According to the company’s official explanation, it’s still the iconic rocket–but turned horizontally and going “in a new direction” for Oldsmobile. The rocket piercing the oval shows the brand going outside the boundaries, and its asymmetrical shape reflects its originality.Mar 24, 2020
10 Coolest Oldsmobile Cars Ever 1 1991 Oldsmobile Cutlass Calais 442 W41. via thetruthaboutcars.com. 2 1970 Oldsmobile Rallye 350. via oldsmobilecentral.com. 3 1968 Hurst Olds. via mecum.com. 4 1967 Oldsmobile Delmont 88. 5 1966 Oldsmobile Toronado. 6 1964 Oldsmobile Jetstar I. 7 1964 Oldsmobile 442. 8 1961 Oldsmobile Starfire. May 6, 2021
Hummer General Motors is going beyond bringing back old nameplates by reviving an entirely defunct brand as a new lineup of vehicles. The company is resurrecting Hummer, once known for its gas-guzzling ways, as an electric pickup and SUV under the GMC brand.Mar 18, 2021
Why Did Ford Stop Making Cars? Ford is cutting their car lineup to just two models due to a lack of consumer demand and interest. Ford plans to add hybrid-electric powertrain options to models such as the Ford Bronco, Escape, Explorer, Mustang and F-150 in coming years.
Although the Pontiac brand has seen better days, it’s ready for a revival. No, General Motors is not bringing it back but they have licensed a certain group called the Trans Am Depot to take care of it. The club planned for a suit, however, as a consummation GM decided to pay $5 to the…
As of the 2019 model year, the Buick name is no longer stamped across the back of its North American models. Buick, the company, effectively ceased to be an automobile manufacturer after 2010, when General Motors shut down its vast “Buick City” manufacturing complex in Flint, Mich.Sep 23, 2019
Thirteen years after the Oldsmobile brand expired, General Motors is selling a virtually new Alero—via State Line Auto Auction in Waverly, New York, where a 2004 Alero GLS Final 500 Collector’s Edition, the last Oldsmobile ever produced, is rolling across the auction block today.Dec 15, 2017
Though GM ended production of the Alero, Silhouette, and Bravada in 2004, sources say that the brand will be resurrected, but not in the way you might think. In its quest to become the number one automaker by all counts, Toyota has secured the rights to the Oldsmobile name.Apr 1, 2008
Notable achievements for Oldsmobile in the 1960s included the introduction of the first turbocharged engine and a factory water injection system in 1962 (the Turbo Jetfire), the first modern front-wheel drive car produced in the United States (the 1966 Toronado), the Vista Cruiser station wagon (noted for its roof
The Oldsmobile is an automobile with a reputation for sturdiness and reliability; it’s a good, dependable car that can still have plenty of life left, even with a good many miles accumulated. As such, purchasing an Oldsmobile, even pre-owned, can be a good way to find a great value on your next vehicle.
Some car brands associated with even the largest, most successful car manufacturers have been challenged in terms of sales and have had to be discontinued. The Ford Motor Company’s Mercury brand and General Motors’s Hummer, Pontiac, Saturn, and Oldsmobile brands have all be discontinued.Mar 22, 2020