Steel Horse - Autocar magazine » 1940′s Cars » FIRST MUSCLE CAR–OLDSMOBILE

1949 Oldsmobile 88 has a body of behemoth and heart of a lion. This car has V8 Rocket engine which rates with 135 hp. The Ancient Racing Oldsmobile 88 provides top speed up to 97 mph.

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The 1949 Olds Rocket 88 was the first muscle car – first car to put a big engine in compact body and to start the Horse Power Racing Age.

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Oldsmobile 88 model was produced from 1949 until 1999.

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1949 Oldsmobile Rocket 88

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