1953 Oldsmobile Super 88
303 CID V8 4-Speed Automatic
SOLD - $27,595

Stock #145-MWK

Year Make Model: 1953 Oldsmobile Super 88
Engine: 303 CID V8
Transmission: 4-Speed Automatic
Mileage: 51177 ( actual )
Body Style: Sedan
Exterior Color: Red
Interior Color: Red/White


  • AM Radio
  • Bias Ply Tires
  • Cloth Interior
  • Power Seats
  • Power Windows
  • Seatbelts
  • White Walls
  • Wide White Walls

For sale in our Milwaukee Showroom is a stunning 1953 Oldsmobile Super 88. With only 51,000 miles, you’d be hard pressed to find a Super 88 in better condition. Everything on this classic cruiser works just as it did when it was new; from the lights to the speedometer and even the analog clock in the dash. Recent work on the vehicle includes the addition of a power antenna, the door jams were repainted and seals were replaced, new alternator, and new electronic fuel pump.

Under the hood of this Olds is a numbers-matching 303 CID Rocket V8, as well as the original 4-speed Hydra-Matic transmission, which was only equipped in early model year Super 88’s. Late model year vehicles were equipped with Buick’s 2-speed Dynaflow automatic transmission, as a fire in GM’s Hydra-Matic plant in Livonia, Michigan, the only source of the Hydra-Matic at the time, caused the plant to seize operation. Unlike the original Hydra-Matic plant, this Super 88 has survived the test of time and runs and drives like a car less than half its age and is one of the last cars with a Hydra-Matic from the original plant.

To see this numbers-matching 1953 Oldsmobile Super 88 in greater detail, including more than 100 HD photos and a video of it running and driving, please visit GatewayClassicCars.com. If you are interested in purchasing this vehicle or have questions, please call 262-891-4253 or email Milwaukee@GatewayClassicCars.com.

Numbers Matching and Original Mileage Cars

If marked as such, the Owner states, this vehicles as numbers matching and/or original mileage. It has not been verified by Gateway Classic Cars. As such Gateway Classic Cars is not guaranteeing the authenticity of this claim. Buyer is encouraged to verify this information on their own, prior to purchase.

All Vehicles are sold AS-IS.

This vehicle is being sold AS-IS, WHERE-IS, with no warranty, expressed, written or implied. Gateway Classic Cars and its affiliates shall not be responsible for the correct description, authenticity, genuineness, or defects herein, nor is responsible for any omissions or errors in advertising and therefore makes no warranty in connection therewith. No allowance or set aside will be made on account of any incorrectness, imperfection, defect or damage. 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, to their satisfaction to the condition and value, prior to purchase. Gateway Classic Cars and its affiliates shall and will make every reasonable effort to disclose any known defects associated with this vehicle at the buyer's request prior to the close of sale. Gateway Classic Cars and its affiliates assumes no responsibility for any repairs regardless of any oral statements about the vehicle, post sale.

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