Coast Motor Company
708 17th Street East
1953 Buick Special Riviera Two Door Hardtop. Finished in rich Burgundy paint accented by a clean Gray cloth interior. Power comes from the 110-hp, 248-cid OHV straight-eight engine and the shifting is done through the optional Dynaflow automatic transmission. This Buick features the famous push button under gas pedal starter, factory tissue dispensor, and steel wheels with spoke Buick covers wrapped in wide whitewall tires. The Buick Special was the last model to receive a new full-width body, in mid-1949 as a 1950 model. Before that the Specials were basically Fisher B-bodies dating back to 1941. The new model was introduced with a snaggle-tooth grille, which spilled down over the bumper and was also fitted to Super and Roadmaster models. Specials had three ventiports on the hood sides. The 1953 Specials were divided into two lines. The base model had no body-side moldings, while the Special Deluxe had trim, bright window outlines and Special script on the front fenders. Three body styles were available in the Special line, with four in the Special Deluxe. Each had a fastback, or Jetback, two-and four-door, as well as a conventional notchback four-door touring sedan. There were no Special convertibles or station wagons and the top seller was the four-door touring sedan with 141,396 sales. Please call Coast Motor Company today at (941) 212-6548 or after hours at (941) 417-0269 and we would be happy to help answer any questions you may have. Also, if you would like additional photos or videos please do not hesitate to ask. Keep in mind that we can provide financing as well as open or enclosed transportation right to your door. We have the ability to ship just about anywhere in the world regardless of your destination. Our goal is to make the whole process easy and fun so give us a call and see what we can do for you. All information provided is to the best of our knowledge and we are not responsible for typographical errors.
MORE FROM THIS SELLER
RUSTY RIDES GALLERYView All
OLDRIDE ANSWERSView All
- I need to buy a 5 lug 17in. artillery wheel
- How do I get my avatar uploaded?
- Has anyone bought a car off of Harwell motors in Texas?
- My first car was Plymouth Fury. What was yours?
- What do you think was the ugliest classic car ever designed?
- We have inherited a field of 26 classic vehicles ranging from 40ish Cadillacs to 60ish Chevs- help!!
- chevy belair has a miss, running rough
- Is there a market for a 1959 Ford Escort 2dr station wagon
- 1964 chevy bel air v6 4 door