1977 OLDSMOBILE Cutlass S, V-8

1977 OLDSMOBILE Cutlass S, V-8

CUTLASS S/SUPREME/SALON — SERIES 3A — V-6/V-8 — As in 1976, quad rectangular headlamps on the Cutlass midsize stood above horizontal parking lamps with bright bezel. Once again, different grilles were used on S and Supreme/Salon models, accenting the sportiness of Cutlass S and the more formal image of Supreme and Salon. Cutlass S had a front end with vertical-bar twin-section wrapover grille style similar in concept to the 1976 version, with bold, bright dividers forming eight wide “holes” on each side. But the front vertical segment was taller, wrapping back nearly horizontally along the top. The former version followed an angled front panel. At the rear again were dual stacked taillamps. Once again, Cutlass S could have the 4-4-2 appearance/handling option, with special striping, specific front-end panel, and dual grilles with a series of narrow horizontal bars that carried upward and rearward into t ...

 

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