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Oldsmobile Division
Entry-level luxury division
Industry Automotive
Founded August 21, 1897; 123 years ago (1897-08-21)
Founder Ransom E. Olds
Defunct April 29, 2004; 16 years ago (2004-04-29)
Headquarters Lansing, Michigan, U.S.
Products 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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