1958 Oldsmobile Eighty-Eight J-2 Tri-Carb
1958 Oldsmobile Super 88 finished in Egyptian Gold with Bronze/White interior. Odometer shows 69,068 miles. the famous 371 c.i. "Rocket" V8 producing 312hp/415lb-ft of torque and sporting an optional "J2" 3x2bbl carburetor set-up. All of this power was backed by a Jetaway Hydra-Matic 4-speed automatic transmission.This classic consists of; dual exhaust, Air conditioning, power steering, power brakes, dual power antennas, Bronze pearl vinyl seats w/ivory vinyl inserts, AM radio, analog clock, tinted glass, 3,997-lb curb weight, standard independent front suspension, 15" wheels w/ wide whitewall tires, wire hubcaps, satellite radio add-on, aftermarket 3-gauge cluster, exterior bright-work restored, and rebuilt power steering system.The Oldsmobile Super 88 was redesigned for 1957 and again underwent some body changes in 1958. 1957 introduced the famous "Rocket" V8 with this specific example featuring the "J2" option which added triple carburetors and a higher compression ratio that resulted in a more powerful 312hp version over the standard V8. All of the redesign work that went into the Super 88 was done one year ahead of its competitors in Chevrolet and Pontiac which led to a lot of success for Oldsmobile. Of the redesign for 1958 over 1957, the body was larger and the headlamps went from two to four. The Super 88 is still one of the most chrome-clad cars of any era. There is so much curb appeal that you won't want to miss out on this one.Part of a collection of 20 cars located and purchased to go in a museum honoring the founder of a family business who owned and drove these same cars. Recent circumstances changed the completion of the museum and all twenty automobiles were commissioned to be sold. All 20 under $30k, all 50's-60's American 4-door sedans, all in good working order and very good condition. The total expense in locating and purchasing, and reconditioning these Classics exceeded $600,000. Today they are all being offered for exceptional values.For more information on this amazing 1958 Oldsmobile Super 88, Contact: Mr. Bruski 877-855-1030.