumps out 651 hp and 504 pound-feet with a part-time all-wheel drive system. While the FF lacks a lot of the hauling ability of the Olds, it makes up for the deficit in handling, luxury, and in many eyes, simply by having the famous prancing horse on the grille.
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.
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.