Buick Barn Finds

364 Nailhead V8: 1960 Buick LeSabre

In 1960, Buick offered four lines of cars – and none of them were compacts. The downsized Special wouldn’t come along until the following year, so all the Buicks were still full-size cars – at least 17 feet long!… more»

59,000 Mile Boattail Survivor! 1972 Buick Riviera

Riviera, as it was called, began as a trim level in Buick’s lineup denoting a two-door pillarless hardtop body. The name was chosen because it reminded all those who gaze upon it of the allure and affluence of the… more»

High-Mile Collectible: 1984 Buick Grand National

We all recognize by now that some listings for vintage cars shoot themselves right in the proverbial foot due to lack of information, bad photos, or both. In the case of this 1984 Buick Grand National, the pictures aren’t… more»

1987 Buick GNX With Only 8.7 Miles!

History is littered with them. By “them, ” I mean people who have bought a new car and hidden it away in the hope that it will become a future classic that will reap a huge reward when it… more»

1987 Buick Grand National With 27 Genuine Miles!

We’ve seen a few extraordinary examples of the 1987 Buick Grand National over the years here at Barn Finds, but this car has to be up there with the best of them. What you are looking at here is… more»

Barn Fresh 1957 Buick Century

Some barn find cars are a pig in a poke. Is there a hidden gem under all that dirt and dust? Personally, if I was an owner selling a car like that, I’d like to share all I know… more»

1974 Buick Riviera With 6,489 Original Miles!

When the owner of this 1974 Buick Riviera discovered it hidden away in a barn in 1996, it has a genuine 5,400 miles on the clock. It had occupied that spot for more than 17-years when the original owner’s… more»

Low Mileage Survivor: 1962 Buick Special

The Buick Special, along with the Pontiac Tempest, and the Oldsmobile Cutlass and F-85, comprised the range of GM Y-Body compacts that were introduced for the 1961 model year. Aside from unibody construction, these models each contained several innovative… more»

No Reserve Turbo: 1987 Buick Grand National

Barn Finds come in all shapes and sizes, and some of them are better than others. This 1987 Buick Grand National’s owner found it hidden away in a barn, a spot that it had occupied for more than 25-years…. more»

Clean Wagon: 1987 Buick LeSabre Estate

We will probably never see the likes of this 1987 Buick LeSabre Estate Wagon again. It seems that the era of the family station wagon is over, and there are no plans by any manufacturers to reintroduce one to… more»

43K Original Miles: 1987 Buick Grand National

Another day, another Buick Grand National – yes, it’s like a broken record at this point, but it also points to the fact that these are blue-chip collector cars that enthusiasts really enjoy owning. Great power, smooth delivery, brutish… more»

Fully Restored 455: 1971 Buick Gran Sport Stage 1

If you were looking for the most luxurious muscle car on the market in the 1960s/1970s and wanted to go GM, you turned to Buick as Cadillac had no such auto. From 1965-72, Buick offered the Gran Sport (or… more»

1 of 150: 1981 Buick Regal Indy 500 Pace Car

Before there was the Buick Grand National series and even the limited production GNX models, there was the Regal Indy 500 Pace Car. They were a group of 150 automobiles that were built to identical specifications to appear at… more»

Saffron Survivor: 1978 Buick Electra Limited

The Electra enjoyed a production run spanning four decades, over nine generations. This fifth-generation 1978 model comes at the height of the American “malaise” era of cars; a genre of now-classics spanning the 1970s, ’80s, and even creeping into… more»

One-Family Owned 1958 Buick Special Riviera

Okay Mr. Peabody, set the Wayback Machine to 1958 and cue the Happy Days theme song. Here’s a sharp-looking, sparkling survivor with no gaps on its resume. The seller shares that this Buick was purchased new in Nampa, Idaho… more»

Dusty Driver: 1987 Buick Grand National

It seems that any examples of the 1987 Buick Grand National that we see here at Barn Finds broadly fall into two categories. Some are pristine time capsules, while others will need some significant work if they are to… more»