The frame, transmission and brakes followed Chevrolet or Pontiac practice, but Oldsmobile favoured a Buick-type rear suspension, with a live axle and coils. ... A manual Oldsmobile was seldom seen: even when the Hydramatic plant at Livonia burnt down in 1953, the ... Oldsmobilea#39;s progressive role was maintained: wrapround screens and rear windows in 1950, the last year of the sixes, power steeringanbsp;...
|Title||:||The motor car, 1946-56|
|Publisher||:||B.T. Batsford - 1979|