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1970 Oldsmobile Toronado
Standard Equipment

Below: 1970 Toronado featured dramatic new styling in its final year of the body style introduced for 1966

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Image: 1970 Oldsmobile Toronado instrument panel

Above: New instrument panel debuted for 1970, and was used for only one year. This year, the switches and control identifications were back lighted for ease of nighttime use. New Burl-grained inlays added a new dimension of elegance to the interior. (Click image to see larger version in a new window.)

High Compression 375-hp Rocket 455 V-8 Engine with 4-bbl. Carburetor
Positive Valve Rotators*
Turbo Hydra-Matic 400 Automatic Transmission (Column Shift)
Vari-Ratio Power Steering
Power Front Disc Brakes*
Deluxe Front Armrests with Bright Accent Moldings and Backplates
Deluxe Integral Rear Quarter Armrests
Instrument Panel, Right-Hand Front Door, and Rear Armrest Ashtrays
75-Ampere Hour/90-Plate Delco Battery
Instrument Panel Cigar Lighter
Electric Clock
42-Ampere Delcotron Generator
Wall-to-Wall Floor Carpeting (Includes carpeted cowl, door, and front seat back lower panels)
Burl-Grained Instrument Panel Inlays*
Torque-Beam Frame
Instrument Panel, Courtesy, and Glove Compartment Lamps
Roof Rear Quarter Lamps
Automatic Interior Door Lamp Switches
Chrome Rocker Panel and Wheel Opening Mouldings
Chrome Roof Drip Mouldings
Chrome Accented Pedals
Bench Front Seat
Foam-Padded Front and Rear Seat Cushions
Dual Front Seat Head Restraints
3 Front and 3 Rear Seat Lap Belts
2 Front Seat Shoulder Belts
Deluxe Steering Wheel
J78 x 15 Fiberglass-belted Blackwall Tires*
15" Steel Safety Wheels
10¼" Wheel Hub Caps
Flo-Thru Body Ventilation
Recessed-Park Dual-Speed Electric Windshield Wipers with Washers
Energy-Absorbing Steering Column
Folding Seat Back Latches
Side Marker Lights and Parking Lights that Illuminate with Headlights
Anti-Theft Ignition Key Warning Buzzer
Anti-Theft Ignition, Steering, and Transmission Lock

*New standard feature for 1970