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1968 Hurst Olds Road Test with Jack “Doc” Watson and Bill Lindman

Here is the street version of what these two legends are disusing.

This is a very rare look back at not only the 1968 Hurst Olds and Bud Lindman with Road Test TV but the Olds Hero, Jack “Doc” Watson. You will want to listen closely to the Olds when Watson idles up to the TV camera.

How about 0 to 60 in 5.3 seconds on Polyglass white wall tires? That was quick in 1968.

Here is a little trivia question for you. How much fun is this car? Watch to the end and listen carefully!

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