1968 Oldsmobile 442
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STOCK #: 8M363791
Color: Ivory Gold Mist/Ivory Gold Mist
1968 Oldsmobile 442
The Oldsmobile 442 was a muscle car produced by the Oldsmobile division of General Motors. It was introduced as an option package for F-85 and Cutlass models sold in the United States beginning with the 1964 model year. The 442 title comes from the configuration of the car: a four-barrel carburetor, a four-speed manual transmission, and dual exhaust pipes.
The 442 became a separate model from 1968 through 1971. All standard 1968 442 engines are painted a bronze–copper color, as with the 1967s, topped with a fire-red air cleaner. 1968 was the first year for side marker lights and the last year for vent windows on hardtops and convertibles. 442s for '68 had unique rear bumpers, with exhaust cutouts and special exhaust tips.
1968 Oldsmobile 442
This 442 was originally delivered to Cooper Motor Sales of Coral Gables, Florida. It has been through a professional nut and bolt rotisserie restoration. The motor and transmission are both numbers matching. This is one authentic and pristine 442!
Protect-o Plate, Original Owners Manual, and Service Manual Included in Sale
Original Numbers Matching 400ci Motor
Original TH400 3-Speed Transmission
12 Bolt Rear End (video is incorrect)
Correct Bronze Engine Block Color
Brand New Fuel Lines
Correct Air Cleaner
Correct Cast Iron 4V Intake Manifold
Correct Cast Iron Manifolds
Correct Points Distributor
New V Belts
New Power Steering Pump
Mandrel Bent True Dual Exhaust System
Factory Correct Mufflers
Power Front Disc Brakes, Rear Drum
Correct Delco Brake Booster
Rear Sway Bar
Original Body Panels
Repainted Original “Willow Gold” with Black Stripes
Base Coat/Clear Coat Paint
Straight and Spectacular Body
Beautiful Gaps, Great Fit and Finish
Original “442” Emblems
Original Black Plastic Inner Fenders
Satin Black Hood and Firewall
Factory Correct Double A Arms
Fresh Coils and Shocks
Original 14” Oldsmobile Stamped Style SSII Wheels
Oldsmobile Rocket Center Caps
Redline Tires 205/75/14
“Ivy Gold” Interior
Original Door Panels
442 Exclusive Walnut Trim
Original Wood Trimmed 3 Spoke Satin Wheel
Red Oldsmobile Rocket Logo
Original 442 Logo on Glove Box
Fully Restored Trunk
Spatter Paint, Houndstooth Mat, Correct Spare Tire and Trunk Lid Decals
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