Grand National

Grand National-Inspired: 1987 Buick Regal WE4

General Motors’ mid-size cars were due for an overhaul in 1988 and would shift from rear to front-wheel drive. That meant the 1987 Buick Regal and its variants would be the last of the RWD line, including the all-muscle… more»

One-Owner Survivor: 1987 Buick Grand National

A decade ago, you might have struggled to identify an American car from the 1980s destined to become a classic. That period was a generally miserable time for enthusiasts as power levels dwindled and manufacturers played it safe. However,… more»

Time Capsule: 1987 Buick Grand National

The second generation of the Buick Regal ran from 1978-87, but the company found the most success with the restyled models from 1981 to 1987 (the last of the rear-wheel cars). Backed by Buick’s involvement in NASCAR, the Grand… more»

3Fer! 1972 Chevrolet Corvette LT1/ 1985 Buick Grand National/ 1970 Plymouth Barracuda

Even if it needs to be restored, I still get excited when an LT1 Chevrolet Corvette crosses our path, and a convertible model with a hard top just sweetens the emotion.  But in this case, there’s actually more here… more»

Roughed Up: 1987 Buick Regal Grand National

Dull paint, 7 owners, water damaged interior for $34,998. Is this what the car hobby has inflated to? This 1987 Buick Regal Grand National is being sold by a dealer in Naperville, Illinois. It is listed here on eBay… more»

9 Mile 1987 Buick GNX Barn Find!

I’m not sure how there can be so many ultra-low mileage Buick Grand Nationals out there, but another has just been extracted from a barn! This one has just 9 miles and is the very desirable GNX model. We’ve… more»

1987 Buick Grand National With 800 Genuine Miles!

We’ve seen our share of 1987 Buick Grand Nationals over the past decade at Barn Finds, but this is for a sound reason. They remain one of the most desirable cars to roll out of an American factory during… more»

No Reserve: 1987 Buick Grand National

As the 1980s dawned, it seemed that the classic American muscle car was dead and buried. Some manufacturers were delving into the mystical world of fuel injection and electronic engine management on their V8 engines with limited success. Others… more»

1 of 112: 1986 Buick LaSabre Grand National

Muscle car buffs are familiar with the Buick Grand Nationals of 1982-87 based on the mid-size Regal. But lesser known is the one-year iteration of the GN on the full-size LaSabre platform in 1986. That happened because NASCAR wanted… more»

Unmolested Original: 1987 Buick Grand National

Who doesn’t like an underdog? The 1987 Buick Grand National was a product of the Buick engineering team continually improving a really cool car. It all came together in the last year of production for this body style. This… more»

No Reserve: 1984 Buick Grand National

The list of cars carrying badges derived from motorsport is as long as your arm and probably mine as well. Some of these cars share no discernable link with the event or category in question, but that isn’t the… more»

One Owner: 1987 Buick Grand National

There has only been one owner of this 1987 Buick Grand National. The car has reportedly only traveled 30,354 miles since new. It is listed for sale here on eBay with a current bid of $30,100. There is less… more»

Unreal Garage Find: Mustang GT350 and Shelby Parts

There are some finds that seemingly defy explanation. The types of discoveries where you shake your head and ask how this scenario can even unfold. That’s essentially what was going through my mind as I digested this incredible YouTube… more»

1 Owner: 1987 Buick Regal Grand National

Some times you have to pay a little more to get originality but I have rarely heard an owner complain after they take delivery. This is a one owner, completely stock 1987 Buick Grand National. This car struck fear… more»

16k Original Miles: 1987 Buick Grand National

For the 1987 model year, Buick produced 20,193 examples of its iconic Grand National. These are a genuine 1980’s muscle car, and when you couple their desirability with their performance, it’s hardly surprising that we see a few appearing… more»

V6 Turbo Survivor: 1987 Buick Grand National

The pages of automotive history books are littered with examples of buyers purchasing classic cars as a long-term investment, and they have failed to live up to expectations. One example was the 1978 Chevrolet Corvette Indy Pace Car. These… more»