1940 Olds Series 90 | Mothers Shine Awards

1940 Oldsmobile Series 90 Sedan 
Owner: Wes and Vivian Rydell , Grand Forks, ND 
Builders: Troy Trepanier, Doug Peterson, Rad rides by Troy, Manteno, IL

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Paint: BASF tan over moss green applied by Rad Rides by Troy.

Engine/Drivetrain: 480hp Chevrolet LS 3 disguised to look like 303ci Olds Rocket, 6L90 six-speed automatic, Roadster Shop chassis, Cadillac CTS-V rear end, front and rear independent suspension, Owner-designed custom wheels made by builder, two sets of wheels (one set features snow tires), hubcaps fastened by 1950 Olds-styled knockoff, 1958-styled trim ring around colored area.

Highlights: 2.5-year build time, built as a daily-driven winter car (10K miles on snow tires), leather interior stitched in-house by Adam Banks, 1949 Cadillac dashboard.