1974 Buick Lesabre Luxus convertible. S/N 4P67W4X135079. One of 3627 produced. One of 393 with the 455 4bbl Stage 1 package. Numbers match. Frame-off restoration, approx 3000 miles since. Rebuilt 455 V8 and 400TH transmission. Positraction 3.23 rear with sway bar. Many new parts include rad, starter, shocks, front calipers, master cylinder, top with glass window defrost, antenna windshield, Coker American Classic white walls. Power drivers seat. Power windows, locks, trunk release. Remote control mirrors, drivers side thermometer. Dual exhaust. Bumpers rechromed, stainless trim polished. Leather wrap steering wheel, tilt/telescopic column. GM Crystal Claret paint. Super cruiser, head turner.
Pick of the Day originally was owned by a baby-delivering doctor
When the talk turns to tailfins, who could forget the sleek pair that adorned the 1959-60 Buick? Slanted outward from a crested line starting at the front doors, they were a stunning embellishment.
Wade Kawasaki and his team will continue to run the vintage vehicle tire supplier
Around 1,000 vehicles will cross the auction block by Saturday late afternoon
The first pre-production hardtop to receive a Ford serial number will be offered at no reserve during the Scottsdale auction in January
The sale also raised thousands for charity
Racers, rider, photographer will discuss career opportunities
Three separate auctions should command the attention of movie buffs and car enthusiasts alike