1940 Oldsmobile Series 70

"Super Nice"

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Year
1940
Make
Oldsmobile
Model
Series 70
Stock
BTC0663
Vin
197347
Odometer Reading
90,517
Engine Size
230ci 6-Cylinder
Transmission Type
Hydramatic Automatic
Body Color
Green
Interior Color
Gray
Drivetrain
RWD
Location
Traverse City

I have always thought that the Pre-War 70 Series Oldsmobiles had amazing styling and were perfect Pre-War starter collectable cars. 1940 was also a very big year for Oldsmobile and GM as this was the first year for the Hydra-Matic Transmission. Being new, they did not sell many due to skepticism however it had a lot of people looking and would soon win over the population years later. The 230 6 Cylinder is as reliable as they come and were known now and then for smoothness, torque and overall decent fuel economy. You will be getting a screaming deal on this car at this price as I feel that the paint work alone today would cost what you can own this car for. This Olds has been gone through from bumper to bumper with what I think is very nice paint, all new window and door seals etc…. , and all the glass is in great condition. This Olds starts easy every single time and idles instantly, its smooth and quiet and has plenty of power. The underside has some surface rust on some of the components as to be expected, the tires and brakes are good and the Hydramatic is very smooth. The interior is good, as is the headliner. This vehicle is on consignment from a Oldsmobile collector and rumor has it that there is a folder of paperwork including restoration that needs to be tracked down. If you are in the market for a very nice Pre-war collectable that is ready to be enjoyed either on tours or parades or just to look at, then this car needs a second look.

This vehicle is located at our Traverse City facility.

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Basic

Year
1940
Make
Oldsmobile
Model
Series 70
Hobby Segment
Classic
Odometer Reading
90,517
Drivetrain
RWD

Body

Body Style
Sedan
Doors
4
Body Color
Green
Stripes
No

Interior

Interior Color
Gray
Center Console
No

Engine

Engine Type
Engine Size
230ci 6-Cylinder
Transmission Type
Hydramatic Automatic

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