1986 Buick Grand National. 231 CID 3.8L Turbocharged V6. Intercooled. 4 Speed Turbo Hydra-Matic Automatic Transmission. Power Steering and Brakes (Front Disc). T-Tops. Power Driver Seat. Power Windows and Locks. A.C. AM/FM Radio with cassette. Bogart Wheels.
This is the 16th vehicle in the 30-day Countdown to Barrett-Jackson’s 47th annual Scottsdale auction.
Things for Buick in the late 1970’s and early 1980’s were much like they are now.
Sportster GT, Speed V designed to offer racing style with daily-driving comfort
Unassuming compact was owned by luxury-goods mogul Bernard Arnault, who drove it just 9,100 miles
In other news, Mario’s anniversary celebrated in Phoenix and book showcases historic racing liveries
Historic Chrysler facility to house company’s nearly 400 concept and historic vehicles
Techno-Classica Essen sale expands company’s European sales schedule
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