1966 Oldsmobile 442
It is a great find if you can spot a real 1966 Oldsmobile 442, let alone one that has an original drivetrain. Well, look no further as we have a sweet one here at Skyway Classics.
The Oldsmobile 4-4-2 (also known as the 442) is a muscle car produced by Oldsmobile between the 1964 and 1980 model years. introduced as an option package for us-sold F-85 and Cutlass models. The “4-4-2” name derives from the original car’s four-barrel carburetor, four-speed manual transmission, and dual exhausts.
The 442 we have here at Skyway is a “real” 442, not a clone or tribute car like you see on a lot of other national sites.
1966 Oldsmobile 442
400 cubic inch V8 engine block #3909025 1966 – 1967 400 – 390925 (442 engine only)
Engine painted in the correct Oldsmobile gold
Correct valve covers
Factory cast iron exhaust manifolds
Factory original chrome air cleaner assembly with the 442 decal on top
Chalk markings and paper decals in the very original factory looking engine compartment
Rides on the Oldsmobile factory type Magnum 500 wheels and Redline tires
Original looking red interior is stock and in great shape
Features a red front bench seat and matching rear seat
Matching red door panels
Red carpet, red floor mats
Red painted factory dash with all the original gauges and controls
Factory pushbutton radio
Trunk looks equally original with the mat, full size spare tire, and jack
Correct “C” code Provincial White w/ red pinstripe paint
Black vinyl top
Jack & spare
The 442’s correct 400c cubic inch V8 engine with the block #3909025 that shows it to be the 1966 – 1967 400 (442 engine only, has the engine painted in the correct Oldsmobile gold and has correct valve covers, hoses, power steering, power brakes, air conditioning, factory cast iron exhaust manifolds and dual exhaust, factory original chrome air cleaner assembly with the 442 decal on top, and even has chalk markings and paper decals in the very original factory looking engine compartment.
An automatic transmission handles the shifting duties with the chrome column-mounter shifter while it rides on the Oldsmobile factory type Magnum 500 wheels and Redline tires.
The original looking red interior is stock and in great shape and features a red front bench seat and matching rear seat with matching red door panels, red carpet, red floor mats, red painted factory dash with all the original gauges and controls, red seatbelts, factory pushbutton radio still remains, air conditioning, with everything looking like the time capsule that it really is.
The trunk looks equally original with the mat, full size spare tire, and jack.
Correct “C” code Provincial White w/ red pinstripe paint is on our 442 accented by the black vinyl top that is in great shape.
It has the bulging quarter panels, sparse bright work and 4 headlight look that will confirm that this isn’t your grandfather’s Oldsmobile.
This is a muscle car, a real 442 with great badging and looks and it certainly has the great sound of 442 power with the dual exhausts sticking out the back too.
The real 1966 Oldsmobile 442 we have here at Skyway Classics is very original and not a clone or tribute car like you see on a lot of other national sites. It is a time-capsule type of 442 that you will rarely ever find.
You would be very challenged to find another one like this one so do not hesitate to take a look at this one.
So give us a call at 941-254-6608.
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