Category Archives: Buick

A Weekend Orgy of Wisconsin Car Shows, part 1: Friday in Monroe

[There are plenty of reasons to look forward to summer but for auto enthusiasts it’s all about car shows.  Sure, some parts of the country are lucky enough to have car show weather year round but here in the Midwest … Continue reading

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Vinyl Roofs: The Look Of Luxury

In my post from Mustang Alley at the Woodward Avenue Dream Cruise, I included photos of a 1971 Mustang Grandé that, being a high zoot model, bore that affectation of luxury so common in that era, the vinyl roof.  Even … Continue reading

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Bill Mitchell’s Buick Riviera Silver Arrow I

To view the entire photo gallery in 2D or your choice of stereo 3D formats, click here for a Flash player, here for an HTML applet, or here for an HTML5 viewer Bill Mitchell was a fan of Rolls Royce. Once, when someone … Continue reading

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Harley Earl’s Buick Y Job – The Ur Concept Car

To view the entire photo gallery in 2D or your choice of stereo 3D formats, click here for a Flash player , here for an HTML applet, or here for an HTML5 viewer The best part of writing about cars is the very cool … Continue reading

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Jet Age Station Wagons: 1959 Buick LeSabre Station Wagon

To view the entire photo gallery in your choice of 2D or stereo 3D formats, click here for a Flash player or here for an HTML applet When the 1983 movie, National Lampoon’s Vacation, was made, the Griswold family’s Wagon … Continue reading

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2012 Great Race Pace Car: 1936 Shafer 8 Buick, the Coker Special

To view the entire photo gallery in your choice of 2D or stereo 3D formats, click here for a Flash player or here for an HTML applet One of the things that you learn if you go to enough top … Continue reading

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2012 Great Race: 1936 Buick Speedster

To view the entire photo gallery in your choice of 2D or stereo 3D formats, click here for a Flash player or here for an HTML applet I don’t know if this 1936 Buick based speedster belonging to Milt Thomas … Continue reading

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2012 Great Race: The Pat Brothers’ Riveting 1931 Buick Shafer 8 Indy Racer

To view the entire photo gallery in your choice of 2D or stereo 3D formats, click here for a Flash player or here for an HTML applet The “Pat Brothers” are not brothers who share the surname Pat. They are … Continue reading

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2012 Woodward Dream Cruise GM Design Employees’ Car Show: 1960 Buick LeSabre Convertible

To view the entire photo gallery in your choice of 2D or stereo 3D formats, click here for a Flash player or here for an HTML applet Every year the employees and retirees of GM Design hold a car show … Continue reading

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Is Using an Arthritic Pain Releiver’s Pitchman the Way to Get Young People to Buy Buicks?

A year before Tiger Woods’ high profile car accident in late 2009 and subsequent breakdown of his marriage, Buick already had decided to end their 9 year relationship with the golfer, fortuitously avoiding one of the drawbacks to celebrity endorsements. … Continue reading

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