Eric's Muscle Cars is proud to offer In Matador Red, this Buick Skylark is an elegant driver. It was designed to celebrate the company's 50th anniversary. The car underwent a frame-off restoration and has a correct Jenkins Leather interior. This is a very reliable car. The sale includes a binder with various receipts and history. This Skylark is powered by a 322 Fireball V8 engine, with correct V210457 assembly stamp, mated to a twin-turbine Dyna flow 2-speed transmission with correct "J" assembly stamp. The brake booster was rebuilt by White Post. The exterior features correct side badges and correct Kelsey-Hayes wire wheels with Diamondback whitewall tires. All Hydromatic systems are working, as is the power antenna. The original horn button shows the original owner's name. It also features the correct DI-NOC on the dash, the correct original Cowl Tag and power steering. Car can be driven anywhere. All systems working. This car was purchased from a Buick Club member who has driven the car 4500 miles in the last thirteen years. The current mileage is a reflection since its frame-off restoration. Includes a fully detailed engine bay.
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.)