The name Riviera was Latin for coastline, it was chosen to evoke the allure and affluence of the French Riviera. There were only 112,000 Rivieras built from 1963 to 1966. The First Gentle mans Sports Car was dubed from Automobile Magazine was an instant hit although it carried a $5,000.00 plus sticker. They were built on the Buick modified platform with its smooth and comfortable ride. The Italian designer Pininfarina said it was the most beautiful car America ever built. This is a stunning example of a restored 1964 Buick Riviera it is equipped with all power options including: power seat, air conditioning, factory radio, tilt wheel, speed reminder, original Rivieria wheels, new tires and much more. The power plant is its original 465 Wildcat V8 that is rated at 340hp. This is a numbers matching car, it is finished in its original show quality Wedge wood Blue with Black interior. This car runs and drives great, powerful, dependable, iconic looks and a true investment. #58396. Now on display at the home of “over the top cars”CHECKERED FLAG CLASICS7743 MONTEREY ST GILROY, 408-847-8788 or 888-625-2774, sold as-is, California buyers are responsible for sales tax and license fees. On the web: checkeredflagclassics. Buy with confidence I am a licensed bonded California dealer.
Pick of the Day would make a terrific birthday gift for someone
The Pick of the Day is a dramatically styled luxury craft
Yards of chrome were applied to the two-door coupe, which was a fashionable treatment in its day
I was 16 years old when the Riviera first appeared at the local Buick dealership in Redding, California.
The Buick Riviera debuted in October 1962 to tremendous acclaim, its uniquely beautiful “knife-edge” styling
This summer, Hagerty introduced a new tool for those interesting in the classic car marketplace, launching the Hagerty Vehicle Rating.
The Pick of the Day, a 1953 Buick Super Riviera, is such a build featuring subtle modifications for an overall exceptionally clean look.