Results for: 1973 Oldsmobile Delta 88 Royale

RealRides of WNY - 1973 Olds Delta 88 Royale

Passed this Emerald Green 1973 Oldsmobile Delta 88 Royale, ironically, driving through Buffalo’s Old First Ward on my way to last summer’s Buffalo Irish Festival at the Outer Harbor. This was Olds’ only convertible for 1973, and it would soldier on for another two model years before being dropped. It would be the last Oldsmobile drop-top until the 1990 Cutlass Supreme made an app

RealRides of WNY - 1973 Olds Delta 88

Some cars of the 1970s (this week’s featured decade) were a little more glamorous — like this 1973 Oldsmobile Delta 88 Royale. Landing right around the middle of the full-size Olds lineup, the Royale came standard with Olds’ Rocket 350 V8 with a 2-bbl carburetor. If you felt that was too puny to move a 4,300-pound car, you could opt for the Rocket 455 V8 and a set of dual exhaust