1969 Toronado

1969 Oldsmobile Toronado What's new for 1969:
Most of the attention went to the rear of the car for 1969, with longer, more formal styling. An electronic rear window defogger was a new option.
Dimensions and Capacities
Exterior DimensionsCoupe
Overall length (in.)214.8
Wheelbase (in.)119
Luggage cap. (cu. ft.)14.6
Fuel tank (gals.)24
Interior DimensionsCoupe
Headroom f/r37.7/37.2
Legroom f/r41.3/35.5
Shoulder room 58.8/59.6
Powertrain Specs
Displacement/Type455ci 4bbl V8455ci 4bbl V8
Horsepower @ RPM 375 @ 4600400 @ 4800
Torque @ RPM510 @ 3000500 @ 3200
Transaxle3-speed auto.3-speed auto.
Identifying a '69:
1968 and 1969 Toronado's share overall front styling, with the exception of the grille mesh. 1968 models feature a honeycomb pattern, while the '69s have have an elongated egg crate pattern. The biggest difference is in the rear, where 1968 models retain the sloping quarters and trunk of previous years while 1969 models have a squared-off and elongated rear.