Olds 442 1964-1971


June 10, 2013 By Mike Lee
Last updated on July 30, 2015
Olds 442 (1966)
Country
USA
Top Speed (mph)
121
0-50 mph
4.7
0-60 mph
6.3
1/4 mile
14.8
BHP
360 @5000rpm
Torque lbft
440 @3600rpm
BHP per ton
219
Engine capacity CC/CU
6555/400
Engine type
V8 Carburettors x 3
Aspiration
Normal
Compression Ratio
10.3:1
Valve Type/No
Overhead 16
Transmission (manual/auto)
Manual
No of speeds
4
Wheels driven
RWD
Brakes F/R
Drum/Drum
No. of Seats
4/5
Length (in)
204.2
Width (in)
75.4
Height (in)
54
Kerb Weight (lbs)
3620
Additional Info: The 442 was an options package for the Cutlass and F-85 from 1964 to 1967 (1st gen). The Olds 442 became a separate model in 1968 (1968-1971 – 2nd gen). 1964 models had a 310hp 330cu engine with a 0-60 of 7.4 secs and a 1/4 mile of 15.6. 1965 models had a 345hp 400cu engine with a 0-60 of 5.5 and 1/4 mile of 15. 1966 models had a 350hp 400cu engine with a 0-60 of 7.1 and a 1/4 mile of 15.5 and also available was a 3×2 bbl 360hp 400cu engine with a 0-60 of 6.8 and 1/4 mile of 15. 1967 models had a 300hp 400cu engine, a 350hp 400cu engine and the 360hp 400cu “W30” (forced air induction) that did 60 in 6.7 secs and the 1/4 mile in 15 secs. 1968 models had a 290hp 400cu engine, a 325hp 400cu engine (auto), a 350hp 400cu engine (manual), the 360hp 400cu W30 and a new 390hp 455cu “Hurst/Olds” (force air and turbo hydromatic with Hurst dual gate shifter), 0-60 in 5.4 and 1/4 mile in 13.9. 1969 models had a 325hp 350cu “W31” engine with a 0-60 of 6.6, 1/4 mile in 14.9, a 325hp 400cu engine (auto), a 350hp 400cu engine (manual), a 350hp 400cu “W32” engine, a 360hp 400cu “W30” engine and a 380hp 455cu “Hurst/Olds” engine with a 0-60 of 6.2, and 1/4 mile of 14.1. 1970 models had a 310hp 350cu “Rallye” engine with a 0-60 of 7 and 1/4 mile of 15.3, a 365hp 455cu engine and a 370hp 455cu “W30” with 0-60 in 5.7 and 1/4 mile in 14.4. 1971 models are now net hp, with a 270hp 455cu engine and a 300hp 455cu “W30” with 0-60 in 6.5 and 1/4 mile in 14.8 secs. 1972 had a 160hp 350cu engine, a 180hp 350cu engine, 250hp 455cu engine, 300hp 455cu engines for the W30 and Hurst/Olds.

 

Olds 4-4-2 W30 (1970)
Country
USA
Top Speed (mph)
116
0-50 mph
4.5
0-60 mph
5.7
1/4 mile
14.4
BHP
370 @5200rpm
Torque lbft
500 @3600rpm
BHP per ton
217
Engine capacity CC/CU
7453/455
Engine type
V8 Carburettor
Aspiration
Normal
Compression Ratio
10.5:1
Valve Type/No
Overhead 16
Transmission (manual/auto)
Automatic
No of speeds
3
Wheels driven
RWD
Brakes F/R
Drum/Drum
No. of Seats
4/5
Length (in)
203.2
Width (in)
76.2
Height (in)
52.8
Kerb Weight (lbs)
3754

 

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