1969 BUICK GRAN SPORT CONVERTIBLE - 96457Sold* at Scottsdale 2011 - Lot #1013.1 1969 BUICK GRAN SPORT CONVERTIBLE//cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/96457/96457_Front_3-4_Web.JPG
1969 BUICK GRAN SPORT CONVERTIBLE
*Includes Buyer Commission
Lot #1013.1 - Currently listed in the 1969 Buick Stage 1 Registry. Only 212 total 1969 Buick Stage 1 convertibles were built and only 13 such examples are currently listed in the Registry. Only 64 total had an automatic transmission with air conditioning and only 3 such examples are currently listed in the Registry. Only 37 out of the 1,158 total Grand Sport convertibles, Stage 1 and non-Stage 1, were painted this rare Silver Mist paint Code "69" body color and only 2 such examples are currently listed in the Registry. Built in the 2nd week of November 1968 at the Flint, Michigan plant. Has its matching numbers and correct "RS" Code block with matching VIN on pad. L75 A1 Stage 1 option high performance 400/345hp V8 engine, special ornamentation, posi-traction performance axle and heavy duty radiator. M40 B2 Turbo Hydramatic 400 transmission, power steering, power brakes, factory air conditioning, chrome plated wheels, Rally steering wheel, strato bucket seats, power convertible top, in dash analog clock, Firestone raised white letter tires and dual chrome exterior mirrors. It was originally sold through Frank Hawkins Buick Company in Seattle, Washington. From the Double L Ranch Collection.
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