1953 OLDSMOBILE 98 FIESTA CONVERTIBLE - 161285 Sold* at Scottsdale 2014 - Lot #5068 1953 OLDSMOBILE 98 FIESTA CONVERTIBLE https://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/161285/161285_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
Lot #5068

1953 OLDSMOBILE 98 FIESTA CONVERTIBLE

Auction Scottsdale 2014
Reserve NO RESERVE
Status Sold
Price
Lot 5068
Year 1953
Make OLDSMOBILE
Model 98 FIESTA
Style CONVERTIBLE
*Includes Buyer Commission
Details
VIN R476456
Exterior Color TURQUOIS/WHITE
Interior Color TURQUOIS/WHITE
Cylinders 8
Engine Size 303
Transmission 4-SPEED AUTOMATIC
Description

Lot #5068 - V8, automatic, full power, documented two owner Northwest 36,800 mile car from new. Title reads exempt. Along with General Motors big three show cars, Cadillac Eldorado and Buick Skylark, Oldsmobile offered the limited production Fiesta convertible for $5,717.00, double the cost of a 1953 Oldsmobile Rocket 88 convertible. Equipped with custom leather interior, panoramic windshield and a special version of the Rocket V8, only 458 in total were produced and predicted many styling features to come. A very special automobile.
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