Oldsmobile dealers ready to bury nation's oldest auto brand

...ominous message, but for hundreds of Oldsmobile dealers attending their industry's...done and it's not going to change. Oldsmobile is a wonderful memory, but there's...would end production of the struggling Oldsmobile line with the 2004 model year. The...

The not so merry Oldsmobile

...old-timers will recall the "merry Oldsmobile" jingle. It was as good and catchy...what's sad is the passing of the merry Oldsmobile. It's joining a long line of once-admired...Lately, GM has been using the familiar Oldsmobile name simply for its marquee value...

Opinion columns
What Is It?

...Bob Ennis said: "My guess is a 1958 Oldsmobile. General Motors was still in the chrome...easy to spot. Starting in 1959 the Oldsmobile started to cut back on the chrome. The...giving its cars some real performance. Oldsmobile also offered a three-deuce setup...

Chase through 3 counties ends in arrest

...through three counties. Columbia County sheriff's deputies tried to stop Patrick Benjamin Buxton, 24, in a primer gray Oldsmobile on Gordon Highway near Harlem about 9:30 a.m. because he has an outstanding narcotics warrant, according to Columbia...

What Is It?

...Detroit's past, the rear fin of a 1958 Oldsmobile during the heyday of chrome. Was it...wrote:"This week's car is a 1958 Oldsmobile Super 88 or Holiday. There were almost...Bob Ennis wrote: "This one is a 1958 Oldsmobile. Looking at the left rear quarter panel...

What Is It?

...week's photo showed the front of the 1966 Oldsmobile Toronado, the country's first front-wheel-drive...last leg. I happened to buy a 1966 Oldsmobile Toronado. If I remember right, the...AIKEN: Raymond Richards wrote: "1966 Oldsmobile Toronado with front-wheel drive and...

What Is It?

...was also was the name of a model put out by the founder of Oldsmobile. Then I thought of Thin Lizzy, an Irish rock band whose...public."Bill Harding wrote: "Ransom Eli Olds (after whom Oldsmobile was named) started the REO Motor Car Co. in 1904. During...

What Is It?

...that's cheating; it's just more fun to me to rely on memory."Wayne Wilke said: "The high-end General Motors cars (Oldsmobile, Buick and Cadillac) from 1958 were among the 'chromiest' cars ever produced. So my guess is the 1958 Buick."HEPHZIBAH...

What Is It?

Last week's photo showed the front of a 1971 Oldsmobile Cutlass Supreme. That particular car was one of several...beautiful turquoise 1967 442 with black vinyl top: "The only Oldsmobile I ever owned was a 1967 442. Other than the redline tires...

What Is It?

...the front corner of a two-toned 1950 Oldsmobile 88 Futuramic Club Coupe. The photo was...could not only be your grandfather's Oldsmobile, but it is also widely recognized...earlier in 1949, a bone-stock 1949 Oldsmobile 88 was chosen as the Indy 500 Pace...