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1953 Oldsmobile 98 Convertible

1953 Oldsmobile 98 Convertible

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1953 Oldsmobile 98 Convertible

1953 Oldsmobile 98 Convertible
AUCTION RESULTS: Lot was Sold at a price of $55,000

165bhp, 303 cu. in. "Rocket" overhead valve V8 engine, four-barrel carburetor, four-speed Hydra-Matic automatic transmission, independent front suspension with coil springs, live rear axle with semi-elliptic leaf springs, and power-assisted four-wheel drum brakes. Wheelbase: 124"

This outstanding 1953 Oldsmobile 98 Convertible is presented in a very attractive exterior finish, complemented by lovely brightwork and a white convertible top. Notable exterior features include a driver's side spotlight, period correct wide whitewall tires and attractive chrome-plated wire wheel covers. The interior features rich leather upholstery, as well as a padded upper dash panel with a silver painted lower half, and bright accents. This fine example is well-equipped with power brakes, power windows, an AM radio, Autronic Eye, headlight dimmer and an electric clock.

While American convertibles of the 1950s continue to be strong collector cars for a multitude of reasons, this 1953 Oldsmobile 98 Convertible is a great representative of the dawn of the widespread use of the overhead valve Rocket V8 engine. Equipped with GMs Hydra-Matic automatic transmission, this wonderful open car is a rolling showcase of 1950s innovation.

RM Auctions
Automobiles of Amelia Island
March 14, 2009
Website: www.rmauctions.com
Sold at a price of $55,000
Lot #289

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1953 Oldsmobile 98 Convertible

1953 Oldsmobile 98 Convertible

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