For Sale: 1965 Buick Riviera in Hettiswil, Bern

Vehicle Description

401 Cui. Matching numbers. Swiss car, delivery by GM Biel. Vehicle is located in Switzerland and has no US Title. The car is technically in exceptionally good condition. The paint is first class, painted in Switzerland. It never had rust and is unwelded. Engine and gearbox do not lose oil and are original. My pre owner had the car for the last 27 years. The engine brings its full power. Automatic shifts extremely fine. Automatic and engine never have cooling problems. Manifold exhaust. Electric seat adjustment. Power windows. Power steering. Power brakes. The interior is original. The sheet metal and gaps are perfect. It needs no further investment and runs very reliably. 

Buick Riviera 1965,

6,571 cc, 401 cui., 329.5 hp at 4400 rpm, 603.3 Nm at 2800 rpm, compression ratio 10.25-1, nailhead, curb weight 1,901 kg., length 5283 mm, width 1946 mm, height 1346 mm, production number 1965 34,586 units.

Conversion of brake distributor and brake line from single circuit to dual circuit May 2018.

Replacement radio May 2018

Interior lighting repaired May 2018

Mixing flap hot/cold repaired November 2018

Parking brake cable replaced November 2018

Driver and passenger seats reupholstered February 2019

Transverse and longitudinal control arms rubber bearings and ball joints replaced August 2020

Axle geometry adjusted September 2020

Damaged paint on underbody repaired December 2020

Oil pan automatic (TH400) new sealed, December 2020 KM state 97'000

New fuel tank, February 2021

About the vehicle history:

Ownership period previous owner 28 years

Manual in German available GM Biel

Store manual on paper available

Body Manual on paper available

Head Lights Manual on paper available

List of renewed parts:                           

Front windshield 2007

Front brake drums 2017

Front brake shoes 2017

Rear brake drums 2017 incl. brake cylinder and all hoses

Rear brake shoes 2017 incl. brake cylinder and all hoses

Parking brake cable 2018

Exhaust system 2007

Carburetor 2007

Radiator 2007

Hydro tappets 2007

Electric motors original

Ignition system 2007

Ignition cable 2007

Front suspension 2018

Rear suspension 2018

Front shock absorber 2018

Rear shock absorber 2018

Cardan shaft front part original

Cardan shaft rear part original

Wheel bearing front left original, 2008 cleaned, greased and adjusted

Wheel bearing front right original, 2008 cleaned, greased and adjusted

Wheel bearing rear left original

Wheel bearing rear right original

Speedometer revision original, new cable 2018

Fuel pump replaced, date unknown

Servo pump Original

Floor carpet replaced 2017

Brake booster replaced, date unknown

Alternator replaced, date unknown

Starter battery 03/22/2018 Energizer

Chrome was re-chromed

Clock Original

Instrument cluster original

Last paint 2007

Transverse and longitudinal control arms August 2020

New gas tank February 2021

Gasket oil pan automatic January 2021

New windshield wipers February 2021

New wiper water tank February 2021

Wheels balanced February 2021

Vehicle Details

  • 1965 Buick Riviera
  • Listing ID: CC-1646614
  • Price: $64,500
  • Location:Hettiswil, Bern
  • Year:1965
  • Make:Buick
  • Model:Riviera
  • Exterior Color:Silver
  • Interior Color:Black
  • Transmission:Automatic
  • Engine Size:V-8
  • Odometer:62000
  • Title Status:Clear
  • Restoration History:Fully Restored
  • Exterior Condition:Excellent
  • Seat Material:Vinyl
  • Power Brakes:Yes
  • Power Steering:Yes
  • Power Windows:Yes
  • Power Seats:Yes
  • Engine History:Original
  • Engine Condition:Running
  • Drive Train:Rear-wheel drive
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