my good friend, four-four-deuce stands for 4 barrel rochester Quadrajet carb, 4 gear stick tranny, and dual exhaust.
later it stood for 400 cubic inch engine, 4 barrel and 2 exhaust. auto was an option, so the 442 name is kinda meaningless.
your both right, I had a 68, 69, 71, 74,but that year ,442 was just a option, not a model all by itself. hope this helps
Looking for a Used 442 in your area?
CarGurus has 56 nationwide 442 listings and the tools to find you a great deal.
Search Oldsmobile 442 Questions
Oldsmobile 442 Experts
Related Models For Sale
Used Cars For Sale