If you own a car with the words “Official Pace Car 69th Indianapolis 500, May 26, 1985” on the doors you are going to have a few conversations that go like this. Random dude: Wow, so that car was used as the pace car at Indy…that’s wicked. You: Well…it is actually a commemorative version of the pace car, one of 242 built. Random dude: So the folks at Indy 500 paid to have that on the side as advertisement..? You: No…actually the buyer had to pay more for this option… Random dude: Okay, well can you just stop parking it on my lawn, it’s killing the grass. If this kind of exchange gets you excited, you can pick up your 1985 Oldsmobile Cutlass Calais Indy 500 Pace Car here on eBay offered for $12,950 in Ozone Park, NY.
From the seller:
Condition: Certified pre-owned Year: 1985
VIN (Vehicle Identification Number): 1G3NF27L9FC047129 Mileage: 19998
Engine: 3.0 Transmission: Automatic
Power Options: Air Conditioning, Cruise Control, Power Locks, Power Windows Fuel Type: Gasoline
Vehicle Title: Clear
Drive Side: Left-hand drive Safety Features: Anti-Lock Brakes
Make: Oldsmobile Number of Cylinders: 6
Drive Type: FWD Interior Color: Gray
Body Type: Coupe For Sale By: Dealer
Warranty: Vehicle does NOT have an existing warranty Exterior Color: Burgundy
Trim: pace car Options: Cassette Player
we are offering for sale a very rare OLDSMOBILE CALAIS 500 pace car. this is a 1 owner car with right around 20000 miles. this car starts up runs great with no leaks no smoke and no check lights. this IS AN ORIGINAL PACE CAR ONE OF ONLY 242 MADE IN 1985 ALL OF WHICH WERE ON THE INFIELD ON RACE DAY, so this is your chance to own a piece of history and only 106 of them were V6. in the last 40 years there were VERY FEW pace cars with a smaller production amount.these cars have become virtually extinct, and i dont believe you can find a nicer one. please review the pictures this car was always garaged and only driven to shows where it would routinely win first place. the interior is immaculate w no rips tears or dash cracks, but the headliner is starting to sag. the motor is smooth and quiet the transmission shifts well.
brakes suspension and tires are all excellent. this car is as good as you will find a pace car anywhere. the mileage is accurate the carfax is included in the last picture. this car does not come with a warranty due to its age. radio/trip display works itermitently as does the power antenna, all other items in good working order.it is available to be seen by appointment only. this is a fixed price sale with absolutely no trades and no offers. the buyer is responsible for shipping but we do have shippers we can recommend if you need one. we also provide free airport pick up for fully paid buyers. A $500 NON REFUNDABLE DEPOSIT IS REQUIRED TO RESERVE THIS CAR! the balance is to be cash certified funds or wire transfer ONLY.
Just look at that interior! WOW!!