Category: Buick

1955 Buick Special 4Dr

1955 Buick Special 4Dr The Buick Special was a car produced by Buick. It was usually their lowest-priced model, starting out as a full-size car in 1936. They are known as very durable and the engine almost live forever. History 1949 Buick Specials had received all-new bodywork, the first fully postwar design for these series. Read More …

1941 Buick 40 Special Sedanette

1941 Buick 40 Special Sedanette From 1936 on Buick’s Special model represented the entry level full-size car. The Special continued to be known as the 40-series, too. For the 1941 Buick 40 Special Sedanette the bodywork was all new, with the front fenders now very closely integrated into the cars overall design. Also new was Read More …

1955 Buick Roadmaster 4Dr Sedan

1955 Buick Roadmaster 4Dr Sedan The Roadmaster is a car that was built by Buick from 1936 to 1958. Roadmasters produced between 1936 and 1958 had the longest non-limousine wheelbase and shared their basic structure with entry-level Cadillacs and upscale Oldsmobiles. Between 1946 and 1957 the Roadmaster was Buick’s flagship. History In 1954 Buick Roadmasters Read More …

1962 Buick Electra 225

1962 Buick Electra 225 The Buick Electra is a full-size premium car, built by Buick from 1959 to 1990. Harlow H. Curtice, then president of Buick and later president of GM, named the car after his sister-in-law, Electra Waggoner Biggs. History The Electra 225 nameplate was a hint to the car’s overall length of over Read More …

1958 Buick Special Riviera

1958 Buick Riviera The Buick Special was a car produced by Buick, usually their lowest-priced model, starting out as a full-size car in 1936. History Introduced in the middle of the 1955 model year the four-door Buick Special Riviera were the first four-door pillarless hardtops ever produced. By then, the Buick Special was one of Read More …

1947 Buick Super Convertible

1947 Buick Super Convertible The Buick Super is a full-sized car produced from the 1940 through the 1958 model years. It was built on Buick’s larger body style (shared with the Roadmaster). 1947 Buick Super Convertible Basic styling was continued from 1942 now sedans had the front fender sweep across the doors to the rear Read More …

1950 Buick Fastback

1950 Buick Fastback The Super shared a new General Motors type ‘C-body’ with the Roadmaster cars, but on a shorter wheelbase. It featured three chrome ‘Ventiports’ on the front fenders to denote its smaller straight-eight engine and shorter engine compartment when compared with the Roadmaster. 1950 Buick Fastback 4dr Sedan It is a 4dr Fastback! Read More …

1950 Buick Super Sedanet

1950 Buick Super Sedanet The 1950 Buick Super Sedanet (fastback) is a full-sized car produced from 1940 to the 1958 model year.. It was built on Buick’s larger body size that was shared with the Buick Roadmaster. 1950 Buick Sedanet History The Super shared a new General Motors C-body with the Roadmaster but on a Read More …

1948 Buick Special

Two 1948 Buick Specials From 1936 to 1958, Buick’s Special model represented entry level of their full-size cars. ‘Special’ was known as the ’40’ series internally. These cars were appreciated for their dependability and good quality. Two 1948 Buicks History For 1946 only the larger Special range remained available, still using the prewar B-body. The Read More …

Buick Inline Eight Engine

Buick Inline Eight Engine The Buick Straight-8 engine was named ‘Fireball’ and was produced from 1931 to 1953. The Buick Inline Eight engine (Straight Eight) was developed 1931 as a more powerful alternative to their inline-6 engines. Buick Inline Eight Engine Working The inner works are revealed in this cool cut-away sketch. [Source: Wikipedia] Buick Read More …