RealRides of WNY - 1968 Toronado

Either not many examples of the 1968 Oldsmobile Toronadoare still around, or they’re very well hidden. We saw this rare one seven years ago in front of a Cambriarepair garage. It’s one of about 30,000 which were produced in this, the front-drive coupe’s third model year. The ’68 model still pretty much retained the original’s shape, albeit with a different front grill

RealRides of WNY - 1968 Oldsmobile Toronado

Ran into this nice 1968 Oldsmobile Toronadoover the weekend in Tonawanda (figuratively, not literally, lol). It’s really rare these days to see a first-gen Toronado out and about. This design was a mild restyle of the original ’66 model, which was the first modern-day mass-produced American front-wheel-drive car. It would get a total makeover for model year 1971 — longer, lower,