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1951 Oldsmobile 98 Convertible Like Cadillac Buick Pontiac Chevy Ford Mercury

Sale price: $39,999.00 make an offer

Car location: Altona North, VIC, Australia

Sale type: Fixed price listing

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1951 Oldsmobile 98 Convertible Like Cadillac Buick Pontiac Chevy Ford Mercury for sale

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1951 OLDSMOBILE "98"  Convertible

This is the rare 98 series convertible which shares the same main body with Cadillac of the same year

The car has nice patina and could be recommissioned and used as is

The engine runs well. however the brakes will need attention due to long term storage

Oldsmobile introduced the "Rocket" OHV V8 303 cu in in 1949 and it became the choice engine for many Hot Rods of the 1950s

The Olds looks like a "custom" straight from the factory and is extremely rare which makes it an ideal alternative to a Cadillac. Buick. Pontiac. Chevy of the period or a 49 -51 Mercury 


Original Vehicle ex -ARIZONA 

1951 Oldsmobile 98 Convertible – excellent original survivor and an easy restorer  The car is from Arizona  so the body is straight & sound with the right amount of patina    303 Olds Rocket V8 Automatic. Engine runs well.      Power windows & seat. Power top.   The body is unrestored and EXCELLENT original condition. with EXCELLENT Panel Fit. Very minor localised rust in floor – possibly due to leaking under seat heater otherwise excellent body   The car appears to be complete from original air cleaner to hubcaps. If there is anything missing it will be minor.   Needs cosmetic restoration only given the sound condition of the body.   It is very difficult to find any original convertible which is 65 years old in such original unmolested condition with excellent factory panel fit and almost zero rust - virgin metal
Given the rarity and value of this model in the USA it would be unlikely that this vehicle could be imported at the present time for the  price of  $ 39. 99 OBO 


Convertible - Power Top303 cu in "Rocket" V8  AutomaticPower Windows98 series upscale model (main body shared with Cadillac)

Rare Model to find especially in original  unmolested original condition

An Easy Restoration project or re-commission and drive as is.

The vehicle has an Australian Import Approval


Available for inspection by appointment - in Altona North Victoria 3025


              BUY IT NOW: $39. 99

                                                    or Best Offer

                    All reasonable offers considered

Any unrestored collector vehicle over 30 years old is sold as is . ith no warranties express or implied. The photos form part of the description.

More Photos available upon request


No Postage or Shipping applies to this sale. Ignore the free postage as shown in listing - I cannot remove it.

The purchaser is responsible for collection and shipping at his/her own expense/

For all Enquiries Phone: 0438 300 123

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