Super Eighty-Eight

Car of the Week: 1955 Oldsmobile Super Eighty-Eight

The Rocket-propelled Oldsmobiles like the 1955 Super Eighty-Eight helped pave the way for the scores of muscle machines that followed in the 1960s and early ’70s, and they were the cars that many young pedal mashers — including Gordon Garnett — got hooked on first.