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Oldsmobile Division
Former type Entry-level luxury division
Industry Automotive
When it was created August 21, 1897; 122 years ago (1897-08-21)
People who started it Ransom E. Olds
Defunct April 29, 2004; 15 years ago (2004-04-29)
Headquarters Lansing, Michigan, U.S.
Things made Luxury vehicles, mainstream vehicles
Parent General Motors

Oldmobile was an automobile maker, owned by General Motors. Oldmobiles were known for being affordable cars with good performance and new technologies. The company was closed in 2004, due to the company being less popular. The cars are still a popular GM car thanks to resale.

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