Busted Knuckles Auctions presents this 1970 Oldsmobile 442 Convertible in extremely clean condition featuring a 455 Cubic Inch Rocket V8 motor that was completely rebuilt with 300 miles. This 442 convertible is finished in blue with white stripes and a white vinyl convertible top featuring white vinyl interior. This 442 is being sold with a clean Texas title.
Under the hood of this 442 lies a freshly rebuilt 455 Cubic inch Rocket V8 motor that is built to W30 specifications. The power is transferred to the rear wheels via a TH400 automatic transmission with a Hurst “His and Hers” dual-gate shifter and 12 Bolt limited slip differential. Options added during the rebuild include an Edelbrock intake manifold, Holley 750 Carburetor, and refurbished radiator. Other features include power steering, power brakes, and air conditioning. The Seller states the transmission and rear end were overhauled with the engine during the refurbishment.
The car was repainted in blue with white stripes and features a new white convertible top. This 442 features a functional fiberglass ram-air hood and is equipped with a chrome rear bumper with dual exhaust cutouts as well as W30-style badges. Fifteen inch Rally wheels are mounted with BFGoodrich Radial T/A tires. All of the suspension has been redone with heavy duty components.
The interior of this 442 is upholstered in white vinyl with bucket seats, black carpets, and a four-spoke sport steering wheel. Other options include a center console with a Hurst dual-gate “His and Hers” shifter. A custom Alpine stereo system with custom under dash speakers have been added.
Included below is a full cold start and walk around video.
Basic information as stated by the seller
Make and Model
Seller – Dealer
Listing Type – Car
Year – 1970
Make – Oldsmobile
Model – 442 Convertible
VIN Number – 344670M126086
Exterior Color – Blue
Interior Color – White
Engine Type – Rocket 455 V8
Odometer Reading – 21,622
Is The Mileage Accurate? – 21,622 original miles/300 on rebuilt motor
Is The Engine Original? – Yes
Transmission Type – TH 400 Automatic
Vehicle Title – Clean Title
Location of Vehicle – Houston, TX