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Oldsmobile Delta 88

American Government Special Collections Reference Desk

Delta 88
Vehicle Model

A full-size car produced by Oldsmobile.

Awards and acknowledgements include:
A Complete Guide to Used Cars (1995 Edition) Best Late-Model Bet in the Full-size Car category (model year 1985)

Bruce Campbell's character drove a 1973 Oldsmobile Delta 88 in the film Army of Darkness.

Reference Desk
1983 Oldsmobile Chassis Service Manual
1986 Oldsmobile Chassis Service Manual

Page Sections

Photographs
Documents
Article Index
1978 Diesel Specifications


Photographs

Oldsmobile Delta 88 Photo ©2011 Bill Crittenden
Green Street Cruise Night: June 13, 2011
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Oldsmobile Delta 88 Photo ©2011 Bill Crittenden
Green Street Cruise Night: June 13, 2011
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Oldsmobile Delta 88 Photo ©2011 Bill Crittenden
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1966 Oldsmobile Delta 88 Convertible 1966 Convertible
Reserve not met, high bid $11,000 - Mecum Auctions
2013 Mecum Chicago Auction
Photo ©2013 Bill Crittenden
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1967 Oldsmobile Delta 88 1967
Photo ©2009 Bill Crittenden
2009 FITE Center for Independent Living Car Show
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1967 Oldsmobile Delta 88 1967
Photo ©2009 Bill Crittenden
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1967 Oldsmobile Delta 88 1967
Photo ©2009 Bill Crittenden
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1967 Oldsmobile Delta 88 1967
Photo ©2009 Bill Crittenden
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1967 Oldsmobile Delta 88 1967
Photo ©2009 Bill Crittenden
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1967 Oldsmobile Delta 88 1967
Photo ©2009 Bill Crittenden
2009 FITE Center for Independent Living Car Show
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1967 Oldsmobile Delta 88 1967
Photo ©2009 Bill Crittenden
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1967 Oldsmobile Delta 88 1967
Photo ©2009 Bill Crittenden
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1967 Oldsmobile Delta 88 1967
Photo ©2009 Bill Crittenden
2009 FITE Center for Independent Living Car Show
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1967 Oldsmobile Delta 88 1967
Photo ©2009 Bill Crittenden
2009 FITE Center for Independent Living Car Show
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1967 Oldsmobile Delta 88 1967
Photo ©2009 Bill Crittenden
2009 FITE Center for Independent Living Car Show
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1967 Oldsmobile Delta 88 1967
Photo ©2009 Bill Crittenden
2009 FITE Center for Independent Living Car Show
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1969 Oldsmobile Delta 88 1969
Photo ©2012 Bill Crittenden
2012 Remember Our Heroes Car Show
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1969 Oldsmobile Delta 88 1969
Photo ©2012 Bill Crittenden
2012 Remember Our Heroes Car Show
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1969 Oldsmobile Delta 88 1969
Photo ©2012 Bill Crittenden
2012 Remember Our Heroes Car Show
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1969 Oldsmobile Delta 88 1969
Photo ©2012 Bill Crittenden
2012 Remember Our Heroes Car Show
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1969 Oldsmobile Delta 88 1969
Photo ©2012 Bill Crittenden
2012 Remember Our Heroes Car Show
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1971 Oldsmobile Delta 88 1971
Photo ©2008 Bill Crittenden
2006 Milwaukee NNL
April 22, 2006
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1971 Oldsmobile Delta 88 1971
Photo ©2008 Bill Crittenden
2006 Milwaukee NNL
April 22, 2006
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1974 Oldsmobile Delta 88 Convertible 1974
Photo ©2012 Bill Crittenden
for $7,500 at the Mecum 2012 Fall Premier Auction
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1974 Oldsmobile Delta 88 Convertible 1974
Photo ©2012 Bill Crittenden
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1974 Oldsmobile Delta 88 Hurst Linda Vaughn Car 1974 Hurst Linda Vaughn Car
Photo ©2010 Bill Crittenden
2010 Muscle Car & Corvette Nationals
November 21, 2010
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1974 Oldsmobile Delta 88 Hurst Linda Vaughn Car 1974 Hurst Linda Vaughn Car
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2010 Muscle Car & Corvette Nationals
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Oldsmobile Delta 88 Photo ©2008 Bill Crittenden
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Oldsmobile Delta 88 Photo ©2008 Bill Crittenden
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Oldsmobile Delta 88 Photo ©2008 Bill Crittenden
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Oldsmobile Delta 88 Photo ©2008 Bill Crittenden
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1979 Oldsmobile Delta 88 Royale 1979 Royale
Photo ©2012 Bill Crittenden
2012 The Cars Time Forgot
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1979 Oldsmobile Delta 88 Royale 1979 Royale
Photo ©2012 Bill Crittenden
2012 The Cars Time Forgot
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1979 Oldsmobile Delta 88 Royale 1979 Royale
Photo ©2012 Bill Crittenden
2012 The Cars Time Forgot
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1979 Oldsmobile Delta 88 Royale 1979 Royale
Photo ©2012 Bill Crittenden
2012 The Cars Time Forgot
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1979 Oldsmobile Delta 88 Royale 1979 Royale
Photo ©2012 Bill Crittenden
2012 The Cars Time Forgot
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1979 Oldsmobile Delta 88 Royale 1979 Royale
Photo ©2012 Bill Crittenden
2012 The Cars Time Forgot
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1979 Oldsmobile Delta 88 Royale 1979 Royale
Photo ©2012 Bill Crittenden
2012 The Cars Time Forgot
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Oldsmobile Delta 88 Photo ©2011 Bill Crittenden
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Oldsmobile Delta 88 Photo ©2011 Bill Crittenden
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Oldsmobile Delta 88 Photo ©2011 Bill Crittenden
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Documents

DateDocument Name & DetailsDocuments
classified date 1990Technical Summary
1990 Oldsmobile Delta 88
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

PDF
- 307KB - 5 pages
classified date 1994On-Site Air Bag Investigation
1992 Oldsmobile Delta 88 Royale, 4-door sedan
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

PDF
- 15.3MB - 179 pages
classified date 1994Remote Air Bag Investigation
1992 Oldsmobile Delta 88 Royale Brougham, 4-door sedan
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

PDF
- 10.8MB - 135 pages


Article Index

DateArticleAgency/Author/Speaker
February 21, 2015Reference Desk: 1979 Oldsmobile Delta 88 Diesel Rear AxleBill Crittenden


1978 Diesel Specifications

The following specifications are for the Delta 88 with the optional Diesel engine.

Performance
0-30 mph5.65 seconds*
0-40 mph8.15 seconds*
0-50 mph11.55 seconds*
0-60 mph16.50 seconds*
Quarter Mile22.0 seconds @ 68 mph
*=As tested by Motor Trend, April 1978



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