Cutlass

455 Powered: 1975 Oldsmobile Cutlass

The fourth generation Oldsmobile Cutlass is known as the Colonnade body style based on the A-Body platform. This particular example is a 1975 model that is located in Austin, Texas. The car is black on black and equipped with… more»

Aluminum V8: 1962 Oldsmobile F-85 Cutlass

While the early compacts launched by American Motors and Studebaker were rather ordinary, some of General Motors’ versions were not. For example, the Chevy Corvair used an air-cooled, rear-mounted engine, while the Oldsmobile F-85 had an aluminum, high compression… more»

Sharp Cutlass: 1962 Oldsmobile F-85 Cutlass

It’s Oldsmobile F-85 Cutlass month here at Barn Finds! I’m kidding, but we recently saw a “patina”-heavy example, and here is another 1962 Oldsmobile F-85 Cutlass that appears to need some help in the paint department. The seller has… more»

10-Year Barn Find: 1979 Oldsmobile Cutlass Calais

The big news for the fourth generation of the Olds Cutlass was that all the GM intermediates were being downsized for 1978 (and through 1988). That would result in lighter, more nimble cars that should have been easier on… more»

Low Production: 1991 Oldsmobile Quad 442

When the Oldsmobile 442 designation came along in the 1960s, it stood for 4-barrel carburetor, 4-speed manual transmission, and dual exhausts. By the time the 1990s rolled around, it had evolved into something like 4-cylinders, 4-valves per cylinder, and… more»

1983 Hurst/Olds With Only 391 Miles!

The classic car scene is littered with cars that someone has bought and squirreled away for years. Sometimes this is done in the hope that they will strike automotive gold when values skyrocket. At other times, it is just… more»

Limited Edition: 1973 Hurst/Olds 455 V8

In the 1960s, Hurst Performance forged a partnership with Oldsmobile to provide Hi-P parts for the 442 models. Beginning in 1968, they got their own limited edition run of cars called the Hurst/Olds. For nine years scattered throughout 1968-84,… more»

10k Miles And Original Paint! 1985 Oldsmobile 442

During the limited run of the Hurst/Olds in 1983-84 (remember the Lightning Rods Triple Shifter?), the Oldsmobile marketing gurus were looking for an encore. That led them to resurrect the 442 nameplate from the 1960s. The reborn 442 would… more»

Four Doors Can Be Cool: Low-Mile 1972 Oldsmobile Cutlass

It’s hard to tell which generation of the Oldsmobile Cutlass was the best looking, the third (1968-72) or the fifth (1978-88). Since I once owned an ’83 Cutlass Supreme coupe, I’m partial to the latter. But it’s also hard… more»

Rocket V8: 1965 Oldsmobile F-85 Cutlass

The Cutlass is a fabled name in the Oldsmobile family and was one of the most popular intermediates throughout the ‘70s and ‘80s. Few remember that it started out as a compact called the F-85 and Cutlass was an… more»

Cheap 1965 Oldsmobile 442 Project

This 1965 Oldsmobile Cutlass 442 is a complete car that is in need of restoration. It seems as though it possesses solid bones, and could be a stunning and eye-catching classic once it has been returned to its former… more»

Low Mile: 1977 Oldsmobile Cutlass

Pat submitted this cream puff, low mile 1977 Oldsmobile Cutlass that is for sale here on Craigslist. The car is located near Tulsa, Oklahoma and has on 30,100 miles on the odometer. The seller is asking $11,950 and there… more»

Worth Restoring? 1967 Oldsmobile Cutlass Wagon

1967. The year of the first Super Bowl. The year of the Apollo 1 fire. The year the first Boeing 737 took flight. The year the controversial Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour debuted on CBS. And the year that Oldsmobile… more»

Restore As You Go: 1965 Oldsmobile Cutlass Convertible

In the early days of what we now call “muscle cars”, Oldsmobile found a way to shake off the oldfashioned “Merry Oldsmobile” image, and they did so with cars like the Cutlass. This ’65 convertible is for sale here… more»

W-31 4 Speed 1970 Oldsmobile Cutlass

The Cutlass was a huge seller for Oldsmobile in the early seventies and beyond. These cars provided reliable, daily transportation for thousands in sedan, coupe, and convertible forms. Performance versions of the Cutlass can be exceedingly rare and this… more»

More Than Meets The Eye: 1979 Hurst/Olds W-30

The last of the 1970s W-machines were unlike many of their contemporaries, in that the moniker was more than just an appearance package. This one is up for sale right now, here on craigslist from Santa Rosa, California. Read… more»