This is a RARE and ORIGINAL 1970 Oldsmobile Holiday Coupe 442 W30 with 4 speed transmission in it's recently re-sprayed original Matador Red over Black interior. It comes with a DOCUMENTED and true 64,026 miles. ONLY 1032 of these special 442 W30 cars were ever built for 1970, who knows how many survived. This car has lived its life mainly in Arizona. The car was sold new in May of 1970 from Queensbury Motors in Glen Falls, NY. The car has recently gone through a FULL restoration; including all mechanical systems subject to wear as well as re-furbished front RED plastic light weight optioned inner fender wells. The engine and transmission were both professionally rebuilt to stock OEM specs. The major portion of the interior is brand new. EVERYTHING works on this car, INCLUDING the Clock, Radio and all courtesy lights and comes with original owners manual and service wrapped book. It is equipped with manual disc brakes, power steering, Rally Gauges, 3.91 posi rear end, optional Tic/Toc Clock with RPM Gauge, optional OEM SSI wheels with new and correct date period Goodyear tires, OEM tinted window option, and well as the upgraded courtesy light package. The car is a VIN matching number car to the original M21 4 speed transmission mated to a correct factory warranty replaced L1SB short block, correct 455, with original "F" coded heads, aluminum intake manifold and distributor. When and why the warranty replacement, we do not know. It was quite common back in the day to have the short block replaced on these W30 cars under warranty conditions. It has the original W30 rear end specification 12 bolt 3.91 posi option with the optional W27 rear end package upgrade, light weight aluminum cover and rear sway bar. Finished off with correct optional OEM rare rear fiberglass wing. A complete new exhaust system with the correct trumpet tips and sounds beautiful as it should. This car has all service up to date and less than 200 miles on its full and beautiful restore. A very very fast and collectible car on the rise in value and collectibility. Call us today for more details about this beautiful 442!!
The ultimate Oldsmobile has to be this stunning 1970 442 W30. This is a real, numbers matching 442.
ST70 1970 model year
34487 3: Oldsmobile
87: Holiday coupe
LAN Lansing, Michigan assembly plant
262500 Fisher body number
TR 930 Black bucket seats
PNT 75 75 Matador Red body and top
This stunning 442 W30 features a complete restoration of a numbers matching car, and is one of only 1032 4-speed W30s built in 1970. In brilliant Matador Red. With it's massive hood scoops, subtly flared fenders, and cool trumpet exhaust tips that have their own cut-outs in the rear bumper. The paint is show quality and the black painted graphics have been expertly applied to a show quality. This is a first-class restorations. You just wouldn't see those lines on a car of lesser quality. The fit of the hood, which is fiberglass as original, is impressive given the dissimilarity of the two materials. Oldsmobile's were still straddling the luxury car line, so the 442 also received a good dose of bright trim, including the bumpers, grille, and stainless window surrounds. Sport mirrors were part of the package, along with die-cast emblems on the front fenders, deck lid, and nose. The glass is in very good condition, with a Soft-Ray tint, and the distinctive two-element tail lights.
Fitted with Black Strato bucket seats that match the stripes on the hood. The seats covers, as well as the foam, are brand new. There's burled walnut surrounding the handsome restored gauges, and the odometer shows just such low miles of just over 50,000 with less then 2000 traveled since the car was completed. Extra Oldsmobile feature's in 1970, fully lined, offering a matching spare Super Stock II wheel, spare tire, and complete jack assembly with courtesy light for the trunk..
The 442 W30's big claim to fame was the engine, a purpose-built 455 cubic inch beast. The W30 package included a cold air ram Fiberglass Hood, special carburetor, aluminum intake manifold, special air cleaner and a high-performance camshaft. This car also features the G80 performance axle package and M21 4-speed, original and born with this car, which offered 3.91 gears on a limited slip differential, extra heavy duty radiator, as well as the FE2 heavy duty suspension. As an option this car has steering. This car can compete today in any show and WIN. Chassis is fully detailed with the red oxide plastic floors and black frame with the correct suspension components. Front disc brakes were standard on the 442, and work extremely well even without the power assist. This super super clean, numbers matching W30 is show-ready.
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