1971 Oldsmobile 442

1971 Oldsmobile 442

Owner(s): Bo Howell

City / State:  New Sharon, IA


Builder: Bo Howell

Engine Details: Gen V 454 BBC

Fuel Injection/Carburetor: Carburetor

Headers: Hooker Super Comp

Exhaust / Mufflers: 3” X-pipe and Flowmaster 40 series

Transmission: Tremec TKO 500

Rear-end / Ratio: 3.73

Front Suspension: Hotchkiss

Front Brakes: Disc

Rear Suspension: Hotchkiss

Rear Brakes: Disc

Wheels: 18x8 front 18x9.5 rear Centerline Dagger

Body Modifications: Side market lights deleted

Hood: Steel cowl induction scoop

Paint Type / Color: DuPont Hot Hues


Interior Goodies:

Custom Pieces:


Cool Story: The photo in front of the movie theatre is at Dyess Colony. (Boyhood home of Johnny Cash) that was one stop on a 1600 mile road trip with a buddy.