For sale in our Detroit showroom is this outstanding 1971 Buick Skylark. This gorgeous muscle car is all original and preserved except for a new coat of paint and a new vinyl top. The dark metallic green paint job is simply stunning in the sun and will turn heads at every cruise night or car show. Accenting the beautiful exterior is the pristine green vinyl interior that will take you back to the glory days of Detroit muscle. This Skylark has been professionally detailed and is ridiculously clean. Powering this numbers matching Skylark is the 350 Cubic Inch V8 engine with the 2 barrel carb backed by an automatic transmission. The 350 V8 in 1971 was rated at 230 horsepower and though that doesn't sound like a lot it was the last year of the more powerful engines before power declined drastically for the 1972 model year. This particular Buick is heavily optioned and a breeze to drive with its power brakes, power steering, and even cruise control. You don't get too much closer to an original car than this one, which has been upgraded in all the right places. Options on this beautiful Buick include; AM radio, power brakes, power steering, , seat belts, vinyl interior, vinyl top, radial tires, original hub caps. Don't miss your chance to own a piece of Detroit muscle history! For more information on this 1971 Buick Skylark including HD pictures and video please visit www.gatewayclassiccars.com or call one of our friendly staff at 313-982-3100.
Buick launched its compact Special sedan for the 1961 model year, mid-way through the selling season, it added a sport coupe called the Skylark, a name last used by the GM division in 1954.
My Dad and I bought this in 1984.
In addition to Cadillac and Oldsmobile, Buick celebrated its golden anniversary in 1953 with a special edition convertible.
Created to celebrate Buick’s 50th anniversary, the Skylark joined the Oldsmobile 98 Fiesta and Cadillac Series 62 Eldorado as the top-of-the-line, limited-production specialty convertibles.
Created to celebrate Buick’s 50th anniversary, the Skylark joined the Oldsmobile 98 Fiesta and Cadillac Series 62 Eldorado as the top-of-the-line.
Priced at $11,800 or best offer, the Pick of the Day is a 1963 Buick Skylark that might be a nice starter car for someone looking to get into the classic car hobby.
Thirty years ago in October, I went to buy a 1965 Buick Skylark hardtop, found out it was a four-door and decided to pass.
The first picture is why. The second picture is when. The third picture is now. Remembering Dad (and having a mid-life crisis.)
Pick of the Day driven less than 80,000 miles since new