1949 Buick Riviera

Roadmaster Hardtop

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1949
  • Car type 
    Coupé
  • Drive 
    LHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Blue/White
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Interior type 
    Leather
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Automatic
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

RM Auctions: Automobiles of Amelia Island
March 14, 2009
ADMISSION:
Admission to this sale requires the purchase of the offical auction catalog for $100. The catalog will admit two and must be presented at the entrance to the sale to be granted entry.
AUCTION LOCATION
The Ritz-Carlton
4750 Amelia Island Parkway
Amelia Island, Florida
32034
SALE DATES:
March 14, 2009
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
(viewing starts at 9:00 AM)
PREVIEW DATES:
March 13, 2009
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
March 14, 2009
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
150hp, 320.2 cu. in. inline eight-cylinder engine, Dynaflow automatic transmission, independent front coil spring and semi-elliptic rear leaf springs suspension, four-wheel hydraulic drum brakes. Wheelbase: 126"
Buick continued its postwar success by breaking yet another sales record and producing nearly 400,000 cars in 1949. Buying a Buick had become more of a lifestyle decision and that trend would continue thanks to Harley Earl’s Art and Colour Department. The stunning new Buicks featured the sa