Oldsmobile 442

Stored For Years: 1975 Oldsmobile 442

The seller says that this 1975 Oldsmobile 442 has been in storage for the last few years and it sure looks good other than some faded paint. This one has a surprise under the hood, too. The seller has… more»

Fast Finds

Affordable Time Capsule! 1967 Oldsmobile 442 Convertible

Do you remember seeing cartoon characters that have eyeballs that are on springs? You know, when the character spies something that really catches his attention, his eyeballs extend out and the slap back? Well, that’s what happened to me… more»

455 Equipped! 1974 Hurst Oldsmobile 442 W-30

Oh, what four short years can do. In 1970, Oldsmobile had a heavy hitter on their hands in the form of their 370 HP, W30 equipped 442, Cutlass based muscle car. Four years later, it was still being offered… more»

4-Speed Barn Find: 1965 Oldsmobile 442

Some will say that “the first is the best”. And that’s how I have always viewed Oldsmobile’s mid-size muscle car, the 442. No doubt about it, many will consider the ’70 W-30 to be the pinnacle of Oldsmobile power,… more»

Factory 5-Speed: 1976 Oldsmobile 442

The first time that I encountered one of these five-speed manual transmission-equipped Oldsmobile Cutlasses was about a year and a half ago at a local Cars and Coffee. A friend picked me up in his Challenger Hellcat and after… more»

Showroom Fresh: 1971 Oldsmobile 442

As the calendar changed over from 1970 to 1971, clouds started to appear on the muscle car horizon. Within another two years, the clouds would turn to sunset but there was still action to be had in ’71 and… more»

Original Paint: 1968 Oldsmobile 442 Holiday Coupe

It might have been a “Youngmobile” as Olds opined 52 years ago but today it is solidly an Oldsmobile and a pretty desirable one at that, a 1968 442 Holiday Coupe. Located in Cheney, Washington, this GM “A” body… more»

Fire it Up! 1969 Oldsmobile 442

This car is apparently so nice, the current owner has owned it twice! The seller claims he is the second and fourth owner of this 1969 Oldsmobile Cutlass 442. It can be found here on Craigslist with an asking price… more»

31k Original Miles: 1987 Oldsmobile 442

Originally introduced as a performance model, the Oldsmobile 442 eventually morphed into a car with a focus more on luxury and comfort. It was still capable of reasonable performance in the context of its time, but tightening emission and… more»

1972 Oldsmobile 442 Convertible Barn Find!

OK, so is it 4 barrel carburetor, 4-speed transmission, and two exhaust; 400 CI, 4 barrel carburetor and 2 exhaust or something else entirely? Whatever, it doesn’t really matter because in the ’60s and early ‘70s the 442 was… more»

Lost Interest: 1965 Oldsmobile 442

We’ve all been there, as far as having lost interest in a project car, project truck, motorcycle, boat, motorhome, tractor, whatever. I’m there right now and I have to get back on track now that winter is here and… more»

Former Drag Car: 1966 Olds 442

According to the ad, this 1966 Oldsmobile 442 has been a drag car since new. Supposedly piloted by famous racer Bruce Allen, the car has been sitting for quite a while. If the seller (or new owner) can find… more»

Survivor: 1991 Oldsmobile Cutlass Calais 442 W41

It is not every day you come across a 1 of 204, factory built homologation car. Yet, this 1991 Oldsmobile Cutlass Calais 442 W41 is exactly that. Built by GM for the SCCA and IMSA racing series showroom stock… more»

All Original 1969 Oldsmobile 442

This 1969 Oldsmobile 442 is claimed to be a true, original, numbers matching 442. Currently, there is a bid price of only $2,850b but the reserve has not yet been met, which the sellers indicate that it is low…. more»

Celebrity Owner: 1966 Oldsmobile 442 Convertible

When I look at classic cars where it is claimed that a previous owner was a celebrity, I treat these claims with a certain amount of skepticism. The owner of this 1966 Oldsmobile 442 hold documentation to verify his… more»

Muscle Car Survivor: 1968 Oldsmobile 442

Up until 2009, this 1968 Oldsmobile 442 had called California home. It then migrated to its current home in Chicago, Illinois. All of those years in the California sun has resulted in a survivor that is sound and free… more»