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RealRides of WNY (on the road) - 1973 Olds 88

This 1973 Oldsmobile Delta 88was the last big Olds before Uncle Sam mandated its Battering Rambumpers. The ’73unitswere a bit heavier than the more integrated onesfound on the 1971-72 models, but were a far cry from the gawd-awful things introduced for 1974 (see below)which looked like afterthoughts. Actually, they wereafterthoughts. Badafterthoughts. Olds told us “Delta 88 is over 4,1

RealRides of WNY - 1973 Olds Delta 88

Some of you might remember seeing this 1973 Oldsmobile Delta 88earlier this year. I came across it again this summer on a bicycle ride through downtown Buffalo, and this time the top was down and it had shed its whitewall tires for a new set of black rubber. Although the car still looks great top-up or top-down, I’m voting for the whitewalls to make a comeback. It just seems right, IMO. I re