1985 OLDSMOBILE Toronado, V-8

1985 OLDSMOBILE Toronado, V-8

TORONADO — SERIES 3E — V-8 — Only a V-8 engine powered Toronados this year, as the former V-6 sold poorly. Appearance changed little. Torona-do's grille was little changed, a full-width dual-segment design with park/signal lamps at the outside; but tiny Crosshatch patterning was visible through each center portion. The standard 307 cubic inch (5.0-liter) V-8 had new roller lifters, new exhaust manifold and other internal changes. Standard equipment included four-speed automatic overdrive, power brakes/steering, Four Season air conditioner, power windows, digital clock, tinted glass, automatic leveling, AM/FM stereo radio with electronic tuning, six-way power driver's seat and P205/75R15 whitewalls. Also standard: cornering lamps, dual remote mirrors, speed control and bright body moldings. The 350 cubic inch diesel V-8 was available for the last time. A total of 7,342 Caliente packages (RPO code WJ8) were ...

 

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