1953 BUICK SKYLARK SERIES 70 ROADMASTER CONVERTIBLE - 22403Sold* at Palm Beach Classic Car Auction 2003 - Lot #139 1953 BUICK SKYLARK SERIES 70 ROADMASTER CONVERTIBLE//cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/22403/22403_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
1953 BUICK SKYLARK SERIES 70 ROADMASTER CONVERTIBLE
Palm Beach Classic Car Auction 2003
SERIES 70 ROADMASTER CONVERTIBLE
FIFTIES & SIXTIES CARS - CONVERTIBLE
*Includes Buyer Commission
RED & WHITE
Lot #139 - Sold as the family sports car. This car has an overhead valve V8 engine, displacing 322- cubic inches, 188 horse power, with a four barrel carburetor. It has a 12-volt electric system, 121.5 inch wheelbase, power steering, power brakes, power seat, power windows, power antenna, power radio, power steering, power top. It also came with a twin-turbine dynaflow automatic transmission, 40 spoke chrome wire wheels, made by Kelsey Hayes. I was told the interior is original, the car has 40,840 original miles. This car is all original except for the paint, original factory continental kit (rare). If you ordered this car new, it came with your personalized name on the steering wheel. THe person that purchased this car new was Dicksie Bandy. I have been told this was an original Florida car. The original cost - a cool $5,000.00 retail.
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