1955 Oldsmobile Stafire Convertible



Less-well-equipped ’55 Chevys sell for more, and don’t provide nearly the visual excitement or driving pleasure

Oldsmobile’s revolutionary Rocket engine debuted in 1949 and immediately became the favorite of racers. Designed from inception to take advantage of “Boss” Kettering’s research into high compression ratios, it evolved steadily with the availability of high-octane gasoline and was a consistent winner in stock car racing. By 1955, Olds engineers were getting 202 horsepower and Read More