261 Oldsmobile Rocket Badge

261 Oldsmobile Rocket Badge

Oldsmobile Badge.
OLDSMOBILE SET
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AUTOMOTIVE BADGES SET
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The Olds Motor Works was set up by Ransom Eli Olds in 1897 making 425 cars in 1901 and for a short time became Americas top selling car company. Olds left the company in 1899. The last curved dash model was produced in 1907 and in 1908 the company was purchased by Genral Motors, Ransom E Olds going on to form the REO Motor Company. Oldsmobile continued until 2004 when it was fased out by Genral Motors after 35.2 million automobiles at the time it was Americas oldest auto brand. Badge on a 1939 Sedan. Shot at the Rally of the Giants, Knebworth 18.07.09 ref. 43-261

Posted by robertknight16 on 2010-01-26 12:44:11

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