Toronado

First Generation FWD: 1967 Oldsmobile Toronado

My first exposure to an Oldsmobile Toronado was via an AMT 1/25 model kit many years ago. It was an early model construction attempt and as I recall, it turned out pretty well. The one thing that I specifically… more»

Fair Farm Find? 1966 Oldsmobile Toronado

The seller refers to this one as a farm find and it’ll take a major first-year Toronado fan to buy and restore this 1966 Oldsmobile Toronado given its present condition. It can be found here in the field in… more»

EXCLUSIVE: 1970 Olds Toronado With 11k Miles!

After being parked for most of its life, this Toronado is still in great shape. Reader Tedd Z has been tasked by the owner to find a new home for it and given how well it cleaned up, we… more»

One Family Owned: 1966 Oldsmobile Toronado

After belonging to the same family since it was new, the time has come for this 1966 Oldsmobile Toronado to hit the road, and to see if it can find another family who will hold onto it for another… more»

Barris “Mannix Roadster”! 1967 Olds Toronado

Mannix is one of those guilty pleasure¬†shows for me. It’s one of those campy shows that some folks think are beneath them. I also openly admit to loving the Andy Griffith show and the Brady Bunch so maybe I’m… more»

46,040 Miles: 1969 Oldsmobile Toronado

You were really something if you had a 1969¬†Oldsmobile Toronado back in the day. The ashtrays were probably filled with cigar or pipe ashes and there may have been a hat on the passenger seat. And I mean a… more»

25k Genuine Miles: 1977 Oldsmobile Toronado

Barn Finder Pat L has a great eye for spotting the interesting, the unusual, and the downright cool, and has definitely come up trumps with this Toronado. Thanks so much for that Pat. With only a claimed 25,000 miles… more»

Only 44K Miles: 1977 Oldsmobile Toronado Brougham

Oldsmobile Toronado was sort of the modern pioneer of front wheel drive cars in America, followed closely by the Cadillac Eldorado. While the Toronado came on the scene in 1966, it was the late seventies and early eighties before… more»

Ground Breaking Classic: 1966 Oldsmobile Toronado

For a front-wheel-drive luxury car with a curb weight of 4,500lbs, the 1966 Oldsmobile Toronado was capable of producing some pretty impressive performance figures. It was capable of a 0-60 time of 7.5 seconds and could continue accelerating to… more»

Long Slumber: 1967 Oldsmobile Toronado

This 1967 Toronado was only on the road for four years before the owner put it into storage. It remained there until only a few years ago. Barn Finder Michael located this Olds for us so I must thank… more»

Fresh Off The Production Line? 1966 Oldsmobile Toronado

When the Oldsmobile Toronado broke cover in 1966 it was a ground-breaker. As well as being the first US produced front wheel drive car since the 1937 Cord, it won the 1966 Motor Trend Car of the Year and… more»

Needs Headlight Tubes?! 1966 Oldsmobile Toronado

What other car looks like a 1966 Oldsmobile Toronado? This specimen, listed here on Dallas, Texas craigslist, would look at home in a Sci-Fi movie set anytime between 1990 and 2090. Beauty lies in the eye of the beholder,… more»

Grey Ghost: 1985 Oldsmobile Toronado Caliente

The Oldsmobile Toronado is a car that has always intrigued me. The concept of a front wheel drive V8 seemed like such an alien concept when these were first released. This third generation Toronado is for sale here on… more»

Roadside Sighting: Oldsmobile Toronado Camper

There are some really interesting and odd creations out there, but this Toronado Camper Conversion is definitely at the top of the list. Looking David G’s roadside sighting over, you really have to wonder what the builder was thinking… more»