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2016 Hot August Nights Collector Car Auction

August 4th, 5th, 6th, 2016

1955 BUICK CENTURY CV

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LOT #: 604
YEAR: 1955
MAKE: Buick
MODEL: CENTURY
STYLE: CV
ENGINE: 322 CI V8
TRANS: Automatic - 3 Speed
COLOR: RED/WHITE
INTERIOR:
ODOMETER: 38401

Full Description

1955 BUICK CENTURY CONVERTIBLE

The Century, equipped with it’s original 322ci/236hp engine and Dynaflow automatic transmission, is named such for easily doing 100mph, became Buicks performance line of production vehicles. Their performance and reliability was substantiated by becoming the vehicle of choice of the California Highway Patrol in 1955. Recognized by the 4 “venti ports” along the fender line, the Buick Century remains easily recognizable to the performance enthusiast. This 1955 Buick Century convertible, with what is believed to be original 38,400 miles showing on the odometer, has been restored cosmetically and mechanically with new paint, complete new interior upholstery, new top, new tires with chrome Kelsey Hayes spoke wheels, new brakes, new battery, etc. Original working options include power windows, power steering, power brakes, power top and rare power seat. All chrome and bright work glistens. Glass is clear and in great condition.

Auction Details

DATE: August 4th, 5th, 6th, 2016
LOCATION:
Reno Sparks Convention Center
4590 South Virginia Street
Reno, Nevada

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