1972 Oldsmobile Cutlass 442 Convertible
455 Oldsmobile engine with 550 hp
New weatherstripping and window felt
Fully functional Ram Air Hood and Factory induction air cleaner
Custom large capacity (10 qt.) oil pan
MSD Ignition with Rev Limiter, Super Coil & HEI Distributor
Ice cold A/C
The 455 CID motor was re-engineered by AMT (Gateway Racing Affiliate) and built to 550 HP spec. The carb and manifold has been dynoed at 405 HP at owners request. For the full 550 horsepower, a top manifold and carburetor change can make it happen.
High Cooling Performance/large capacity Aluminum Race Radiator complete with electric fan system and temperature sensors in addition to the factory designed cooling clutch fan. Electric system also senses and cools motor after shutdown.
The GM Turbo 400 transmission was re-engineered with heavy duty components, heavy duty oversized transmission cooler and related braided stainless steel hoses.
Two and a half inch Magna Flow dual exhaust system with high temp ceramic headers.
12 Bolt custom made Posi by USA DriveTrain in Las Vegas, Nevada with 3.73 gears and high tensile strength axles and gears. The ten inch shorter design allows for 275/R60/15 tires. Custom fabricated Heavy Duty driveshaft.
The car has Hotchkis & Koni performance suspension. Wilwood racing disc brakes on a all four wheels. Pedal/Brake pressure is adjustable with the \"dail in\" featured near the master cylinder. High strength racing rims with Cooper Cobra radials.
Upgraded and new wiring harness for new power window regulators, switches, and related hardware. Complete new Rally-Pac gauges by \"The Parts Place\". Certified with serial numbers including fully functional \"speed alert\" speedometer, quartz upgraded Tic-Toc-Tach combination clock, tachometer and multigauge. All gauges have been upgraded to dimmable LED high output bulbs.
New heavyweught convertible top with solid glass. New convertible top motor and hydrolic oil tubing and wiring. New switch and wiring. All new wood spars.
Ice cold R12 air conditioning- on an 86° day with 60% humidity, the A/C produced 47° air at the vents.
New Old Stock sheet metal was collected over the years prior to rebuild. Note the original GM sticker on interior of full rear quarter panel. GM NOS sheet metal was located and purchased one piece at a time. Original GM sheet metal body parts, stored for decades, were located and acquired making the build using high quality GM parts. Only one front fender is OEM as an original was never found.
Extensive NOS sheet metal throughout the build- full rear quarters both left and right, trunk deck lid, driver and passenger doors. NOS brackets, NOS chrome trim, new body bushings, driver and passenger door glass and an aftermarket primary tinted windshield complete with radio antenna.
All of the sheet metal were thoroughly stripped, prepared, primed, painted, and sealed. The floor steel is covered with Dynamat for sound and heat control.
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About This Dealership:
We are here for you at MotoeXotica Classic Cars and will ensure your online buying experience will be a pleasurable one from start to finish. We are now in our 10th year selling on Ebay with over 1,200 positive feedbacks! MotoeXotica was one of the Pioneer Classic Car dealers on Ebay and have seen a lot of dealers come and go. We have a brick and mortar 30,000 sq. ft. building on 5 acres in St. Louis, MO to serve you; we like to sell our cars the same way as we would like to purchase them, fairly and honestly. We ask for a nominal $500.00 credit card deposit and give you a 7 day grace period to inspect the car. If you find the car not to your liking we will refund your deposit with no questions asked should you get here and not like the vehicle.
We all know that the financial times right now are tough. With the stock market being so volatile and investments becoming less valuable, many people are turning to the classic car market to invest their money. Putting your money into a hard asset that you can enjoy everyday is becoming a very popular option, especially now when the marketplace is lower then it’s been in many years. We invite you to put your money into a vehicle that is fun to own and brings back memories of when you were younger.
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About MotoeXotica.com Classic Cars:
After 22 years of selling classic cars, Motoexotica has branched out as St. Louis’ Premier Classic & Exotic public car auction. Our number one goal is to provide service that is above and beyond the highest expectations for both buyers and sellers alike. In order to maintain this goal, we have joined forces with Manheim, the premier Auction House in St. Louis.