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1957 Oldsmobile 88, 1950s Mid-Century Modern "Space Race" Styling

1957 Oldsmobile Other

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Jul 04, 2014
US $52,900.00
Approximately C $64,379.28(including shipping)
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1957 Oldsmobile Other
VIN#: 577M08992
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Used: A vehicle is considered used if it has been registered and issued a title. Used vehicles have had at ... Read moreabout the condition
VIN (Vehicle Identification Number): 577M08992
Year: 1957 Number of Cylinders: 8
Make: Oldsmobile Transmission: Automatic
Model: Other Warranty: Vehicle does NOT have an existing warranty
Mileage: 51,042 Vehicle Title: Clear
Exterior Color: Other Fuel Type: Gasoline
Interior Color: Black For Sale By: Dealer
 1957 Oldsmobile 88, 1950s Mid-Century Modern "Space Race" Styling
The Last Detail2900 US Rte 41North Chicago, IL 60064
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 Vehicle Details
  • Year: 1957
  • Make: Oldsmobile
  • Model: Other
  • VIN: 577M08992
  • Stock Number: 3869
  • Mileage: 51042
  • Transmission: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cylinder
  • Exterior Color: Other
  • Interior Color: Black
  • Title: Clear
  • 1950’s Mid-Century Modern “Space Race” Styling

  • 51,000 Miles

  • Beautiful Desert Rose Metallic

  • 277HP/371-CID V-8 Engine/ Automatic Transmission

  • Continental Kit

Distinctly finished in Desert Rose metallic, this 57 Oldsmobile 88 is complimented by a beautiful two-tone, black & white cloth interior. The seats are covered in plastic and appear to be original to the car! The interiors dash, seats, headliner, carpets and AM radio are in gorgeous condition showing its mid-century modern design with only the slightest patina, clearly reflecting the low 51k miles. The magnificent exterior is highlighted by a Continental Kit, rear wheel fender skirts and an abundance of chrome and stainless that accents this car’s space age design. The trunk retains its full sized spare & jack and can easily accommodate a few sets of golf clubs/bags for Sunday mornings. This 57 Olds is powered by the 371 cubic inch Rocket V8, producing 277hp! The Hydra-Matic 3 speed automatic transmission shifts smoothly along with the Oldsmobile suspension features power steering/power brakes and whitewall tires making this luxury coupe ready for takeoff!

If you’re looking for the perfect weekend driver that can be taken to local cruise night events or just enjoyed privately, this car checks off all of the important boxes: cosmetically correct with incredible styling, mechanically strong with a solid undercarriage. The Last Detail has always had great appreciation for only the finest vintage cars. We consider ourselves as being your trusted advisors in today’s collector car market! We only buy cars that we would personally love to have in our own collections. Stop by the North Shores premier vintage & collector car showroom to see how nice this American classic is down to The Last Detail… 


Mileage listed in this ad is current odometer reading, acutal mileage is unknown

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This vehicle is being sold as is, where is, with no warranty, expressed written or implied. Although we try to describe vehicles as accurately as possible, errors can happen and the seller shall not be responsible or held liable for an incorrect description, authenticity, genuineness, or defects herein, and makes no warranty in connection therewith. Any descriptions or representations are for identification purposes only and are not to be construed as a warranty of any type. It is the responsibility of the buyer to have thoroughly inspected the vehicle, and to have satisfied himself or herself as to the condition and value and to bid based upon that judgement solely. The seller shall and will make every reasonable effort to disclose any known defects associated with this vehicle but the buyer must do their own due dilegence prior to the close of sale. Seller assumes no responsibility for any repairs regardless of any oral statements about the vehicle.

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We do not offer warranties on ANY of our vehicles. If a vehicle has a balance on its factory warranty or a transferable warranty, TLD will do what it can to help transfer that warranty.  Please contact our offices for more information.We do our best to disclose all information known about this vehicle. Miles posted on this listing may vary slightly due to local test-driving or road testing. Keep in mind that no used vehicle is 100% perfect. Expect some normal used-car wear on this vehicle. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us.


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The Last Detail has served the automobile enthusiast community for almost 40 years now. All of our experiences have taught us one thing; be the best at what you do, and your reputation will always serve you well.

For almost 40 years, TLD has been providing award-winning restorations, full mechanical servicing, performance modifications, and show quality detailing and refinishing. Our deep involvement in sanctioned racing and club events has also taught us how to spot the difference between a thoroughbred and a money pit.

In today’s market, more than ever, it’s highly important to make an educated, informed decision when you decide to enter the collectible car market. The right car, well purchased, can provide years of enjoyment – and the prospect of appreciation that may even out-perform more traditional investments. We have learned to evaluate condition as well as history, rarity as well as desirability and market appeal as well as market conditions to help our customers make the right automotive investments. From locating vehicles, to determining their value, our knowledgeable staff can assist you in making the right decision.

When the driving season is over, take advantage of our secure, climate-controlled indoor storage. While your car is with us, it is the ideal time to schedule regular or specialized maintenance, detailing, mechanical upgrades & repairs, or restoration. Either way we will put your vehicle in top condition and make sure it’s ready to go come spring time.

Whether buying, selling, or servicing, we are your one stop automotive enthusiast destination, specializing in classic and contemporary cars for the most discerning enthusiasts – right down to

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