1971 BUICK RIVIERA GS 2 DOOR HARDTOP - 19767 Sold* at Palm Beach Classic Car Auction 2003 - Lot #13 1971 BUICK RIVIERA GS 2 DOOR HARDTOP https://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/19767/19767_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
Lot #13

1971 BUICK RIVIERA GS 2 DOOR HARDTOP

Auction Palm Beach Classic Car Auction 2003
Reserve NO RESERVE
Status Sold
Price
Lot 13
Year 1971
Make BUICK
Model RIVIERA
Style GS 2 DOOR HARDTOP
*Includes Buyer Commission
Details
VIN 494871H908736
Exterior Color VIPER RED
Interior Color BROWN
Cylinders 0
Engine Size 0
Transmission
Description

Lot #13 - This 1971 Buick Riviera Gran Sport (gs), has a 455 cubic inch engine, with 370 horsepower at 4600 rpm's, delivering 455 ft. Lbs of torque at 2800 rpm's, with a 400 turbo automatic transmission. This matching #'s vehicle was in Buick's opinion "the most daring new car design in recent auto history". It's boattail shaped rear end and innovative detail to design and styling have proved out to be an autombile classic. Only 1 of 1676 total GC production models, it is as rare as it is unique. It's full body, engine out and full underbody restoration along with its totally new custom sculptured leather and tweed interior only add to this vehicles worth. Fully loaded with power windows, doorlocks, seats, rear defog, tilt wheel, max trac and climate control. With its bucket seats and council shift it is distinguished from all others.
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