About This 1974 Oldsmobile 442
Posted: 04 Sep 2007
1970 W30 4 Speed Holiday Coupe
Hold on to your seats! Yes, this is for real! No, there are no excuses! Yes, you have a chance to own this one of a kind piece of history!
This is a Documented car with 3 different factory original Build sheets that document this as a real W30 ,M21 4spd trans with Rally Red(Bright Orange) Special order paint and a rear spoiler. As shown in pics
It is also documented with the Service adjustment check Sheet , protecto plate, Dealer finance agreement , 1972 Title,Owners manual and business card from the original salesman all still in the Original Glove box wallet.
This car has 93k original miles and still wears it’s original Paint. The complete original drive train remains in the car. The VIN is clearly visible on the Block and the trans, The original stamps from the factory. It runs and drives like a new car.
Some factory Options include:
Special order Rally red paint
OAI Fiberglass and steel hood, Factory Blue printed 455ci engine with alum intake, red plastic light weight inner fenders, special carb and distributer, boxed trailing arms, stripe package, light weigh sound deadening insulation.
Manual disc brakes
Inside hood release
TO coded rear axel
Rally gauges with tach
The key word here is “documented” Finding a documented W30 4spd car with its original drive train is harder than finding a needle in a haystack. I have searched for years for these cars and have had a very hard time of it.
Not to mention how hard it is to find an unrestored 4spd car in the best color, numbers matching still wearing its original paint and every option is documented by the super rare factory buildsheets.
This car is numbers matching from the carb to pan and nose to tail. It is guaranteed to have no issues with authenticity what so ever.
This car has been garaged its whole life, it has some chips from normal wear. There is a dent in the rear bumper center as shown in pics. The chrome on the bumpers shows its age with some slight peeling. The car has had one owner for 35 years who meticulously maintained and cared for it.
The interior is 100% original and looks fantastic. The original carpet has a worn spot under the drivers floor mat which is not visible. The trunk floor is like new with the original orange paint and no rust. Original trunk mat, Jack and spare rim. The original Mat has dried foam flaking off the bottom and some is stuck to the trunk floor.
The floors and frame are very clean and rust free just like the doors,fenders, quarters etc.
Specs & Details
Exterior Color: orange
Interior Color: black
Miles Driven: 93000
Sold For: $105,000
Source: private party
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