Confirming prior speculation after General Motors Corp.'s surprise announcement that it will discontinue its Oldsmobile line (see WEVTU — Dec. 15, '00, p.1), sources close to GM now confirm that GM will halt production of its 3.5L Twin Cam V-6 engine sometime in the '02 model year. And since the 3.5L Twin Cam is the only engine used in the Oldsmobile Intrigue, the death of the engine — launched just three years ago for the '99 model year — means the Intrigue is the first Olds product for ...

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