1970 Oldsmobile Cutlass Supreme | Suite101

26 Feb 2015 | Author: | Comments Off on 1970 Oldsmobile Cutlass Supreme | Suite101
Peugeot 605

1970 Oldsmobile Cutlass

In 1970 Oldsmobile gave a their to Cutlass line up, a new and unique roof line to the coupe.

The Cutlass is arguably the popular car Oldsmobile ever Introduced in 1962 as a deluxe of the F-85 launched the previous it was an instant success. The small, F-85 cars were after the 1963 model making way for the new full-frame A-body in

Sharing it’s chassis, floors, and many other components with the other cars that included the Tempest/LeMans, Chevrolet Chevelle/Malibu, and the Special/Skylark. All enjoyed success to great styling, and a huge of options and engine choices.

In 1968 the A-body cars updated, and this third of Cutlass cars were through the 1972 model The two door model’s wheelbase was to 112 inches. Rounded and less styling was used in 1968 and A fastback roof design was to Cutlass in these years, and set it from the other A-body

In 1970 that would

Supreme changes to the Cutlass

was considered an upscale car, and a formal looking car was brought to the line for the 1970 model Although the Supreme name had in use since 1966, it was the name for the new notchback styled Cutlass. The design was kept, and referred to as the “S”.

The 442 model also the “S” fastback body.

The Supreme not had a unique roof. A plush that featured a liberal of simulated burled wood on the and door panels, as well as side moldings and grills, set it from the other Cutlass A 250 hp 2-barrel 350 V-8 was standard in the Supreme, a 4-barrel 310 hp engine optional.

A special “ SX ” model could be that came standard a 365 hp 455 engine.

Oldsmobile Cutlass unique among A-body

One of the things that make car so interesting, is the fact that Oldsmobile produced two different coupe bodies, offering fastback and notchback. Pontiac had the Prix, and Chevrolet had the Monte but they had a longer wheel and are G-body cars, not A-bodies.

Buick had the Riviera, and Oldsmobile had the to offer as full-size luxury but still GM chose to let Oldsmobile a special A-body car, and not This arrangement would through the 1972 model In 1973 all the A-body cars be completely restyled, and multiple lines would be offered in all the GM cars.

Cutlass cars are popular with collectors. 1970-1972 are considered by many to be one of the best and driving Cutlass models produced.

Although the 442 gets of the attention, Supremes are more and plentiful, making them and attractive collector cars.

efforts are aided by a strong car club, and restoration parts are including upholstery kits, and weather strip reproductions. are several reproduction catalogs and used original parts can be through classic car parts


Burness,Tad. American Car Bible 1940-1980 . WI, KP Books

Norbye,Jan P. and Dunne,Jim. Oldsmobile: The War Years . WI, Motorbooks International,

Peugeot 605
Peugeot 605
Peugeot 605
Peugeot 605
Peugeot 605
Peugeot 605
Tagged as:

Other articles of the category "Peugeot":

Our partners
Follow us
Contact us
Our contacts


Born in the USSR


About this site

For all questions about advertising, please contact listed on the site.

Car Catalog with specifications, pictures, ratings, reviews and discusssions about cars