1957 Oldsmobile Super 88 Convertible Smartphone Case - Racing Stripes
1957 Oldsmobile Super 88 Convertible
Oldsmobile began using the 'Super 88' designation in 1951 to distinguish the Deluxe 88 models from the Standard 88 models. The 'Golden Rocket' designation was based on Oldsmobile's 1956 show car of the same name and adopted by Oldsmobile for its 1957 88 and Super 88 models. The 'Golden Rocker' name was a bit of a misnomer as the Oldsmobile division was celebrating its 60th anniversary (Diamond White) that year. It became part of the General Motors family on November 1908, just two months after the formation of GM). In January of 1957, Oldsmobile released the J-2 package as an option for public sale. It added triple carburation, a 10:1 compression, and a horsepower increase to 312 bhp. Factory literature officially stated the J-2 (an $83 option) was 'not recommended for street use,' which perhaps was all the publicity and motivation it needed to stir the heights and dreams of young enthusiastic buyers. It was tricky because the carburetors did not have progressive linkage. At low speeds, only the center carburetor functioned in aid of economy and tractability, but a heavy foot on the throttle engaged the other carburetors resulting in a lot of smoke and pavement rubber. Oldsmobile set records at NASCAR stock car races, and Lee Petty's J-2 Oldsmobile sailed down Daytona Beach at 144.9 mph. The 1957 Oldsmobiles wore an all-new body and new styling that featured a larger hood and grille, and a lower roofline. Body styles on the super 88 included a 2- and 4-door Holiday Hardtop, station wagon, convertible coupe, and a 2- and 4-door sedan. Prices ranged from $2,690 to $3,220. The most popular body style was the sedan which accounted for 42,696 sales while the 4-door Holiday Hardtop was also popular with 39,162 sales. The 2-door sedan found just 2,983 willing buyers and the convertible coupe had 7,128 sales. The station wagon was a new entry to the lineup for 1957 and had 8,981 sales. Standard equipment on the Super 88 included exposed chrome roof bows, side interior courtesy lights, bumper guards, turn signals, rubber floor mats, sun visors, armrests, 8.50 x 14-inch tires, and front fender chrome script. Various colored cloth and leather upholstery options were offered.
A game of subtle lights and shadows reveal the magnificent curves of the body of this Legendary American Car: 1957 Oldsmobile Super 88 Convertible one of the most influential vehicles of the 20th century. A true Car Legend that lives forever.
The harmonious, accurate, and elegant illustration of the 1957 Oldsmobile Super 88 Convertible is printed on an aluminum insert featuring a colorful color background with racing stripes.
Available in 8 several bright colors, it will not peel or fade. The Cell Phone Cases are available for Apple iPhone and Samsung Galaxy Smartphones.
Silver Grey • British Green • LeMans Blue • Italian Red • Military Green • Good Orange • Oil Black • Racing Blue
Apple iPhone 4 • 4s • 5 • 5s • 5SE • 6 • 6s • 6 Plus • 6s Plus • 7 • 7 Plus • 8 • 8 Plus • X • XS • XS Max • XR • 11 • 11 Pro • 11 Pro Max • 12 • 12 Mini • 12 Pro • 12 Max
Samsung Galaxy S4 • S5 • S6 • S7 • S8 • S8+ • S9 • S9+ • S10 • S10e • S10+ • S20 • S20+ • S20 Ultra • S20 Lite • S20 FE • S21 • S21+ • S21 Ultra • S21 FE • S22 • S22+ • S22 Ultra • S23 • S23+ • S23 Ultra
The cover / case is made of Hard Plastic (Flexible Rubber for iPhone 13 & 14 models and Samsung Galaxy S20, S21 and S22 models) and a Printed Aluminum Insert.
The image is permanently infused into the aluminum that will not crack, fade, chip, or peel (we do not use stickers or decals).
Easy access to all buttons and features of your phone, plug your charger cable, and headset without removing the case. (inductive charging is not supported).
The Smartphone is not included. You will receive 1 (one) Smartphone case / cover / skin only.
This Smartphone Case is brand new with tag. It is in stock, packed in a bubble bag and ready to ship.
This product is designed, printed & packed in the USA.
* Oldsmobile or any other marks are registered trademarks. Our products are not approved by any of these manufacturers and trademarks. We do not imply any association with these manufacturers and references are based on historical information in the public domain.