1970 BUICK GSX 2 DOOR - 116176 Sold* at Scottsdale 2012 - Lot #1254.2 1970 BUICK GSX 2 DOOR https://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/116176/116176_Front_3-4_Web.JPG
Lot #1254.2   1970 BUICK GSX 2 DOOR
Auction Scottsdale 2012
Status Sold
Lot 1254.2
Year 1970
Model GSX
Style 2 DOOR
*Includes Buyer Commission
VIN 446370H273985
Exterior Color YELLOW
Interior Color BLACK
Cylinders 8
Engine Size 455
Transmission 3-SPEED AUTOMATIC
Lot #1254.2 - This particular Buick GSX has been the recipient of a meticulous concours nut and bolt restoration and is one of the finest available in existence. No, not just claimed, but nationally judged not once, but twice and the recipient of the Concours/Restored Gold award at the Buick GS Nationals and has spent it's recent restored life in a museum and private collection. It has it's original matching numbers motor, transmission and rear differential and is finished in the stunning original Code QQ color of Saturn Yellow that was available on the GSX model only in Buick's line. It is powered by the 455cid high performance V8 with a 3-speed HD turbo-hydromatic 400 M-40 transmission and 3.42 posi-traction rear end. Besides the GSX option, this hardtop is complimented with a very impressive list factory options and some added options that include air conditioning, bucket seats with floor console shifter, power and tilt steering, front disc brakes, Goodyear raised white letter tires on chrome Rally wheels, instrument gauge package with hood tach, AM/FM stereo and much more. Impeccable iron clad provenance includes the original owner's manual, warranty papers, customer vehicle delivery package, California emission decals, owner history registration cards back to 1975 and the original Build Sheet. A rotisserie pictorial and break down and decoding of the vehicles major components and numbers and GSX documentation, statistics and literature. It is also a registered entrant of the GSX Historical Society. Very few of these cars survived and only a handful of authentic documented real deal GSX cars remain in the world today. Also, very few were originally special ordered in this stunning Saturn Yellow and black configuration.