1970 Oldsmobile 442 coupe 455 4 speed !

restored & rare numbers match

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Basic
Year 1970
Make Oldsmobile
Model 442 coupe 455 4 speed !
Engine and transmission
Engine Type V8
Engine Size 455 cui
Estimated HP 365+ hp
Heads Original
Carburetor 4 bbl original
Intake Original 4 bbl
Ignition Original
Transmission Type Manual
Transmission Spec Muncie 4 speed
Exhaust Type Dual with tips
Muffler Type
Interior
Interior Color Blue
Seating Type Buckets
Seat Material
Shifter Type Floor with console
History
Restoration Status Restored
Awards Summary Show winner !
Body
Body Style Holiday coupe
Doors 2
Body Color Astro blue metallic
Paint type 2 stage
Stripes White
Chassis
Front Suspension Type Stock original
Rear Suspension Type Stock original
Axle Specification
Wheels Rally 2 wheels
Front Brakes Disc
Rear Brakes Drum
MISC
Miscellaneous This car, like all PTTM quality cars, has received a complete check-up and engine and drivetrain tests, everything is in great shape and the car is ready to be enjoyed it is on our showroom floor so come and see it!. The car comes with complete documentation and proof of its low factory miles!
Bodywork & Trim

The complete body, structure and chassis are rust free and appear in untouched original condition !, the pain on the car is amazing and it has a great shine and the factory rally stripes are all there and correct for the car. All the trim and chrome aswell as the glass appears in factory original, very well maintained condition. A super clean and nice car.

ENGINE

Factory original 455cui V8 engine with 365+ factory HP. Everything under the hood is original and correct.

DRIVETRAIN AND SUSPENSION

factory original Muncie manual 4 speed trans hooked up to a performance rear axle with 3.07 gears and lim.slip diff!

INTERIOR

Original with Blue Strato Bucket seats, floor console and rally dash in beautiful and factory correct condition.

General discription

New arrival! comming soon!

 

Another great find by PTTM, and we are proud to be able to offer it to our clients!, this true and rare numbers matching, fully documented! and original LOW MILES 1970 Olds 442 Holiday coupe 455cui 4 speed !, its also a real documented W25 Ram air hood car.


This car is in amazing and super correct, all original condition and it has only 14000 ! documented original miles on the odometer. The car is LOADED with special options and has a great color combination of Azur blue metallic paint, blue de luxe interior and its factory extra cost option white rally stripes. It stands on its factory original optional rally wheels that were also painted in the correct color. WOW what a stunning looking car right ?.

 

With only aprox 3900 455 365 HP 4 speeds cars produced, this car can be considered a true collectors item. And that combined with the fact the car is genuine original and still has its numbers match driveline in place and is also highly documented makes it a real holy grail as

documented cars are much more valuable and rare than cars without that proof of pedigree.


For 1970 Olds introduced a complete new model and the base engine for the 4-4-2 became the 455 cui powerhouse with a monstrous 365HP factory hp rating, which in reality was much more as was proven by many car journalists at the time. Many estimated the real HP to be 425 or more. 


Combined with this cars 4 speed you have one of the absolute fastest production cars of 1970.

After 1970, as with many car brands, the 455's HP ratings dropped considerably because of the fuel crisis that was at hand and also because of the ever-increasing demand for less polluting cars. This means that the car you see here is one of the last true performance cars Oldsmobile ever produced.


The car was, although its real LOW miles, and its survivor status, restored with respect for its originality and rarity and almost every component on this car is therefor still factory original and correct for the car. The fact that the car is so original and super solid must also be due to the fact that it was almost never driven and pampered until the day it was restored. This makes the car look almost the same then the day it left the showroom of Olds dealer Kailer Youngquist inc. back in 1970. 


As stated the car is also loaded with factory options and has a gorgeous, as new blue factory interior with bucket seats and console shifter, power steer, rally dash and rally suspension just to name some. We found this amazing car with its last owner who took great care of it. The car also comes with a written low mileage guarantee, by what we think was the original owner and of course the original title that also states its low original 14000 miles. A super rare car indeed. 


The car comes with its factory original build sheet !, original dealer window sticker!, production card and owner history, it just doesn't get any better than that. All the cars parts, the engine and the drivetrain were checked by us on correct numbers and casting codes, and all appears to be factory original to the car. The low miles is also documented, and we think its accurate. 


A 442 alone is already a fantastic car by itself, but a 455cui Big block car with a manual 4 speed transmission is one of the fastest muscle cars of its era. As you probably know a 4 speed manual transmission car is faster than its automatic component due to the fact that the automatics lose around 30-35% of the HP to the drive line as were 4 speeds only lose a few percent. A manual 4 speed is also way more fun to drive and feel and use the real potential of a muscle car.


The Oldsmobile 442 with the 455-365hp factory hp rated engine is considered as one of the strongest and fastest muscle car of its time and a real investment grade classic indeed. And with this car's documentation and its low mileage its one of the best you cant find. As a car of this caliber with no prove of its history and originality, might just as well be a clone as most 442's these day's are. NOT this one sir.. It's the real deal and completely original.

 

THE CAR WILL BE IN OUR SHOWROOM SOON! More information, pictures and a walk around video will follow soon !

 

Some of the cars options are : ( its loaded !)

     

  • - 455 365HP V8

    - W25 Cold air induction hood

    - Power steering

    - Front disc brakes

    - Strato bucket seats

    - Deluxe interior

    - Rally dash

    - Rally wheels

    - Rear window defogger

    - Floor shifter

    - Console

    - Remote sports mirrors

    - Performance Suspension 

    - Tinted windows

  • - Tilt steering !
  • - Rally steering wheel
  • - Performance rear axle package
  • - Push Botton radio
  • - Biphonic rear speakers
  • - White rally stripes
  • - White hood stripes

     

  • And more!
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But if you like additional information ahead then please contact our sales! If there are details on the car you want to change or add some personal details, we can assist you with that no problem!

 

- The car comes with US title and EU import taxes paid and included

- All our cars are sold with complete service and inspection prior to delivery.

- On request, we can transport the car door to door worldwide!

 - On request we can also sell the car with Dutch plates or assist with TUV (H) 

- For outside EU export prices or business prices please contact our sales department

 

- While every reasonable effort is made to ensure the accuracy of this information, we are not responsible for any errors or omissions contained on these pages. Prices and info in online ad’s or website might diver and are subjected to changes and or have mistakes in them. Please verify any information in question with PedalToTheMetal Holland / Europe. 

 

And keep in mind that, the car you're looking at here today, was also looked at by others yesterday, and we can sell the car only once! So don't wait or hesitate but call our sales today. 

 

Price in euros
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