1971 BUICK GS455 CONVERTIBLE - 117368 Sold* at Scottsdale 2012 - Lot #1571 1971 BUICK GS455 CONVERTIBLE https://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/117368/117368_Front_3-4_Web.JPG
Lot #1571

1971 BUICK GS455 CONVERTIBLE

Auction Scottsdale 2012
Reserve NO RESERVE
Status Sold
Price
Lot 1571
Year 1971
Make BUICK
Model GS455
Style CONVERTIBLE
*Includes Buyer Commission
Details
VIN 434671H137617
Exterior Color ORANGE
Interior Color WHITE
Cylinders 8
Engine Size 455
Transmission 3-SPEED AUTOMATIC
Description

Lot #1571 - Unrestored 1971 Buick State 1 GS455 convertible, 1 of 81 built, matching numbers TS code stage 1 engine, 455/345hp, automatic, 3.42 posi, power steering, power brakes, power windows, cruise, tilt, air conditioning, Rallye wheels, very rare N-25 bumpers, white interior, SCO on trim tag, has not been titled or registered since 1980. Garage kept for past 32 years, unrestored very rare GM muscle car. Ownership history traced back to 1975 and partial original Build Sheet. All 81 1971 factory Gran Sport convertible Stage 1 cars were only built in Flint, MI (plant code H) meaning the VIN must start with 434671H. VIN stamp on the block matches the original VIN number of the car, correct Stage 1 engine code on block of 1231738 and TS Code. Engine casting date is approximately one month before the car build date of 02b which is correct.
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