1971 Oldsmobile 442 Hardtop Coupe V8

17 hits ID #14626


This 1971 Oldsmobile 442 is powered by a replacement 455ci V8 paired with a three-speed Turbo 400 automatic transmission and is finished in red over black.

The 455ci V8 was built by Vegas Machine in Nevada.

Work performed included boring the cylinders .060″ over and installing the following components:

Balanced Eagle 4340 rotating assembly
H Beam 4340 connecting rods
Forged pistons
High volume oil pump
.520″ lift hydraulic cam
Double row timing chain
Edelbrock Torker 455 aluminum intake manifold
Demon 730 carburetor
MSD Billet distributor with 6AL ignition box
Taylor 409 Spiro pro-race spark plug wires
BeCool dual electric radiator fans
Milodon valve covers
Milodon high capacity oil pan
Hooker long-tube headers

Exterior details include a fiberglass hood with hood scoops and pins, dual side mirrors, and fog lights.

Chrome 15″ American Racing American Torq Thrust wheels are wrapped in Mickey Thompson Sportsman S/T tires that measure 215/70 up front and 275/60 out back.

The suspension is fitted with air shocks, polyurethane bushings, and a Performance Suspension Tech front suspension kit.

Stopping power is provided by front and rear disc brakes, and a quick ratio steering gearbox has been fitted.

The seats were reupholstered in black vinyl and are joined by a matching dashboard, door panels, and carpets. Interior details include a Hurst ratchet shifter, manual windows, lap belts, and a lockable glovebox.

The battery has been relocated to the trunk.

The four-spoke steering wheel is mounted to a tilting column and frames a 120-mph speedometer, an analog clock, and auxiliary gauges.

An AutoMeter 10k-rpm tachometer and gauges for coolant temperature, oil pressure, and voltage are mounted below the dashboard. The five-digit mechanical odometer shows 23k miles, total mileage is unknown.


Make Oldsmobile
Model 442
Year 1971
Mileage 23000
Engine 455ci V8
Interior Color Black
Exterior Color Dodge Viper Red
Transmission 3-Speed Turbo 400 Automatic
Body Type Hardtop Coupe
Number of Cylinders 8
VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) 344871Z102932
Fuel Type Gasoline

$ 7000.00