1955 BUICK SPECIAL 2 DOOR HARDTOP - 132842Sold* at Las Vegas 2012 - Lot #344.1 1955 BUICK SPECIAL 2 DOOR HARDTOPhttps://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/132842/132842_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
Lot #344.1 - Showcasing an excellent example of a 1955 Buick Special Riviera that has been completely restored to high standards. The restoration started as a rust-free car that had all its original sheet metal. The body is very straight and the paint is beautiful. The original exterior color of Belfast Green with Dover White is very rare and rich looking. Everything on the exterior is new including all the chrome, trim, etc. The undercarriage is also very clean. The exterior is complimented by a factory green interior which matches beautifully. It has a factory looking retro digital radio with a CD changer in the trunk with a power antenna. The original radio is included with the car. The engine compartment is very clean and houses the rebuilt V8. This car in is excellent mechanical condition and starts immediately. This car still has the original carburetor and the unique Buick accelerator turn on feature. The transmission also shifts smoothly. This car feels like the day it left the showroom and is a true pleasure to drive. It is being offered by The Frank Collection.
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