1957 Oldsmobile Eighty-Eight Holiday Hardtop
** BEAUTIFUL !! - 1957 OLDSMOBILE SUPER 88 HOLIDAY HARDTOP GOLDEN ROCKET - MILD CUSTOM HOT ROD !! . THOUSANDS OF DOLLARS AND MANY, MANY HOURS SPENT ON THE RESTORATION / CUSTOM BUILD OF THIS RARE BEAUTY !! . VERY STRONG !! - APPEARS ORIGINAL - (277 HORSEPOWER!!) - REBUILT DOWN TO THE BARE BLOCK WITH LESS THAN 5000 MILES SINCE !! - 371 CID "ROCKET" V8 MOTOR - ORIGINAL 4 BARREL INTAKE MANIFOLD - ORIGINAL EXHAUST MANIFOLDS - ORIGINAL VALVE COVERS - ORIGINAL 4 BARREL CARBURETOR - EDELBROCK CUSTOM CHROME AIR CLEANER HOUSING, ETC. !! . SMOOTH - REBUILT WITH LESS THAN 5000 MILES SINCE - TWO SPEED - "JETAWAY" - HYDRA-MATIC AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION !! . EYE POPPING BEAUTIFUL !! - CUSTOM "HOUSE OF KOLOR" CANDY ROOT BEER AND PEARL WHITE EXTERIOR FINISH !! . FACTORY ORIGINAL - DRIVER'S DOOR PILLAR MOUNTED OLDSMOBILE VIN TAG - FACTORY ORIGINAL - OLDSMOBILE FIREWALL MOUNTED DATA PLATE !! . VERY NICE !! - CUSTOM PEARL WHITE AND CARMINE RED VINYL TUCK AND ROLL HOT ROD INTERIOR !! . BEAUTIFUL - NEARLY NEW - CUSTOM - PACER "DRAGSTAR" POLISHED ALUMINUM WHEELS WRAPPED IN BRAND NEW STEEL BELTED RADIAL TIRES !! . THROATY - "LOUD" - CUSTOM TRUE DUAL SIDE EXIT EXHAUST SYSTEM WITH DUAL STAINLESS STEEL TIPS !! . NICE - DRY - OREGON - IDAHO HIGH MOUNTAIN DESERT - WESTERN CAR !! . RECENTLY DRIVEN FROM PORTLAND TO SACRAMENTO WITH ZERO ISSUES !! . 100 ADDITIONAL PICTURES BELOW THE DESCRIPTION AND A MUST SEE VIDEO OF THE CAR ABOVE !! *** Take a look at this BEAUTIFUL !! - RARE - MILD CUSTOM HOT ROD - 1957 Oldsmobile Super 88 Holiday Hardtop !! Thousands of dollars and many, many hours were spent on the restoration / custom build of this BEAUTY ! 1957 was also the FIRST year of the 3rd generation Super 88's and this was also a ONE YEAR ONLY body style !! We just purchased this Holiday Two Door Hardtop from the previous Oregon 70+ year old owner and as you can tell in the pictures and video it was his pride and joy for sure !! He told us that he just doesn't drive this car much anymore because his health is failing and it needs to go to someone who can enjoy it more, LUCKY YOU !! He told us that he recently drove the car from Portland, Oregon to Sacramento, California without any issues !! It still retains it's correctly mounted - FACTORY ORIGINAL - driver's door pillar mounted Oldsmobile VIN tag and it's - FACTORY ORIGINAL - firewall mounted data plate, both of which are shown in pictures below. This is a NICE - DRY - Oregon - Idaho High Mountain Desert - Western car and it shows! I drove this car as my daily driver for the last several days and I assure you it runs and drives VERY WELL !! You talk about a KICK to drive, UNBELIEVABLE !! If you can make it to Boise in the next ten days please come look at and drive this car for yourself. You won't be disappointed !! This is a QUALITY CAR FOR SURE THAT IS READY TO DRIVE, SHOW AND ENJOY !! At the heart of this BEAUTY is what appears to be the VERY STRONG !! - ORIGINAL - (277 Horsepower!!) - REBUILT !! - 371 CID "Rocket" V8 motor that is running VERY WELL indeed. It has less than 5,000 miles on a full, bare-block professional rebuild. The motor also sports the ORIGINAL 4 barrel intake manifold, ORIGINAL valve covers, ORIGINAL exhaust manifolds, ORIGINAL 4 barrel carburetor and an Edelbrock custom chrome air cleaner housing, Etc.. Sounds GREAT too with the THROATY "LOUD" true dual side exit exhaust system with dual stainless steel tips. The engine is backed by a SMOOTH - REBUILT - Two speed "Jetaway" Hydra-Matic automatic transmission that also functions very well !! The - BEAUTIFUL !! - CUSTOM - Pearl White and Carmine Red Vinyl Tuck and Roll Hot Rod interior is in VERY NICE condition including a VERY NICE CUSTOM Pearl White Tuck and Roll Vinyl with red piping front seat, VERY NICE CUSTOM Matching Carmine Red and Pearl White Vinyl door panels, VERY NICE Dark Red carpeting, good ORIGINAL Oldsmobile steering wheel showing several cracks, NICE ORIGINAL Factory gauge clusters, VERY NICE CUSTOM Pearl White Tuck and Roll Vinyl with red piping rear seat, VERY NICE CUSTOM Pearl White Vinyl headliner, VERY NICE CUSTOM Pearl White Vinyl sun visors and a VERY NICE CUSTOM Matching Pearl White dash with custom pinstriping !! All of the black rubber weatherstripping is soft, supple & in GREAT condition! The - CUSTOM "House of Kolor" - Candy Root Beer and Pearl White exterior finish is EYE POPPING BEAUTIFUL !! showing several very small chips and imperfections that have been touched up but looks STUNNING as you can clearly see in the video above & 100 ADDITIONAL PICTURES BELOW! Candy Root Beer and Pearl White exterior with a VERY NICE Matching Pearl White and Carmine Red Vinyl interior is a GREAT color combination indeed, how could it get any better on a Super 88 Holiday Two Door Hardtop Golden Rocket ?! This Super 88 comes nicely equipped including factory power steering, factory front wing windows, factory power wipers, original dual chrome side view mirrors, good heater and defroster, good glass, factory gauge cluster with 120 MPH speedometer, original clock which is no longer working, adjustable rear air shocks, aftermarket Equus temperature / oil pressure and voltage gauges, aftermarket Equus dash mounted tachometer and an AWESOME Kenwood digital AM / FM / CD player stereo radio. (The original AM radio has been removed.) There are not many of these BEAUTIES left on the roads for sure! The suspension and drive line seem to be in good working order as well as the electrical system. Check out the BEAUTIFUL - NEARLY NEW - CUSTOM - Polished Aluminum Pacer "Dragstar" wheels wrapped in BRAND NEW steel belted radial tires, they look OUTSTANDING on this Holiday Hardtop & really give it that CLEAN "Custom Hot Rod" look! All of the ORIGINAL chrome and stainless steel exterior body trim and moldings are in VERY NICE condition including NICE Original badging, VERY NICE ORIGINAL Painted front & rear bumpers, VERY NICE CUSTOM Stainless Steel grill and NICE ORIGINAL Chrome headlight surrounds. The CLEAN trunk also sports VERY NICE Dark Red carpeting and Pearl White tuck and roll vinyl liner and a full size whitewall radial spare tire. All of the ORIGINAL light lenses & reflectors are clear, bright and BEAUTIFUL! This vehicle is in GREAT mechanical condition and it runs and drives VERY WELL! It is solid with respect to the overall mechanical condition as well as the overall cosmetic impression. Again, this is a NICE - DRY - Oregon - Idaho High Mountain Desert - western car and it shows ! Please pay close attention to the video above & THE 100 ADDITIONAL PICTURES BELOW and this description as they will answer most if not all of your questions. If you need to speak to me my name is Ross and my phone number is . We prefer a bank to bank wire transfer of funds as payment for the car but we will also accept a bank cashiers check (US only) or a third party check. Funds must clear our account before the vehicle or the title to the vehicle is released to the buyer or the buyer's agent. We do not accept PayPal. This is one BEAUTIFUL !! - MILD CUSTOM - 1957 Oldsmobile Super 88 Holiday Hardtop Hot Rod! 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