1971 OLDSMOBILE 442 W30 CONVERTIBLE - 81043 Sold* at Scottsdale 2010 - Lot #1244 1971 OLDSMOBILE 442 W30 CONVERTIBLE https://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/81043/81043_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
Lot #1244

1971 OLDSMOBILE 442 W30 CONVERTIBLE

Auction Scottsdale 2010
Reserve NO RESERVE
Status Sold
Price
Lot 1244
Year 1971
Make OLDSMOBILE
Model 442 W30
Style CONVERTIBLE
*Includes Buyer Commission
Details
VIN 344671M163572
Exterior Color LIME GREEN
Interior Color WHITE
Cylinders 8
Engine Size 455
Transmission AUTOMATIC
Description

Lot #1244 - This is an extremely rare and unique car, and is definitely a standout car. It would be hard to find one like this and especially one in this color. Very fresh restoration with very few miles since completion. Everything on the car has been rebuilt and detailed. The car runs extremely well just like a W30 should run. 1 of 110 built, of which only 78 were automatics. Very rare color, Code "43", Lime Green with white interior. Options include air conditioning, Dual Gate shifter, Rally gauges, AM/FM radio, power brakes and power steering. Matching numbers 455cid motor completely rebuilt. Matching numbers Turbo 400 transmission with "OW" transmission tag, which is W30 only. Carburetor, distributor, starter, water pump and alternator have all been completely rebuilt and detailed. Detailed pictures of every part before they were rebuilt. They all have the original stampings from the factory and are all date coded to the car. H-heads have stainless steel valves. Rear is a 3.23 posi-traction. Completely rebuilt with new posi-traction unit. Has all new polyurethane bushings front and rear. Underneath of car is highly detailed with inspection marks on suspension parts and driveshaft. Exhaust is all stainless steel. Original red fender wells in very good condition. Interior was reupholstered by Legendary Interiors. Air conditioning and original AM/FM radio work great. Highly detailed nut and bolt restoration. Body was originally a rust-free body and has the highest quality paint job money can buy. Bumpers are re-chromed. New tires and rims. Partial Broadcast Sheet.
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