1913 OLDSMOBILE 6-cyl., 60 hp

1913 OLDSMOBILE 6-cyl., 60 hp

OLDSMOBILE SIX — SERIES 53 — SIX: This was Oldsmobiles new offering for 1913. The least expensive six cylinder offered by Olds, this series would be continued for several years. While the Limited was a well known and recognized machine, its sales levels were less than sustaining. Olds officials hoped this new, lighter six would sell better. The Olds catalog for the Model 53 said, “Without sacrificing any of the rugged strength and dependability for which the Oldsmobile is famous, the entire chassis of the new car has been refined, standardized and lightened.

 

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