The Oldsmobile brand ceased to exist in 2004 and, like Plymouth, which predeceased it by a few years, the name has started to fade into the past and from people’s memory. At Auto123 we feel the contributions to automotive history made by brands such as there should not be forgotten, and that their names should live on.
To prove the point that Oldsmobile was once a symbol of dynamism in the domain, here are 13 of the most original and memorable concept vehicles the company produced between 1954 and 2001.
1 – 1954 Oldsmobile Cutlass Concept
In them id-1950s new automotive styling and design concepts were bubbling up everywhere, and one model that reflected that dynamism was the Cutlass concept.
Clearly inspired by aeronautical designs with its wings and cabin-height rear section, this two-seat coupe had a roof that stood just 51.5 inches off the ground.