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Auto | Car Models | Classic & Collectible Oldsmobile Cars of the 1950s

The 1950s Classic Oldsmobile Cars Channel covers popular antique Oldsmobiles from the decade. Take a look under the hoods of 1950s classic Oldsmobile cars.

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1951-1953 Oldsmobile Super 88

The 1951-1953 Oldsmobile Super 88 offered a wide range of models to choose from. The Super 88's are now better appreciated for their fine performance and the solid craftsmanship. Learn more about this unforgettable classic in this article.


1950 Oldsmobile Series 76

 1950 Oldsmobile Series 76

The 1950 Oldsmobile Series 76 would be gone after that year due to lagging sales. Check out 1950 Oldsmobile Series 76 pictures in its club coupe form. See more »

1954 Oldsmobile F-88

 1954 Oldsmobile F-88

The 1954 Oldsmobile F-88 had a long, strange trip filled with mystery, myth, and motoramas. Learn more about this fortunate survivor. See more »

1950-1953 Oldsmobile

1950-1953 Oldsmobile

The 1950-53 Oldsmobile Rocket had its origins in the V-8 engine developed for the 1949 Oldsmobile line. Learn about 1950-53 Oldsmobile Rocket origins. See more »

1954-1956 Oldsmobile

1954-1956 Oldsmobile

The original 1954 Oldsmobile designs were scrapped to make way for a new 88, Super 88, and Ninety-Eight. Learn more about the 1954 Oldsmobile lineup. See more »

1958 Oldsmobile Dynamic 88

 1958 Oldsmobile Dynamic 88

The 1958 Oldsmobile Dynamic 88 featured a redesigned exterior that strayed from popular designs of the time. Check out the 1958 Oldsmobile Dynamic 88. See more »

1951-1953 Oldsmobile Super 88

The 1951-1953 Oldsmobile Super 88 offered solid workmanship and a wide range of models to choose from. Learn more about the Super 88 in this article. See more »

1954-1956 Oldsmobile 98 & Super 88

1954-1956 Oldsmobile 98 & Super 88

The 1954-1956 Oldsmobile 98 and Super 88 offered solid craftsmanship and good performance. Learn more about these classic cars here. See more »