1988 Toronado

88 Oldsmobile Toronado What's new for 1988:
Trofeo was marketed as a separate model and featured new Lear Siegler bucket seats and monochromatic paint. Climate control buttons were reconfigured and enlarged. Message center now included oil change reminders. 3-point seatbelts were added to rear outboard seating positions. Wet arm windshield wipers were standard. Wire wheel covers were dropped. Engine was revised to feature sequential port Electronic Fuel Injection, with improved horsepower and torque. The engine also included balance shafts for more even delivery of power.
Dimensions and Capacities
Exterior DimensionsCoupe
Overall length (in.)187.5
Wheelbase (in.)108.0
Luggage cap. (cu. ft.)14.1
Fuel tank (gals.)18.0
Interior DimensionsCoupe
Headroom f/r37.8/37.8
Legroom f/r42.7/35.7
Shoulder room 58.3/57.5
Powertrain Specs
Displacement/Type3800-liter V6
Horsepower @ RPM 165 @ 5200
Torque @ RPM215 @ 2500
Transaxle4-speed auto.
Identifying an '88:
'88 Toronados were visually identical to '89s having 3 horizontal grille bars on the Trofeo and four on the standard Toronado.